Ears, Eyes, Voice: Black Canadian Photojournalists 1970s – 1990s

   09/02/2019 — 31/03/2019

Dates for exhibitions are an estimate and are subject to change due to COVID-19 restrictions.

February 9 – March 31, 2019

Opening Reception: February 9, 6:00 – 9:00 pm

Ears, Eyes, Voice is organized and circulated by Black Artists’ Networks in Dialogue (BAND), and generously sponsored by Scotiabank.

Ears, Eyes, Voice brings together important visual works by Black Canadian Photojournalists Jules Elder, Eddie Grant, Diane Liverpool, Al Peabody and Jim Russell. Their combined archive reveals a comprehensive and rare record that visually documents over three decades of stories that tell the important history of Toronto’s diverse Black communities.

Image Credit: Eddie Grant, Prime Minister Manley shaking hands with Al Hamilton publisher of Contrast Newspaper. Looking on is Anthony Hill, former Jamaica High Commissioner to Canada, 1980.