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National Gallery of Canada

Five finalists vying for a prestigious national prize tackle social and political issues. Read more

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Stephanie Comilang is the recipient of the 2019 Sobey Art Award, worth $100,000. Read more

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Kitty Scott is the National Gallery of Canada's new deputy director and chief curator, effective Jan. 6. Read more

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An exhibition by the five finalists for the Sobey Art Award is on view at the Art Gallery of Alberta in Edmonton starting Saturday. Read more

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A second exhibition of contemporary international Indigenous art organized by the National Gallery of Canada opens this fall. Read more

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The National Gallery of Canada has announced a new program to support contemporary Indigenous artists Read more

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The National Gallery of Canada is calling for nominations for a new art award, the Lacey Prize, which recognizes artist-run centres and other small arts organizations. Read more

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The first-ever presentation of Inuit art in the newly restored Canadian pavilion at the Venice Biennale has opened. Read more

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Twenty-five of Canada’s most promising visual artists have been selected for the annual award. Read more

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The National Gallery of Canada’s groundbreaking exhibition, Canada and Impressionism: New Horizons, will begin its European tour in Munich in July. Read more

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Alexandra Suda, a Canadian art historian, has been appointed as director of the National Gallery of Canada. Read more

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The 2019 Sobey Art Award exhibition, featuring the work of five finalists shortlisted for the award, will be presented at the Art Gallery of Alberta from Oct. 5, 2019 to Jan. 5, 2020. Read more

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Marc Mayer, the outgoing director of the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa, has been honoured for his leadership over the last decade with a gala event that raised $3 million for the gallery. Read more

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A new annual fellowship encourages research into Canadian and Indigenous Canadian war and military art. Read more

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A painting by Austrian painter Carl Moll to complement the National Gallery's collection of European art. Read more

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Pierre Théberge, former director of the National Gallery of Canada, is dead. Read more

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A recent federal court ruling that narrowed the grounds for exporting and donating art is causing concern at Canada’s art museums. Read more

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After its sale at auction was stopped by a public outcry, Marc Chagall's painting, "The Eiffel Tower," goes on display at the National Gallery of Canada on June 23. Read more

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The meticulously restored and refurbished Canada Pavilion was unveiled at the Biennale Architettura in Venice on May 24. Read more

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A joint release from the National Gallery of Canada and Christie's on May 10, 2018 confirms that La Tour Eiffel by Marc Chagall will be released from sale by joint agreement. Read more

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