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THEMUSEUM Hosts 6th Annual Refugee Art Show

Posted on: June 18, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, Ontario – Exhibition Showcases Over 75 Pieces of Work in Recognition of World Refugee Day For the sixth consecutive year, THEMUSEUM has curated and is displaying art created by newcomers, refugees and those fleeing persecution. The theme this year is “Becoming Neighbours” and features submissions by 16 independent artists as well as students (Kindergarten […]

At First Light: Sunrise Ceremony at THEMUSEUM 

Posted on: June 14, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day and the Summer Solstice Kitchener, Ontario – THEMUSEUM is extending an open invitation to the community for its annual Sunrise Ceremony. This donate-what-you-can event celebrates National Indigenous Peoples Day and the Summer Solstice. At First Light: Tsi Tewentahróhos is presented in partnership with the Waterloo Indigenous Student Centre and the […]

Captain Kitchener aims for the stars

Posted on: June 12, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Article Via The Record In person he’s soft-spoken, deferential, unassuming. But behind the scenes, oh boy — not only is his enthusiasm contagious, once he gets an idea, he’s like a dog with a bone. “I’m like Elaine on ‘Seinfeld’!” notes David Marskell, CEO of Kitchener’s innovative Themuseum since ditching a lucrative Ontario Place marketing […]

Playing with money at Themuseum

Posted on: June 12, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Article Via The Record KITCHENER — Laurel McKellar placed her left hand on the big red button. She was tense. She only had 15 seconds to prove her mettle. “I don’t know if I’m fast enough,” said Themuseum’s senior director of exhibitions and program development on Monday afternoon. A game of speed and touch was […]

A tribute to our friend and partner Syd Bolton

Posted on: June 12, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

It is with profound sadness that we mourn the loss of Syd Bolton. This self-professed geek lived and breathed all things tech and was the founder and owner of the Personal Computer Museum in Brantford. We have known, befriended and worked with Syd for almost 10 years and are so proud to have recently partnered with […]

‘Technology playground’ now at TheMuseum in downtown Kitchener

Posted on: June 8, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Article Via The Kitchener Post TIFF’s digiPlaySpace open throughout 2018 An innovative exhibit now open at TheMuseum in downtown Kitchener continues with the theme of gaming, but is unlike anything most hobbyists would be accustomed to. On loan from the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), digiPlaySpace features 10 installations by international artists incorporating cameras, sensors, […]

BMO offers Themuseum $1 million for renovations

Posted on: June 5, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Early this week, BMO announced’s their intent to offer Themuseum a game-changing donation of $1 million. Article Via The Cord The donation comes in two parts, the first being the monetary fund to revitalize and transform Themuseum. The second comes in the form of the sale of the BMO building found right next to Themuseum’s […]

Waterloo Region needs to step up for its arts scene

Posted on: June 4, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

If the pieces of Waterloo Region’s high-tech sector puzzle are coming together nicely, there’s a large, gaping hole in the middle of it all. Article Via The Record Do we have a world-renowned tech community with large, established players as well as tiny start-ups driving our new economy? Check. Do we have cutting-edge universities and […]

THEMUSEUM to Expand, Doubling in Size

Posted on: June 4, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Article Via ExchangeMagazine.Com BMO Sets Stage for Critical Mass of Arts & Culture Downtown Kitchener THEMUSEUM has announced its intention to acquire the neighbouring Bank of Montreal building at 2 King Street West, Kitchener. “We’re thrilled to announce this sole purchaser agreement with THEMUSEUM and be a part of this important campaign to help bolster […]

TheMuseum announces plans to expand in downtown Kitchener

Posted on: May 29, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

BMO offers former branch, provides $1 million toward capital campaign Article Via the Kitchener Post TheMuseum in downtown Kitchener will be expanding into the neighbouring Bank of Montreal building at 2 King St. W, and according to those at the announcement Monday morning, the sky is the limit. “We definitely want to talk to the […]

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