Museum of Illusions
132 Front St E
+1 416 889 2285
Thanks to the Museum of Illusions, we can all live out our Instagram dreams. This is a place where photography is not only encouraged, but it’s a key part of the exhibition. With 14 locations around the world, each has the same goal: To play with ideas of imagination, the mind and the human sense of perception.
MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art)
158 Sterling Rd
+1 416 530 2500
Toronto’s Museum of Contemporary Art recently moved from the city’s west and to its new home inside a former aluminum factory, and its curatorial range, spread across five floors, has expanded from a sole focus on Canadian artists to a more international roster. The inaugural group show, BELIEVE, featured pieces from up-and-comers like photographer Awol Erizku, who shot Beyoncé when she was pregnant with her twins.
TIFF (The Toronto International Film Festival)
Not new but noteworthy nonetheless, is the annual Toronto International Film Festival, which brings a flurry of screenings, parties and celebrities into the city. Want in? The next festival comes to town on September 5th 2019.