Five Centuries of German and Austrian Graphics in Montreal

Grafik! Five Centuries of German and Austrian Graphics These Montreal Museum of Fine Arts exhibitions were available online in recent months, but can be viewed in person as of 12 February 2021. It’s not every day you get to stand in front of a leaf from the 1455 Gutenberg Bible. And that’s just one item among the 90-plus on display in Grafik! Five Centuries of German and Austrian Graphics, a printmaking show of stunning historical and stylistic range. It includes a who’s who of seminal artists, from Renaissance giant Albrecht Dürer to the iconic Viennese secessionist Gustav Klimt. Fans of German expressionism and the Bauhaus school will be especially well served; these genres have never stopped looking modern in the

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Canadian Pacific’s Holiday Train is going online

Believe it or not… it’s almost that time of year again!  Bring on the eggnog, bring on the over-decorated houses – any reason to celebrate is a welcome reason to celebrate. To get you in the holiday spirit, we’re taking a look at safe activities across Canada. Many of these festive activities have been adapted for the screen, so you won’t even need to leave home! Bundle up, make a hot cocoa, and let the sleigh bells take you away… Virtual Events Wherever you are, these online holiday celebrations are the kind that really drive home the whole “Merry Christmas to all”! The CP Holiday Train. Photo: Canadian Pacific Railway Canadian Pacific’s Holiday Train is going online this year for

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Après-Ski: Cross-Country Skiing and Dining Out in Canada

Fun fact: cross-country skiing has its roots in Scandinavia, where it was originally a way to hunt in the snowy landscapes of those Northern-European countries. Today, it’s much more leisurely, and yet there’s a whole world to explore on two skis. It involves gliding through magical woods, ambling along with no hurry in the world. You might cross paths with a darting chipmunk or two, or spot some bird high up in the trees, unafraid of what winter has thrown its way. And as it turns out, some of the best cross-country skiing can be found just outside—and sometimes in—major cities, where the only hunting you’ll need to do is finding a spot to grab some grub after a day

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