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The Art Gallery of Alberta respectfully acknowledges that we are located in Treaty 6 Territory, the traditional 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.

Past Parties and Events

Exhibition Opening | Alana Bartol and Bryce Krynski & Comic Sans

Join us on the evening of Friday, June 17 to celebrate and honour the artists and curators of Alana Bartol and Bryce Krynski: all roses sleep (inviolate light) and Comic Sans.

Opening Reception | Manuel Mathieu and Curtis Talwst Santiago

Join us on the evening of Friday, May 27th to celebrate and honour the artists and curators of Manuel Mathieu: World Discovered Under Other Skies and Curtis Talwst Santiago: Pay de Devil - Brang! Brang! - Pay de Devil. 

Members will have a preview of the exhibitions at 6pm with opening remarks to begin at 6:20pm. As this event is during Members' Week, Members can bring a non-Member guest for free.

The public will have access to the opening from 7:30-9pm. See more details here.

Art on the Block 2022: Own It

The party is back! OWN IT.

Friday, May 6th 2022

Art on the Block (AOTB) is the Art Gallery of Alberta’s (AGA) annual signature fundraiser and one of Edmonton’s most exciting events of the year! OWN IT with the opportunity to bid on stunning original works of art donated by some of the most recognized visual artists in the province, as well as on unique experiences and objects donated by local businesses.

You can explore the Art on the Block 2022 Auction Page here!

 The Curator’s Preview experience will include an exclusive pre-event mixer and tour of the auction exhibition led by Executive Director Catherine Crowston, and advanced bidding with a chance to “beat the auction”!

General Admission guests will enjoy refreshments, elevated food tastings and entertainment throughout the evening.

Add on a Premium Bar Card for exclusive access to AGA’s private Art on the Block premium cocktail lounge throughout the evening!

Your support for AOTB empowers the AGA’S exhibitions, programming and outreach.

For inquiries, please contact development@youraga.ca. See more details here.

Exhibition Opening | Maud Lewis and Byron Samson (Mistikonapew): Place of Honour

 You’re invited! Join us for an exciting evening as we honour the works of Maud Lewis and Byron Samson at our Exhibition Opening Event! 

There is a special Members' Preview at 6pm with opening remarks at 6:20pm. The event is open to both Members and non-Members starting at 7:30pm.  

Registration is free, access to all galleries is included, and there will be a cash bar to enjoy!  

Inheritance Exhibition Opening

Join us at the Art Gallery of Alberta for a special opening event to celebrate the curators and artists of the new exhibition: Inheritance. The special Members’ Preview will take place from 6-7:30 pm with opening remarks to begin at 6:20pm. Starting at 7:30, the AGA is open to both Members and the general public.

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 in Treaty 6 Territory, the traditional 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.