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May 27, 2015, 14:00 ET

National Gallery of Canada Honours Michael Audain and Yoshiko Karasawa for a Decade of Philanthropy

OTTAWA, May 27, 2015 /CNW/ - The National Gallery of Canada Foundation announced today the naming of an important contemporary exhibition space at...

May 22, 2015, 10:30 ET

Winnipeg Art Gallery and National Gallery of Canada Bring Ron Mueck to Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, May 22, 2015 /CNW/ - The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) is pleased to present an exhibition of work by internationally-renowned contemporary...

May 19, 2015, 11:30 ET

Teen contest So You Want To Be An Artist? begins May 19

OTTAWA, May 19, 2015 /CNW/ - The National Gallery of Canada (NGC) invites teenagers aged 16 to 19 from all over Canada to enter as...

May 06, 2015, 08:30 ET

The Canada Pavilion at the 56. Esposizione Internazionale d'Arte - la Biennale di Venezia - BGL - Canadassimo

VENICE, Italy, May 6, 2015 /CNW/ - The National Gallery of Canada today announced the opening of Canadassimo, an exhibition of new work by the...

May 05, 2015, 14:55 ET

$2 million gift from the Koerner family to the Canadian Artists in Venice Endowment Fund

VENICE, Italy, May 5, 2015 /CNW/ - The National Gallery of Canada Foundation announced today an exceptional gift of $2 million from the Koerner...

Apr 22, 2015, 11:00 ET

Alex Colville at the National Gallery of Canada

OTTAWA, April 22, 2015 /CNW/ - From April 23 to September 7, 2015, the National Gallery of Canada's premier summer exhibition will captivate...

Apr 08, 2015, 11:00 ET

2015 Governor General's Awards in Visual and Media Arts

A stunning selection of works by the recipients on view at the National Gallery of Canada. OTTAWA, April 8, 2015 /CNW/ - Until August 30,...

Apr 02, 2015, 11:00 ET

Masterpiece in Focus: Mary Pratt: "This little painting"

OTTAWA, April 2, 2015 /CNW/ - From April 4 to January 4, 2016, the National Gallery of Canada (NGC) presents Mary Pratt: "This little painting", as...

Apr 01, 2015, 15:38 ET

National Gallery acquires a 19th century Canadian painting from the Winkworth Collection in U.K.

OTTAWA, April 1, 2015 /CNW/ - The National Gallery of Canada was able to acquire through purchase an exceptional 19th century painting from the...

Feb 24, 2015, 14:00 ET

$2 million gift from the Donald R. Sobey Family Foundation in support of the Canadian Artists in Venice Endowment

OTTAWA, Feb. 24, 2015 /CNW/ - The National Gallery of Canada Foundation is very pleased to announce the receipt of an exceptional gift of $2...

Feb 19, 2015, 10:22 ET

New American art series sparks "Contemporary Conversations"

OTTAWA, Feb. 19, 2015 /CNW/ - U.S. Embassy Ottawa and the Department of State's Art in Embassies, in partnership with the National Gallery of...

Feb 18, 2015, 11:00 ET

The National Gallery of Canada unveils its 2015 program - A particular highlight: its summer exhibition Alex Colville

OTTAWA, Feb. 18, 2015 /CNW/ - From the splendid, celebrated paintings and drawings of Alex Colville to the colourful imaginary world of Marc...

Dec 08, 2014, 14:00 ET

The National Gallery of Canada acquires seven major 19th-century works

Six artworks by Gustave Doré and one by Aimé-Jules Dalou OTTAWA, Dec. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - The National Gallery of Canada has enhanced...

Nov 24, 2014, 13:00 ET

The National Gallery of Canada and the Canadian Artists' Representation / Le Front des artistes canadiens and The Regroupement des artistes en arts visuels du Québec reach an agreement in principle

OTTAWA, Nov. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - The National Gallery of Canada and the Canadian Artists' Representation / Le Front des artistes canadiens (CARFAC)...

Nov 12, 2014, 11:00 ET

Jack Bush - From commercial artist to vanguard abstract painter at the National Gallery of Canada

OTTAWA, Nov. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - From November 13, 2014 to February 22, 2015, the National Gallery of Canada presents a world premier Jack Bush,...

Oct 17, 2014, 13:00 ET

Shine a Light: Canadian Biennial 2014 - Discover innovative and diverse artworks by artists from different generations and regions across the country

OTTAWA, Oct. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Until 8 March 2015, the National Gallery of Canada (NGC) presents Shine a Light: Canadian Biennial 2014. The...

Sep 25, 2014, 13:39 ET

National Gallery names Katerina Atanassova Curator of Canadian Art

OTTAWA, Sept. 25, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The National Gallery of Canada (NGC) has appointed a new Curator of Canadian Art, Katerina Atanassova, a...

Aug 27, 2014, 11:00 ET

Jean Sutherland Boggs - 1922 - 2014 - The National Gallery of Canada pays tribute to the first woman to lead the institution

OTTAWA, Aug. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - In the wake of the death of Jean Sutherland Boggs on August 22, at age 92, the National Gallery of Canada (NGC)...

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...