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Wild


  • Textile Museum of Canada 55 Centre Avenue Toronto, ON, M5G 2H5 Canada (map)

Guest Curated by Farah Yusuf
Carrie Allison, Omar Badrin, Catherine Blackburn, Emily Jan, Humboldt Magnussen

Opening reception
Wednesday October 2 from 6:00-7:30
All are welcome!

Wild features work by five emerging Canadian artists who make mischief of neat and tidy systems of classification. Through a range of textile processes and materials, these artists render fabulous flora and fauna that are defiantly aberrant, untamed, and uncultivated. 

PROGRAMS:

Artist Talk with Catherine Blackburn
Thursday October 3, 6–7 pm

Textile Teach-in: Crochet
Saturday October 19, 1–4 pm
Wednesday October 30, 5:30–7:30 pm

Curator’s Tour of Wild
Wednesday November 6, 6–7 pm

Textile Teach-in: Embroidery
Saturday November 9, 1–4 pm
Wednesday November 20, 5:30–7:30 pm

Craft Futures
Wednesday January 22, 6–7:30 pm

Needle Felting Nature: Workshop with Emily Jan
Saturday January 25, 1–5 pm

Textile Teach-in: Helmet Making with Humboldt Magnussen
Saturday February 8, 1–4 pm
Wednesday February 19, 5:30–7:30 pm

Earlier Event: September 28
Elora Fergus Studio Tour
Later Event: October 3
Artist Talk, Catherine Blackburn