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July 2015
Free with Gallery Admission

BMO All Day Sundays: Art and Magic

July 26 @ 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 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 join in and have fun! July 26 | Art and Magic Presto Lumo! Discover the magic of art as we open our newest exhibition in the BMO World of Creativity, designed by the creative…

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Tours for Tots: Photo/Bricolage

July 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Become an official photographer of the AGA for a day, and experiment with composition and framing to take your best picture. Next, transform your image, through addition and subtraction to create a one-of-a kind masterpiece.

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$20/ $15 AGA Members

Publication as Art Practice: A Workshop with Publication Studio Vancouver

July 18 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Wednesday, July 15, 7 pm Saturday, July 18, 11 am $20/ $15 AGA Members (both sessions) Register now Join Keith Higgins and Kathy Slade of Publication Studio Vancouver for a two-part workshop on artists’ books and publishing as an artistic practice. Topics of discussion will include artists’ books, appropriation, fair use, ethical piracy and what it means to remake a publication. Participants are invited to bring a previously published text in the form of a PDF or printed pages that…

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$20/ $15 AGA Members

Publication as Art Practice: A Workshop with Publication Studio Vancouver

July 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Wednesday, July 15, 7 pm Saturday, July 18, 11 am $20/ $15 AGA Members (both sessions) Register now Join Keith Higgins and Kathy Slade of Publication Studio Vancouver for a two-part workshop on artists’ books and publishing as an artistic practice. Topics of discussion will include artists’ books, appropriation, fair use, ethical piracy and what it means to remake a publication. Participants are invited to bring a previously published text in the form of a PDF or printed pages that…

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Tours for Tots: Theatre Play

July 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Discover the highlights of our newest exhibition Illuminations: Italian Baroque Masterworks in Canadian Collections and choose a favorite from the cast of characters on display. Join your friends in our theatre and play with light, shadow, and dramatic movement.

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Problem Solving with the Unlimited Dream Company

July 8 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Wednesday, July 8, 11 am-7 pm Free with Gallery Admission Visit the Unlimited Dream Company for the last chance to have your unresolvable problems turned into custom designs. Paul Segers joins us over Skype from 11am – 3pm to take orders and solve your hardest issues. Max Hurd from Oliver Apt. will be in the workshop all day designing solutions from previous submissions. This is the final opportunity to work with Paul Segers and Oliver Apt. before the exhibition closes.  

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Tours for Tots: 3D Landscapes

July 8 @ 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’s a landscape? What elements must a landscape have? Discover the work of Tyler Los Jones, and then surprise yourself by creating your own landscape in 3D!

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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

Modernism in Toronto: Or Border and Edge in the ‘Bush Garden’ with Shepherd Steiner

June 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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This in-gallery lecture and optical attention lab focuses on the problem of line, framing edge and boundary in Jack Bush’s practice. The tension between graphic mark and colour field as well as Bush’s work against the figure/ground relationship will occupy the majority of our lab time. The lecture will focus on how these optical instabilities relate to modernism South of the border, what Northrop Frye calls the ‘garrison mentality’ of Canadian literature, the emergence of an art market in Toronto…

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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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