Sarah Mortimer

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Cities Are Made of Stories: A Word on Postal Station K

(0) Comments | Posted December 4, 2012 | 1:34 PM

I was riding the Queen streetcar this week when I overheard a wonderful thing. A mother was telling her daughter a story about one of this city's old buildings. "This used to be a department store called Simpson's," the mother said. She pointed to the flagship store for The Hudson's...

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Frida's Unibrow Was a Statement, Not a Gimmick

(6) Comments | Posted November 9, 2012 | 11:45 AM

Dear AGO,

The week of October 20, while walking past the Drake Hotel in Toronto, one of your employees handed me a unibrow and a card that said I should wear it in order to get 50 per cent off the price of admission to your exhibit "Frida...

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