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September 2015
$18/ $16 AGA Members

Open Studio: Adult Drop-In Workshops

September 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Open Studio: Adult Drop-In Workshops Wednesdays 7–9 pm $18/ $16 AGA Members September 2 DIY Manifestos Create your own personal manifesto in the form of a handbill, poster or zine, inspired by punk’s DIY aesthetic. Experiment with image and text, found imagery, transfer techniques and multiples to visually express your ideas.

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Tours for Tots: Working Together

September 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Let’s wrap up the summer with a special collaborative project! Work as a group to create a unique installation made of summer materials and colours. Invite your friends to view the work for the month of September in the TD Education Gallery. 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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August 2015
Free with Gallery Admission

Tours for Tots: Texture Tiles

August 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Explore the AGA up and down, this way and that. Record as much textures as you can find throughout the building. Then head down to the studio and discover the magic of clay. 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 Free with Gallery admission

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BMO All Day Sundays: Shadow Theatre

August 23 @ 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! August 23 | Shadow Theatre Discover how artists utilize light and shadow to create dramatic artworks in our exhibition Illuminations: Italian Baroque Masterworks in Canadian Collections. In the atrium,…

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Free with Gallery Admission

Tours for Tots: Design Me a Boat

August 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Be inspired by design thinking and creative solutions in our exhibition Charrette Roulette. Challenge yourself to design a boat that can float in the wading pool at City Hall! Be ready for the final test! 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 Free…

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Tours for Tots: Celebration Pole

August 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Gather around the work of Geoffrey Farmer in the Double Bind. Listen to stories and develop your own, then show the world who you are by designing your “celebration pole”. 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 Free with Gallery admission

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Tours for Tots: I heart flag art

August 5 @ 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 makes a well-designed flag? Discover the elements you need while exploring our exhibit featuring Canadian artist Jack Bush. Can you find the flag inspired works? Using the materials provided, sew your own flag project! 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…

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July 2015
15/ 10 AGA Members

Jack Bush: A Garden of Colour with Karen Wilkin

July 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Wednesday, July 29, 7 pm Ledcor Theatre $15/ $10 AGA Members Register now Jack Bush’s radiant abstractions at once share the desiderata of Color Field painting and help define them. For Bush, like such peers as Kenneth Noland and Jules Olitski, colour was the carrier of emotion and meaning, but his work is distinguished by its peculiar (in the best sense of the word) animated quality. His idiosyncratic compositions were improvised from a variety of often unlikely stimuli – things…

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Tours for Tots: Eye Spy

July 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Art Gallery of Alberta,
2 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2C1 Canada
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Put on your explorer hat and adventure boots!! Our mission, to venture into the magic realm of Presto Lumo!  Look for clues and discover optical illusions and hidden gems; save some energy to make artwork featuring special visual effects!

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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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