The ROM commissioned a Dior dress for the exhibition "BIG". Here is how it is received upon arrival.
In the opinion of Dan Rahimi, the ROM as an institution has evolved. He uses the example of a new book to illustrate what the future can bring.
Janet Carding reflects on issues specific to the ROM, especially space and growth.
Here is one of the tents with the opening title displayed.
Most of our domestic dogs came from Toronto families, but Bungy had a different background. (See also "Curator's Work")
Robert Barnett, Board Secretary, remembers what Mr. Goodman accomplished during his term as Board Chair.
Dan Rahimi answers the question "Are there parts of the Museum that speak to you"?
Dan Rahimi explains one important way in which the ROM guards its reputation.
Daniel Libeskind is announced as the architect for the project, following an international search. He sketches (and submits) his idea on napkins from the ROM's restaurant. William Thorsell talks about the process.
As a summer project, Vanessa Minke-Martin created a six minute history of the ichthyology collections at the ROM. It features interviews and field trip footage. Watching it will give you a fine idea of how the research carried out by curatorial departments animates the programs of the ROM.