Firestone Reverb

J.E.H. MacDonald, “Thornhill – Pine Tree and Fields”, 1924, oil on cardboard. Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, Ottawa Art Gallery. Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation. J.E.H. MacDonald, “Thornhill – Pine Tree and Fields”, 1924, oil on cardboard. Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, Ottawa Art Gallery. Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation.

FIRESTONE REVERB

September 15, 2018 – January 13, 2019

This exhibition marks the first in OAG’s Firestone Reverb series, where contemporary artists are invited to respond to selections drawn from the Firestone Collection of Canadian Art by putting new work into conversation with this respected collection of historical art.

CURATOR
Wahsontiio Cross

Franklin Carmichael, “The Nickel Belt”, 1928, oil on canvas. Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, Ottawa Art Gallery. Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation. Franklin Carmichael, “The Nickel Belt”, 1928, oil on canvas. Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, Ottawa Art Gallery. Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation.
Lawren S. Harris, “Mount Thule, Bylot Island”, n.d., oil on canvas. Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, Ottawa Art Gallery. Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation. Lawren S. Harris, “Mount Thule, Bylot Island”, n.d., oil on canvas. Firestone Collection of Canadian Art, Ottawa Art Gallery. Donated to the City of Ottawa by the Ontario Heritage Foundation.