Are you ravenous for deeper learning about art? Join one of our skilled Gallery Attendants this month for an insightful perspective on Turbulent Landings: The NGC 2017 Canadian Biennial / Turbulences et territoires: La Biennale canadienne 2017 du MBAC, and then explore the core themes through looking at art together.
Let’s make art we can’t make alone! Come visit RBC Work Room: DaraHumniski and Sergio Serrrano—Monument where the two artists will be making art together. Back in the studio, learn ways to plan and create artworks while working together and take home something special for yourself.
How do you document your life? Instagram? Bullet journaling? Snapchat? After spending some time observing the processes in the exhibition RBC Work Room: Dara Humniski and Sergio Serrano, head back to the studio to learn various bookbinding techniques and make your own sketchbook or journal.
Set in the port city of Le Havre, this comedy-drama follows Marcel – an aging shoe shiner – whose life turns upside down when he hides an underage illegal immigrant from the police, implicating his friendly neighbours and fellow townspeople in the process. Amid the troubles of his own life, including his wife’s grave illness, Marcel seeks safe passage for the young boy to England, where the rest of his family awaits him.
This film is screened in connection with the exhibition Turbulent Landings: 2017 NGC Canadian Biennial.
The week before Halloween, create spooky and ridiculous monsters in different collaborative ways! Visit the gallery to learn how different contemporary artists collaborate and use their techniques in studio.