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The French Connection
Arts & Culture Festivals Music Performing Arts Special Events Sports Waterfront Category . Arts & Culture The French Connection May 21, 2011 to September 05, 2011 Presented By . Art Gallery of Hamilton the 19th century, the lure of Paris was irresistible. With its teaching and exhibition opportunities, international artists flocked to the City of Lights in search of education and artistic validation. Indeed, during this period, an extended stay in Paris became an artistic rite of passage, with increasing numbers of Canadians boarding steamships to make their way across the Atlantic to pit their talents against the very best. In Paris, both emerging and mature artists found themselves in a vibrant and experimental artistic culture, unparalleled in the Western world. www.artgalleryofhamilton.com . View all events for Art Gallery of Hamilton .. Event Details. Location: Hamilton, Ontario @t art gallery of hamilton, exhibition opportunities, mature artists