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THEMUSEUM in downtown Kitchener to expand into bank next door

Posted on: May 28, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Period of consultation next step for THEMUSEUM expansion, CEO says Article Via CBC THEMUSEUM in downtown Kitchener is expected to double in size, expanding into a bank branch next door. THEMUSEUM intends to acquire Bank of Montreal building on King Street.  BMO Bank of Montreal offered the building as part of a sole purchaser agreement and pledged […]

BMO donates $1M and offers to sell building to Themuseum

Posted on: May 28, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Acquisition of bank building would give THEMUSEUM opportunity to build a hub for arts and culture Article via The Record KITCHENER — In a bold move to create a world-class hub for arts and culture in downtown Kitchener, BMO is donating $1 million to THEMUSEUM. The bank also announced Monday a sole purchaser agreement that […]

THEMUSEUM to Expand, Doubling in Size

Posted on: May 28, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

BMO Sets Stage for Critical Mass of Arts & Culture Downtown Kitchener Kitchener, ON – 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 Unveils Strategic Vision for the Future

Posted on: May 22, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, Ontario – THEMUSEUM will make a significant announcement regarding its sustainability and future. Members of the media and public are invited to THEMUSEUM, 10 King Street West, Kitchener on Monday, May 28 at 10:00am. A number of notable officials will be present, including The Honourable Daiene Vernile, Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, Regional […]

THEMUSEUM Presents Free Community Workshop on Mental Health

Posted on: May 10, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, Ontario – In recognition of Mental Health Week, THEMUSEUM has partnered with Art with Impact and Manulife to offer a safe space to share experiences, information and resources. Movies for Mental Health is an invitation to the community to have an open and honest conversation about mental health. This free workshop includes short films […]

THEMUSEUM Partners with TIFF; Endeavors to de-mystify Bitcoin

Posted on: May 3, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Two New Exhibitions Set to Launch in May Kitchener, Ontario – One of our mottos (because, why should we choose just one?!) is Art & Technology at Play. So it’s only natural that THEMUSEUM partner with a fellow cultural organization to bring an immersive experience to Waterloo Region. TIFF presents digiPlaySpace, an interactive adventure where […]

THEMUSEUM prepares to host A Cultural Exchange 6.0

Posted on: May 1, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Provincial Candidates Weigh in on Arts & Culture in WR Kitchener, ON – THEMUSEUM will host A Cultural Exchange 6.0 on Tuesday, May 15. All local candidates in the upcoming provincial election from Kitchener and Waterloo have been invited to attend and discuss the importance of arts and culture in the Region. Members of cultural […]

Rick Mercer after television: Living on the down-low

Posted on: April 30, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Mercer made it clear that the scathing pundit we saw on TV isn’t the same guy talking to Record columnist Joel Rubinoff on the phone Article Via The Record On camera he’s a rapscallion trickster, an irreverent showboat angling for the camera as he ping pongs around the country like a juiced up pinball. Off […]

THEMUSEUM receives $110,000 for Digital Dynamics Festival

Posted on: April 23, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Federal & Provincial Governments Invest in Local Arts and Culture Kitchener, Ontario – THEMUSEUM is the proud recipient of not one, but two substantial grants. For the first time ever, Canada Council for the Arts has given $40,000, in support of an exhibition curated by THEMUSEUM. INTERACTION, part of Digital Dynamics 2018 which runs until […]

Rick Mercer’s last rant

Posted on: April 9, 2018 by THEMUSEUM

Article via thestar.com “I have chairs. Do you want some chairs?” Rick Mercer points to the studio floor, then looks at me expectantly with that famously arched eyebrow. We are seated at his anchor desk in the 10th-floor studio at CBC’s Toronto headquarters. “I can sell you them for $20 each. After this week, they […]

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