Marie-Catherine Cyr and Restoration and Conservation Lab at the Gallery.

Jean Paul Riopelle’s Hommage aux Nymphéas – Pavane: Behind the Scenes with Conservator Marie-Catherine Cyr

Thursday, June 22, 2023
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. EDT
National Gallery of Canada
Indigenous and Canadian Galleries
380 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, ON K1N 9N4

Join us in the Indigenous and Canadian Galleries to meet Marie-Catherine Cyr, NGC Assistant Conservator of Paintings, and watch as she begins examining and cleaning Jean Paul Riopelle’s monumental triptych Hommage aux Nymphéas – Pavane (1954). See what goes into preparing a large work for display, and make sure to see the final result this fall, when the Gallery opens a major retrospective on the artist.

Free. Drop-in activity. No registration needed
In English and French

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Thursday, June 22, 2023, 6:00 p.m. 7:00 p.m.
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