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August 2016

August 17-22 | Portfolio Prep

August 17 @ 9:00 am - August 22 @ 5:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada

Youth camp for students aged 13-17 Early bird $315/$286 AGA Members After May 31 $335/$306 AGA Members Register now Ever dreamed of being an artist? We can help! Not only do we know a lot of artists but we know what it takes to be one. Learn what art schools and galleries are looking for in a portfolio and work on projects guaranteed to stand out!

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July 2016

July 25-29 | Art & Letters

July 25 @ 9:00 am - July 29 @ 5:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada

July 25-29 | Art & Letters Youth camp for students aged 13-17 Early bird $315/$286 AGA Members After May 31 $335/$306 AGA Members Register now Join this interdisciplinary session inspired by the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood and arm yourself with pencil, pen, brush, marker, ink and acrylic paint. Explore image and text, illustration and print techniques, and emerge with knowledge of a variety of genres. Build your own personal journal, experiment with drawing materials to hone your illustration skills, create your own…

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August 2016

August 15-19 | Animation Camp

August 15 @ 9:00 am - August 19 @ 5:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada

Early bird $260/$250 AGA Members Ages 6–8 | Register now Ages 9–12  | Register now After May 31 $280/$270 AGA Members Learn the ins-and-outs of animation in this dynamic ArtBreak Camp! Meet with guest artists and professional illustrators to create a series of animated projects that explore pictures in motion. Start with animation basics including setting, details, character and story development. Explore the gallery to gather ideas, and then work in 2-D and 3-D using a variety of techniques, both traditional and digital,…

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August 8-12 | Art & Music

August 8 @ 9:00 am - August 12 @ 5:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada

Early bird $315 Ages 6–8 | Register now Ages 9–12  | Register now After May 31 $335 The AGA and Winspear Centre pair up to present a special art camp. Throughout the week, you will divide your time between the two organizations, learning to create and respond to stories with visual and musical art. Experience a variety of expressive arts such as music, creative writing, movement, painting, and sketching. Spend time in the Art Gallery of Alberta learning from artists about the techniques…

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August 8–12 | Built Environments

August 8 @ 9:00 am - August 12 @ 5:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada

Early bird $260/$250 AGA Members Ages 6–8 | Register now Ages 9–12  | Register now After May 31 $280/$270 AGA Members Model and mold, carve and cast in this 3-D focussed ArtBreak Camp. Use a variety of materials (such as wire, clay, plaster, fabric, mixed media) to create everything from small sculptural projects to large installations and work with guest artists during the week to develop a series of built environments. Drawing inspiration from featured exhibitions, investigate architecture, design and sculpture in-gallery and…

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August 2–5 | Touch Lab (4-day camp)

August 2 @ 9:00 am - August 5 @ 5:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada

Early bird $216/$196 AGA Members Ages 6–8 | Register now Ages 9–12  | Register now After May 31 $236/$216 AGA Members During this 4-day ArtBreak camp, build a time machine to travel across time and space and delve into art from the past and the present though current exhibitions to find out how artists use the concept of time in their work, and how art has changed over time from materials to ideas. Get inspired by work in the gallery, and then create…

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July 2016

July 25–29 | Art Lab

July 25 @ 9:00 am - July 29 @ 5:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada

Early bird $315/$286 AGA Members Ages 6–8 | Register now Ages 9–12  | Register now After May 31 $335/$306 AGA Members Discover the science of art and the art of science in this investigative art camp. Explore the AGA through in-gallery visits and go behind the scenes to discover the science of museums. The art studio becomes an art lab where you will experiment with paint, investigate art technologies and problem-solve art questions. Projects include colour experiments, bio-art investigations, robotic drawing and video…

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July 11–15 | Zoo Camp

July 11 @ 9:00 am - July 15 @ 5:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Early bird $315/$286 AGA Members Ages 6–8 | Register now Ages 9–12  | Register now After May 31 $335/$306 AGA Members Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! Work in the studio and on site at the Edmonton Valley Zoo to discover the art of animals. Experiment with 2-D and 3-D drawing, painting and sculpting techniques while exploring the animal world. This ArtBreak Camp includes two days of time at the Zoo.

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Summer ArtBreak Camp |

July 4 @ 9:00 am - July 8 @ 5:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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July 4–8 | Horse Camp Early bird $315/$286 AGA Members After May 31 $335/$306 AGA Members Draw, paint and sculpt horses in the studio before heading to the stables to ride in this perennial favourite ArtBreak Camp. Learn about landscape painting and develop drawing and illustration skills before heading outdoors to create en plein air surrounded by the great outdoors and horses, of course.  This ArtBreak Camp includes two days at Pegasus Stables for horse riding and outdoor activities.

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April 2016

Tours for Tots: Ravishing Resists

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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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 April 27| Ravishing Resists Create whimsical designs based on the work of 7: Professional Native Indian Artists Inc. Bring your ideas back to…

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