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Exhibition Opening + Tour: Contemporary Textile Collection I, II + III

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When:
Saturday, January 16, 2016, 2:00 - 4:00pm
Where:
Design at Riverside
7 Melville Street S, Cambridge, ON
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Preston
435 King Street East, Cambridge, ON
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Queen's Square
1 North Square, Cambridge, ON
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Description:

See all three parts of an exhibition providing access to our permanent collection of contemporary Canadian fibre-based work. Experience this exhibition which showcases the largest assemblage of works from our collection, on display at all three gallery locations.

  • Formal Tours at the Queen's Square and Design at Riverside Galleries are at 2:00pm and 2:30pm. 
  • Formal Tours at Preston are at 3:00pm and 3:30pm. 

Iga Janik, Curator of Contemporary Art will be conducting tours at the Queen's Square Gallery and will be in the gallery from 2:00-4:00pm. 

Mark Schilling, Curator of Architecture and Design will be conducting tours at the Design at Riverside Gallery and will be in the gallery from 2:00-4:00pm. 

Join Mary Misner, past Gallery Director, at the Preston Gallery between 2:00 and 4:00pm to celebrate the opening of Contemporary Textile Collection II. Mary will offer comments and answer questions about this remarkable collection.

 

All three Galleries will be open regular Saturday hours:

Queen's Square Gallery 9:30am-5:30pm

Design at Riverside Gallery 10:00am-5:00pm

Preston Gallery 9:30am-5:30pm


Contemporary Textile Collection: I is open January 15 – February 28, 2016 at Idea Exchange Art + Design, Queen's Square Gallery

Contemporary Textile Collection: II is open January 16 – March 6, 2016 at Idea Exchange Art + Design, Preston Gallery

Contemporary Textile Collection: III is open January 15 – February 21, 2016 at Idea Exchange Art + Design, Design at Riverside Gallery

Cost:

Free

Contact:

For more information, call 519.621.0460, 519.653.3632 or ask us online.

Kathryn Ruppert-Dazai. The Mother (detail), 2006. Photo Scott Lee.

Sonia Haberstich. Red Division (detail), 2008. Photo Scott Lee.

J. Lynn Campbell. Gift #1 (detail), 1999. Photo Scott Lee.