FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

MOCCA Announces Extended Opening Hours

Toronto, May 9, 2009: The Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art (MOCCA) is delighted to announce that it will be extending its opening hours from May 1st to November 1st thanks to generous support from the Hal Jackman Foundation.

MOCCA’s Hal Jackman Foundation Extended Hours are every Thursday and Friday until 9 p.m., from May 1 to June 14, 2009, during the exhibition Still Revolution: Suspended in Time. Opening hours will also be extended during the upcoming exhibitions Pulp Fiction (June 27 – August 23) and Arena: Road Game (September 10 – November 1).

Extended opening hours are intended to increase opportunities for audiences to experience and participate in the exhibitions and activities at one of Toronto’s most exciting cultural institutions. Embedded within Toronto’s West Queen West Art + Design District, MOCCA is centrally located amongst a diverse range of shops, restaurants and nightclubs that can also be enjoyed by our visitors.

Admission to MOCCA is always Pay-What-You-Can.

MOCCA is a proud member of the West Queen West Business Improvement Association.

Hal Jackman Foundation

All programs and activities at the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art are generously supported by memberships, private donations, and with significant contributions from BMO Financial Group, Toronto Culture, and the Ontario Arts Council.