Now on view
David Askevold: Once Upon a Time in the East
April 13 – June 23, 2013
Nova Scotia artist David Askevold (1940-2008) is recognized as one of the most important contributors to the development and pedagogy of conceptual art. His work was included in the seminal exhibition Information at New York's Museum of Modern Art in 1970 that cemented conceptualism as a genre. This international touring exhibition was identified as one of the Top 50 exhibitions of 2011 by art magazine Artforum.
Ruled by His Warden with Stick and with Voice
January 26 - July 21, 2013
Ruled by His Warden with Stick and with Voice explores the role played by prints in the "taming" of British North America in the period leading up to and immediately following Confederation.
Peggy's Cove Syndrome
February 9 - June 8, 2013
The lure of this iconic Nova Scotia site as subject and muse is explored through a wide range of responses by contemporary artists.
A View from the Atlantic
An in-depth history of Canadian art with a distinct Nova Scotian accent.
NEW in the Ceramics Gallery is an exhibition that celebrates one of the pioneers of the art ceramic movement in Canada.
Show of Hands: Folk Art of Nova Scotia
A journey of discovery through the fantastical world of folk art.
Maud Lewis Gallery
Marvel at the numerous paintings that are part of the Gallery's collection as well as the charming and fully restored home of this beloved Nova Scotian folk artist.