Events and Exhibitions 

Every year, the Canada Council for the Arts is delighted to collaborate with important partners on events that highlight the lifetime achievements of the talented GGArts winners.

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Exhibition for the 2023 Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts

This exhibition creates dialogues between the artists’ practices and works from the Gallery’s contemporary and historical collections. From installations in the Gallery’s public spaces to interventions disrupting narratives within the permanent collection, the winners offer a new and unexpected take on art today. The eight artists are Grace Nickel, David Garneau, Evergon, FASTWÜRMS, Germaine Koh, Shannon Walsh, Tim Whiten and Nettie Wild.

 Opening date: Thursday, December 7, 2023, at 5 p.m. (EST)

 Exhibition date: Friday, December 8, 2023, to Sunday, March 3, 2024

 National Gallery of Canada

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