Art Gallery of Alberta

What’s Ahead this October at your AGA

What’s Ahead this Month at your AGA

Fill your October with studio classes, Tours for Tots, Art for Lunch, film nights, LitFest, Refinery Danse Macabre and more. There is never a dull moment at your AGA. Transform your month through art! 


October 11-28
TD Education Gallery Exhibition
Featuring work by Art students from Old Scona

October 12
Teacher Tours
Free education tours for teachers, 5pm.

October 16
All Day Sunday
Drawn Together takes inspiration from current exhibition Beauty’s Awakening. Join us from 12-4pm for explorations of art and poetry

October 27
Teacher Appreciation Night
Our annual event for teachers from 5-8pm

Weekend Art Classes Session IV (6-week registered class)
Last day October 22

Adult Registered Classes (6-week registered class)
Build your skills in this class on drawing fundamentals

Saturday Open Studio
Fun, engaging art activities for families that want flexibility

Studio Y
A fun environment for teens every Thursday from 4-6pm

Tours for tots
A perfect morning date for parents and their 3-5 year olds; starting  at 10am every Wednesday. We are thrilled to be sponsored by the Edmonton Oilers Foundation in 2016!

Adult Drop In
Get your art on every Wednesday from 7-9pm! No experience necessary.


Programs and Events

Curator’s Walkthrough: The Edge: The Abstract and the Avant-Garde in Canada
October 12, 7pm
Gallery A
Free w/ Admission (Free for Staff)

Art For Lunch: David Altmejd: The Vessel
October 20, 12:10pm
Poole Gallery

LitFest Partnership: Ross King Book Launch
October 21, 7pm
Ledcor Theatre
$12 (Free for staff. Please RSVP to me)

Film Night: Souvenir of Canada, 2006
October 26, 7pm
Ledcor Theatre

MADE Partnership: City Building Lecture Series
October 27, 7pm
Ledcor Theatre
$15/$10 AGA and MADE Members (Free for staff. Please RSVP to me)

AGA/ACAD Lecture Series: Jason de Haan
October 28, 6pm Reception, 7pm Program
ACAD: 1407 –14th Avenue N.W., Calgary

Refinery – Danse Macabre
October 29, 9pp-2am
$45/$35 Members/$22.50 Ultra