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With its varied tones and textures and monumental size, Iluliaq conveys a terrible beauty. Parts of it resemble billowing sea foam, while others are smooth masses of turquoise ice or cool, jagged peaks. More...

Opening week at the Venice Biennale

A brief look at opening week of the 55th International Art Exhibition: La Biennale di Venezia, 2013. Presented NGC Director Marc Mayer.

Shary Boyle addresses the crowds in Venice

Shary Boyle addresses the crowds in Venice at the inauguration of the Canada Pavilion, opening week of the 55th International Art Exhibition: La Biennale di Venezia, 2013.
They have been well-loved and boasted the scrapes, scratches and nicks to prove it. But after “a major clean-up,” a fresh coat of paint and a thorough wax job, Keith Haring’s iconic sculptures are ready to be...
Sakahàn presents a broad variety of contemporary works of art by Indigenous artists from around the globe. Apart from cultural diversity, there is diversity of scale, medium, meaning and tone.

National Gallery of Canada Artist Interview: Viggo Pederson

An interview with Viggo Pederson, one of the artists in Sakàhan: International Indigenous Art , on view at the National Gallery of Canada until 2 September 2013.

National Gallery of Canada Artist Interview: Maika'i Tubbs

An interview with Maika'i Tubbs, one of the artists in Sakàhan: International Indigenous Art , on view at the National Gallery of Canada until 2 September 2013.

National Gallery of Canada Artist Interview: Danie Mellor

An interview with Danie Mellor, one of the artists in Sakàhan: International Indigenous Art , on view at the National Gallery of Canada until 2 September 2013.

National Gallery of Canada Artist Interview: Jamasee Padluq Pitseolak

An interview with Jamasee Padluq Pitseolak, one of the artists in Sakàhan: International Indigenous Art , on view at the National Gallery of Canada until 2 September 2013.