Exhibitions

The Robertson Davies Library has four small display cases for students in the BHPC Collaborative Program and Massey Fellows to mount exhibitions. The library has also begun to create online exhibitions, available on the University of Toronto’s Omeka platform, here.

Visitors to Massey College are asked to sign in and out at the Porter’s Lodge.

Current Exhibition:

Graphic Design in the Digital Age
Designs by Robert Reid with texts selected by CAUSA.

 Previous Exhibitions

Travel Exhibition: Seasons & Directions

Curated by Manuela Büchting.

Disjecta membra: medieval manuscript fragments.

Curated by Julia King.

Flora & Fauna: Nineteenth-century colour printing.

Curated by Andreea Marin. (See more)

Book. Art. An exhibition showcasing books constructed by Faculty of Information students as their final projects for a workshop course “De/Constructing the Book”.

Curated by Dr. Greta Golick.

Lest We Forget: Letters & Ephemera from the archive of Carl Dair.

Curated by Kristine Tortora. (See more here and here.)

At the Sign of the Umber Chicken: Poole Hall Press.

Curated by Kristine Tortora. (See more).

On the Fringe (and in the Margins).

Curated by Timothy Perry for the 2015 BHPC Graduate Student Colloquium.

Seals of Approval: The Material Culture of Early Modern English Indentures.

Curated by Elisa Tersigni.

Printing Shakespeare for the Cold War.

Curated by Alex Somerville.

Stealing Time: Design Bindings and Artist’s Books.

Curated by Don Taylor

Snuff & Stuff: Fifty Years of Massey College.

Curated by Elisa Tersigni. (See more).

Sports et Divertissements.

Curated by Andrea Stuart.

The Most Satisfying of Pastimes: 50 years of The Aliquando Press.

Curated by Kristine Tortora.

50 Manuscript Leaves: An exhibition of selected leaves from Otto F. Ege’s
“Fifty original leaves from Medieval manuscripts”

Curated by Brian Maloney (See more).

Material Narratives: The Book That Was.

Curated by Matt Schneider.

Fighting the Giant & Fighting Death: An Exhibition of Bible Illustrations from
the Robertson Davies Library Collection.

Curated by Elizabeth Klaiber.

Illustrating Illustration, 1733-1930.

Curated by Jessica Duffin Wolfe. (See more).

Nineteenth-Century British Literary Annuals.

Curated by Lindsey Eckert. (See more).

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