Art Gallery of Alberta

Curator’s Tour: The Bequest

The Bequest: Ernest E. Poole and the AGA Collection
with Ruth Burns

Thursday, June 13, 7 pm
Second Floor Gallery
$25 / $20 AGA Members
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Join us for a private tour of the exhibition The Bequest: Ernest E. Poole and the AGA Collection with curator Ruth Burns. This exhibition features key works that the Ernest E. Poole Foundation donated to the Gallery in 1975.

Ruth Burns is the former Associate Curator / Interpretive Programs Manager at the Art Gallery of Alberta. She holds a BA and MA in Art History from McGill University, and was a founder and editor of the visual arts magazine Locus Suspectus. Recent exhibitions that Burns has curated include IMPRINT: Contemporary Art from the AGA Collection (co-curator), Art School: Banff 1947 and A New Light: Canadian Art and Impressionism.