Itinerary For A Social Distancing Stay-cation

Ideas for the armchair adventurer during a pandemic. This March Break is an unusual one. In the last few weeks the coronavirus pandemic has spread quickly to Canada, hitting us hard and fast in two of our most prized cultural institutions – the NHL and Parliament. Hockey was promptly cancelled and the prime minister and…

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A Five-Storey Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit Hits Toronto in May

The multimedia art show will be housed in a former Toronto Star printing plant. Starting in May, the familiar, trippy and swirled starry night by Vincent Van Gogh will be laid out at your feet. Visitors of the new Immersive Van Gogh Exhibition to be launched in Toronto this spring will be able to walk…

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Shading In Maud Lewis

In 2017, one of her paintings was found in a New Hamburg, Ontario thrift store bin. It was then appraised, exhibited and auctioned off for $45,000. Much like that painting, Maud Lewis – now one of Canada’s treasured outsider folk artists – lived a long life of being undervalued and abandoned before she was prized…

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