AGO Friday Nights
Every Week, until 9 pm
Join us weekly for a social and sophisticated night out.
Each month, programming will be themed around a major exhibition providing a unique approach to the Gallery experience. Enjoy the art in a whole new way – participate in hands on art making, learn from guest speakers, wine and dine, listen to music and take it all in. A night to remember!
Plus, shopAGO and FRANK will be staying open so you can have the full Gallery experience at a time that is convenient for you!
AGO Friday Nights in October focus on the landmark exhibition Toronto: Tributes + Tributaries, 1971-1989
A celebration of the voice that opens the exhibition on the fourth floor in AGO’s Contemporary Tower, legendary dub poet Lillian Allen has guest-curated a four week series of poetry, music and spoken word in Walker Court.
Each week you will have an opportunity to experience artists who worked during the period the exhibition covers through to today as part of a unique series of performances that are sure to revitalize the spirit of poetry in the gallery setting. The final Friday will see Lillian Allen herself taking the stage with her Revolutionary Tea Party Band as part of Toronto: Tributes + Tributaries PERFORMANCE series.
October 7: Penn Kemp, Paul Dutton, Karen Lee with Conlin Delbaere-Sawchuk, Kahsenniyo*Lacey Hill*Jennifer Alisia
October 14: Duke Redbird, Larissa Lai, Robert Priest, Catherine Black
October 21: Clifton Joseph & Special Interest Group, Margaret Christakos, Motion, Carrianne Leung
October 28: Lillian Allen & the Revolutionary Tea Party with Janet Rogers and Amani
AGO is open until 9 pm on Friday Nights
Included as part of General Admission. Members always visit FREE!
Dine at FRANK any time of day. Join us for Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, or even Cinq- à -Sept!Image information
On the First Thursday of every month the party starts after we close. Tickets sell out fast so book yours today!