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Friday, November 3, 2017

Birds, Birds, Birds!

Birds, Birds, Birds!

Over 30 species of birds grace The Rooms Connections Gallery.
Level 3, Connections Gallery
The Rodney

The Rodney

See a traditional wooden boat plus boatbuilding tools and historic images.
Level 2.5, Vitrines

Truth or Myth: Feast and Famine

An exploration of cultural identity and food in Newfoundland and Labrador.
October 22 2016 - Ongoing

A Prescription of Handicrafts: The Industrial Department of the Grenfell Mission

This exhibit explores folk art created under the auspices of the Grenfell Mission through artifacts and archival records.

Leisure: Narrative no. 9

Artists Meredith Carruthers and Susannah Wesley use archival images, sound, and berry-dyed fabrics to reflect on the folklore connecting berry-picking and otherworldly experiences.
January 18 - November 19 2017
Level 2.5 Vitrines

Cod was King

A retrospective and tribute to the Newfoundland and Labrador cod fishery.
Now Open
Level 3

Home Economics: 150 Years of Canadian Hooked Rugs

From rugs by early settlers through to contemporary artists drawing on rug hooking traditions – over 100 hooked rugs explore the links between craft and commerce.
September 23, 2017 - January 7, 2018
Level 3, Main Gallery

A Going Concern: Contemporary Textiles and Everyday Politics in Newfoundland and Labrador

What are NL artists hooking, knitting, and stitching? Witty, playful commentary on life lived here.
September 23, 2017 - January 7, 2018
Level 3, Harbour Gallery

Jane Walker: Main Lands and Long Winters

Based on the Bonavista Peninsula, artist Jane Walker’s hooked steel wool rugs tell a story of longing for elsewhere, only to discover the value of what is close at hand.
September 23, 2017 - January 7, 2018
Level 3, Media Room

Giorgia Volpe: Weaving the Existing

Discarded materials are given new meaning, woven through the works of this contemporary Brazilian-Canadian artist.
October 14, 2017 - January 28, 2018
Level 4, Main Gallery