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Your AGA, the City of Edmonton and the University of Alberta Museums come together to create a new hub for local art in downtown Edmonton.

Your AGA, the City of Edmonton and the University of Alberta Museums come together to create a new hub for local art in downtown Edmonton. Edmonton, AB (April 14/14) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) and the City of Edmonton, with the support of the University of Alberta Museums, are excited to announce a […]

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Famed entrepreneur and philanthropist W. Brett Wilson to speak at your AGA about his two unique “collections”.

Famed entrepreneur and philanthropist W. Brett Wilson to speak at your AGA about his two unique “collections”. Edmonton, AB (April 7/14) – W. Brett Wilson, well-known Canadian entrepreneur, philanthropist and ‘Dragon Emeritus’ from the hit CBC show Dragons’ Den, will be giving a special talk for the first time ever on the subject of his […]

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AGA kicks off 90th Birthday celebrations with exhibitions from 1924 to present.

AGA kicks off 90th Birthday celebrations with exhibitions from 1924 to present. Edmonton, AB (March 24/14) –As part of its 90th birthday celebrations the Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is highlighting the year 1924, its year of founding, with two exhibitions that showcase the history of art in Alberta: High Adventure: Byron Harmon on the […]

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The Art of the Hunt—Will You Capture a Prize?

For Immediate Release March 12, 2014 The Art of the Hunt—Will You Capture a Prize? Early-bird tickets for the must-attend Art on the Block silent art auction and cocktail party now on sale. Edmonton, AB (March 12/14) – The 16th annual art auction and cocktail party Art on the Block is back at the Art […]

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Call for submissions: Alberta Foundation for the Arts Travelling Exhibition Program

Call for submissions: Alberta Foundation for the Arts Travelling Exhibition Program …Oh, yes, I’m rattled to the bone by beauty. — Harley Brown, American artist Beauty is in the eye of the beholder…or is it? For millennia philosophers and visual artists have struggled with the concept of beauty, contemplating its nature and questioning whether beauty […]

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Just announced! Megan James of Canada pop-synth duo Purity Ring to give rare piano performance at your AGA’s Cloud Nine Refinery!

Just announced! Megan James of Canada pop-synth duo Purity Ring to give rare piano performance at your AGA’s Cloud Nine Refinery! Limited number of public tickets now on sale for this must-attend event! Edmonton, AB (February 6/14) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is thrilled to announce that Megan James from Canada pop-synth duo […]

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Paris and Toronto host AGA Partnership Projects, opening this weekend.

Paris and Toronto host AGA Partnership Projects, opening this weekend. For Immediate Release February 7, 2014 Edmonton, AB (February 7/14) – The award-winning exhibition TRAFFIC: Conceptual Art in Canada 1965-1980, co-organized by the Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA), opens today at the Canadian Cultural Centre in Paris, France under the new title Get Hold of […]

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Float away on Cloud Nine—your AGA’s first Refinery late-night art party of 2014!

For Immediate Release January 21, 2014 Float away on Cloud Nine—your AGA’s first Refinery late-night art party of 2014! Tickets to this must-attend party on sale to AGA Members today! Edmonton, AB (January 21/14) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is pleased to announce that tickets are now on sale to AGA Members for […]

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Your AGA kicks off 2014 with a new exhibition celebrating the remarkable work of nationally renowned Edmonton artist Lyndal Osborne.

For Immediate Release January 22, 2014 Your AGA kicks off 2014 with a new exhibition celebrating the remarkable work of nationally renowned Edmonton artist Lyndal Osborne. Edmonton, AB (January 22/14) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is thrilled to announce a new exhibition featuring the work of Edmonton artist Lyndal Osborne, which will be […]

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New exhibition at your AGA is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the grandeur of 500 years of Italian painting!

New exhibition at your AGA is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the grandeur of 500 years of Italian painting! Artworks from renowned masters Bellini, Botticelli and Titian come to Edmonton. Edmonton, AB (December 5/13) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is thrilled to kick off the holiday season with the new exhibition Of Heaven […]

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