Witnessing WarGuelph Civic Museum 52 Norfolk Street, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
The exhibition Witnessing War takes place in 2022, marking 150 years since the birth of Lt. Col. John McCrae (1872-1918). An esteemed doctor, soldier and poet, McCrae is remembered for his wartime poem “In Flanders Fields,” which he wrote from the trenches near Ypres, Belgium, on 3 May 1915.
Iron Willed: Women in STEMGuelph Civic Museum 52 Norfolk Street, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
This travelling exhibition from Ingenium Canada recognizes the crucial role of women in STEM. Through text and images, the display tells the stories of historical and contemporary Women in STEM, their scientific contributions, as well as their challenges in the face of persistent systemic barriers.
Call & Response: Querying the CollectionGuelph Civic Museum 52 Norfolk Street, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Using a community-curation and crowd-sourcing framework, Guelph Museums’ invited members, volunteers, and staff to select an item from the museum’s collection for display. The exhibition, Call & Response: Querying the Collection, highlights what they are most interested in and why.
Who What Wear: 200 Years of Local FashionCivic Museum 52 Norfolk Street, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Told through the clothes they wore and the pictures they took, Who What Wear shares stories and experiences of people in the place we have called Guelph for over 200…
No Word For Art: Exploring the Indigenous Roots of CreativityGuelph Civic Museum 52 Norfolk Street, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Told from historical and contemporary perspectives, and through the story of beads, guest curator Naomi Smith shares the ways of the First Nations people of the Woodlands and Northeastern regions…