What have artists here been doing for the last five thousand years? Discover Canadian and Indigenous masterpieces from past and present. Explore their connections and how they tell our stories.
— Robert Harris, A Meeting of the School Trustees, 1885, oil on canvas, 102.2 × 126.5 cm. National Gallery of Canada. Photo: NGC
New at the Gallery
Discover newly acquired works and learn how they enrich the Gallery’s extraordinary collections of art from across Canada and around the world.
— Achille-Etna Michallon, View at Tivoli, 1821–1822, oil on canvas, 29 x 38.5 cm. National Gallery of Canada. Photo: NGC
Hanran: 20th Century Japanese Photography
Available from October 21, 2019 to March 22, 2020. Organized by the National Gallery of Canada in collaboration with Yokohama Museum of Art, this exhibition features a selection of black and white photographs from the Shōwa era (1926–1989), a turbulent period of social and political transformation.
— Shibuya Ryukichi, Ginza Photomontage, n.d., gelatin silver print, 18.1 × 30.1 cm. Yokohama Museum of Art
Àbadakone | Continuous Fire | Feu continuel
Available from November 19, 2019 to April 5, 2020. Discover diverse artworks by contemporary Indigenous artists from around the world.