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The inaugural dance of master carver and hereditary Haida Chief James Hart’s "The Dance Screen (The Scream Too)" will be held Sept. 22 in Whistler, B.C. more

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Kiriko Watanabe has been appointed as the Gail & Stephen A. Jarislowsky Curator. more

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Curtis Collins has been appointed as director of the Audain Art Museum effective May 1, 2018, filling a position vacated last fall. more

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Audain Art Museum is the official recipient of a 2018 Institute Honor Award for Architecture from the American Institute of Architects. more

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Billed as a transcontinental journey through the country’s alpine vistas, this show invites the public to see mountains through the eyes of some of Canada's greatest artists. more

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One of the most important paintings of Canadian artist Emily Carr has recently been acquired by the Audain Art Museum in Whistler. Entitled "Le Paysage," the picture was painted in 1911. more

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A pioneer in photographing with colour film, Fred Herzog produced an enduring and nuanced record of cities and the people who inhabit them. more

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It’s an odd irony: grand new art galleries are opening across the west just as the digital age ushers in unprecedented access to art from the comfort of our sofas. more

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Montreal businessman and philanthropist Stephen Jarislowsky and his wife Gail through the Jarislowsky Foundation have established a $2 million endowment to support the Chief Curator position at Whistler’s Audain Art Museum. more

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A large 112-year-old metal vase, with a special connection to British Columbia, will be on display at the Audain Art Museum for the next three years. more

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Thomas Gainsborough, "Lieutenant-Colonel Edmund Nugent," 1764

Gift of The Beaverbrook Foundation

This stopover in Whistler is the only one in British Columbia and is described by Executive Director Suzanne Greening as “a unique opportunity to spend time with old friends and make new acquaintances. more

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Artist rendering of the Audain Art Museum

Image courtesy of Patkau Architects

Suzanne Greening is looking at sketches of the Audain Art Museum in Whistler, B.C., which will display art from the collection of millionaire property developer Michael Audain when it opens this year. more

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Art is a window into culture and history, and there is no collection that portrays the astonishing breadth of British Columbia’s art from the eighteenth century to the present as superbly as the one at the Audain Art Museum in Whistler. more

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