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Events

Join us for special exhibition events, art parties, our signature fundraising gala, and more!

Registration can be done online any time, in person during Museum hours, or by phone at 416.408.5055 Monday to Friday from 10 am to 5 pm.

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February
27
10:00 am - 8:00 pm

Friends Day | Ai Weiwei: Unbroken

Gardiner Friends are invited to join us for a preview of the exhibition Ai Weiwei: Unbroken before it opens to the public. ...

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February
27
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Artist Talk: Jeff Pratt

Get the chance to meet and hear from Shop exhibiting artist Jeff Pratt....

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March
05
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

AWW Free School: Embodied Narratives

Writer and researcher Tara Farahani leads an in-gallery spoken word exercise followed by a contemplative clay session led by ceramic artist and community educator Zahra Komeylian....

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March
09
10
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Anniversary Weekend

To celebrate the Gardiner Museum's 35th anniversary, join us for free family clay programming from 11 am - 3 pm, and enjoy free admission all weekend. ...

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March
19
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

AWW Free School: Documenting Dissent

Join us for an in-gallery workshop on dissent, democracy, and student activism, followed by a documentary screening that delves into the invisibility of Canadian state violence....

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April
02
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

AWW Free School: Fake News

Writer and video artist RM Vaughan and NOW Magazine Life and Social Media Editor Michelle da Silva co-lead an in-gallery workshop on post-truth culture writing in the social media and fake news era....

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April
16
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

AWW Free School: Extreme Music Therapy

Join us for an in-gallery heavy metal listening exercise, followed by a metal show featuring queer doom metal duo Vile Creature, poet and metal vocalist Chris Colohan, and more....

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April
25
26
8:00 pm - 12:00 am

New Ho Queen: Undivided

Inspired by the exhibition Ai Weiwei: Unbroken, New Ho Queen will curate an art party in partnership with the Gardiner that breaks down walls and boundaries....

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May
07
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Hidden from View: China’s Repression of Uyghurs

This panel will explore Human Rights Watch’s ongoing research on China's mass arbitrary detention and mistreatment of Turkic-speaking Muslim Uyghurs....

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June
04
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

AWW Free School Final: 6/4/89

Coinciding with the 30th anniversary of the student protests at Tiananmen Square, this culmination of the AWW Free School will feature an onstage conversation with journalists and activists who witnessed the massacre, reflecting on its impact....

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