Helen Weld, Beach Grass, c 1950, Oil on pulpboard, 60.7 x 68.5 cm. Purchased with the assistance of the Canada Council Art Bank Special Purchase Assistance Program, Ottawa, Ontario, 1986, 1986.9

Mid-Century Modern: Cann, Mackay, Royle, Smith, Weld, Zwicker

Saturday, 16 May 2015 to Sunday, 13 November 2016

on view until November 13, 2016

Artists: Elizabeth Lovitt Cann, Donald Cameron Mackay, Mollie Bell Mackay, Stanley Royle, Edith A. Smith, Helen Weld, LeRoy J. Zwicker

Ranging from portraiture to landscapes painted en plein air, this selection of works made between the 1930s and 1960s captures the character of mid-twentieth century Nova Scotia through impeccable images of its people and places.