Exhibitions + Parties

Join us for exhibitions and parties throughout the year at TIFF Bell Lightbox.

The Burghers of Vancouver

On now until December 16 - Shot on location in Paris and Vancouver, The Burghers of Vancouver (15) is a collaboration between celebrated Quebec filmmaker Denys Arcand and artist Adad Hannah. A six-channel installation follows individual characters who come together to perform a tableau vivant of Rodin’s famed sculpture Les Bourgeois de Calais .


October - BOOMBOX will take guests through a building-wide, multi-sensory adventure at TIFF Bell Lightbox as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Star Trek: The Original Series.


February - Showcasing a variety of interactive installations, the award-winning digiPlaySpace is all about learning through play, collaborative discovery, open exploration, and accessibility, designed to stimulate imaginations and inspire a lifelong passion for creativity and invention.

TIFF Soirée

September - Kick off the 41st Toronto International Film Festival at TIFF Soirée, where we are thrilled to welcome acclaimed actor Michael Fassbender as our special guest of honour. The evening includes an exclusive onstage conversation at TIFF Bell Lightbox, followed by a rooftop cocktail party with a beautiful view of the Toronto cityscape.


Summer - A series of three installations showcasing the best in virtual reality and immersive media. If 2016 is "the Year of VR," TIFF is the place to experience it as it's meant to be experienced.

Summer Soirée

June - A spectacular onstage conversation featuring a special guest, followed by a cocktail party. In 2016, we were thrilled to host actor and producer Alec Baldwin as our celebrated guest for Summer Soirée. Check back for more details about Summer Soirée 2017.

Past Exhibitions

Since opening in 2010, TIFF Bell Lightbox has housed several exhibitions including David Cronenberg: Evolution, Designing 007 - 50 Years of Bond Style, Tim Burton, and Stanley Kubrick.

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