Textile Museum of Canada


Textile Museum of Canada
55 Centre Avenue, Toronto ON M5G 2H5 (St Patrick Subway, walk 1 short block E on Dundas)
Open daily 11-5, Wed 11-8. Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day, Easter Weekend (Fri-Mon), Victoria Day, Canada Day, Thanksgiving. Open on Ontario Family Day, August Civic Holiday, Labour Day.
admission: $15 general; $10 seniors; $6 students (with ID) & youth. $30 family. Free to children under 5 years of age. Free to members. Weds 5-8pm: pay-what-you-can. Wheelchair accessible.
T: 416 599 5321 F: 416 599 2911
[email protected]
www.textilemuseum.ca

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EXHIBITIONS

Feb 7-May 13, 2018 | opening reception Wed 7 Feb, 6-7:30pm:

Artistry in Silk: The Kimono of Itchiku Kubota. Curated by Jacqueline Marx Atkins. Artistry in Silk celebrates the work of ... more


Mar 14-Jun 10, 2018 | opening reception Wed 14 Mar, 6-7:30pm, artist in attendance:

Jane Kidd: Curious. Curated by Sarah Quinton and Anna Richard. Curious presents masterful conceptual and tec ... more


May 30-Sep 23, 2018 | opening reception Wed 30 May, 6-7:30pm:

Color Improvisations 2: An International Exhibition of Contemporary Quilts. Curated by Nancy Crow. Color Improvisations 2 is ... more


PROGRAMMING

Wed 2 May 2018, 6-7pm:

Artistry in Silk with Natalia Nekrassova: Exhibition tour. Join TMC curator Natalia Nekrassova as she highlights how Itchiku Kubota's practice exemplifies Japanese textile craft traditions while responding to 20th-c ... more


Fri 4 May, 11am-5pm and Sat 5 May 2018, 10am-3pm:

Annual Textile Bazaar. At Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw Street, Toronto (near Trinity Bellwoods Park). Fabrics | yarn | vintage linens | buttons | beads | books | crafts | quilting supplies | notions | equipment + more! Proceeds support the ... more


Wed 16 May 2018, 6-7:30pm:

"Weaver's Eye, Weaver's Art: Kilims of Anatolia" – lecture with Sumru Belger Krody. Sumru Belger Krody, Senior Curator at The George Washington University Museum / The Textile Museum (DC), will present on Anatolian tapestry-woven kilims,

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Wed 23 May 2018, 6-7pm:

Curious conversationsGallery tour. Exhibition curators Sarah Quinton and Anna Richard lead a tour of Jane Kidd: Curious. FREE with admission (by donation Wednesdays after 5pm).


Sundays 2pm:

Join us every Sunday at 2pm for tours hosted by TMC volunteers, featuring our exhibitions Jane Kidd: Curious (Mar 14-Jun 10, 2018), and Artistry in Silk: The Kimono of Itchiku Kubota (Feb 7-May 13, 2018). FREE with admission.


ONLINE PROJECTS

Narrative Threads: Crafting the Canadian Quilt www.narrativethreads.ca/index.html.

Welcome to TXTilecity www.txtil ... more


(See also Community Courses for info on The Slow Approach workshops with Susan Fohr Apr 4, 11 & 18; and Tapestry Teach-ins Apr 14, 25, May 12 & 23) – http://bit.ly/2pAQwOG).