Canada 150

Canada 150 project to launch in June from Inuvik, St. John’s, Alert Bay, and Winnipeg. Jessie Buchanan, Evin Collis, and Becky Thiessen are the artists selected to travel with the WAG’s Canada 150 Signature Initiative, ART EXPRESS’D/ART EXPRIMÉ. Read more


Works by Vancouver’s Jeff Wall and Jin-me Yoon and 69 other photo-based artists will kick off nine months of exhibitions marking the 150th anniversary of Confederation at the revamped National Gallery of Canada. Read more


Canada 150 will be the year’s leitmotif; every action and public event will surely be enwrapped in the flag, acknowledging our anniversary. So what’s the plan? Read more

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The Department of Canadian Heritage has announced funding for Saskatchewan’s contributions to the Canada 150 project, including the commissioning of a large-scale Indigenous public artwork to be unveiled on the MacKenzie grounds in October 2017. Read more


Brian Jungen has transformed Nike runners into eye-popping Haida-themed masks and white plastic lawn chairs into a giant whale skeleton. So what will he help fashion from a massive Caterpillar trencher used in the construction of the Alaska Highway? Read more