Join à la Carte Kitchen Inc. at the Gardiner Bistro for lunch from Sunday to Friday in the third-floor Terrace Room with stunning views overlooking the city.
February 16 to May 21, 2017
Janet Macpherson: A Canadian Bestiary is an unprecedented group of installations where the artist uses her unique visual language to convey a very personal view of Canada. Through four immersive installations that include sound design by Justin Haynes and Janet Macpherson, and video projections by Renée Lear, Macpherson revisits moments in Canadian history and questions commonly-held conceptions about the North, identity, and our relationship to landscape.
David Balzer, Editor-in-Chief at Canadian Art magazine explores the problems and opportunities surrounding Canada 150: an event that could, and should, be as much about the future as the past.
The Gardiner Museum is Canada’s national museum of ceramics. It is one of a small number of specialized museums of ceramics in the world. Ceramic is the term we use to describe any object, whether created for practical, ritual, or ornamental use, that is made of clay and fired. There are many different types of […]
Each year, people like you help the Gardiner maintain the exhibitions, collections and programs that contribute to the vitality of Toronto by engaging an increasingly diverse population and helping to create community through shared experience.
Explore the potential of working with clay! Professional ceramic artists guide students of various skill levels and offer advice.
How do I register for drop in classes?
1) When you arrive at the museum please proceed directly to the Front Desk to pick up a number. Numbers are available for pick up 45 minutes ahead of ticket sale times: 4:45 pm on Wednesdays and Fridays, and 11:45 am on Sundays. You will received one numbered ticket per person present. Numbers will continue to be handed out until there are none left.
2) Once you have your number, you can leave the museum and come back at 5:30 pm (Wednesdays and Fridays) or 12:30 pm (Sundays). You can also look around the Museum or Shop.
3) Please return promptly at ticket selling time: 5:30 pm (Wednesdays and Fridays) or 12:30 pm (Sundays). Numbers will then be called out in order. Please return the number when you buy your ticket. If you are not present when your number is called, you risk losing your spot in line.
*Children under 12 must be accompanied by a participating adult
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