Date - Saturday, June 15, 2019
2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Featuring Shauna McCabe and Brian Meehan
Saturday, June 15, 2019 | 2 – 3 pm | Free
No registration required
Free parking | Accessible
Join us for a tour of The Drive with curators Shauna McCabe (Executive Director, Art Gallery of Guelph) and Brian Meehan (Executive Director, Museum London and former Director, Tom Thomson Art Gallery) highlighting the work of Tom Thomson and the Group of Seven in relation to that of contemporary Indigenous and Canadian artists. The walk-through will explore changing issues and ideas related to landscape in Canada.
Featured artists: Tom Thomson and Group of Seven members A.Y. Jackson, A.J. Casson, Lawren Harris, Arthur Lismer, J.E.H. MacDonald, with contemporary artists Sonny Assu, Christi Belcourt and Isaac Murdoch, Bob Boyer, Edward Burtynsky, Bonnie Devine, Robert Houle, Isuma, Sarah Anne Johnson, Daphne Odjig, Kelly Richardson, Don Russell, Frank Shebageget, Peter von Tiesenhausen, and Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun.