150 years of Canadian ArtA linked open data project

McMichael Canadian Art Collection

McMichael Canadian Art Collection

Address:
10365 Islington Avenue
Kleinburg, Ontario
V6Z 2H7
Telephone: +19058931121
Classification: Art Galleries (Institutions)
Collection Overview: The McMichael Canadian Art Collection ranks among Canada’s top public galleries in size and significance. Over 6,000 distinctively Canadian works of art comprise the permanent collection, and the McMichael is renowned for exclusively collecting Canadian art. Its permanent collection consists of paintings by Tom Thomson, the Group of Seven and their contemporaries, as well as First Nations, Métis, and Inuit artists, and historic and contemporary artists who have made a contribution to Canada’s artistic heritage. Library/Archive Collection: The McMichael research collection focuses on Canadian art, with a strong emphasis on the Group of Seven and their contemporaries, in addition to Aboriginal art and culture. The  library holdings include: books, exhibition catalogues, periodicals and artist files. The archives contain primary source materials such as artist papers, letters and manuscripts, as well as images, documentary art, examples of commercial art and design, etc.
Date modified: