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
[email protected]
www.textilemuseum.ca

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EXHIBITIONS

Oct 2, 2019 -- Mar 15, 2020 | opening reception Wed 2 Oct, 5-7:30pm (FREE):

Wild. Artists: Carrie Allison, Omar Badrin, Catherine Blackburn, Emily Jan, Humboldt Magnussen. Curated by: Farah Yusuf. Wild fea ... more


Dec 7, 2019 -- Aug 30, 2020 | opening celebration Sat 7 Dec, 2-5pm:

Printed Textiles from Kinngait Studios. Curated by Roxane Shaughnessy. This exhibition presents the little-known story of a group of Inuit arti ... more


Apr 4-Oct 25, 2020 | artist talk Sat 4 Apr 12noon-1:30pm; opening celebration 2-5pm:

Anna Torma: Permanent Danger. Curated by Sarah Quinton. Anna Torma's large embroideries show her deep concern for the world we live in. Her unique drawing style is an expression of her complex experiences of family, i ... more


COMMUNITY GALLERY

Mar 14-Apr 9, 2020:

Artist in Residence Exhibition.


Apr 15-Jun 21, 2020 | opening celebration Wed 15 Apr, 5:30-7:30pm:

Community Voices Exhibition.


EVENTS + ONGOING PROGRAMMING

Wed 5 Feb 2020, 5-7pm:

Teachers' Evening, includes a tour of Printed Textiles from Kinngait Studios. FREE; registration required.


Wed 12 Feb 2020, 6-7pm:

Art Chat, Printed Textiles from Kinngait Studios. FREE with admission.


Wed 26 Feb 2020, 6-7:30pm:

Textiles Seminar, The West Baffin Eskimo Cooperative. $20-$40; registration required.


Sat 4 Apr 2020:

Opening celebration 2-5pm, Anna Torma: Permanent Danger exhibition; FREE. Artist talk with Anna Torma 12noon-1:30pm; FREE with admission.


Wed 15 Apr 2020, 5:30-7:30pm:

Opening celebration: Community Voices exhibition. FREE.


Textile Teach-ins. Wed 29 Jan 2020, 5:30-7:30pm: Weaving. FREE with admission. Sat 8 Feb 2020, 1-4pm: Helmet Making with Humboldt Magnussen. FREE with admission. Wed 19 Feb 2020, 5:30-7:30pm: Helmet Making with Humboldt ... more


Public tours of the Textile Museum are offered every Sunday. Tours begin at 2pm on the 2nd Floor in front of the Museum Shop and are guided by Museum docents. FREE with admission to the Museum. Exhibitions: Printed Textiles from Kinn ... more


Private group tours. Groups are welcome to book private tours using our online booking form: www.textilemuseum.ca/education/group-tours. Group tours must be scheduled ... more


Touch tours. We offer touch tours for visitors who are blind or partially sighted. To book, please use this form: www.textilemuseum.ca/education/group-tours, or contact [email protected] or 416 599 5321 x2228.


The Textile Museum of Canada is open late Wednesdays, until 8pm. Exhibitions: Printed Textiles from Kinngait Studios (Dec 7, 2019 - Aug 30, 2020), Wild with artists: Carrie Allison, Omar Badrin, Catherine Blackburn, Emily Jan, Humbol

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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 for info on Textile Teach-ins Jan 29, Feb 8, 19, Mar 14, 25 & Apr 18); Printmaking Workshop Mar 27 & 28; and Slow Approach: Looking Apr 8, Stitching Apr 22 & Drawing Apr 29 – http://bit.ly/2sDO8bL).