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July 2015
Free with Gallery Admission

Tours for Tots: 3D Landscapes

July 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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What’s a landscape? What elements must a landscape have? Discover the work of Tyler Los Jones, and then surprise yourself by creating your own landscape in 3D!

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Problem Solving with the Unlimited Dream Company

July 8 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Wednesday, July 8, 11 am-7 pm Free with Gallery Admission Visit the Unlimited Dream Company for the last chance to have your unresolvable problems turned into custom designs. Paul Segers joins us over Skype from 11am – 3pm to take orders and solve your hardest issues. Max Hurd from Oliver Apt. will be in the workshop all day designing solutions from previous submissions. This is the final opportunity to work with Paul Segers and Oliver Apt. before the exhibition closes.  

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Tours for Tots: Theatre Play

July 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Discover the highlights of our newest exhibition Illuminations: Italian Baroque Masterworks in Canadian Collections and choose a favorite from the cast of characters on display. Join your friends in our theatre and play with light, shadow, and dramatic movement.

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$20/ $15 AGA Members

Publication as Art Practice: A Workshop with Publication Studio Vancouver

July 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Wednesday, July 15, 7 pm Saturday, July 18, 11 am $20/ $15 AGA Members (both sessions) Register now Join Keith Higgins and Kathy Slade of Publication Studio Vancouver for a two-part workshop on artists’ books and publishing as an artistic practice. Topics of discussion will include artists’ books, appropriation, fair use, ethical piracy and what it means to remake a publication. Participants are invited to bring a previously published text in the form of a PDF or printed pages that…

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Publication as Art Practice: A Workshop with Publication Studio Vancouver

July 18 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Wednesday, July 15, 7 pm Saturday, July 18, 11 am $20/ $15 AGA Members (both sessions) Register now Join Keith Higgins and Kathy Slade of Publication Studio Vancouver for a two-part workshop on artists’ books and publishing as an artistic practice. Topics of discussion will include artists’ books, appropriation, fair use, ethical piracy and what it means to remake a publication. Participants are invited to bring a previously published text in the form of a PDF or printed pages that…

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Tours for Tots: Photo/Bricolage

July 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Become an official photographer of the AGA for a day, and experiment with composition and framing to take your best picture. Next, transform your image, through addition and subtraction to create a one-of-a kind masterpiece.

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Tours for Tots: Eye Spy

July 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Put on your explorer hat and adventure boots!! Our mission, to venture into the magic realm of Presto Lumo!  Look for clues and discover optical illusions and hidden gems; save some energy to make artwork featuring special visual effects!

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15/ 10 AGA Members

Jack Bush: A Garden of Colour with Karen Wilkin

July 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Wednesday, July 29, 7 pm Ledcor Theatre $15/ $10 AGA Members Register now Jack Bush’s radiant abstractions at once share the desiderata of Color Field painting and help define them. For Bush, like such peers as Kenneth Noland and Jules Olitski, colour was the carrier of emotion and meaning, but his work is distinguished by its peculiar (in the best sense of the word) animated quality. His idiosyncratic compositions were improvised from a variety of often unlikely stimuli – things…

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August 2015
Free with Gallery Admission

Tours for Tots: I heart flag art

August 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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What makes a well-designed flag? Discover the elements you need while exploring our exhibit featuring Canadian artist Jack Bush. Can you find the flag inspired works? Using the materials provided, sew your own flag project! Drop-in Wednesday mornings for these family fun adventures with art! Visits include Gallery explorations, art-making, story-telling, and more! Each Art Adventure has a different theme related to current exhibitions and promotes early childhood learning skills such as literacy, numeracy, community awareness and creative expression. For families and…

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Tours for Tots: Celebration Pole

August 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Gather around the work of Geoffrey Farmer in the Double Bind. Listen to stories and develop your own, then show the world who you are by designing your “celebration pole”. Drop-in Wednesday mornings for these family fun adventures with art! Visits include Gallery explorations, art-making, story-telling, and more! Each Art Adventure has a different theme related to current exhibitions and promotes early childhood learning skills such as literacy, numeracy, community awareness and creative expression. For families and kids aged 3-5 Wednesdays, 10-11 am Free with Gallery admission

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