Past Exhibitions

Richard Williams: Master of Animation

Richard Williams: Master of Animation


Twelve unique zones, accompanied by matching chapters from Richard Williams's new iPad App, show aspiring animators and pros alike how to direct animation, and how Williams approaches character movement, dialogue, animal action and more.

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2013

2012

2011

2010

Up From the Vault

Up From the Vault:

85 Years of Treasures from the Warner Bros. Photo Lab.

Ingmar Bergman

Ingmar Bergman: Truth and Lies

The world premiere of a free exhibition delving into the central themes and motifs of the nine-time Oscar nominee’s body of work.

The More the Merrier

Essential Cinema (Toronto)

Exploring the creative process behind the 1958 Alfred Hitchcock thriller “Vertigo.”

Bugs Bunny

Chuck Jones: An Animator’s Life from A to Z-Z-Z-Z

An exhibition of the work of master humorist Chuck Jones.

Ray Harryhausen

The Fantastical Worlds of Ray Harryhausen

A showcase of work from visual effects pioneer Ray Harryhausen.

The More the Merrier

The More the Merrier

Posters from the Ten Best Picture Nominees, 1936–1943

Noel Coward

Star Quality

The World of Noël Coward

2009

The Great Escape

Art of the Movie Poster

Illustrated One-Sheets and Design Concepts from the Paul Crifo Archive

Irving G. Thalberg

Irving Thalberg

Creating the Hollywood Studio System, 1920–1936

Selig

The Los Angeles Motion Picture Studio Centennial Exhibition

A look at film production in Los Angeles from 1909 to 1914.

Pokemon

ANIME! High Art – Pop Culture

An exhibition exploring the history, aesthetics and production of Japanese animation.

Costumes

Dressed in Color: The Costumes

Examples of costume design for color films from the 1940s through the 1960s.

Self-Portrait

Fellini’s Book of Dreams

A showcase of original pages from Federico Fellini’s Book of Dreams

Douglas Fairbanks

Douglas Fairbanks

The First King of Hollywood

2008

Akira Kurosawa

Akira Kurosawa: Film Artist

More than 100 pieces of original artwork

Casting a Shadow

Casting a Shadow

Creating the Alfred Hitchcock Film

The Old Man who Planted Trees

Frédéric Back

A Life’s Drawings

Freeze Frame

Freeze Frame

5 Decades of Photographs by Douglas Kirkland

Ink & Paint

Ink & Paint

The Art of Hand-Drawn Animation

Matte Painting

Playing God

The Art and Artists of Matte Painting

Pulling Back the Drapes

Set Decoration Revealed

2007

The Art of the Motion Picture Illustrator

The Art of the Motion Picture Illustrator

William B. Major, Harold Michelson and Tyrus Wong

From Amarcord to Z

From Amarcord to Z

Posters from 50 Years of Foreign Language Film Award Winners

Silence of the Lambs poster

Movies on the Mind

Psychology and Film since Sigmund Freud

Tech Art

Tech Art

The Photography of Vince Gonzales

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