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2015 Alberta Biennial of Contemporary Art – Call For Submissions

Your AGA launches call for submissions for the 2015 Alberta Biennial of Contemporary Art. The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is pleased to announce the 2015 Alberta Biennial of Contemporary Art Call for Submissions is now open to resident Alberta artists. The exhibition will be on view at the AGA in early 2015. Initiated in […]

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Famed modern artist Marc Chagall brings a classic love story to life in new AGA exhibition.

Famed modern artist Marc Chagall brings a classic love story to life in new AGA exhibition. Daphnis & Chloé considered some of Chagall’s most important illustrations. For Immediate Release October 18, 2013 Edmonton, AB (October 18/13) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is pleased to present CHAGALL: Daphnis & Chloé, organized by the National […]

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Canadian contemporary artist Geoffrey Farmer to give artist talk at the AGA on Friday, September 13!

Canadian contemporary artist Geoffrey Farmer to give artist talk at the AGA on Friday, September 13! First of three artists’ talks this month—Megan Morman and aAron munson also to speak in September. Edmonton, AB (September 9/13) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is pleased to present an artist talk by internationally renowned Canadian artist […]

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6,000 square foot gallery transformed into an exhibition in the form of a haunted house.

6,000 square foot gallery transformed into an exhibition in the form of a haunted house. The Intellection of Lady Spider House—a new exhibition at the AGA organized by Canadian contemporary artist Geoffrey Farmer. Edmonton, AB (September 5/13) – A new exhibition created for the Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) by Vancouver artist Geoffrey Farmer will […]

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Now open! New Manning Hall installation invites viewers to play at your AGA.

August 19, 2013 Now open! New Manning Hall installation invites viewers to play at your AGA.   The Art Gallery of Alberta’s (AGA) Manning Hall has been transformed into a giant word search puzzle by Lethbridge-based artist Megan Morman,. Now You See It, the AGA’s latest commission for the Gallery’s main level public space, is […]

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Watercolour paintings from London’s famed Victoria & Albert Museum come to Edmonton.

July 17, 2013 Watercolour paintings from London’s famed Victoria & Albert Museum come to Edmonton. AGA hosts North American debut of major exhibition. Edmonton, AB (July 17/13) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is thrilled to welcome 100 historical watercolour paintings from the world-famous Victoria & Albert Museum in London, England. The North American […]

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New AGA lecture series explores the art of collecting.

Media Release May 7, 2013 New AGA lecture series explores the art of collecting. Edmonton, AB (May 7/13) – You don’t need to be a millionaire or an art expert, but what does it take to start your own art collection? The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) explores this question in The Collectors Series, a […]

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Summer starts on a high note at the Art Gallery of Alberta!

Media Release May 17, 2013 Summer starts on a high note at the Art Gallery of Alberta! Your AGA premieres two exhibitions of contemporary art with a musical focus, along with a debut of new acquisitions to the permanent collection. Edmonton, AB (May 17/13) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is thrilled to announce […]

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Tickets sell out to your AGA’s Rip-Roarin’ Refinery party!

Media Advisory May 31, 2013 Tickets sell out to your AGA’s Rip-Roarin’ Refinery party! EDMONTON, AB (May 31/13) – The Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) is excited to host a sold-out crowd on Saturday, June 1, 9 pm-2 am for The Rip-Roarin’ Refinery late-night art party. Inspired by the current AGA exhibition The Piano, this […]

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Bring on the noise at the Rip-Roarin’ Refinery June 1 at your AGA!

For Immediate Release May 7, 2013 Bring on the noise at The Rip-Roarin’ Refinery June 1 at your AGA!   Edmonton, AB (May 7/13) – The Art Gallery of Alberta’s (AGA) popular late-night art party returns with The Rip-Roarin’ Refinery on Saturday, June 1, 9 pm-2 am. Tickets go on sale to AGA Members on […]

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