Royal Ontario Museum: Alumni save 20% off Admission for 2 Great Exhibitions
Buy your tickets at www.rom.on.ca, and enter the promo code NORTHERN to get 20% off admission for the Tattoos: Ritual. Identity. Obsession. Art. & the Chihuly exhibitions.
Tattoos: Ritual. Identity. Obsession. Art. On display September 5, 2016
Coming from the Musée du quai Branly in Paris, where the exhibition received rave reviews, Tattoos: Ritual. Identity. Obsession. Art. explores the 5000-year-old multifaceted world of tattooing, showcasing a visual history of body art and markings, ancient tools, and commissioned tattooed silicone body reproductions, inked by some of the most respected tattoo artists in the contemporary world. Whether you’re drawn to the history and beauty of body art, a passionate member of the tattoo community, or someone who wants to understand the world of tattooing, come discover the ink beneath the skin.
Chihuly: On display until January 2, 2017
Experience groundbreaking explorations in colour, light, and form by Dale Chihuly, a pioneer of the studio glass movement and considered to be one of the world’s foremost artists working in glass today. Eleven installations, some newly created for the exhibition, include forms ranging from towering reeds to a kaleidoscopic ceiling of colour to an intricate garden of glass. Light dances with brilliantly coloured works of art in this spectacular exhibition, creating a captivating experience for adults and children alike.