2021 Carmichael Art History Lecture – The Group of Seven: What Came Next

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About the speaker: Anna Hudson, PhD / FRSC, is an art historian and curator specializing in 19th and 20th-century art in Canada, in addition to modern and contemporary circumpolar Indigenous art and performance. Hudson is a professor of Art History and Visual Culture in the School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design at York […]

Let the fur fly!

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Two speakers take opposing views of Canada's historic trade in animal skins.

OMAH exhibiting artist Jill Price examines the fur trade from an imagined animal perspective while amateur historian John Savage offers the viewpoint of his ancestor Antoine Gaudaur, a fur trader and Orillia's first non-indigenous settler.

Virtual Exhibition Tour: Sticks and Stones by Will McGarvey

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Virtual Exhibition Tour
Please join Will on Wednesday, June 23rd from 7-8 pm as he takes you through his new exhibit and discusses the process involved behind select pieces.

Will will be at the museum during the presentation and will respond to questions at the end of the tour.

CATHY WALTON:VANISHING BARNS

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When Cathy retired from teaching, her attention was drawn to the silent disappearance of southern Ontario's iconic barns, and making a record of the ones that remain became a passion. Join us as Cathy shares her in-depth research on this topic and makes the barns' histories come alive with stories from the families who built and used them.

2021 OMAH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

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All members are invited to attend and participate in OMAH’s annual general meeting scheduled to take place on Wednesday, June 16th  at 5:30 pm.

SPRING BACK

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Charles Pachter has generously agreed to auction off some framed prints and paintings to raise funds for OMAH’s programming and our endowment fund.  A big thank you to HGR Graham Partners for being the lead sponsor. And, we are pleased that The Common Stove has joined us as an event partner.

Virtual Opening Reception

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Please join us on Thursday May 27th from 7-8 pm for the opening of two new exhibitions at OMAH:

Jill Price: Unfurled. Unsettling the Archive From a More-Than-Human Perspective

Will McGarvey: Sticks and Stones

Moderated by Arts Programming Coordinator Tanya Cunnington

Recurring

Quarantours

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Take a guided Zoom tour through photographs of some of the OMAH collection's greatest hidden treasures. Your guide will discuss an array of artifacts from both the art and the history collection. Through Zoom's chat feature, participants can ask questions of their guide white exploring the collection via slideshow.

Recurring

Quarantours

OMAH Online

Take a guided Zoom tour through photographs of some of the OMAH collection's greatest hidden treasures. Your guide will discuss an array of artifacts from both the art and the history collection. Through Zoom's chat feature, participants can ask questions of their guide white exploring the collection via slideshow.