Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives


Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives
9 Wellington Street East, Brampton ON L6W 1Y1
Art Gallery & Museum hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 10-4:30; Thur 10-9; Sat 10-5; Sun 1-5. Archives hours: Tues-Fri 10-4:30; Thur 10-8:30. Open Family Day. Closed Good Friday, Victoria Day, Canada Day, August Civic Holiday, Labour Day, Thanksgiving Monday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Year's Day.
admission: $5 adults / $4 students & seniors / $12 families / FREE to children ages 0-5. (PAMA offers FREE admission all April long in honour of Sikh Heritage Month, Archives Awareness Week, Volunteer Appreciation Week, Earth Day and Easter this April, with generous support from the Sikh Foundation of Canada. May is Museum month and in celebration PAMA offers a FREE admission weekend: May 18 & 19, 2019.). Wheelchair accessible.
T: 905 791 4055
www.pama.peelregion.ca

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TAG: Canadian, Contemporary, Drawings / Ink / Pastels, Mixed Media / Collage, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG), Ontario Museum Association (OMA), Paintings (oil, acrylic, encaustic, egg tempera, w/c, pastel), Peel Regional Municipality, Photography / Lens-based, Printmaking (woodcut, engraving, etching, lithography, screenprint, monoprint, etc.), Public Galleries / Museums, Sculpture / Assemblage / Installation Art

EXHIBITIONS & RELATED PROGRAMMING

Jan 31-May 26, 2019 | Winter exhibitions reception Sun 24 Feb, 1:30-4pm:

Ronald Bloore: Black and White. This exhibition explores the compositional space created by a leading member of the Regina Five, ... more


Sun 7 Apr 2019, 2-3pm:

Guest lecture – "Ron Bloore and the Art of Provocation" by Timothy Long, head curator MacKenzie Art Gallery, in conjunction with Ronald Bloore: Black and White exhibition.


Feb 7-May 5, 2019 | Winter exhibitions reception Sun 24 Feb, 1:30-4pm:

Selections from the VaultSeries 1. Selections from the Vault is an ongoing series of permanent collection-based art exhibitions ... more


Sundays 2-3:30pm, Apr 7 & May 5, 2019:

Talk & Sketch Sessions [...].. Highlighting different selections each month, join us for a unique talk followed by an in-gallery / museum sketching session. Apr 7: Travel Sketching. May 5: Landscapes. $10 + tax ... more


Feb 16-Jun 30, 2019 | Winter exhibitions reception Sun 24 Feb, 1:30-4pm:

North is Freedom. This photographic essay from Canadian photographer Yuri Dojc celebrates the Canadian descendants of freedom-seekers wh ... more


Mar 30-Jun 9, 2019 | reception Sat 20 Apr, 12:30pm:

Karan Kaur: The Style of Life. Fashion, as an art form, has traditionally been under-represented within the art gallery / museum world. Exhibitions by leading museums featuring the work of Yves Saint-Laurent, Paul Gautier and Iri ... more


Thur 2 May 2019, 6-7pm (meet and greet); discussion 7-8:30pm (Q&A with fashion bloggers):

Diversity & Fashion: Your Brand, Your Identity, in relation to the exhibition Karan Kaur: The Style of Life, with the artist present along with fashion & lifestyle bloggers.


Mar 9, 2019 - Jun 2020:

Colours! Museum Manning Square. What's your favourite colour? Kids of all ages will enjoy exploring colours, their meanings across cultures, and the stories that colours can tell.


COMMUNITY PROGRAMMING

Thursdays 6-8pm:

[email protected]. Thursday nights, 6-8pm. Stressful day? Did you know that knitting is the new yoga? Knit away! Come join a great group of expert to new knitters each Thursday evening, 6-8pm and knit for a great cause. Donations are made to ch ... more


Thur 4 Apr 2019, 4-6pm:

Archives 101 Teachers Workshop. Calling all teachers and teacher candidates! Primary sources are extremely important to helping students piece together events from the past. Learn the ins and outs of the PAMA Archives from our Senior Archivist ... more


Sat 6 Apr 2019, 1:30-2:30pm:

Discovering Treasures in the Archives. Discover the treasures we hold in the PAMA Archives! Families will get a first-hand look at historic photos, diaries, war letters, and maps. This session will be followed by a hands-on creative activity u ... more


Second Thursdays 7-8:30pm:

Brampton Folk Concerts. Enjoy the tunes of the Brampton Folk Club. Apr 11, 2019: Colour My World with Ablett and Cooper and the St. Paul's Blues Band. May 9, 2019: Spotlight on Stories.


Thur 18 Apr 2019, 7-8:30pm:

Peel Aboriginal Network (PAN) Drumming Circle. PAMA and PAN invite you to participate in an evening of shared traditions and songs. To learn more about PAN, visit www.peelaboriginalnetwork.com. FREE admission to this program.


Sun 21 Apr 2019:

Celebrate Earth Day! 1-3:30pm: Earth Day activities. Engage in fun activities with the whole family to celebrate Earth Day. Drop in throughout the day with PAMA and the Region's Environmental Education Team. 3:30-4:30pm: ... more


Sun 19 May 2019, 1-4pm:

Celebrate Museum Month! Explore our collection, then join us for an activity based on one of the Museum's many works. (FREE admission weekend: May 18 & 19).


(See also Community Courses for info on Archives 101 Teachers Workshop (Apr 4), Phulkari Embroidery Workshop (May 11), as well as children's and family programs – click here).