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.
Janet Macpherson is known for her fascinating and technically complex porcelain animals. Through four multimedia, Macpherson revisits moments in Canadian history and questions commonly-held conceptions about the North, identity, and our relationship to landscape.
Don't miss the final installment of Canada Recast, hosted by Globe and Mail columnist Doug Saunders. For a look beyond Canada 150, we turn to two Canadian science-fiction visionaries: Drew Hayden Taylor and Camille Turner.
The Gardiner Museum is among the few museums in the world focused on ceramics, and is one of the most important specialty museums internationally. It houses approximately 4,000 objects, including European porcelain, ceramics from the Ancient Americas, Chinese porcelain, Japanese porcelain, and contemporary ceramics. Search the collection online!
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JANET MACPHERSON earned her Bachelor degree in philosophy from York University, and studied ceramics at Sheridan College. She holds an MFA with a focus on ceramics from The Ohio State University. Janet has been the recipient of research and project grants from The Canada Council for the Arts, was nominated for the RBC Emerging Artist People’s Choice Award in 2012, and was the 2013 Winifred Shantz Award for Ceramics. Janet was an artist-in-residence at Harbourfront Centre from 2011 to 2014 and recently completed an international residency at Zentrum fur Keramik in Berlin, Germany. She has shown her work extensively in Canada and the United States. Janet lives and works in Toronto.
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