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National Gallery of Canada
380 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, ON. Canada
K1N 9N4

Events and Activities

Curators Greg Hill, Christine Lalonde, and Rachelle Dickenson share the stage to discuss Àbadakone, an exhibition of international contemporary Indigenous art.
Nov 20, 2019
10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Free event! Described as a landmark work of cinema, SG̲aawaay Ḵ'uuna (Edge of the Knife) is the world’s first Haida-language feature film.
Nov 21, 2019
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Don’t miss the sneak preview of this fascinating exhibition, featuring some 70 works from the National Collection.
Nov 28, 2019
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Gallery C218
Join artist Victoria Putinski for a workshop on the Japanese art of manga, inspired by the current exhibition of Japanese photography.
Nov 28, 2019
5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Scotiabank Great Hall
Join us for a little holiday magic as we light up this year’s Christmas tree.
Dec 5, 2019
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Scotiabank Great Hall

"In the 20th century, photography in Japan was mostly done with gelatin silver print, black and white photography, but still, we can feel the colours of the age."

—Eriko Kimura, Curator, Yokohama Museum of Art


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