The Gardiner is thrilled to announce the launch of CLAY, an original in-house restaurant offering seasonal menus of fresh, local fare in collaboration with The Food Dudes.
Ai Weiwei is one of the world’s most influential artists and human rights activists, and one of China’s most formidable critics. Ai Weiwei: Unbroken features a selection of the artist's most iconic ceramics, and marks the international debut of new work. Opens February 28!
Get creative as a family with clay activities on February 17 and 18, including a fun mosaic-making workshop led by a local artist. Admission for visitors 18 and under is free everyday!
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!
Everyone can love clay! Become a Friend at one of the world’s great specialty museums and enjoy the benefits, including unlimited admission, invitations to exhibition previews and special events, discounts on lectures and clay classes, and more.
Marc Egan is a studio ceramist, producing decorated earthenware pottery and ceramic sculpture out of his Toronto studio.
He studied ceramics at the Sheridan College School of Craft and Design.
As a ceramics instructor/educator, Marc has taught at Harbourfront Centre, George Brown College, Sheridan College, and the Gardiner Museum. He has undertaken both national and international artist residencies and is the recipient of many awards including the Winifred Shantz Award for Ceramics in 2003. Marc has exhibited across Canada and in the United States, and his work is included in numerous private collections, as well as the collections of the Gardiner Museum, ROM, and the Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery. As part of his teaching, he demonstrates techniques, discusses ideas, and shares his extensive knowledge of ceramics with his students to help them develop their skills, broaden their understanding, and find inspiration in clay.
Learn the art of the potter’s wheel. Create functional and sculptural pieces with earthenware clay and glazes.
Learn the art of the potter’s wheel. Create functional and sculptural pieces with earthenware clay and glazes....
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