The Age of Enlightenment: The Pierre Conlon Book Collection
January 12 – April 15, 2017
Curator: Renu Barrett, Archivist, Mills Memorial Library
This exhibition focuses on selected books donated to McMaster University Library by Professor Pierre Conlon (1924-2014), including rare editions by philosophers such as Voltaire, Rousseau, and Montesquieu. They are complemented by art from McMaster Museum of Art’s collection.
Reception: Thursday, January 12, 6 – 8 pm
Guest Speaker: Thursday, January 26, 6 – 8 pm
Tour and Bookwork Activity - Telling our stories: February 11, 1 – 3 pm
Guided Tour followed by an accordion bookmaking activity for Hamilton Winterfest. FREE. Contact Nicole Knibb to register: firstname.lastname@example.org or 905-525-9140 x.27576.
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McMaster Museum of Art
Alvin A. Lee Building
1280 Main St W
Hamilton, ON L8S 4L6
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