Public Talks, Discussions + Conferences


Anthony Gormley – Multimedia Extras

Video recording of the ROM’s 8th Annual Eva Holtby Lecture on Contemporary Culture given by Anthony Gormley entitled “Art as Survival”, Royal Ontario Museum (Toronto), November 20, 2013


Carbon 14 Day of Dialogue

The Changing Arctic Landscape

January 26, 2014, 1:00PM – 5:00 PM

Join Susan Aglukark, Sheila Watt-Cloutier, Andrew Weaver and other leading experts and stakeholders for an afternoon of high-level balanced discussion about the impacts of climate change on Inuit communities.


8th Annual Eva Holtby Lecture on Contemporary Culture

“Art as Survival” with Antony Gormly

ROM Contemporary Culture
Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 7:00 PM

The Eva Holtby Lecture is a highly-anticipated yearly event, focusing on relevant cultural issues of international scope, and attracting the world’s most fascinating speakers.


Sea Sick: Why Oil and Water Don’t Mix

Alanna Mitchell

THEMUSEUM, Kitchener
Sunday, November 17, 2013, 1:30 PM

A talk by Alanna Mitchell, about how the way we use fossil fuels is harming the global ocean and threatening all life on Earth.

Carbon 14: Climate is Culture

Workshop: Beyond Green Youth Summit

Eco Arts Activism

Saturday, October 26, 2013, 2:00 – 3:30 PM

Join Ian Garrett and Claire Sykes to discover what the arts are doing to go ‘beyond green’ and make a difference through exciting and provocative activist art.

ROM Contemporary Culture

Carbon 14: Climate is Culture was produced by Cape Farewell Foundation in partnership with ROM: Contemporary Culture

Ticket Information

ROM Hours & Ticketing Information
Tel: 416-586-8000


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Royal Ontario Museum
100 Queens Park
Toronto, ON


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.

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Hours & Ticket Information
Tel: 519-749-9387


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10 King St W
Kitchener, ON

Staging Sustainability

Registration information for the Staging Sustainability 14 Conference to be held February 02, 2014.

University of Toronto

Registration information for Earth Day Canada's Ecomentors Evironment Summit at University of Toronto to be held October 25 - 27, 2013.

Download the Exhibition Guide

Download your copy of the Carbon 14: Climate is Culture Festival and Exhibition Guide(PDF 14Mb).