Opening the Doors to Dialogue

May 11, 2019 - January 5, 2020

Detail of beadwork art on a door. Shows strawberrys and vines connecting them.

In this exhibition, Cayuga artist Sam Thomas examines the dark legacy of the Canadian Indian Residential school system.  Work alongside survivors and their families, Thomas sheds light on what happened behind the doors of these church-run, government-funded institutions.

One of the residential schools used by artist Sam Thomas in the Opening the Doors to Dialogue exhibition

Events

21
Feb

The Stories Were Not Told: Canada’s WWI Internment Camps

The Stories Were Not Told: Canada’s WWI Internment Camps

28
Feb

Political Players on Screen: Winter Film Series

THE IDES OF MARCH (George Clooney, 2011) 101 mins

7
Mar

Community Yoga Series

Join Shine On Yoga for a FREE community yoga class.

12+
Mar

March Break @ the Museum (Multiple dates)

Visit the Reptile Kingdom at the Museum this March Break!

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