Upcoming Exhibitions

Upcoming exhibitions at PAMA include:

George Paginton: Painting a Nation

Oct. 10, 2019 - Feb. 9, 2020
Art Gallery View of a landscape with hills

Connect with beautiful landscape paintings by George Paginton that capture scenes in the Region of Peel and from across Canada. Created in the tradition of the world-famous Group of Seven Painters, this exhibition reveals his passion for the Canadian landscape and use of expressive brush strokes.

Découvrez les magnifiques peintures de George Paginton qui décrivent des paysages de la région de Peel et d'ailleurs au Canada. Conçue dans la tradition du célèbre Groupe des Sept, cette exposition témoigne de la passion de Paginton pour les paysages canadiens et sa maîtrise d'une touche expressive.

Exhibition Reception and Book Launch: Thursday, Oct. 10, 7 p.m.
Curator Talk: Sunday, Oct. 27, 2 p.m

Vernissage et lancement du livre: Jeudi 10 octobre à 19 h
Propos de la commissaire: Dimanche 27 octobre à 14 h

Artwork Credit:
George Paginton, Canadian (1901-1988) 
Caledon, Ontario, 1940
Oil on canvas board 21.75 x 27 cm 
Collection of Tony Paginton and Roswita Busskamp 
©Tony Paginton and Roswita Busskamp, 2018

George Paginton, Canadien (1901-1988),
Caledon, Ontario, 1940,
huile sur carton entoilé, 22 x 27 cm.
Collection de Tony Paginton et Roswita Busskamp.
©Tony Paginton et Roswita Busskamp, 2018

Trash Talk: Local Action, Global Change

Oct. 19, 2019 - Mar. 2020Crushed plastic bottle on white background.
Museum Main Level

What are you willing to change in your lifestyle to help our environment?

Every day, we face the real challenges of environmental change on a global scale. Trash Talk is a hands-on experience with a focus on the well-being of our environment and local communities. This exhibit will help you identify issues, raise questions, and share practical solutions to help create change at a local level. Celebrate current efforts and see how you can make a difference for future generations.

Created in partnership with Region of Peel Public Works and Waste Management.

Guru Nanak

Nov. 12, 2019 - Jan. 19, 2020Guru with a border.
Art Gallery

November 12 marks the 550th celebration of the birth of the founder of Sikhism, Guru Nanak. This exhibition traces his life and legacy through Janamasakhis (manuscripts), Sakhis (painted stories), photographs and narrative textiles including Phulkaris (embroidery) and Rumalas (sacred cloth).

Unknown Artist
Guru with a border, n.d.
43 x 35 cm
Private collection

Meryl McMaster

Nov. 12, 2019 - Apr. 12, 2020
Gallery Exterior

Explore this large-scale outdoor photography exhibition by Indigenous artist, Meryl McMaster. Her approach to photography takes the viewer out of the everyday and into a space of identity and cultural performance.

Exhibition Reception and Artist Talk: Nov. 17, 2:00 - 4:00 pm