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July 2015

Dentons Canada Day 2015

July 1 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Celebrate Canada Day 2015 at your AGA with free Gallery admission, thanks to the support of Dentons Canada LLP. Bring the whole family for art activities and a chance to view our exciting exhibitions. Last admission at 4:30 pm. Exact time of last entry may vary based on capacity.

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June 2015
Free with Gallery Admission

BMO All Day Sunday

June 28 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Art activities for all ages Activities | 12-4 pm Free with Gallery Admission June 28 | Abstract Adventures What is abstract art? Join us on an art adventure inspired by Canadian artist Jack Bush to find out! Begin your adventure with a scavenger hunt in Gallery then play with paint, collage and marble some paper creating your own abstract images! BMO All Day Sundays at your AGA feature an afternoon packed full of engaging art-making and exploration! With exciting programs and…

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May 2015

BMO All Day Sunday

May 24 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Explore our exhibition Charrette Roulette: Exposed Collaborative Design Practices, then work together as a team to solve a series of design challenges. Work with the AGA Educators and a variety of media and materials to build a prototype of your favourite solution! May 24, 12-4 pm Art activities for all ages Activities | 12-4 pm Free with Gallery Admission

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April 2015
Free with Gallery Admission

BMO All Day Sundays: Experimental Drawing

April 12 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Discover the genius of drawing through novel mark-making techniques and participate in a series of drawing experiments. Play with traditional sketching materials in innovative ways to create a series of unexpected artworks. Art activities for all ages Activities | 12-4 pm Free with Gallery Admission BMO All Day Sundays at your AGA feature an afternoon packed full of engaging art-making and exploration! With exciting programs and projects that tie into our current exhibitions, guests of all ages are encouraged to…

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March 2015
Free with Gallery Admission

Tours for Tots: Painting Party!

March 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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See, smell and taste colour! Use all of your senses to dance like red or feel like blue. Colours inspire great artists; now let them inspire you! 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…

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Free with Gallery Admission

BMO All Day Sundays: Pop Art Factory

March 22 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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“Pop” into our new exhibition POP SHOW! and discover the art of the everyday. Take inspiration from artists that pioneered the pop art movement and create Warhol-esque stencil-art, construct pop art plasticine sculptures a là Oldenburg, and craft dot paintings inspired by Lichtenstein. Art activities for all ages Activities | 12-4 pm Free with Gallery Admission BMO All Day Sundays at your AGA feature an afternoon packed full of engaging art-making and exploration! With exciting programs and projects that tie…

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Tours for Tots: A Drawing Experiment

March 18 @ 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 is a drawing? What can a drawing be? Be inspired by current exhibitions and artists that challenge accepted ideas of drawing. Explore the endless possibilities of drawing through a variety of simple experiments. 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…

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$15

Saturday Open Studio: Moving Pictures

March 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Create art on the move! Get inspired by artists who use video to express themselves and learn how to put your stories in motion. Drop-in classes for kids aged 6-12 Singhmar Centre for Art Education Saturdays, 1-3 pm Cost: $15 Paint, sculpt, draw and design! Each Saturday, explore art-making and inspiring ideas in these fun drop-in sessions. Through play and creative experiments, Saturday Open Studio offers opportunities to get your hands messy and create in a relaxed, informal environment. All…

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Tours for Tots: Something Old, Something New

March 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Observe in Gallery how artists transform found materials into works of art. Imagine the possibilities of a bottle, door knob or broken toy! Combine these unusual art materials to give them new lives and watch the transformation before your eyes. 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…

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$15

Saturday Open Studio: Stitched-up Scenes

March 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Let fabric be your paint and a sewing needle your brush! Learn basic sewing techniques to create whimsical fiber landscapes. Drop-in classes for kids aged 6-12 Singhmar Centre for Art Education Saturdays, 1-3 pm Cost: $15 Paint, sculpt, draw and design! Each Saturday, explore art-making and inspiring ideas in these fun drop-in sessions. Through play and creative experiments, Saturday Open Studio offers opportunities to get your hands messy and create in a relaxed, informal environment. All materials and supplies are…

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