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April 2016
Free with Gallery Admission

Curator’s Walkthrough: The Blur In Between

April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wednesday, April 20, 7 pm Third Floor FREE with Gallery Admission This walkthrough provides an opportunity to hear about the exhibition The Blur In Between from AGA Curator Kristy Trinier. The Blur in Between focuses on the practices that occur without division of discipline between those historically demarcated as either art or design, including fields of contemporary art, architecture, industrial design, craft, digital art, fashion, publishing and typography. The walkthrough will be followed by a free screening of Coast Modern, 2012 in connection with…

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March 2016
Free with Gallery Admission

Curator’s Walkthrough: Out of the Woods: Tom Thomson and the Group of Seven

March 23 @ 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Wednesday, March 23, 7 pm Poole Gallery FREE with Gallery Admission AGA Exhibitions’ Manager and Out of the Woods: Tom Thomson and the Group of Seven Curator Laura Ritchie will lead visitors through the exhibition during this 45 minute walkthrough. Discussion will focus on major themes, research and connections to the exhibition season.

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Conversation with the Artists: Brittney Bear Hat and Richelle Bear Hat: Little Cree Women (Sisters, Secrets & Stories)

March 4 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Friday, March 4, 6:30 pm Second Level Landing FREE Brittney Bear Hat and Richelle Bear Hat, along with Curator Kristy Trinier, discuss the artists’ practice and the making of their exhibition in the RBC New Works Gallery. Brittney Bear Hat is a graduate from the Alberta College of Art and Design in 2011, where she majored in painting with an interest in collage and drawing. Based in Calgary, her work focuses on identity and belonging. Half Blackfoot and half Cree,…

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$15/10 AGA Members

Curator’s Lecture: 7: Professional Native Indian Artists Inc.

March 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Curator’s Lecture: 7: Professional Native Indian Artists Inc. Saturday, March 5, 1 pm Ledcor Theatre Free Exhibition Curator Michelle LaVallee and artists Alex Janvier and Joseph Sanchez will be in Edmonton to discuss their experience in the creation of 7: Professional Native Indian Artists Inc. The exhibition, opening the same weekend, includes works by Janvier and Sanchez along with other members of the “Indian Group of Seven”: Jackson Beardy, Eddy Cobiness, Norval Morrisseau, Daphne Odjig and Carl Ray.

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January 2016
$15/10 AGA Members

The Blur In Between – Design Panel

January 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Sunday, January 24, 1 pm Ledcor Theatre $15/10 AGA Members Register now Blur In Between artists Micah Lexier, Lisa Naftolin, Maaike Anne Stevens and Maite Zabala will be participating in a panel discussing the boundaries between art and design. Moderated by exhibition Curator Kristy Trinier, this talk will provide insight into the practice of these artists and their work in the exhibition.

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FREE

Western Medicine: Social justice, universal meaning and the role of art

January 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Western Medicine: Social justice, universal meaning and the role of art Shary Boyle presented in partnership with MacEwan University Wednesday, January 20, 7 pm Ledcor Theatre FREE Shary Boyle speaks about her cross-disciplinary experiments with music, sculpture, theatre and performance over the past 15 years. Accompanied by images from some of her favourite projects, Boyle invites the audience to consider contemporary art’s potential for lasting meaning, healing and communication across cultures.

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April 2016
FREE

Art for Lunch

April 21 @ 12:10 pm - 12:50 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Art for Lunch 2016– Now a Tour Program! Third Thursday of the Month 12:10 – 12:50 pm FREE Are you ravenous for deeper learning about art? Join one of our skilled Gallery Attendants each month for an insightful perspective on an AGA exhibition or exhibited artwork, and then explore the core themes through looking at art together. April 21 7: Professional Native Indian Artists Inc. 

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March 2016
FREE

Art for Lunch

March 17 @ 12:10 pm - 12:50 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Art for Lunch 2016– Now a Tour Program! Third Thursday of the Month 12:10 – 12:50 pm FREE Are you ravenous for deeper learning about art? Join one of our skilled Gallery Attendants each month for an insightful perspective on an AGA exhibition or exhibited artwork, and then explore the core themes through looking at art together. March 17 Charrette Roulette: FABRIC

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February 2016
FREE

Art for Lunch

February 18 @ 12:10 pm - 12:50 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Art for Lunch 2016– Now a Tour Program! Third Thursday of the Month 12:10 – 12:50 pm FREE Are you ravenous for deeper learning about art? Join one of our skilled Gallery Attendants each month for an insightful perspective on an AGA exhibition or exhibited artwork, and then explore the core themes through looking at art together. February 18 The Blur in Between

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January 2016
FREE

Art for Lunch

January 21 @ 12:10 pm - 12:50 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Art for Lunch 2016– Now a Tour Program! Third Thursday of the Month 12:10 – 12:50 pm FREE Are you ravenous for deeper learning about art? Join one of our skilled Gallery Attendants each month for an insightful perspective on an AGA exhibition or exhibited artwork, and then explore the core themes through looking at art together. January 21 Living Building Thinking: Art and Expressionism

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