Royal Ontario Museum pictured above
The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) is pleased to unveil Beyond the Rhythm: Caribana Art Exhibit, launched as part of Scotiabank Caribana 2009, North America’s largest outdoor event celebrating Caribbean and African-Canadian heritage. The juried exhibition features a captivating collection of 50 canvases created by 25 artists of African-Canadian heritage and builds on the ROM’s commitment of presenting art inspired by cultures from around the world. Produced by the Association of African Canadian Artists and curated by renowned African-Canadian artist and activist Joan Butterfield, the installation will be on display in the Museum’s 3rd floor Centre Block from Thursday, July 23rd to Monday, August 3, 2009. More info.