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.
Traffic: Conceptual Art in Canada 1965-1980 19 Mar 2011 – 8 May 2011
Organized around urban and regional centres of art
production, this exhibition captures the exuberant ‘traffic‘ between them during the inaugural phase of conceptual art, one of the most transformative art movements of the late
True Patriot Love: The Films of Joyce Wieland 20 Jan 2000 – 30 Jan 2000
Wielands passionate nationalism arose from her concern about the American takeover of Canadian natural resources, coupled with faith in "feminine" ecological principles.
Joyce Wieland: A Vignette 8 Jan 2000 – 12 Mar 2000
At the turn of the millennium, while the flag waves over a disgruntled and divided nation, Joyce Wielands anti-patriarchal, femino-patriotic art makes a surprisingly fresh statement.