Most of our domestic dogs came from Toronto families, but Bungy had a different background. (See also "Curator's Work")
William Thorsell muses on the aims of the new project for renewal.
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.
Dan Rahimi answers the question "Are there parts of the Museum that speak to you"?
The ROM commissioned a Dior dress for the exhibition "BIG". Here is how it is received upon arrival.
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.
Dan Rahimi revisits the exhibition, reflects on the major changes it brought about, and explains what the ROM is doing this year to balance the scales. The full catalogue is accessible from this site (see the story "Into the Heart of Africa".)
Ethan tells about a happy visit when he met someone he greatly admired.
This timelapse takes the project from demolition to opening.
William Thorsell credits the people and the climate that made the project possible for the ROM and for Toronto.