Dan Rahimi answers the question "Are there parts of the Museum that speak to you"?
Robert Barnett relates his varied career path, starting in childhood.
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.
Janet Carding describes what next year can mean to the role of the ROM in Toronto.
This video shows the beginnings of the Discovery Room. It became a bigger gallery and then evolved into more hands on spaces in the ROM. Some of these original boxes are still available in the Hands on Biodiversity Gallery, for instance.
Janet Carding reflects on issues specific to the ROM, especially space and growth.
ROM's plans to make the galleries and exhibitions accessible are accelerated with help from many people. Christine Karza, Board Member, and Cheryl Blackman, seen in the video, have championed the initiatives.
Here is one of the tents with the opening title displayed.
William Thorsell credits the people and the climate that made the project possible for the ROM and for Toronto.
If you've ever wondered about how galleries and exhibitions are put together, you can listen to a seasoned professional explain....