Art Gallery of Nova Scotia News


Documenting the Anthropocene

Edward Burtynsky’s Homesteads series offers a stark portrayal of the interaction between people and the land.

This series began early in Burtynsky’s career, but the themes and techniques continue to drive his work. Read more

Stitching for Beginners

Textile artist Flora May introduces embroidery techniques for darning and embellishing clothing in this latest Studio from Home. These techniques are evident in May’s artwork Sprouting Grass Moon, which expresses the artist’s connection to her culture and land.

Presented by Scotiaban

Annual General Meeting

Save the date on Thursday, June 24 for the annual general meeting.

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Virtual Visits

Many of our exhibitions are open 24/7 online, thanks to support from BMO.

Visit Making Space to view works by Edward Burtynsky, John Devlin, Charley Young, and others.

Please note that the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is temporarily closed in accordance with the Province of Nova Scotia. We will keep you informed of any updates or extended closures.

Visit us online for at-home activities and virtual tours of exhibitions by Ned Pratt, Walter Ostrom, and more.

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