IFOA 2017: The Creative Genius of Tom Thomson

Part of IFOA 2017 from October 19th to October 29th.

Harbourfront Centre 235 Queens Quay West M5J 2G8


David Silcox, art historian and cultural administrator, will present the story and work of Tom Thomson. He will explain how Thomson’s greatest legacy is The Group of Seven, what his innovations were, how his bipolar behaviour was described by friends, and how he was moving inexorably toward abstraction in the year before he died. Hosted by Lewis DeSoto.