McMICHAEL SIGNATURE PERFORMANCE SERIES
Art. Music. Conversation.
Enjoy evening performances and presentations, all part of the McMichael Signature Performance Series. Experience the acoustic magic of the Woodland Gallery, enjoy an evening stroll through the grounds and the McMichael’s latest exhibitions, and have a delicious dinner at the restaurant, overlooking the Humber Valley, prior to an extraordinary performance.
Dance and Drama - On-going
McMichael Concert Series - On-going
Speaker Series - On-going
September 06, 2014
Da.a.xiigang, Charles Edenshaw, Master Carpenter, with Robert Davidson
Robert Davidson, the great-grandson of Charles Edenshaw and a master carver in his own right, will discuss the pivotal role played by Edenshaw in the cultural endurance of the Haida people.
October 18, 2014
J.W. Morrice and Henri Matisse in Search of the Exotic, with Katerina Atanassova
Stimulated by fin de siècle longings for the exotic, several artists sought inspiration in North Africa and in the Caribbean. This gallery talk offers visitors an opportunity to hear from McMichael Chief Curator, Katerina Atanassova.
November 01, 2014
Morrice and Matisse: Bedfellows Under the Sign of Modernism, with John O'Brian
John O’Brian, the author of Ruthless Hedonism: The American Reception of Matisse and various articles on J.W. Morrice, will highlight the personal and artistic relationship between Morrice and Matisse leading up to the First World War.
November 22, 2014
Lyman and Matisse, with François-Marc Gagnon
With a critical eye and legendary repartee, François-Marc Gagnon will examine John Lyman's time at the Académie Matisse, where the artist developed good knowledge of the French master's work.