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December 2014

One Night Of… The City

December 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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This multidisciplinary forum will present invited speakers to debate the question: What makes a City? What is the future of the city? During this event, the idea of The City will be approached from a variety of perspectives, including urban planning and development, artists exploring social practices in the public domain and architecture. One Night Of…The City is hosted in conjunction with a suite of current AGA exhibitions that explores different aspects of the city represented in video, sculpture and…

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Conversation with the Artist: Colin Smith

December 5 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada

Located within exhibition spaces, Conversation with the Artist is an ongoing series that features informal and engaging talks between artists, curators and audience members. Join us as we discuss the works featured in the RBC New Works exhibition COLIN SMITH: Obscure Inversions. Friday, December 5, 6:30 pm RBC New Works Gallery, Second Level Free More information >

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Curator’s Tour: Suburbia: A Model Life

December 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada

Get a behind the scenes perspective of Suburbia: A Model Life as AGA curator Kristy Triner walks you through the exhibition. With Kristy Trinier, AGA Curator Tuesday, December 9, 7 pm Exhibition Space, Second Level $15/ $8 AGA Members Free for Ultra and Curator’s Circle Members and Artist Patrons Purchase tickets >

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Curating Contemporary Aboriginal Art

December 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Join us for a free talk about curating contemporary Aboriginal art with Daina Warren. Daina Warren is a member of the Montana or Akamihk Cree Nation in Maskwacis (Bear Hills), Alberta. In 2000, she was awarded the Canada Council’s Assistance to Aboriginal Curators for Residencies in the Visual Arts program to work with grunt gallery in Vancouver. More information >

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Art for Lunch: Reinventing the Home

December 18 @ 12:10 pm - 12:50 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada

Reinventing the Home Levittown, located on Long Island, was the first large-scale suburb in North America and is considered an archetype for post-war residential areas throughout the continent. In this Art for Lunch we will compare Levittown to our city’s Mill Woods in a conversation that explores and contrasts suburban development. Thursday, December 18 12:10-12:50 pm Ledcor Theatre Foyer Free

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