Tag Archives: National Gallery of Canada

s April 03

Last chance! Don McCullin: A Retrospective at the National Gallery of Canada

Mike Cullen (Twitter) is a young public servant who is also a regular contributor to (Cult)ure Magazine as a music editorialist. His passions include music, coffee, writing, travel and comic books.  This special exhibition of U.K.-based photojournalist Don McCullin is his first ever solo exhibition, and its provocative imagery provides Ottawa and the National Gallery of Canada a unique […]

One of the pieces of art up for bid (via @CharityVillage on Twitter) November 21

Timeraiser – Capital Style

Kimberly Senf (Twitter) is a displaced Montrealer living in Ottawa, by way of Halifax. She’s a librarian by trade,  currently working for the government as an information manager, organizing and categorizing data and information by day. An avid bookworm, she loves to visit the library and roam the aisles, lugging all-too-many books home each time. […]

longgrasswithbutterflies June 06

You had better van Gogh to this exhibit

Mike Cullen (Twitter) is a young public servant who is also a regular contributor to (Cult)ure Magazine as a music editorialist. His passions include music, coffee, writing, travel and comic books. The National Gallery of Canada opened its Van Gogh: Up Close exhibit this past week to critical and popular acclaim. Featuring dozens of Vincent van Gogh’s paintings, covering […]

‘Drawn to Art’: A morning out at the National Gallery of Canada

Mike Cullen (Twitter) is a young public servant who is also a regular contributor to (Cult)ure Magazine as a music editorialist. His passions include music, coffee, writing, travel and comic books. Armed with a cup of coffee, I braved Ottawa’s unusually unseasonal October with my mother to check out the latest exhibition at the National Gallery of Canada, “Drawn […]

Caravaggio and His Followers in Rome (in Ottawa!)

Mike Cullen is a young public servant who is also a regular contributor to (Cult)ure Magazine as a music editorialist. His passions include music, coffee, writing, travel and comic books. Following up on a fantastic exhibit on Raphael last year, the National Gallery of Canada  is now showcasing a new exhibit entitled “Caravaggio and His Followers […]

Kelly-Anne Maddox takes her family to the National Gallery of Canada’s giftshop

  Kelly-Anne Maddox relocated to Ottawa from BC in 2010 and is busy being a mom to her one-year old daughter. When I moved to Ottawa last fall I left behind a ridiculously well paying job to become a stay at home mom. The shift from our former financial status to a single income household […]

More on “It is what it is” at the National Gallery of Canada

Melodie Cardin is the Special Events and Communications Coordinator for the ByWard Market Business Improvement Area. I had sort of middling expectations of It Is What It Is: Recent Acquisitions of New Canadian Art, since the National Gallery of Canada show opened in Ottawa with very little fanfare, especially compared to the summer’s Pop Life exhibit. Surprise, […]

Amanda visits the National Gallery of Canada

  Amanda Earl is the managing editor of Bywords.ca, the Bywords Quarterly Journal.  On odd days, she tries to write poetry. On even days, she edits. One of my favourite places to go in the city is the National Gallery of Canada. As a writer, I find that the works in the gallery fire my creativity. […]

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