The Cabinet Project

  • COAXING COXETER

    COAXING COXETER

    By artist: Catherine Beaudette. COAXING COXETER is a ‘cabinet of curiosities’- specimens, natural history texts images and objects displayed with mathematical models and instruments from collections at the University of Toronto ...
    Address : 130 St George Street, Toronto, Ontario
    Associated Building : John P. Robarts Library Building
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  • Mud (UofT)

    Mud (UofT)

    By artist: Nicole Clouston. Mud (UofT) is an exploration mud, the microbial life within it and the ways in which we are connected to it. Exposed to light, the microbial life already present in the mud – including bacteria, moulds and yeasts ...
    Address : 214 College Street, Toronto, Ontario
    Associated Building : Koffler Student Services Centre
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  • Dave Kemp and Jonathon Anderson

    Floating Points

    Also Known as : Dave Kemp and Jonathon Anderson
    By artists Dave Kemp and Jonathon Anderson. Floating Points involves of a combination of motion parallax effects and line-moiré interference patterns to produce a perceptual amplification of the viewer’s movement ...
    Address : 214 College Street, Toronto, Ontario
    Associated Building : Koffler Student Services Centre
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  • MICROBIAL WITNESS ATLAS

    MICROBIAL WITNESS ATLAS

    By artists: Mick Lorusso and Joel Ong. Two cabinets at the entrance of Gerstein Library act as windows into the microbial world, where dirt samples from the region incubate and breed curated microbiomes. 
    Address : 7 King's College Circle Toronto, Ontario
    Associated Building : Gerstein Science Information Centre in the Sigmund Samuel Library Bldg
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  • Microcollection (Elisa Bollazzi)

    Cabinet de Regard

    Also Known as : Microcollection (Elisa Bollazzi)
    By artist: Microcollection (Elisa Bollazzi). A Cabinet de regard is an “observation chamber” with a table, a microscope and a selection of art fragments of my collection. 
    Address : 7 King's College Circle, Toronto, ON
    Associated Building : Gerstein Science Information Centre in the Sigmund Samuel Library Bldg
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  • Dust Counters and Gas Collectors

    Dust Counters and Gas Collectors

    By artist: Nicole Liao. It is well known that there are certain occupations which confine persons to closed rooms or places in which dust particles of one kind or another are very abundant.
    Address : 73 Queen's Park Crescent
    Associated Building : Victoria College
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  • First North American Electron Microscope

    First North American Electron Microscope

    By artist: Nina Czegledy. In the Christmas break of 1937- 1938 James Hillier and Albert Prebus ...
    Address : 130 St. George Street, Toronto, Ontario
    Associated Building : John P. Robarts Library Building
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  • Rick Hyslop

    I don't know where but she sends me there ...

    Also Known as : Rick Hyslop
    By artist: Risk Hyslop. Sometime in the 90s, I purchased the seminal text “On the Sensations of Tone”  by German physicist Hermann von Helmholtz ...
    Address : 60 St. George Street, Toronto, Ontario
    Associated Building : McLennan Physical Laboratories
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  • A New Geology

    A New Geology

    By artist: Stefan Herda. A variety of rocks, crystal specimens, tools and objects are displayed along with their corresponding chemical formulae.
    Address : 130 St. George Street
    Associated Building : John P. Robarts Library Building
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