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July 2014

Dentons Canada Day

July 1 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Celebrate Canada Day 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 More information >

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June 2014

Servus Community Access Night

June 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free Gallery Admission from 6-9 pm. Courtesy of Servus Credit Union

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Late Night Wednesday

June 25 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Exhibitions | Exhibitions are open until 9 pm every Wednesday! Your AGA admission includes access to all current exhibitions through out the Gallery. View current exhibitions > Food & Drinks | Have a bite—on us! Enjoy a complimentary Art Eats appetizer plate with the purchase of a signature drink.* Shop AGA | Shop AGA is offering a special discount. On Wednesday nights only, get 20% off** any purchase over $50. Every Wednesday night 5-9 pm Note: Late Night Wednesday hours…

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BMO All Day Sunday

June 22 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Art in the Clouds Explore expansive spaces, billowing forms and soft edges inspired by the RBC New Work Gallery’s feature artist Alma Louise Visscher. Play with fabric to create a soft sculpture, wrap yarn around everyday objects to create a collaborative installation and paint with watercolour to create a muted image. Art activities for all ages Activities | 12-4 pm Family Fun Tour | 2 pm Free with Gallery Admission

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Father’s Day

June 15 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Spend Father’s Day at your AGA! AGA Members can bring Dad in for free on Sunday, June 15! Treat Dad to a BBQ with the best view in the City and a gourmet meal by Zinc out on our third level Terrace. Reserve your spot: Call Zinc at 780.392.5201 to book (and ask about our Dad Eats for free offer). Your AGA is open from 11 am-5 pm on Sunday June 15.

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May 2014

All Day Sunday: Time Travellers

May 18 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

One may be the loneliest number but 90 is not! Visit our exhibition 90X90: Celebrating Art in Alberta, and discover art made by Alberta artists from the past and the present. Inspired by time, experiment with materials as you map out your own timeline using mixed media, construct a time capsule and create a stop-motion video just for fun! Art activities for all ages Activities | 12-4 pm Family Fun Tour | 2 pm Free with Gallery Admission BMO All…

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April 2014

All Day Sunday: Rocky Mountain Adventures

April 27 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

What does it mean to document something? Take a closer look at different ways artists from the past have captured our environment and our home in Jasper/Robson, featuring Lawren Harris and AY Jackson, and High Adventure: Byron Harmon in the Columbia Icefield, 1924. Then draw, paint and create your own unique point of view. Activities | 12-4 pm Family Fun Tour | 2 pm Free with Gallery Admission BMO All Day Sundays at your AGA feature an afternoon packed full…

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Servus Night

April 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free Gallery admission from 6-9 pm on the last Thursday of every month. Courtesy of Servus Credit Union

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March 2014

Spring ArtBreak Camp, 1/2 Day (9-12 years)

March 31 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Art Jigsaw 1 pm-4 pm $135/ $121.50 AGA Members This camp has all the benefits of a full-week camp with half the time commitment! Join us in the Gallery and in the studio for fun, games and lots of art making. What is the leading cause of death among artists? (Answer: an “art” attack!) In this hands-on studio riddled with brainteasers, experiment with art materials through a variety of themes and techniques. Visit our current exhibitions to hunt for clues,…

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Spring ArtBreak Camp, Full Week (6-8 years)

March 31 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Art Adventures | 6-8 years In this full-week hands-on experience, we explore the Gallery looking for adventure! Look through the lens of photographer Byron Harmon or make discoveries like Group of Seven members Lawren Harris and A.Y. Jackson as they explore the Rocky Mountains by train. In the studio, experiment with a variety of materials and techniques alongside our qualified educators to create a series of exciting explorations. Venture out to gather inspiration and further hone your skills. Art Adventures…

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