Our feed is full of beautiful photos of Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors, which has now opened at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, DC. Toronto will have to wait until March 2018 to see it, but in the mean time here's an article to give some background on one of Japan's most successful living artists, including her connection to Georgia O'Keeffe.

How Yayoi Kusama channels neurosis into art

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A reminder that if you're going to attend our Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon next week and will require child care, that today is your last chance to reserve it.

And if you haven't RSVP'd yet, it's not too late!

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Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon

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AGO Friday Nights: The Basement Revue

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Artist Jon Sasaki dishes on his custom installations appearing at Massive Party, taking over the AGO on April 27.

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The unseasonably warm weather has us dreaming of spring and summer. And of course, the upcoming exhibition of the trailblazing artist Georgia O'Keeffe. On April 22, be prepared to see over 80 of her works that capture the essence of her deeply personal connection to the landscape, architecture and nature that inspired her iconic style.
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It's already Wednesday which means we have FREE admission from 6-9pm. Head to the fourth floor to see Toronto: Tributes + Tributaries, 1971-1989 which brings together more than 100 works by 65 artists and collectives to highlight an innovative period in Toronto art history.

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Jeff Thomas.
Bear Portrait, No.1, Culture Revolution, 1984.
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Our FREE After Three program, for youth aged 14-25, has podcasting on Tuesdays, breakdancing on Wednesdays and ceramics on Thursdays! Bring your friends and come make and learn some cool stuff.

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We're open for Family Day today and we'll be expecting you! Come make kites, build with huge blocks, make and look at art, or do some yoga with your family. From 10:30am to 4pm.

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Be this happy tomorrow! We're open for Family Day from 10:30 to 4pm and we have LOTS of fun activities - like family yoga, kite-making, jumping rope and building with Big Blue Blocks, of course.

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There won't be bubble-blowing, but there will be kite-making, block-building, jump rope and even family yoga, for Family Day on Monday, from 10:30am to 4:00pm.

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Paul Peel.
The Bubble Boy, 1884.
Oil on canvas, Overall: 43.2 x 35.9 cm.
Bequest of Mrs. Marjorie F. Barlow, Toronto, 1968, in memory of her grandfather, James McGee.
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Today one of our conservators, Sherry Phillips, along with the Art Gallery of Hamilton, accepted a 2016 Lieutenant Governor’s Ontario Heritage Trust Award for the outstanding conservation work on John Scott's Trans Am Apocalypse No. 3. Congratulations!

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John Scott,
Trans Am Apocalypse No. 3, 1998–2000,...
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Art + Cinema: Paula Screening

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Great news: starting March 10, we're offering three special performances to make your Friday nights more memorable. Spanning art, music, comedy, literature and theatre, the line-up takes place live in Walker Court, and is free with general admission.

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Francis Alÿs, A Story of Negotiation
Installation from the series Don’t Cross the Bridge before you get to the river.

On until April 2, 2017
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So...this happened at Mystical Landscapes and we couldn't be more thrilled for the happy couple! To extend the Valentine's Day love, read on about how Michael proposed to Kaitlin at one of their favourite places in the city.

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Exciting news! We’re launching Look:Forward, a reimagining of the AGO Collection. That means we’re reinstalling lots of key areas in the Gallery – you’ll still see your old favourites, and discover some new ones, too!

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A view of Granovsky Gluskin Hall, featuring Expo Walking Woman by Michael Snow 1967.
8 stainless steel sculptures, 230.5 x 91.5 x 2.7cm.
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