Canadian Painting in the Thirties

The 1975 exhibition: Ottawa Exhibition

Peinture canadienne des années trente
Le Devoir
08 Feb 1975


Advertisement for the Canadian Painting in the Thirties exhibition, on display until March 2. It includes 109 paintings by 36 Canadian painters, including Jean Paul Lemieux, Emily Carr and Paul-Émile Borduas.

Photographs

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.

Interview

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.