Festival Arts

Winding River, Northwest Territories, 2005


Eamon Mac Mahon

Exhibition at the THEMUSEUM, Kitchener
September 20, 2013 – January 5, 2014

The importance of water is difficult to exaggerate. Not only is it essential to life, it gives and takes away in a spectacular balancing act that is as fragile as it is fundamental.


A Rare Perspective

Col. Chris Hadfield

Pattison Onestop TTC Subway Screens
November 4 – 17, 2013

This installation includes 40 of Colonel Chris Hadfield’s beautiful and at times awe-inspiring images, along with his original messages tweeted from space.


Drowning World

Gideon Mendel

Pattison Onestop Shopping Centre Screens
November 4 – 17, 2013

Drowning World is a long-term global exploration of flooding and artist Gideon Mendel’s response to climate change and the obsessive consumption that drives it.

#crazyweather, 2013

#crazyweather Video Billboard

Sharon Switzer

Pattison Onestop Urban Screens
January 2014

The Earth, as seen from space, turns as Tweets commenting on the ‘crazy’ weather in different parts of the world travel across the screen, appearing and disappearing.



Kevin McMahon

THEMUSEUM, Kitchener
Saturday, November 9, 2013, 2:00 PM

This documentary tells the story of the last great supply (20 per cent) of fresh water on Earth. The film is followed by a Q&A with Director Kevin McMahon.


john st. Interventions

john st.

Pattison Onestop Urban Screens
October 21 – November 25, 2013 & October 14 – December 8, 2013

As part of the Trial of David Suzuki Interventions is made up of two projects that attempt to create public conversation around climate change.


Burning Ice

Peter Gilbert

Planet In Focus Environmental Film Festival, TIFF Bell Lightbox
Saturday, November 23, 2013, 1:00 PM

Burning Ice documents Cape Farewell’s 2008 expedition to Disko Bay, in West Greenland.

Pattison Onestop

Pattison Onestop platforms: The Beacon Board - a 60 ft wide video billboard located at Yonge and Edward streets, just north of Dundas square; shopping centre screens nation-wide; and subway (TTC) posters and platform screens across Toronto.


Presented by Cape Farewell Foundation in partnership with THEMUSEUM as part of Carbon 14: Climate is Culture festival and THEMUSEUM's Surface Tension: The Future of Water public programming.

Ticket Information

Hours & Ticket Information
Tel: 519-749-9387


The Museum Click for larger map

10 King St W
Kitchener, ON

Planet In Focus

Ticket Information

Tickets from TIFF
Tel: 416-599-TIFF


TIFF Bell Lightbox Click for larger map

TIFF Bell Lightbox
350 King St W
Toronto, ON

Download the Exhibition Guide

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