Featuring the illumination of Toronto’s official Christmas tree, performances by some of Canada’s top musical talent, a brilliant fireworks show and a skating party at Nathan Phillips Square. See the 2014 Cavalcade of Lights
Art Gallery of Ontario
August 23, 2014 – January 4, 2015: Alex Colville. More than 100 works by Canadian icon Alex Colville (1920-2013) mark the largest exhibition of the late artist’s work to date.
Now open: The AstraZeneca Human Edge. A new, permanent 10,000 square foot exhibition including more than 55 exhibits that explore the boundaries and thresholds of the human “machine.” How far can we push our own limits?
Royal Ontario Museum
Now on in the Patricia Harris Gallery of Textiles & Costume: Fashion Follows Form: Designs for Sitting invites you to think critically about the relationship between function and fashion in our daily lives. The history of western fashion is a sequence of changing shapes that often favours form over function and comfort.
Polar Bear Cub: 10am to 4pm daily, Toronto Zoo’s newest family member makes an appearance! Bring your little cubs to see him play.
Giant Pandas: For only the second time ever, two giant pandas (named Er Shun and Da Mao) are exhibited in Canada. See them now at the Zoo!
TIFF Bell Lightbox
Now open: Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition. Until January 26, 2015. After a string of sold-out engagements around the world, TIFF is excited to present the only Canadian date of the universally-acclaimed blockbuster exhibition celebrating legendary Hollywood filmmaker Stanley Kubrick.
Developed in close cooperation with his family and Hollywood collaborators, Stanley Kubrick offers visitors a once-in-a-lifetime chance to get inside one of cinema’s most visionary and inventive minds, responsible for some of the most unforgettable images in the history of film – from “The Shining”, to “2001: A Space Odyssey”, “A Clockwork Orange”, and more.
The Aga Khan Museum
Now open: The Aga Khan Museum in Toronto is dedicated to presenting an overview of the artistic, intellectual and scientific contributions that Muslim civilizations have made to world heritage.