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

Facebook: www.facebook.com/textilemuseumofcanada.
Twitter: www.twitter.com/tmctoronto.
Instagram: www.instagram.com/textilemuseumofcanada/.





TAG: African, American, Asian, Canadian, City Hall District, European, First Nations, Inuit Art, Latin & South American, Middle Eastern, Oceanian / Australian, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG), Ontario Museum Association (OMA), Other Fine Craft: metal, jewellery, stone, bone, Public Galleries / Museums, Textiles / Fibre Art

EXHIBITIONS

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


Jun 27, 2018 - Mar 31, 2019 | opening reception Wed 27 Jun, 6-7:30pm:

Crosscurrents: Canada in the Making. Featuring the work of artists Vanessa Dion Fletcher, Brenda Lee, Meghann O'Brien, Amanda Rataj ... more


PROGRAMMING

Fri 22 Jun 2018, 6-7:30pm:

A Special Evening with Quiltmaker and Curator Nancy Crow. Join us for an intimate wine and cheese reception and gallery tour with Nancy Crow, curator of Color Improvisations 2. Guests will be treated to lively conve ... more


Thur 28 Jun 2018, 5:30-7:30pm:

Focus on Quillwork. Join artists Brenda Lee (Cree) and Vanessa Dion Fletcher (Potawatomi and Lenape) as they speak about the networks through which they learned – and are now passing on – their traditional textile ski ... more


Sat 8 Sep & Sun 9 Sep 2018, 10am-5pm:

Improvisational Patchwork Workshop with Barb Mortell. Join Barb Mortell for a two-day workshop inspired by the approach of Nancy Crow. Barb will guide participants in explorations of line and colour. At the end of the workshop, particip ... more


Sundays 2pm:

Join us every Sunday at 2pm for tours hosted by TMC volunteers, featuring our exhibition Color Improvisations 2: An International Exhibition of Contemporary Quilts (May 30-Sep 23, 2018) and Crosscurrents: Canada in the Making (Jun 27, 2

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ONLINE PROJECTS

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

Welcome to TXTilecity www.txtil ... more


(See also Community Courses – http://bit.ly/2pAQwOG).