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The Emily Carr Coat Rack….

November 25th, 2011

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… in action. Check out our efficient and futuristic coat rack solution. Seven hundred fifty hooks hang from a snake-like piece of stainless steel that is fixed to the ceiling, eliminating the need for dozens of coat racks and cubbys. Whenever a class full of kids arrives at our Weston Family Learning Centre, the AGO staff pulls it to the floor, stocks it up, then pulls it back to the ceiling in one space-optimization move. Famous Canadian Artist Emily Carr used to use this technique in her studio to make room for her paintings, and do away with unwanted guests. Find out more about Emily Carr

Teachers! Find out more about bringing your class to the AGO and the new Weston Family Learning Centre

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