In locations across Canada, the Art Canada Institute hosts four free public lectures per year by the authors of the books we publish in conversation with other renowned scholars and experts on Canadian art history. Please visit our pages to learn more about past events and to register for upcoming talks.

  • Past Event Book Launch and Talk for Shuvinai Ashoona: Life & Work

    ACI author Nancy Campbell in conversation with Justine Kohleal and Sara Angel.

    The Power Plant, 231 Queens Quay West
    7:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, April 30, 2019
  • Past Event Gershon Iskowitz Life & Legacy

    Four art historians on Gershon Iskowitz’s contributions to Canadian art

    Isabel Bader Theatre
    7:00 p.m.
    Monday, April 1, 2019
  • Past Event Is This Art Canadian?

    Four expert art historians on four great Canadian artists

    Isabel Bader Theatre
    7:00 p.m.
    Monday, November 12, 2018
  • Past Event Molly Lamb Bobak & Canadian Women War Artists

    Michelle Gewurtz and Dr. Laura Brandon in conversation with Sara Angel

    Ottawa Art Gallery
    5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday, October 24, 2018
  • Past Event Rebels and Iconoclasts Disruptors of Canadian Art

    Four art authorities on four great artists

    Isabel Bader Theatre
    7:00 p.m.
    Monday, April 16, 2018
  • Past Event What Makes Art Canadian?

    A talk on the critical legacies of four of the country’s most significant artists.

    Isabel Bader Theatre
    6:00 p.m.
    Monday, November 6, 2017
  • Past Event William Kurelek’s Toronto: The Artist and the Av Isaacs Scene

    Featuring Andrew Kear, author of William Kurelek: Life & Work, and artist Tony Urquhart.

    George Ignatieff Theatre
    6:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, May 16, 2017
  • Past Event North Goes South: Shuvinai Ashoona’s Repositioning of Inuit Art

    Nancy Campbell in conversation with Sara Angel

    Esker Foundation
    7:00 p.m.
    Thursday, February 23, 2017
  • Past Event A Curnoe Celebration

    A talk featuring Judith Rodger, author of Greg Curnoe: Life & Work, in conversation with Sara Angel

    Museum London
    2:00 p.m.
    Sunday, November 27, 2016
  • Past Event War Through Her Eyes

    A talk on Paraskeva Clark and Canada’s Women Military Painters

    National Gallery of Canada
    6:00 p.m.
    Thursday, November 10, 2016
  • Past Event What Makes Art Canadian?

    A talk on the critical legacies of four of the country’s most significant artists

    George Ignatieff Theatre
    6:00 p.m.
    Monday, October 24, 2016
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