What can you do today?
Art Making – Scotiabank Great Hall
Fingerprint Art: Each artwork will be as unique as you.
Mysterious Music – Scotiabank Great Hall
Trio Neutrino will play a selection of mysterious music including contemporary, romantic and pop-classic. Music experts from Sonart will get us moving and guide us through this uniquely mysterious listening experience!
Songs and Stories – Departs from Scotiabank Great Hall
Adults, bring your babies and toddlers for songs and stories in the Gallery. Together, we’ll explore the artworks to discover clues left for us by the artists. In partnership with Mothercraft Ottawa.
Sensory-Based Play – Sketches
Let the kids explore materials with hands-on activities. It’s never too early to get into art!
In partnership with Mothercraft Ottawa.
Board Games in Baroque – Baroque Gallery
One mystery not enough? Join us to play a round of “Clue” or “Guess who?” Quality family time surrounded by Baroque masters! Board games provided.
Gallery Tours: Mystery at the Art Gallery? – Departs from Scotiabank Great Hall
Join the detective squad. Clues are hiding here and there. You’ll need to look closely at the artworks to discover where to go next and solve the mystery! Characters along the way may choose to help you solve the mystery – if you have the password.
Ages 9+ PG
Film Screening – Auditorium
A Cat in Paris (2010) / Une vie de chat (original title) 70 min
Dino the cat leads a double life. House cat by day, cat burglar by night. His worlds collide when his young owner Zoe follows him on his nocturnal adventures. Separate language screenings.
Who will you meet today?
The NGC Education Team delivers tours and workshops throughout the year to visitors of all ages. Making, looking and talking about art encourages the development of critical thinking and visual literacy skills. Come over, say hi and get ready to art-it-up!
Mothercraft Ottawa is a charitable, non-profit organization that provides programs and services for families. Mothercraft is partnering with the NGC to present thematic programming for the 0–6 crew and their parents and caregivers.
Sonart is a music school that offers expert-taught classes where all music styles are joined to bring music, culture and community together. Sonart has collaborated with the NGC to present today's Music Programming.
Trio Neutrino was founded in January 2013. Neutrino is an Ottawa-Gatineau based trio made up of students from the Conservatoire de musique de Gatineau.