100th Anniversary Projects

Commemorating 100 years of Hart House takes many forms: literature, photography, art, and landmark commissions that solidify Hart House’s valuable contribution to the University of Toronto Community. The following initiatives have been selected to showcase the many areas in which Hart House has explored civic engagement, student leadership and community involvement.

100th Anniversary Projects

Bookplate Project

Students from St.Michael’s College have reflected on the significance of the books in the Hart House Library collection, and with the help of special QR codes placed inside books chosen, future readers can read the students’ reflections of those selected.

Hart House Permanent Collection Rehang

The Hart House Permanent Collection is a major collection of Canadian art developed by the Hart House Art Committee and administered by the Art Museum.

Book of Memories: 100 Years of Hart House

Be sure to pick up a copy of this photo yearbook, highlighting the past 100 years of events, clubs/committees and special events at Hart House.

The Hart House Centennial Art Commission

For its centennial celebration, Hart House, with the assistance of the Art Museum at the University of Toronto, is commissioning a major, permanent artwork by an Indigenous artist to transform our historic Great Hall.

Hart House: 100 Years, 100 Objects

The Alumni, students, and friends of Hart House have combed their closets and archives to create an exciting 100th Anniversary installation of artifacts representing 100 years of Hart House history “Hart House: 100 Years, 100 Objects”.

Encounters at “The Edge of the Woods”

A Story Weaving project in association with Hart House’s 100th Anniversary. Curated and Directed by Jill Carter (Assistant Professor at the Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance, Indigenous Studies and the Transitional Year Programme at the University of Toronto).

Hart House Literary Review

As part of our centennial celebration, Hart House will be issuing a special “Hart House Literary Review–100th Anniversary Expanded Edition” that features a selection of highlights from the Review’s last three decades.