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Aug 13, 2014, 15:02 ET

Winners of National Gallery of Canada's teen contest So You Want to Be an Artist? unveiled

OTTAWA, Aug. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - The three winners of the National Gallery of Canada's teen contest So You Want to Be an Artist? were...

Jul 17, 2014, 11:30 ET

National Gallery of Canada unveils finalists in its art contest for teens So You Want to Be an Artist?

OTTAWA, July 17, 2014 /CNW/ - The National Gallery of Canada (NGC) announced today the finalists in its contest for teens aged 16 to 19, So You...

Jun 25, 2014, 11:00 ET

The Great War: The Persuasive Power of Photography

A remarkable selection of photographs drawn from national and international collections in an effort to illustrate the many important roles...

Jun 11, 2014, 11:00 ET

Gustave Doré (1832 - 1883): Master of Imagination - Be amazed by the spectacular and familiar works that have inspired generations

On view until September 14, 2014 OTTAWA, June 11, 2014 /CNW/ - From now until September 14, nearly 100 striking works of art by Gustave...

Feb 12, 2014, 11:00 ET

John Ruskin: Artist and Observer

Discover the extraordinary and beautiful drawings and watercolours made by one of Victorian Britain's most eminent writers and thinkers At the...

Jan 30, 2014, 14:00 ET

BGL to represent Canada at the 56th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia

OTTAWA, Jan. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - The artists' collective BGL, composed of Jasmin Bilodeau, Sébastien Giguère and Nicolas Laverdière,...

Jan 27, 2014, 14:07 ET

Outstanding exhibitions at the National Gallery of Canada this year

Gustave Doré (1832-1883): Master of Imagination - a must-see this summer OTTAWA, Jan. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The National Gallery of Canada (NGC)...

Dec 20, 2013, 10:15 ET

Marc Mayer reappointed as the Director and CEO of the National Gallery of Canada

OTTAWA, Dec. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Mr. Michael Tims, Chair of the Board of Trustees of the National Gallery of Canada, warmly welcomed the...

Dec 19, 2013, 14:15 ET

During the Holiday Season, experience the extraordinary sound of Forty-Part Motet by Canadian Artist Janet Cardiff

As of December 19, 2013 OTTAWA, Dec. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - To give visitors the ultimate treat this holiday season, the National Gallery of Canada...

Dec 16, 2013, 11:17 ET

Celebrate Winterlude at the National Gallery of Canada January 31 to February 17, 2014

Explore the Canadian art collection thanks to a variety of fun activities and installations for the whole family OTTAWA, Dec. 16, 2013 /CNW/ -...

Nov 06, 2013, 11:00 ET

Artists, Architects and Artisans: Canadian Art 1890 - 1918 - Immerse yourself in Canada a century ago and discover a new chapter of art history

At the National Gallery of Canada From November 8, 2013 to February 2, 2014 OTTAWA, Nov. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Beginning November 8, and until February...

Oct 16, 2013, 14:15 ET

Robert Burley: The Disappearance of Darkness

At the National Gallery of Canada October 18, 2013 to January 5, 2014 OTTAWA, Oct. 16, 2013 /CNW/ - A Canadian photographer for 30 years, Robert...

Oct 16, 2013, 14:00 ET

Michel Campeau: Icons of Obsolescence

Commemorating the darkroom At the National Gallery of Canada October 18, 2013 to January 5, 2014 OTTAWA, Oct. 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Since 2005,...

Aug 13, 2013, 14:34 ET

Monet's early masterpiece Le Pont de bois (1872) now on long-term loan to the National Gallery of Canada

Acquired recently by a friend to the National Gallery of Canada, this exceptional painting will be on view with the largest public collection of...

Jul 18, 2013, 14:19 ET

The National Gallery of Canada Mourns the Loss of Great Canadian Artist Alex Colville

OTTAWA, July 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The National Gallery of Canada (NGC) is saddened by the news of artist Alex Colville's passing earlier this week at...

Jun 27, 2013, 11:00 ET

Two Trustees Re-appointed to the National Gallery of Canada's Board of Trustees

OTTAWA, June 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Mr. Michael Tims, Chair of the Board of Trustees of the National Gallery of Canada, is pleased to announce the...

Jun 20, 2013, 14:00 ET

So You Want To Be an Artist? The National Gallery of Canada announces the winners of its cross-Canada art contest for teens

Twitter: https://twitter.com/gallerydotca Facebook: www.facebook.com/nationalgallerycanada YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/ngcmedia OTTAWA, June...

Jun 19, 2013, 14:31 ET

An Iceberg in the Heart of Ottawa

Iluliaq: a monumental work by Greenlandic artist Inuk Silis Høegh As part of SAKAHÀN: International Indigenous Art At the National...

Jun 12, 2013, 11:06 ET

Karen Colby-Stothart appointed Chief Executive Officer National Gallery of Canada Foundation effective July 1, 2013

OTTAWA, June 12, 2013 /CNW/ - The National Gallery of Canada Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Karen Colby-Stothart as the...

May 29, 2013, 10:11 ET

Pavilion of Canada at the 55th International Art Exhibition - la Biennale di Venezia - Shary Boyle: Music for Silence

VENICE, Italy, May 29, 2013 /CNW/ - The National Gallery of Canada and Canada Council for the Arts today announced the opening of Shary Boyle:...