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David Ben takes you on a tour through Illusions: The Art of Magic at the McCord Museum 2017

Submitted Wed, 05/23/2018

For those finalizing their travel arrangements for the Magic Collectors Weekend in Montreal, we have provided additional information about the schedule for the conference.

Submitted Mon, 04/03/2017

Attention all Magic Collectors Weekend delegates and dealers. 

Submitted Fri, 09/09/2016

The Magic Collectors Weekend is back in 2017. 

Submitted Fri, 06/17/2016

Save the date for the next Magic Collectors Weekend in Montreal, Canada. 

Submitted Fri, 12/18/2015
Houdini Water Torture Cell Poster

The McCord Museum has acquired an outstanding collection of posters and documents related to magic, the only one of its size in Canada. It is considered one of the five most important private collections on the subject in the world.

Submitted Thu, 02/12/2015

David Ben on why it is historically appropriate that the collection aquired by the McCord Museum, now the Allan Slaight Collection, is now located in the city of Montreal.

Submitted Thu, 02/12/2015
The McCord Museum’s acquisition of one of the world’s foremost private collections of stone lithographs from magic’s Golden Age generated a huge amount of press.
Submitted Wed, 02/11/2015
Allan Slaight and Emmanuelle Gattuso

While the news of this donation is big, for those who know Gattusso and Slaight, it is not the least bit surprising.

Submitted Wed, 02/11/2015

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