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The National Gallery of Canada Exhibits the 2010 Governor General’s Awards

Robert Davidson - Rock Scallop, 1989 - Serigraph on wove paper, 75 x 106 cm. National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa. Purchased 1989 with the Rosita Tovell Trust Fund for Contemporary Native Art Photo. -  © NGC.

OTTAWA.- They are sculptors, filmmakers,
video artists, photographers, or visionary administrators. Their works
reputations have reached beyond our borders to garner global attention.
they are being awarded one of the highest national distinctions for
exceptional careers and remarkable contributions to the visual and media

arts. They are the winners of the 2010 Governor General’s
Awards in
Visual and Media Arts, and their pioneering works will be presented to
public until June 20, in a special exhibition located in the
galleries at the National Gallery of Canada (NGC).