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EXHIBITIONS

Landscape painting by artist Bewabon Shilling entitled Beyond the Border

JOHN GOULD: UNTIL DEATH IT'S ALL LIFE

PORTRAITS FROM THE MACLAREN'S PERMANENT COLLECTION

JOANNE TOD AND RENÉE VAN HALM: IRRUPTIONS

OTHER PROGRAMMES + EVENTS

FAMILY SUNDAYS

Discover new virtual art workshops

W-EDGE ONLINE

Youth can learn and create at home

ONLINE EXHIBITIONS

Take a virtual gallery tour

MACLAREN 50/50

A new monthly lottery!

BENEFACTOR PREVIEW

NEW DATES – March 14 to June 12

OUR STRATEGIC PLAN

Enhanced Engagement 2019 – 2023

SUPPORT YOUR GALLERY

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MACLAREN TV BINGO

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COLLECTION HIGHLIGHTS

Robert Houle
Mohawk Summer, 1990
Gift of the John F. (Jack) Petch Family, 2014

Created in response to the Oka Crisis—a seventy-eight day standoff in the summer of 1990—this work features photographs of Mohawk protestors from the Kanesatake Nation demonstrating against the Canadian Government’s encroachment

LATEST NEWS

A positive update from Minden artist Mary Anne Barkhouse

You may remember The Interlopers (2018), which featured the work of celebrated regional artist Mary Anne Barkhouse. This exhibition spoke to the connection between native North American animals and the colonial structures of territory, expansion and empire that encroach on their habitat. We caught up with Mary Anne to share her observations on the impact of COVID-19 on regional wildlife. Here’s what she had to say