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EXTRACTION wins national competition to represent Canada at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale

EXTRACTION wins national competition to represent Canada at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale Ottawa, December 7, 2015 – A cutting-edge, multimedia exploration of our extractive industries and mineral lives is set to represent Canada at the 15th International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennale, the Canada Council for the Arts announced today. Provocatively called EXTRACTION, […]

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AGA ED COMMENTS ON CITY COUNCIL DECISION

December 3, 2015 AGA ED COMMENTS ON CITY COUNCIL DECISION On Tuesday, December 1, the Edmonton Arts Council made a request to Edmonton City Council for $250,000 in additional annual funding (for the three years 2016-2018) to support new Art Gallery of Alberta initiatives as outlined in the new 5-Year Strategic Plan (2016-2020). Regrettably, this request […]

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The Art Gallery of Alberta presents Charrette Roulette: FABRIC and Do It Yourself: Collectivity and Collaboration in Edmonton

Media Release November 3, 2015 The Art Gallery of Alberta presents Charrette Roulette: FABRIC and Do It Yourself: Collectivity and Collaboration in Edmonton Edmonton, AB (November 3, 2015) – Charrette Roulette: FABRIC, the third and final installment of Charrette Roulette: Exposed Collaborative Design Practices, opens November 21 at the Art Gallery of Alberta, followed by […]

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Metal-inspired visuals, Expressionism, and heavy metal music meet at METAL Refinery, Your AGA’s latest edition of the Refinery Late Night Art Party

For Immediate Release November 3, 2015 Metal-inspired visuals, Expressionism, and heavy metal music meet at METAL Refinery, Your AGA’s latest edition of the Refinery Late Night Art Party Edmonton, AB (November 3, 2015) – The Art Gallery of Alberta presents METAL Refinery in the latest edition of the popular Refinery Late Night Art Party, Saturday, November […]

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The Art Gallery of Alberta opens three exciting exhibitions to finish the 2015 season

For Immediate Release October 13, 2015 The Art Gallery of Alberta opens three exciting exhibitions to finish the 2015 season *** Media preview for ROUGH COUNTRY: The Strangely Familiar in mid-20th Century Alberta Art, Dana Holst: She’s All That, and Living Building Thinking: Art and Expressionism Friday October 23, 1-2 pm*** Edmonton, AB (October 13, 2015) […]

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Discover the underground club scene of the 1920s in a night of mystery, intrigue and romance at the Art Gallery of Alberta

For Immediate Release October 5, 2015 Discover the underground club scene of the 1920s in a night of mystery, intrigue and romance at the Art Gallery of Alberta Nocturne: Berlin Noir October 24, 2015 Edmonton, AB (October 5, 2015) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) invites you to discover the underground club scene of […]

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ZINC and the Art Gallery of Alberta named top event venue by Consumer’s Choice Award voters

For Immediate Release September 28, 2015 ZINC and the Art Gallery of Alberta named top event venue by Consumer’s Choice Award voters Edmonton, AB (September 28, 2015)- ZINC, a restaurant operated by Compass Group Canada and located at the Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA), will be presented with the 2015 Consumer’s Choice Event Venue award […]

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The Art Gallery of Alberta joins Nuit Blanche Edmonton and Alberta Culture Days

For Immediate Release September 23, 2015 The Art Gallery of Alberta joins Nuit Blanche Edmonton and Alberta Culture Days featuring Jon Sasaki’s Bouncy Highrise performance and installation, special programming, and free gallery admission all weekend long! Edmonton, AB (September 23, 2015) – The Art Gallery of Alberta joins in the inaugural Nuit Blanche Edmonton (NBE) and […]

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Make Back to School Exciting! Visit the Art Gallery of Alberta for student deals, studio art classes, films, lectures and more!

For Immediate Release September 14, 2015 Make Back to School Exciting! Visit the Art Gallery of Alberta for student deals, studio art classes, films, lectures and more! Edmonton, AB (September 14, 2015) – Your AGA is offering 2 for 1 Student Memberships, Youth & Adult Classes, exciting Lectures and discounts at Shop AGA to help […]

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The Art Gallery of Alberta celebrates acclaimed Alberta artist Chris Cran’s three decade-long career with a major survey exhibition

For Immediate Release August 24, 2015 The Art Gallery of Alberta celebrates acclaimed Alberta artist Chris Cran’s three decade-long career with a major survey exhibition September 12, 2015 to January 3, 2016 Edmonton, AB (August 24, 2015) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) presents CHRIS CRAN, Sincerely Yours, from September 12, 2015 through January […]

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