New exhibition! Dancing in Circles: Rituals to Classical Ballet

Feb. 11, 2017 to Feb. 3, 2018

Dance serves many functions, from simple pleasure in movement to religious devotion and ritual. This exhibition, drawn from the permanent collection at RiverBrink, includes artists’ renderings of dancers and dances in various forms. Among the Canadian examples include early folk dance and Indigenous performances recorded by European artists.

Image: George Heriot, Minuets of the Canadians, 1807, Samuel E. Weir Collection, RiverBrink Art Museum.

This event has already taken place.