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  • October 23, 2020 Kent Monkman Matters

    Why mistikôsiwak (Wooden Boat People) is more resonant than ever
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  • October 21, 2020 Join Us In Celebrating Canadian Art & Artists at Art Toronto 2020

    Canada’s largest and most celebrated art fair goes digital and cross-country for the first time in 21 years. We are honoured to be hosting two talks.
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  • October 16, 2020 Art For Social Change

    Striving for equality and social justice, these artists have dedicated their work to forging meaningful change.
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  • October 9, 2020 Falling into Canadian Fall

    Harvesting, migration, colours, and celebration: enjoy the season through these 12 works.
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  • October 7, 2020 Bringing Canadian Art into the Classroom

    No matter what subject you teach, let Canadian art be an entrance to learning with our new, open-access resources available in English and French.
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  • September 25, 2020 New Books on Five Trailblazing Artists

    Five additions to ACI’s Canadian Online Art Book Project spotlight some of the country’s foremost visionaries.
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  • September 18, 2020 On William Kurelek: Painter and Prophet

    While popularizing Prairie life, he expounded humanity’s limitations.
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  • September 11, 2020 Famous Canadian Art Educators and Their Students

    A Look at Who Taught Who.
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  • September 4, 2020 Make It Work: 13 Canadian Artists on Labour

    Art that brings the meaning of industry, employment, toil, and effort into focus.
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  • August 28, 2020 Helen McNicoll’s Radical Light

    An insightful commentary on the famed Canadian Impressionist.
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  • August 21, 2020 Summer Highlights Part II

    Back by popular demand: 10 more Canadian works celebrating the season.
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  • August 14, 2020 Saskatchewan’s Famed Emma Lake Artists

    Summer Workshops that Changed Canada.
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  • August 7, 2020 Robert Houle: Rebel and Iconoclast

    A look at Houle’s transformative role in First Nations art.
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  • July 31, 2020 Canadian Summer Scenes Part I

    Iconic depictions of the best of the season.
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  • July 24, 2020 Go West: Celebrating the Work of Lionel LeMoine FitzGerald

    Why He Was Much More Than the Group of Seven’s Only Prairies-Based member.
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  • July 17, 2020 Get Outside: Canadian Public Art Encounters

    Some of our favourite public art installations from across the country.
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  • July 10, 2020 Re-Joyce! Wieland!

    Joyce Wieland: Remembering Canada's first living woman artist to have a solo exhibition at the National Gallery of Canada.
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  • July 3, 2020 Looking at Me: 10 Canadian Self-Portraits

    Studies of the self that offer insight into this country and its creators.
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  • June 26, 2020 Annie Pootoogook’s Northern Revolution

    ACI’s newly released Annie Pootoogook: Life & Work reveals how one artist transformed the world’s understanding of Inuit art.
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  • June 20, 2020 Our Fathers, Our Art: Great Canadian Works

    Ten artworks we love that celebrate all aspects of the paternal.
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  • June 12, 2020 Seeing the Future with General Idea

    What the art of AA Bronson, Felix Partz, and Jorge Zontal can teach us about tomorrow.
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  • June 5, 2020 Black Art Matters: 10 Canadian Artists to Know

    This week we are sharing the work of Canadian artists who are a critical part of this country’s visual culture.
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  • May 29, 2020 Tranquil Beauty: 10 Canadian Still Lifes

    Enjoy this week’s selection of works illustrating the extraordinary range of still lifes in Canadian art.
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  • May 22, 2020 Why We Love Greg Curnoe’s Art — Especially now

    This formidable multidisciplinary artist changed our country with his technicolour anti-establishment output, his nationalist politics, and his passionate belief in regionalism.
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  • May 15, 2020 Ten Canadian Art Escapes

    Take a trip to these destinations presented by some of our most celebrated artists.
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  • May 8, 2020 Our Mothers, Our Art: Canadian Works We Love

    Ten artists and ten art historians celebrate all aspects of the maternal.
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  • May 1, 2020 Watch 5 Favourite Canadian Art Talks

    Five great Canadian art historians on five remarkable artists.
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  • April 24, 2020 The Magic of Mary Pratt: New ACI Book

    ACI’s latest book, Mary Pratt: Life & Work by Ray Cronin, reveals the story of this iconic Newfoundland artist.
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  • April 16, 2020 The Joy of Canadian Art: 10 Works You Want to Know

    Our round-up of some of the country’s most engaging works held in public galleries across the nation and abroad.
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  • April 9, 2020 The Comfort of Colville: Inspiration in an uncertain time from an iconic Canadian artist

    How the beloved East Coast artist Alex Colville forged order through chaos in his paintings of everyday life.
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  • April 2, 2020 Stay Home with Kent Monkman

    Now available-online (free) and in print-the book about the groundbreaking art event at The Met.
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  • March 18, 2020 ACI March Newsletter

    Discover new Canadian art history articles, videos, and features, available online at the Art Canada Institute!
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  • March 18, 2020 The Comfort of Canadian Art During Social Distancing

    ACI is committed to bringing the world stories about Canadian art and artists at a time when they are needed more than ever.
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  • March 9, 2020 ACI announces the publication of Revision and Resistance

    This new art book chronicles internationally acclaimed cree artist Kent Monkman's groundbreaking commission mistikôsiwak (Wooden Boat People) at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.
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  • February 11, 2020 ACI February Newsletter

    Discover new Canadian art history articles, videos, and features, available online at the Art Canada Institute!
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  • January 14, 2020 ACI January Newsletter

    Discover new Canadian art history articles, videos, and features, available online at the Art Canada Institute!
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