AGNS: New on view | Artist talks & film screenings | Family Fun

This March at the Gallery
ON VIEW NOW

A SENSE OF SITE
On view now
Exhibition supported by PIA

JORDAN BENNETT: KETU’ELMITA’JIK
On view until March 31, 2019
Exhibition supported by Stewart McKelvey

HIROSHIGE: THE FIFTY-THREE STATIONS OF THE TŌKAIDŌ
On view until March 17, 2019

ALPHABETICAL ORDER: THINGS ARTISTS HAVE DRAWN
On view until March 31, 2019


NOVA SCOTIA SPOTLIGHT SERIES

HANGAMA AMIRI
February 27 – September 8, 2019

The Nova Scotia Spotlight series highlights recent acquisitions to the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia’s Permanent Collection by artists contributing to the province’s cultural heritage. View two works by Hangama Amiri, an Afghan-Canadian artist who makes paintings about childhood memory, cross-cultural dialogue, and feminism.

Learn more


CELEBRATING SANDRA ALFOLDY

It is with great sadness that we acknowledge the untimely passing of Dr. Sandra Alfoldy on February 24, 2019.

Sandra’s commitment to craft, and her presence at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, will be sorely missed.

Learn more about the legacy of Sandra’s tenure as Associate Curator of Fine Craft


TALKS AND TOURS

MARK BOVEY: PRINTMAKING & HIROSHIGE
Thursday, March 14, 2019
7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

TALK & TOUR: ZOE LUCAS ON SABLE ISLAND
Sunday, March 24, 2019
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.


FILM SCREENINGS

FILM SCREENING: SKINDIGENOUS
Thursday, March 7, 2019
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

This screening will be followed by a q&a discussion with Amy Malbeuf, Jordan Bennett and Dion Kaszas.

FILM SCREENING: REEL INJUN
Thursday, March 28, 2019
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.


SKETCHING IN THE GALLERIES

SKETCHING IN THE GALLERIES
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
& Thursday, March 21, 2019
1:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Sketching in the Gallery is for curious creatives of all ages. Whether you’ve been drawing for a decade or a minute, a practicing artist will be in the space to welcome you with an experience as guided or independent as you’d like! No experience necessary and all materials supplied. Free with admission.


FAMILY FUN

FAMILY SUNDAY: CLAY AROUND
Sunday, March 17, 2019
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

KIDS NIGHT OUT: MI’KMAW STORIES AND ART
Thursday, March 21, 2019
6:30 – 7:30 p.m.


LAUNCHING NEW SERIES OF MEMBER PROGRAMMING

This spring we are excited to launch a unique series of events as part of our new Patron Membership program..

Patron Members can look forward to ART+IDEAS – inspiring talks that offer insight into the art world. Join at the Contributing Patron level and higher to gain access to IN SITU – visits with artists, curators, and collectors.

Email rachel.solomon@novascotia.ca or phone 902-424-0073 to find out more.


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