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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.

Toyo Kawamura

Photo: Mr. Umon Fukushima

Born in Kyoto, Japan.

Took private lessons in painting from Mr. Michio Kuwada (a member of Shinseisaku association of artists)

BA from University of Lethbridge.

Worked one year with Otto Rogers at University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon.

MA in fine art University of Calgary (Studied with Mr. Harry Kiyooka)

Served as a review committee member for Alberta Art Foundation from ’79 to ’81

Collections:

            Glenbow Museum

            University of Lethbridge

            Alberta Art Foundation

            Private and corporate collections in BC, AB, and Japan.

Interested in the material presence of art objects as a means to reach the unknown.

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.