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The Art Gallery of Alberta respectfully acknowledges that we are located in Treaty 6 Territory and Region 4 of the Metis Nation of Alberta. We respect this as the traditional and contemporary  land of diverse Indigenous Peoples including the Plains Cree, Woodland Cree, Beaver Cree, Nitsitapi/Blackfoot, Métis, Nakota Sioux, Anishinaabe/Saulteaux/Ojibwe and Dene Peoples. We also acknowledge the many Indigenous, Inuit and Métis people who make Alberta their home today.

Art Classes

The AGA offers Weekend Art Classes to different age groups throughout the year. Empower your kids or teens to make new friends and discover the world through art. 

Saturdays, at 10-11:30am

March 9-Apr 27, 2024 (No Classes Mar 23-30 Spring Break)

$110/$100 Members 

Landmarks and Landscapes

Ages 6-8

Design, build, sculpt, paint and draw! Explore how creative spaces, architecture, nature and landscapes shape our daily experience. Get ready to tour the Gallery, discover new and old artists, experiment with art materials and use design thinking in the studio!  Register Here.

Building New Worlds

Ages 9-12

Calling all Minecraft enthusiasts! Link elements of your favorite game and art together to create a series of imagined new worlds. Think outside the block, experiment with acrylic paint, ink, and cardboard as well as colour, composition and scale to brings your own unique 2D & 3D environments to life. This class is for anyone who loves video games and art! Register Here.

Spring Session

Saturdays, at 10-11:30 am

May 4-June 15 (No class on May 18)

$110/$100 Members 

Imagining the Future

Ages 6-8

What will our world look like in 10, 20 or 100 years? Explore endless possibilities in our Children’s Gallery and in the studio. Experiment with painting, explore printmaking techniques in innovative ways, build sculptures from surprise materials and dabble with new technology. Create a series of original artworks to express your vision of the future. Register Here.

Art of Comics

Ages 9-12

Fine art goes graphic in this fun drawing class! Check out current exhibitions before creating your own comic creations in two and three dimensions. Work with storyboarding & character development, illustration techniques, and typography to create your own series of comic-inspired works of art. Register Here.

Teen Art Class

Saturdays, at 1-3 pm 

May 4-June 15 (No class on May 18)

$160+GST/$145+GST Members 

Portraits

Ages 13-17

Learn the basics of portraiture in this 6-week session. Each week, work alongside an artist to create a series of stylistic portraits and experiments using a wide range of materials and techniques. Practice and play with proportion, form, shading and more to master this popular genre. Register Here.

Hours

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

Admission

* Restrictions apply. Please see our Hours and Admissions page.

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 in Treaty 6 Territory and Region 4 of the Metis Nation of Alberta. We respect this as the traditional and contemporary  land of diverse Indigenous Peoples including the Plains Cree, Woodland Cree, Beaver Cree, Nitsitapi/Blackfoot, Métis, Nakota Sioux, Anishinaabe/Saulteaux/Ojibwe and Dene Peoples. We also acknowledge the many Indigenous, Inuit and Métis people who make Alberta their home today.