E.g., 2017-11-22

Friday, November 10, 2017

Connections: This Place and Its Early Peoples

Connections: This Place and Its Early Peoples

An amazing display of land and sea creatures and humans across millennia.
Level 3, Connections Gallery
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

Newfoundland and Labrador from A to Z

How do you understand a place or a culture? Sometimes, it’s by knowing the elements that give it its special character.
May 2017 to March 2018
Level 2

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