Friday, June 29
Free. RSVP Required.
Museum admission is not included.
A Revolution in the Bedroom: How Indian dyed cottons transformed Europe’s interiors in the 17th and 18th centuries
Join Rosemary Crill for a fascinating look at how the hybrid designs of these chintz fabrics, with their exotic flowers and trees, fed into the 18th-century craze for Chinoiserie, and how they became a staple element of western design vocabulary.
Saturday, June 30
Sunday, July 1
Explore Toronto’s history along its first main street, and the colourful history of the newspapers that have had their headquarters there from the 1820’s to present day.