Meet with some of our amazing docents for a virtual Zoom tour to learn about our exhibitions and dive into some of the rich and unexpected corners of the AGH’s amazing permanent collection. Each week, join in for a short presentation followed by a chance to ask questions and converse with fellow art lovers.
Register here. Please note: This is not the Tour Meeting Link. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information about joining the tour via Zoom.
Friday, September 24 — Docent Fiona explores the fascinating and often very sad story of Inuit art in Hamilton.
Friday, October 1st — As we anticipate the joys of sweater weather, we’re Falling for Autumn with Docents Frances and Larissa.
Friday, October 8th — Docents Elizabeth H.T., Fiona, Valery, and Larissa explore the nocturnal with Night, The Moon, and Stars.
Friday, October 15th — Who are you wearing? Docents explore fashion in the Permanent Collection.
Friday, October 22nd — Docents focus on the artists who bring attention to what’s happening to our planet Earth.
Friday, October 29th — Docents put their best face forward with a look at portraiture in the Collection.
Friday, November 5th — Docent Michael N. leads a Remembrance Day commemoration with a look at war artists and depictions of battle and its aftermath.
Friday, November 12th — More Women Artists from the Collection. You asked. We answered.
Friday, November 19th — Docents Fiona, Laura S., Lynn T., and Larissa explore works by Indigenous artists in the Collection.
Friday, November 26th — Docents Elizabeth H.T., Hanno, and Larissa present works that have undergone conservation in the Collection. With special guest Christine Braun, AGH Collections Manager.
Friday, December 3rd — Docents get their hands dirty delving into the world of work.
Friday, December 10th — Docents Elizabeth W., Frances, and Michael N. explore characters and stories from the Old Testament.
Friday, December 17th — Docents Anne P., Fiona, and Hanno share works by Jewish artists from the Permanent Collection.
Friday, December 24th — On Christmas Eve, Docents explore themes of peace and good will.
Friday, December 31st — Farewell! Adieu! Join us as we say goodbye to 2021 with a fond send-off to weekly virtual Friday at Four presentations.
From the Contemporary Art Collection
Lake Huron/Tobermory #1 2006
Robert A. Burley (Canadian b. 1957)
from the series Great Lakes, digital chromogenic print ed. 2/25, Gift of the artist, 2008
© Robert Burley, Courtesy of the Stephen Bulger Gallery