Alex Colville 1920-2013

Awards & distinctions

- Officer, Order of Canada (1967)
- Honorific doctorat, Trent University (1967)
- Honorific doctorat, Mount Allison University (1968)
- Honorific doctorat, Dalhousie University (1969)
- Honorific degree, Simon Fraser University and University of Windsor (1973)
- Molson prize, Canada Council for the Arts (1975)
- Compagnion, Order du Canada (1982)
- Honorific doctorat, University of Calgary (1990)
- Honorific degree, University of Manitoba (1995)
- Honorific degrees, Bishop University et Nova Scotia College of Art and Design (1997)
- Governor General’s Award in Visual and Media Arts (2003)
- Order of Nova Scotia (2003)


- National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, ON
- Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Montreal, QC
- Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, ON
- McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, ON
- Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Pays-bas
- Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Allemagne
- Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Allemagne
- Museum der moderner Kunst, Vienne, Autriche
- Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY, USA
- Musée national d’art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
- Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, ON
- Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, CB
- Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, ON
- Art gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, ON
- The Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, MN
- Edmonton Art Gallery, Edmonton, AB
- Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery, Kitchener, ON
- Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NB
- Randall House Museum - Wolfville Historical Society, Wolfville, NE
- London Regional Art Gallery, London, ON
- Annapolis Valley Macdonald Museum, Middleton, NE
- Beaverbrooke Art Gallery, Fredericton, NB
- Confederation Centre Art Gallery, Charlottetown, ÎPE
- Musée Armand-Frappier, Laval, QC
- MacKenzie Art Gallery, Regina, SK
- Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, SK
- Simon Fraser Gallery, Burnaby, CB
- Carleton University, Ottawa, ON
- Cumberland County Museum and Archives, Amherst, NE

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