Tag: Ryerson Image Centre

Quick Hits: The Tanenbaum Photos

There’s been a great deal of publicity, and rightly so, for True to the Eyes: The Howard and Carole Tanenbaum Photography Collection, on exhibit at the Ryerson Image Centre in Toronto.  It consists of more than 200 photos, 19th century to contemporary, from the couple’s eclectic image files, […]

Remembering the real Winnie the Pooh

An exhibit at the Ryerson Image Centre tells the story of Canadian soldier and veterinarian Harry Colebourn (1887–1947), who, at the onset of World War I, purchased a pet bear he named Winnie, after his hometown of Winnipeg. When his regiment shipped out, Harry took Winnie with him, […]