VANCOUVER ART GALLERY
604-662-4719 “LIGHTS OUT! Canadian Painting from the 1960s” now-April 29: A reflection of the diversity and strength of an exceptional era. “BEAT NATION: Art, Hip Hop and Aboriginal Culture” now-June 3: Work by artists juxtaposing urban youth culture and Aboriginal identity.
NATIONAL GALLERY OF CANADA 613-990-1985 “Back to the Land” Now-March 25: Exhibition of recent gallery acquisitions of photography by the Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography.
“Greg Payce: Illusions” now-May 6: Ceramic works that when combined make use of the negative spaces between them, or the partial images of one behind the other, to reveal another image, often a figure. “Spring Awakening: Gardiner in Bloom” April 27-29: For one weekend only, an exhibition of the works of some of Toronto’s top flower designers.
TEXTILE MUSEUM OF CANADA
“Prayer Rugs From the TMC Collection” now-Aug. 6: Exploring the history, meaning and function of prayer rugs from the Moslem world.
MONTREAL MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS
514-285-2000 “Dorothea Rockburne: In My Mind’s Eye” now-April 8: Fifty works by the Montreal-born artist. “Lyonel Feininger: From Manhattan to the Bauhaus” Now-May 13: A comprehensive exhibition including cartoons, little-known photographs and paintings.