National Gallery of Canada

National Gallery of Canada

February 01, 2007 08:00 ET

Media Advisory/National Gallery of Canada: Press Lunch

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 1, 2007) - Mr. Pierre Theberge, Director of the National Gallery of Canada, is pleased to invite the media to a press lunch, Wednesday 7 February at 11:30 a.m., to launch the 2007-2008 exhibition programming and preview the summer exhibition Renoir Landscapes. Ottawa is the only Canadian venue for this show!

Colin B. Bailey, co-curator of Renoir Landscapes exhibition, Chief Curator of the Frick Collection in New York, will provide a brief overview of the show.

Mr. Theberge and Mr. Bailey will be available for interviews after the presentation.

If you received the paper invite, please note that the presentation time has been postponed by 30 minutes to allow journalists to attend the event being held at le Musee d'art contemporain de Montreal at 10 a.m.

Date: Wednesday 7 February 2007
Time: 11:30 a.m. (presentations will start at noon)
Place: Restaurant Chez Leveque
1030, Laurier O, Outremont,

Please confirm your presence before 3 February at 613-990-1936 or

Contact Information

  • National Gallery of Canada
    Anne Tanguay
    Gestionnaire des relations publiques