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J.E.H. MacDonald, Frontispiece and title page, Stories of the Land of Evangeline, Grace McLeod Rogers, Toronto, McClelland and Stewart, 1923. National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives.
William Kentridge, still from More Sweetly Play the Dance, 2015, 8-channel high definition video installation, 15:00 minutes, with 4 megaphones. National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa. Purchased 2016. © William Kentridge courtesy of Marian Goodman Gallery
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New Generation Photography Award
Meet the 2020 winners of the New Generation Photography Award, which recognizes the best of young Canadians working in lens-based art.
Discover the stories behind the art. Spend some time learning about the artists and artworks that make up the national collection.
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Explore the art of photography from the medium’s earliest days to cutting-edge contemporary techniques, through fascinating stories inspired by works in the national photography collection.
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— Yamamoto Masao, # 280 (from the series A Box of Ku), 1987–2018 (printed in 1994), gelatin silver print with hand-applied ink, 11.1 x 17.3 cm, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa © Yamamoto Masao, courtesy Stephen Bulger Gallery. Photo: NGC
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