• Jean Sutherland Boggs with Edgar Degas’ La femme à l’ombrelle (detail), c. 1876, May 18, 1976. NGC, Ottawa. Photo: John Galt

    A Tribute to Jean Sutherland Boggs (1922–2014)

  • George A. Reid, Logging (detail), 1888

    Your Collection at the NGC: George A. Reid

  • Shelagh Keeley, german notes / after lucretius / de rerum natura (detail), 2013

    An Interview with Shelagh Keeley: On View at The Power Plant

  • Simon Tookoome, Shaman (detail), 1971

    Inuit Fantastic Art: On View at the Winnipeg Art Gallery

  • William Rider-Rider, Smashed Pill-Box, Passchendaele, Belgium (detail), 1917

    The Great War: On View at the NGC

  • Jean McEwen, Untitled (detail), 1966

    Jean McEwen: On View at the Musée des beaux-arts de Sherbrooke

  • Liz Magor, Hudson’s Bay Dou­ble, 2011

    An Interview with Liz Magor

  • William Blair Bruce, The Smiths (detail), 1894

    William Blair Bruce: On View at the Art Gallery of Hamilton

  • Jean Sutherland Boggs with Edgar Degas’ La femme à l’ombrelle (detail), c. 1876, May 18, 1976. NGC, Ottawa. Photo: John Galt
  • George A. Reid, Logging (detail), 1888
  • Shelagh Keeley, german notes / after lucretius / de rerum natura (detail), 2013
  • Simon Tookoome, Shaman (detail), 1971
  • William Rider-Rider, Smashed Pill-Box, Passchendaele, Belgium (detail), 1917
  • Jean McEwen, Untitled (detail), 1966
  • Liz Magor, Hudson’s Bay Dou­ble, 2011
  • William Blair Bruce, The Smiths (detail), 1894

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  • Fantastical Objects at the Walter Phillips Gallery

    Fantastical. Whimsical. Mischievous. These are just a few of the words that come to mind when thinking about Be Mysterious, an exhibition on display at the Walter Phillips Gallery at the internationally renowned Banff Centre in Alberta.

  • Rodney Graham in Vancouver

    It seems fitting that three Vancouver galleries joined forces this year to exhibit works by Rodney Graham. One venue would seem almost constraining for an artist who draws upon a multitude of inspirations, and who has been variously described throughout his career as a filmmaker, photographer, sculptor, conceptualist, and even a rock singer.

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  • Iconic Sculptures by Carpeaux on Display at the National Gallery

    The NGC has two very special visitors on long-term loan: Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux’s sculptures, Neapolitan Fisherboy with Shell and Girl with a Shell, currently on view in the European art galleries.

  • Mythic Creatures Come to Life in Newfoundland

    Newfoundland is a place where folklore and legend often blend together, reflecting the island’s history, while providing a way to communicate what happens in daily life. This long-held attachment to the fantastical makes it an ideal province to host the National Gallery of Canada’s travelling exhibition: Beautiful Monsters: Beasts and Fantastic Creatures in Early European Prints.

  • Flora and Fauna at the Surrey Art Gallery

    Flora and Fauna: 400 Years of Artists Inspired by Nature, is now on view at the Surrey Art Gallery in British Columbia. Exploring how Nature has served as the artist’s muse through the centuries, this exhibition from the National Gallery of Canada’s permanent collection includes paintings, drawings, prints, photographs and crafted objects.

  • The Proust Questionnaire: Rita Letendre

    This month, one of Canada’s best-known Abstract Expressionists, Rita Letendre, responds to NGC Magazine's version of The Proust Questionnaire.

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