Here We Are Here | 2018-19 AGM | Exhibition Highlight – and more!

This June at the Gallery


NEW & UPCOMING

HERE WE ARE HERE: BLACK CANADIAN CONTEMPORARY ART
On view now until October 27

This exhibition challenges preconceived notions of Blackness in Canada through the work of eight contemporary artists and their use of historical objects, images, and ideas.

Presented by TD Bank Group

AN EXHIBITION HIGHLIGHT: MONKMAN, JOHNSON & BENNETT
On view now in Gallery 5

WORN INWARD
Supported by RBC Foundation
On view Saturday, June 8, 2019

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SAVE THE DATE

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
Windsor Foundation Lecture Theatre
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

RSVP by June 23, 2019

Immediately following is the reception and exhibition opening for Worn Inward, the response exhibition to Jordan Bennett’s Ketu’elmita’jik.


TALK & TOUR

IN CONVERSATION: HERE WE ARE HERE
Saturday, June 1, 2019
2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Sarah Fillmore and Senior Curator Silvia Forni from the Royal Ontario Museum lead an interactive Talk and Tour with artists from the exhibition Here We Are Here: Black Canadian Contemporary Art. Immediately following the talk will be a Poetry Reading with artist Chantal Gibson.

CURATOR TALK: SARAH FILLMORE
Thursday, June 13, 2019
7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Join Sarah Fillmore on an interactive and informative tour of the exhibition Halifax Harbour 1918: Harold Gilman and Arthur Lismer. See sketches, paintings and photographs reflecting wartime Halifax in recovery following the Halifax Explosion and learn the stories behind them and the artists who made them.

DAILY TOUR: INDIGENOUS ARTS AND AND INNOVATION
Friday, June 21, 2019
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

In celebration of National Indigenous Peoples Day, the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is offering a special tour of the exhibition Shifting Ground, highlighting work from the Permanent Collection along with the works in Exhibition Highlight: Monkman, Johnson, and Bennett.


FAMILY FUN

KID’S NIGHT OUT: WORDS & RHYTHMS
Thursday, June 6, 2019
6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

FAMILY SUNDAY: HERE WE ARE HERE: TOGETHER
Sunday, June 16, 2019
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

SUMMER SCHOOL OF THE ARTS
Classes are filling up fast. Register now!
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ART TOURS & DESTINATIONS

Upcoming trips:

CABOT TRAIL ART EXPERIENCE
September 22-25, 2019

BERLIN, DRESDEN & PRAGUE ART EXPERIENCE
May 8-17, 2020


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