Current Exhibitions

The Group of Seven
Not Formed in a Day: Pop-up Exhibition

July 1 – July 10, 2022

Location: The Town of Amherstburg

River Bookshop’s Hole in the Wall event space will be activated with artworks that delve into the history, influences and depth of the Group of Seven.

The event space on the second floor of the bookshop will play host to several events aimed at educating and informing the public on the impact of the Group of Seven on Canadian art.

  • In-person Q&A with AWE Executive Director, Jennifer Matotek – Saturday, July 9 – 1-3pm at River Bookshop’s Hole in the Wall
  • In Conversation: Douglas Hunter on A.Y. Jackson and the Group of Seven – Thursday, July 7 at 7pm on Zoom

River Bookshop is located at 67 Richmond St, Amherstburg, ON N9V 1G1

This project and events are made possible with generous support from Richard and Colleen Peddie.

Accessibility: Please note the Amherstburg presentation of Group of Seven: Not Formed in a Day is not in a fully accessible space. Documentation of Group of Seven: Not Formed in a Day will be available online, along with a downloadable brochure, to provide a virtual experience of this exhibition. Group of Seven: Not Formed in a Day will be presented at AWE’s 401 Riverside Drive West location in Fall of 2022.

AWE is currently developing an accessibility plan and policy in consultation with our community members. We strive to accommodate the needs of visitors when possible. If you have a question about accommodations for any of our programs, please reach out to us at visit@agw.ca.

To learn more about AWE’s ongoing commitment to diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion, click here: AWE Equity Statement (agw.ca)

Curated by Jennifer Matotek.

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