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The annual Electric Eclectics music festival held over the August Civic holiday weekend and now in its eighth year is an avant garde event that has become a pilgrimage for fans and musicians seeking—or already...
One of Canada’s most celebrated artists, Alex Colville passed away on Tuesday July 16th, at the age of 92, at his home in Wolfville, N.S.

National Gallery of Canada Artist Interview: Venkat Raman Singh Shyam

An interview with Venkat Raman Singh Shyam, 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: Corey Bulpitt and Larissa Healey

An interview with Corey Bulpitt and Larissa Healey, two artists in Sakàhan: International Indigenous Art , on view at the National Gallery of Canada until 2 September 2013.
Curator Sarah Boucher figures the timing could not have been better. With Sherbrooke, Quebec hosting the 2013 Canada Summer Games in August, she wanted to make sure the city’s Museum of Fine Arts had an...
Louise Bourgeois, 1911–2010 spans 60 years of production, her creative development, and recurring themes.
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.