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THEMUSEUM Exhibitions: #FFWR: Laura Snider, “Phone,” and the Art of Communication

Posted on: October 4, 2016 by THEMUSEUM

Communication has changed drastically over time with the move from analog to digital. We are instantly connected and plugged in to the digital world around us through inventions in new media and technology. This transformation is the primary basis of Laura Snider’s installation, Phone, which is on display as part of the Fast Forward Waterloo Region exhibition.

The Underground Studio MakerSpace

Posted on: June 13, 2016 by THEMUSEUM

This October, THEMUSEUM is opening its new Underground Studio MakerSpace: a hands-on learning environment for children and youth to explore the fields of S.T.E.A.M. (science, technology, engineering, art and math) and tinker, hack, build, design, imagine, and create.

THEMUSEUM donates $2.7M to Community-Tech

Posted on: April 1, 2016 by THEMUSEUM

April 1, 2016 Kitchener, ON –  THEMUSEUM in downtown Kitchener has announced plans to support local technology-based companies with an infusion of cash. “In the world of arts and culture it is widely acknowledged that for every dollar invested in cultural organizations that $16 of positive economic impact is felt by the community.” Said David […]

Friends of THEMUSEUM: Mike Farwell

Posted on: November 11, 2015 by THEMUSEUM

Mike Farwell, who works for KW’s 570News, is one of our frequent visitors, but he also collaborates with us for some of his own events, including fundraisers for Cystic Fibrosis.

THEMUSEUM Community Stage: Sustainable Food Systems Dialogues

Posted on: November 10, 2015 by THEMUSEUM

A new dialogues series has been put together by our dedicated staff at THEMUSEUM. For the next two months, visitors will be able to come together with members of the local community to learn the importance of sustainable food systems. There are many important aspects to consider when adopting a healthy diet, and even more […]

Friends of THEMUSEUM: Jason Panda

Posted on: November 5, 2015 by THEMUSEUM

This month’s Friend of THEMUSEUM is Jason Panda, who created Image A Show | Youth Photography. Jason is a teacher in Waterloo Region who works with, and encourages youth to be creative and have fun with photography and design.

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