This small town symbolized the archetype of pastoral American life. Yet this idyllic place was also held hostage by a dark past, manifesting in the racial tensions that scar much of American history.
The Art Gallery at Harbourfront operating as The Power Plant is Canada’s leading non-collecting, public art gallery dedicated exclusively to contemporary visual art from Canada and the world. Governed by its board of directors, The Power Plant serves a strong network of community stakeholders and is a registered Canadian charitable organization, supported by its members, sponsors, donors, and funding bodies at all levels of government.
The Power Plant will be a leading international center for contemporary art, renowned for its diverse programming and exceptional commitment to groundbreaking contemporary Canadian art. It will be widely supported as an institution that has become essential to the cultural infrastructure in Toronto, Ontario, and Canada.