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The Art Gallery of Alberta announces new Board Chair

The Art Gallery of Alberta announces new Board Chair Edmonton, AB… The Board of Directors of the Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is pleased to announce the election of Darcy Trufyn as Chair of the AGA Board of Directors effective November 18, 2014. Trufyn is the Senior Vice President of Operations, Engineering and Construction at […]

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Only Canadian Dates for Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne Come to a Close

For Immediate Release November 12, 2014 Only Canadian Dates for Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne Come to a Close Edmonton, AB. . . November 16, 2014 will be the last chance to see Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne: Paris 1880-1910, an exhibition of turn-of-the-century Parisian works, at the Art Gallery of Alberta. The exhibition’s closing […]

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The Art Gallery of Alberta announces Shadow Play as the next Refinery party theme

For Immediate Release October 24, 2014 The Art Gallery of Alberta announces Shadow Play as the next Refinery party theme. Edmonton. On November 15, 2014 the Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) becomes a world of intrigue and enigma for its next Refinery late night art party, Shadow Play. Shadow Play Refinery draws inspiration from the […]

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AGA Teams up with Breath in Poetry Collective and EPL for Poetry Slam

For Immediate Release November 3, 2014 AGA Teams up with Breath in Poetry Collective and EPL for Poetry Slam Edmonton, AB… On November 5, 2014, for the first time ever, the Art Gallery of Alberta is turning the spotlight on the art of spoken word in a poetry slam, featuring amateur and seasoned poets from […]

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New AGA exhibition highlights Edmonton’s burgeoning sound art scene.

For Immediate Release October 31, 2014 New AGA exhibition highlights Edmonton’s burgeoning sound art scene. Edmonton… On November 7, 2014, the Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) presents SONAR: Sound Explorations by Edmonton Artists, an exhibition of audio-based and sound related artworks, at the Enterprise Square Galleries. SONAR: Sound Explorations by Edmonton Artists explores genres of […]

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Dentons presents Canada Day at your AGA: free admission and galleries of Canadian art!

For Immediate Release June 25, 2014 Dentons presents Canada Day at your AGA: free admission and galleries of Canadian art! See iconic Canadian works of art by Group of Seven artists Lawren Harris and A.Y. Jackson. Edmonton, AB (June 25/14) – Include a visit to the Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) as part of your […]

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42 artists from across the province to be featured in 2015 Alberta Biennial of Contemporary Art<

For Immediate Release June 18, 2014 42 artists from across the province to be featured in 2015 Alberta Biennial of Contemporary Art Edmonton, AB (June 18, 2014) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is excited to announce the names of 42 artists who are selected for inclusion in the 2015 Alberta Biennial of Contemporary […]

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New Works and New Lines…

For Immediate Release June 9, 2014 New Works and New Lines… Edmonton artist Alma Louise Visscher reveals a new installation in AGA exhibition opening alongside contemporary drawings from the National Gallery of Canada. Edmonton, AB (June 9/14) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is pleased to present two new exhibitions opening Saturday, June 20, […]

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The Art Gallery of Alberta Celebrates 90 Years

The Art Gallery of Alberta Celebrates 90 Years May 7, 2014 The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is turning 90! Inaugurated on August 18, 1924, the AGA is the oldest cultural institution in the province of Alberta and the only museum dedicated solely to art. To celebrate, your AGA has alot in store: a two-part […]

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Hit the road with your AGA for Road Trip Refinery—this May!

Hit the road with your AGA for Road Trip Refinery—this May! Kick-off summer with tickets to this must-attend art party—tickets on sale to AGA Members today. Edmonton, AB (April 29/14) – Celebrate Alberta with Road Trip Refinery, the Art Gallery of Alberta’s (AGA) next installment of its popular late-night party series on Saturday, May 24, […]

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