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Art for Lunch

April 17 @ 12:10 pm - 12:50 pm

Photographing the Rockies: Byron Harmon and the Columbia Icefields

In 1924, photographer Byron Harmon set out on a large expedition to photograph the Columbia Icefields. Equipped with a motion-picture camera and multiple still cameras, Harmon brought back images for a public desiring sights of this rugged terrain. In this Art for Lunch, learn more about Harmon’s daunting trek and the legacy of his photography in the early years of tourism in the Canadian Rockies.

Held in conjunction with High Adventures: Byron Harmon in the Columbia Icefield, 1924.

Third Thursday of every month 12:10-12:50 pm
Ledcor Theatre Foyer
Free

Feed your appetite with Art for Lunch! Art for Lunch is an informal lecture series designed to heighten your understanding of current AGA exhibitions. Bring your own lunch – or pick something up from the Terrace Café on the AGA’s third floor.

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Date:
April 17
Time:
12:10 pm - 12:50 pm
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