Canadian Painting in the Thirties

The 1975 exhibition: Ottawa Exhibition

The Montreal Star
01 Feb 1975

Permission from the Globe and Mail

An announcement of three exhibitions on view at the National Gallery of Canada: Exploring the Collections: Temptation and Hope: Baldung, Dürer and Klimt; The Changing Image: Prints by Francisco Goya; and Canadian Painting in the Thirties. The final dates of the exhibitions are included, as well as the Gallery?s opening hours.


Images of the exhibition's installation, the opening ceremony and official visits.

Media Coverage

Almost 200 newspaper and magazine articles in English, French and other languages: reviews, details of the Canadian tour, lectures, films and special events.


Audio clip of curator Charles Hill interviewed by CBC's Carol Bishop. Includes Pierre Trudeau's opening speech.

NFB Film

Derek May's 1977 documentary Pictures From the 1930s looks at the exhibition in the context of the Depression, with newsreel footage of the day.