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11:00 ET National Gallery of Canada presents world premiere

Gauguin: Portraits The first-ever exhibition devoted to portraits by Paul Gauguin, one of the most influential and complex artists of the 19th...


10:30 ET The Government of Canada Announces $300,000 in Funding for Cégep de l'Outaouais Project Histoire du Canada - Perspectives des Premiers Peuples

Project will help teach the history of Canada's First Peoples by creating a toolbox for educators. GATINEAU, QC, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government...


09:00 ET Call for Submissions for the 2019 Jack Webster Awards Now Open

VANCOUVER, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Jack Webster Foundation is now accepting submissions for the 2019 Jack Webster Awards. The awards recognize...


09:00 ET Pininfarina and AMAC Aerospace Present an Innovative Cabin Concept for the Airbus A350-900

AMAC Aerospace and Pininfarina present at EBACE an innovative cabin concept for the Airbus A350-900 aimed to innovate the onboard experience. The...


08:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Rodriguez to Take Part in Unveiling of Francos Festival Outdoor Programming Lineup

The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, will speak during the unveiling event for the Francos de...


07:00 ET Cirque du Soleil Is Back on Ice with the Show Cirque du Soleil AXEL

a New Experience Fusing World-Class Ice Skating with Breathtaking Acrobatics ARENA TOUR STARTING OCTOBER 2019 Exclusive pre-sale for Cirque Club...


05:55 ET 26th Edition of the Mondial de la bière: May 22 to 25 from 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. at Gare Windsor de Montréal!

MONTREAL, May 22, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The 26th edition of the Mondial de la bière de Montréal, America's most important international beer festival,...


May 21, 2019, 17:38 ET Canada Reaffirms Its Commitment to the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions

The Coalition for the Diversity of Cultural Expressions and UNESCO's International Fund for Cultural Diversity each receive $375,000 in funding...


May 21, 2019, 16:00 ET Government of Canada commemorates Reader Rock Garden as National Historic Site

Garden was built by former Calgary Parks Superintendent William Roland Reader in 1913 CALGARY, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Admired for its beauty and...


May 21, 2019, 13:00 ET The Government of Canada Invests in Infrastructure and Accessibility Upgrades at the Kay Meek Arts Centre

Pamela Goldsmith-Jones, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs (Consular Affairs) and Member of Parliament (West...


May 21, 2019, 08:30 ET Artprice: The Art Market Snaps up the New "Classics of Contemporary Art"

The Art Market might have seemed a little hungover in early 2019, in need of some event that would reassure everyone, and that's exactly what New...


May 21, 2019, 08:10 ET Martell the Journey: A New Multi-sensory Visitor Experience to Discover Maison Martell

On 17 May 2019 Maison Martell unveiled Martell the Journey, an interactive and immersive visitor experience at its historic Gâtebourse site in Cognac....


May 21, 2019, 08:00 ET Media Advisory - Member of Parliament Greg Fergus to Announce Funding for an Educational Project on the History of the First Peoples

Teaching the history of Canada's First Peoples: teacher's toolkit to be created GATINEAU, QC, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Greg Fergus, Member of Parliament...


May 19, 2019, 10:00 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on Vesak

Today Buddhists across Canada and around the world are celebrating Vesak OTTAWA, May 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, on the occasion of Vesak, Buddhists...


May 17, 2019, 16:08 ET Media Advisory - Parliamentary Secretary Pamela Goldsmith-Jones to Announce Funding for the Kay Meek Arts Centre

Pamela Goldsmith-Jones, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs (Consular Affairs) and Member of Parliament (West...


May 16, 2019, 16:34 ET Eggspressionist Art, the only exhibition of its kind in Canada is extended through June 7!

MONTREAL, May 16, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Bringing together over thirty oversized eggs by emerging and established artists who have attracted...


May 16, 2019, 07:29 ET Andrea C. Martin Appointed Chief Executive of PRS for Music

PRS for Music has announced that Andrea C. Martin has been appointed Chief Executive and will take up the position on 17 June. Her career has been...


May 16, 2019, 03:23 ET Hip Hop Superstar Travis Scott to Headline Friday Night Yasalam After-Race Concert at 2019 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Yas Marina Circuit and FLASH Entertainment have today revealed the first global music superstar to perform at this year's Yasalam After-Race Concert...


May 16, 2019, 03:00 ET Absolut Announces Winner of Global Creative Competition From 7,500 Entrants

Tonight, Absolut has announced its next creative collaboration and winning artist as part of Absolut's broadest art initiative in the history of the...


May 15, 2019, 14:30 ET Invitation to the Media - Miró in Mallorca. A free spirit

QUEBEC, May 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - GRAND HALL OF THE PIERRE LASSONDE PAVILION MUSÉE NATIONAL DES BEAUX-ARTS DU QUÉBEC 179, GRANDE ALLÉE OUEST,...


May 15, 2019, 11:00 ET Curiosities of the Natural World - Our ever-evolving view of the natural world

QUÉBEC CITY, May 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - In the 18th and 19th centuries, some of the greatest scientific minds joined British expeditions that...


May 15, 2019, 10:48 ET Anniversary Celebrations for the US Embassy's Move, Took Place in Jerusalem as Led by the Friends of Zion Museum

The Friends of Zion Museum and the United States Embassy marked the anniversary of the One-Year Anniversary of the US Embassy in Jerusalem with a...


May 15, 2019, 10:45 ET Inauguration of the new paddocks at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

MONTRÉAL, May 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Many dignitaries and partners of the Grand Prix du Canada attended today the inauguration ceremony of the new...


May 15, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Itinerary for Wednesday, May 15, 2019/

OTTAWA, Mai 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Paris, France 10:20 a.m. The Prime Minister will arrive in Paris, France. Paris – Le Bourget...


May 14, 2019, 17:26 ET Media Advisory - Itinerary for Wednesday, May 15, 2019

OTTAWA, Mai 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Paris, France 10:20 a.m. The Prime Minister will arrive in Paris, France. Paris – Le Bourget...