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Damara Jacobs-Petersen, Indigenous Programming

Areas of Expertise Damara Jacobs-Petersen is responsible for the collaborative design, implementation, and evaluation of educational and public programming that bridges Indigenous communities and the…

MOA Food + Culture Fest

Take a moment in your day to kick back, relax, and enjoy some delicious treats and musical performances at MOA’s popular annual Food + Culture…

hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ Sing-Along

hən̓q̓əmin̓əm̓ is the traditional language of the Musqueam people. Learn a short song, practice some pronunciations, then sing out loud with gusto! Come and have…

ExperiMending Workshop with Amy Walker

In this hands-on workshop we’ll look at examples from the MOA Collection, discuss the historical role of mending, and reflect on how the relationships humans…

Ask a MOA Conservator Day

Learn more about how to care for objects with some of the knowledgeable members of MOA’s Conservation team: Mauray Toutloff, Hope Lafarge, and Esther Knegt….

Sankofa: African Routes, Canadian Roots

“Sankofa” has emerged as a strong thread linking countless organizations and projects, whether these may be a grassroots museum in the neighbourhood of Rocinha in…

Sound House: Take Root

Presented in conjunction of MOA’s new feature exhibition Sankofa: African Routes, Canadian Routes, this night of music celebrates “sankofa,” the act of taking pride in…

Artists Unscripted: Benin Reimagined

Presented as part of MOA’s new feature exhibition Sankofa: African Routes, Canadian Routes (November 4, 2021 – March 27, 2022), this edition of MOA’s Artists…