November 29, 2018
EXHIBITION OVERVIEW Located on the 5th floor. This exhibition is included with general admission. Mickalene Thomas: Femmes Noires upends and overturns familiar representations and monolithic notions of Black women today. This exhibition, developed in a creative partnership between the AGO and the Contemporary Arts Center of New Orleans, presents a bold new collection of Thomas’s vibrant, colorful...
First Thursday – A Soul Revolution
December 6, 2018
Thursday, December 6, 7 – 11:30 pm Celebrate the opening of our exhibition, Mickalene Thomas: Femmes Noires, with a party guest-curated by members of AfroChic –Toronto’s annual community celebration of Afro-Canadian music, visual art, fashion, and culture. A SOUL Revolution features the work of four Black Toronto artists –  Kofi Frempong, Melissa Falconer and Reynold Thomas with video work by Cazhhmere. This event draws deep inspiration from the works...
AGO First Thursday’s – Nov 01, 2018
November 1, 2018
Thursday, November 1, 7 – 11:30 pm November’s AGO First Thursday is designed to make you think (and feel) while experiencing amazing art, dancing to infectious beats and eating and drinking the night away. Inspired by Anthropocene, our current major exhibition that explores the impacts humans have had on our planet, November’s AGO First Thursday artists...