Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts

The Gift of Art: A closeup of a musician playing the cello

Fostering the Next Generation of Artists

Queen's, the CBC, and Bader Philanthropies, Inc., are teaming up to put a spotlight on future classical music stars in Canada.

Jeremy Dutcher
Jeremy Dutcher, winner of the 2018 Polaris Prize, is performing at the festival. (Supplied Photo)

Ka’tarohkwi Festival of Indigenous Arts Brings Top Artists to The Isabel

The inaugural event is an exciting multi-disciplinary blaze of Indigenous creativity.

the Gord Vogt screening room
The new Gordon Vogt Screening Room at the Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts. Photo by Bernard Clark.

Tribute Event Honours Alumnus

Gordon Vogt Film Screening Room dedication on Oct. 2 featured a silent film screening with a live musical soundtrack. 

rembrant paintings, baptism of the eunuch and head of an old man in a cap
Two works featured in upcoming Leiden circa 1960 Rembrant Emerges exhibition: Jan Georg van Vliet (after Rembrandt van Rijn), The Baptism of the Eunuch (detail) 1631 (L), and Rembrandt van Rijn, Head of an Old Man in a Cap, around 1630 (R).

An Artful Donation

The most prolific donors in Queen’s history have added to their legacy with a gift of just over $1 million (US).

Isabel Bader Centre of the Performing Arts

Building the Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts

The Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts will open its doors in 2014, providing Queen’s and Kingston with a state-of-the-art facility for community and student performance, education, creati