AGO to host its very last First Thursday

AGO First Thursday

The AGO hosts the final First Thursday on February 7. The art gallery will replace the six-year-old event with a new after-hours concept. Full details have not yet been released.

If you’re interested in ending the era at the AGO, full deets are available before.

7:00 pm — 11:30 pm

Advanced purchase:
Members: $11.00
Public: $13.00

At the door: $16 | $14 AGO Members

19+ (ID required) / Cash Bar 
*Advance ticket purchase is strongly recommended. First Thursday consistently sells out, and tickets are not held back for at-the-door purchase.

The very last one honours the groundbreaking event that made the AGO an experience Toronto Life describes as “the city’s hippest hangout” and brought incredible art experiences to Toronto’s late night scene.

The final First Thursday is a nod to the future. The next generation of curators from OCAD U will bring We Are Each Other’s Muses to honour the muse in all of everybody, and centres the perspectives and experiences of BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and Person of Colour), queer and femme-forward artists.

The headliner is First Thursday alumnus TiKa who returns with two special guests, James Baley and TIYAL. Local artists take over Baillie Court with an Art $ale!!! featuring artworks and wares guests can take away. The night also features an advice column-style Q&A with Dayna Danger, a meme-making workshop by Fallon Simard, a performance by Kiera Boult, and the work of The Original Smiths whose retro, vintage and up-cycled clothing showcases creativity through style.

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