Canadian Spirit: The Tom Thomson Experience continuesCurated by Virginia Eichhorn, Director, Chief Curator Associate Curators: Robert Alton, Exhibitions Coordinator and David Huff, Curator of Collections This ongoing exhibition gives visitors an educational and entertaining introduction into Tom Thomson’s life, his connections with Owen Sound and Grey County, and the factors that led him to become one of Canada’s greatest artists. Canadian Spirit: The Tom Thomson Experience ... Read More
Betwixt & Between: An Untold Tom Thomson StoryBetwixt & Between: An Untold Tom Thomson Story is a multi-faceted, fully immersive, interactive exhibition designed to tie the story of Canadian artist Tom Thomson (1877-1917) with the often overlooked history of the First Nations peoples of the Bruce Peninsula. The project is an innovative combination of story-telling, and ancient as well as modern technologies which will unfold in several ... Read More
Betwixt & Between: An Untold Tom Thomson Story
After its initial 4 month run at the TOM in 2017, the exhibition will be presented at the Confederation Art Centre (PEI), the Reach (BC), the Art Gallery of Grimsby and the Robert McLaughlin Art Gallery (ON)
Given the character of our strong collection rooted in Canadian landscape painting, combined with Thomson’s legacy of artistic innovation, our exhibitions have often explored contemporary interpretations of the natural environment, addressing relationship between evolving culture and new perceptions of “landscape” and “environment.” Explore the archive of the Tom Thomson Art Gallery’s past exhibitions dating back to…
The Gallery produces exhibitions of contemporary artists based on curatorial research and thematic development around themes that explore Tom Thomson and his work or works that push conceptual or material boundaries that expand our understanding of land and identity. The Gallery does not actively solicit exhibition proposals and we are currently programmed into 2020. However, we very much welcome submissions from artists whose work might be considered for inclusion in future exhibition programming, for off-site Available Space Art Projects, or inclusion in the Gallery Shop.
For further information, please contact Christian Bernard Singer, Senior Curator at firstname.lastname@example.org. We prefer receiving a PDF document that includes statement, cv, images and relevant press. Packages sent by mail will not be returned.