Hart House Chess Club Hosts Original Chess Cartoon Exhibition!


An exhibition of original chess cartoons by an anonymous cartoonist was put on display at the Hart House building for four days from February 16th through February 19th. The title of the exhibition was “Lost Game”, a political satire on contemporary political issues in Europe and Canada.

The exhibition was scheduled to take place during the Hart House Reading Week Open. In this way, more than 200 people had the opportunity to view 35 pieces of original chess cartoon artwork!

The collection was on display first at the Hart House Reading Room, Feb. 16th, 4-10 pm and then at the Great Hall, Feb. 17-19, 10 am – 10 pm.