On Now & Coming Soon
Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival
April 27 to May 31
The largest photography event in the world covers the city for the month of May.
Lift & Co. Cannabis Expo
May 25 to 27
Bringing together leading experts from across the industry to tackle subject matter from a uniquely Canadian perspective, Lift & Co. is the premiere event for cannabis consumers, industry professionals and investors.
Doors Open Toronto
May 26 & 27
Take a peek behind the doors of significant buildings across the city, many of which are normally off limits to the public.
June 1 to 24
June is full of Pride as events populate the calendar all month and ramp up to the glitteriest party of the year June 22 to 24.
The Art of Banksy
June 13 to July 11
A first for North America, this showcase features 80 works by one of the most intriguing artists working today. This one-of-a-kind exhibition is a rare chance to see so many of Banksy’s works, gathered from various private collections, in one place.
Galleries & Museums
Art Gallery of Ontario
Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors
March 3 to May 27
This groundbreaking artist’s exhibition sells out fast wherever it goes, and as a first for the AGO and Toronto it is bound to be popular. Explore time and space through Kusama’s immersive infinity rooms, mesmerizing paintings and playful sculptures. Don’t miss Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors.
Aga Khan Museum
The World of the Fatimids
March 10 to July 2
For the first time in North America a collection of masterpieces from this ancient and influential dynasty are on display. Monumental marble reliefs from the Museum of Islamic Art in Cairo and luxury objects and metalware tell the story one of the greatest civilizations in the world. See The World of the Fatimids.
Bata Shoe Museum
Manolo Blahnik: The Art of Shoes
May 16, 2018 to January 6, 2019
The only North American stop on this exhibition’s tour, Manolo Blahnik: The Art of Shoes is a retrospective of 45 years of inventiveness.
Yoko Ono: The Riverbed
February 22 to June 3
First mounted in New York City, The Riverbed is a 3-part installation by this forerunner of conceptual art and invites visitors to participate in the artwork through everyday action and contemplation.
Royal Ontario Museum
Spiders: Fear and Fascination
June 16, 2018 to January 6, 2019
Learn more about one of the most amazing animals on the planet! Spiders: Fear & Fascination will bring you face-to-face with over 200 live and preserved specimens, interactive and augmented reality experiences and even a live venom-milking lab.