Sep 5
18 August 2017

Join British photographer Jessica Fulford-Dobson for an artist's talk and discussion at the Ismaili Centre, Toronto at 7 p.m.

Jul 31
28 July 2017

Toronto — Join us for an exciting and engaging presentation by Firoz Rasul, President of the Aga Khan University and former President of the Aga Khan Council for Canada.

Jun 24
24 June 2017

Burnaby — The Honourable Judith Guichon, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, presided over an inspiring ceremony at the Ismaili Centre, Burnaby where 47 young adults were awarded their Duke of Edinburgh’s Silver Achievement Award.

Members of the Implementation Sub-Committee under the Agreement of Cooperation between the Ismaili Imamat and the Ontario Government following the Iftar dinner
Jun 22
22 June 2017

Toronto, 22 June 2017- Members of the Implementation Sub-Committee, as part of the Agreement of Cooperation between the Ismaili Imamat and the Government of Ontario, met at the Ismaili Centre, Toronto to discuss progress on various aspects of the Agreement. This was followed by an Iftar dinner hosted by the Ismaili Council for Ontario.

Jun 22
22 June 2017

Burnaby – Dr. Brett Finlay, Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies (UBC) Distinguished Professor and Senior CIFAR Fellow (Canadian Institute for Advanced Research) discussed how microbes play a central part in early childhood development, why some germs are good for our immunity and disease prevention and how to balance hygiene with microbial exposure in schools, hospitals, and at home. Providing a unique perspective on quality of life from a microbial perspective, Finlay discussed the role of microbes in human health and disease.

Jun 10
10 June 2017

Burnaby – Over 200 guests gathered at the Ismaili Centre Burnaby for the Chief Scout’s Award ceremony. The award and its recipients exemplify scouting principles such as leadership, voluntary service, and the mastery of outdoor skills.

Director Alex Kronemer with daughter Laila at the Canadian Movie Premiere
Jun 8
8 June 2017

Toronto, 8 June 2017 – The Canadian movie premiere of The Sultan and the Saint, a visionary film which speaks with urgency to our present, took place at the Aga Khan Museum before a sold-out audience.  A second viewing took place at the Aga Khan Museum on 11 June 2017.

His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, presented The Duke of Edinburgh's Gold Award to 70 young achievers from British Columbia at the Ismaili Center, Burnaby.
Jun 2
2 June 2017

Burnaby – The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award is a global program with a goal to challenge, encourage, and recognize young people between the ages of 14 to 24. His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, presided over the inspiring ceremony where 70 youth from British Columbia were presented with their Gold Award at the Ismaili Centre, Burnaby.

His Worship, Naheed Nenshi, Mayor of the City of Calgary, speaks to a full-house at the Ismaili Centre, Toronto as part of the Ismaili Centre Canada 150 Series
May 30
30 May 2017

Toronto, 30 May 2017 – It was standing room only as His Worship, Naheed Nenshi, Mayor of the City of Calgary, spoke at the Ismaili Centre, Toronto about how civic engagement will enable Canada to thrive and prosper over the next 150 years. The evening was moderated by Jessica Johnson, Senior Editor at The Walrus magazine. 

Visitors enjoyed learning and hearing about the significant pieces of art while touring the Ismaili Centre, Toronto
May 27
27 May 2017

Toronto, 27-28 May 2017 - For a third year in a row, the Ismaili Centre, Toronto opened its doors to the wider community for the 18th annual Doors Open Toronto, an weekend event in which hundreds of buildings of architectural, historic, cultural, and social significance to the city of Toronto open their doors to the public for this free citywide event.  Ismaili Centre tour guides hosted over four thousand visitors over the course of the weekend, sharing their insights about the architecture and vision that the late Charles Correa, the modernist Indian architect, had for the design of the Centre. 

Etienne Slew performs a song on acoustic guitar.
May 7
7 May 2017

Burnaby – Musicians, poets, authors and calligraphers gathered from across the Greater Vancouver area to share and perform in a Chai House format as part of Asian Heritage Month’s exploreAsian Festival. 

A workshop participant shares his experience of participating in the project and taking pictures of his family and friends
May 6
6 May 2017

Toronto, 6 May 2017 - Narratives of Home, an exhibition of photographic images by refugee and new comer students, opened on 6 May 2017 with a public event featuring all workshop participants and organisers of the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival.