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.
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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

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

Crosscurrents: Canada in the Making. Lead Exhibition Curator: Roxane Shaughnessy. Featuring artwork by: Vanessa Dion Fletcher, Brenda ... more


Oct 10, 2018 - May 26, 2019 | opening reception Wed 10 Oct, 6-7:30pm, artists present:

Beads, they're sewn so tight. Guest Curator: Lisa Meyers. Artists: Bev Koski, Katie Longboat, Jean Marshall and Olivia Whetung. I ... more


EVENTS

Jan 25-27, 2019:

Manidoominensagemin Toronto (We are Beading in Toronto). The symposium will contribute to and build on the scholarship around contemporary Indigenous art with a focus on beading techniques and quillwork. Through making and learning toge ... more


Sat 26 Jan 2019, 6-8pm:

Join us to celebrate the launch of the catalogue for the Textile Museum of Canada's most recent exhibition: Beads, they're sewn so tight. The publication features writing by exhibition curator Lisa Myers and full-colour images

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ONGOING PROGRAMS

Public tours of the Textile Museum are offered every Sunday. Tours begin at 2pm at the main entrance and are guided by Museum docents. FREE with paid admission to the Museum.


Private group tours. Groups are welcome to book private tours using our online booking form. Group tours must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance.


Touch tours. We offer touch tours for visitors who are blind or partially sighted. To book, please contact [email protected] or 416 599 5321 x2234.


ONLINE PROJECTS

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

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