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  • Blanche Cooper Evening Dress
  • Creed's Costume
  • Ostrich Feather Fan

Nature or Nurture:

Is Your Profession In Your Blood?

This exhibit will explore the early influences that helped shape the future careers of some of our cultural icons. What music did R&B singer Divine Brown grow up listening to? What art was Michael Snow exposed to as a child? Which ballet pieces mesmerized Karen Kain as a budding dancer? How did George Stroumboulopoulos develop a catholic knowledge of Canadian arts and culture? This exhibit invites the visitor to think about the role your upbringing had in developing who you are today.



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