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The Art Gallery of Alberta respectfully acknowledges that we are located on Treaty 6 Territory, the traditional land of diverse Indigenous peoples including the Cree, Nitsitapi/Blackfoot, Métis, Nakota Sioux, Iroquois, Dene, Ojibway/Saulteaux/Anishinaabe. We also acknowledge all of the Indigenous, Inuit and Métis peoples who make Alberta their home today.

Leila Sujir

Leila Sujir is chair of the Studio Arts Department at Concordia University, where she teaches a seminar in the graduate MFA area and a studio/seminar in the Intermedia (Video, Performance, Electronic art) area. She works with an art research studio-lab based at Concordia University, Elastic 3D Spaces, that most recently received a SSHRC grant, Elastic 3D Spaces: the old growth forest as 'home' space with an emphasis on land, healing, home, communities (2019).

Select publications on her work include a chapter of a book by curator Nancy Tousley, "Leila Sujir’s forest of pixels,” in Intertwined Histories: Plants in Their Social Contexts from the University of Calgary Institute for the Humanities (2019); curators Sunil Gupta and Steve Evans' book from the Houston, Texas Fotofest Biennial:  India: Contemporary Photographic and New Media Art by (2018); curator and editor Srimoyee Mitra’s book Border Cultures (2016);  curators Katherine Ylitalo and Nancy Tousley, with editor Melanie Kjorlien’s book Made in Calgary: An Exploration of Art from 1960 to the 2000’s (2016).

Hours

Monday: closed
Tuesday: closed
Wednesday: 11am-5pm
Thursday: 11am-7pm
Friday: 11am-5pm
Saturday: 11am-5pm
Sunday: 11am-5pm

Admission

AGA members
FREE
Youth 0-17
FREE
Alberta students 18+
FREE
Out-of-province students
$10
General admission
$14
Seniors 65+
$10

Location

2 Sir Winston Churchill Square
Edmonton, Alberta
Canada T5J 2C1

780.422.6223
info@youraga.ca

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The Art Gallery of Alberta respectfully acknowledges that we are located on Treaty 6 Territory, the traditional land of diverse Indigenous peoples including the Cree, Nitsitapi/Blackfoot, Métis, Nakota Sioux, Iroquois, Dene, Ojibway/Saulteaux/Anishinaabe. We also acknowledge all of the Indigenous, Inuit and Métis peoples who make Alberta their home today.