Joe Fafard
Running Horses, 2007
laser cut steel, 10 12 m installation width
Purchased 2008 with the generous support of the Distinguished Patrons of the National Gallery of Canada Foundation
National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
Photo © National Gallery of Canada

Endowment and Special Projects

Since 1997, thanks to the generous financial support of individuals, foundations and corporations, the following endowment funds and special projects have been established:

The Audain Curator of Indigenous Art Endowment
The Audain Endowment for Contemporary Canadian Art
Bell Audioguide Program
Harry Michael Brindza Endowment for the Acquisition of Canadian Art
Andrea and Charles Bronfman Canadian Art Fund
Marjorie and Gerald Bronfman Drawing Acquisition Endowment Fund
Clifford M. Brown Library and Research Endowment
The Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography Endowment Fund
CyberMuse – developed and launched with the support of the American Express Foundation
The Distinguished Patrons of the National Gallery of Canada Foundation On Tour Endowment Fund
Esso Family Fundays – supported by the Imperial Oil Foundation
The Founding Partners’ Circle of the National Gallery of Canada Foundation Endowment Fund
The Fred and Elizabeth Fountain Fund for Nova Scotia Art
Friends of the Print Room Fund
The Dorothea and Margaret Graham Endowment Fund
The Reesa Greenberg National Gallery of Canada Library Endowment Fund
Imperial Tobacco Canada Foundation Fund
ItuKiagâtta! Inuit Sculpture from the Collection of the TD Bank Financial Group – National Tour
The Dr. Kanta Marwah Art Research Endowment
The Mark and Caro McCain Photography Fund
The J.W. McConnell Family Foundation, Art Program for People with Disabilities
The National Gallery of Canada Board of Trustees and the National Gallery of Canada Foundation Board of Directors Endowment Fund
The Pratt & Whitney Canada Fund for the Publication of Vernissage
Dr. Leon Preibish (1882–1951) and André Preibish Library Endowment Fund
The Charles Mervyn Ruggles Memorial Fund for the Advancement of Conservation Education
Student and Teacher Programs – supported by RBC Foundation
The Elizabeth Simonfay Indigenous Art Fund
Donald and Beth Sobey Chief Curator’s Research Endowment
TD Bank Financial Group Internships
Joy Thomson Fund for the Acquisition of Art by Young Canadian Artists
Shirley L. Thomson Endowment Fund for Research in Arts