In this section, you will find
¤ 213 descriptions and
¤ 672 images organized into
¤ 20 themes, referring to
¤ 572 artists and
¤ 87 curators
New Work by Steve Higgins
20 Apr 2013 – 28 Jul 2013
By transposing his charcoal drawings into a wooden structure, Steve Higgins will create a temporary sculpture on an ambitious scale rarely seen in Halifax.
Halifax Harbour in War Time by Arthur Lismer
23 May 2013 – 11 Aug 2013
The exhibition contains five paintings and four lithographs completed during Lismer’s tenure as Principal of the Victoria School of Art and Design (now Nova Scotia College of Art and Design) in the period 1916-1919.
The Art Bank in the 21st Century
17 Aug 2013 – 10 Nov 2013
The Canada Council Art Bank holds the largest collection of Canadian contemporary art on the planet. As the Art Bank marks its 40th anniversary, this exhibition draws on its latest additions to profile current art practices and to assess the vitality of the program under the banner of "democracy and democratization."
August Sander: Objective Romantic
7 Sep 2013 – 20 Oct 2013
August Sander (1876-1964) counts among the great 20th-century photographers. Primarily known for his vast collective portrait of the German people, Sander also made superb photographs of landscapes and architectural subjects.
|Godless at the Workbench
14 Oct 2004 – 21 Nov 2004
Canadian art historian Annie Gérin selected the Soviet journals, posters, photographs and film (1918-1939) from the holdings of the British collector David King. The exhibition offers a gripping study of tensions between religion and the modern state as played out in state-controlled mass media.