Browse, search and filter by interest, age and more

Filter options

Between dates

Qualico Family Day

Monday, February 19, 2018

Enjoy free admission and join us for art activities that celebrate Alberta forests and the families of animals who live there! 

Hello, My Name is Art | Peter von Tiesenhausen

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

In this month’s edition of Hello, My Name is Art we invite you to join us in the exhibition Peter von Tiesenhausen: Songs for Pythagoras for a deep looking session focused on one piece in the exhibition.

Tours for Tots: Discovering Texture

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Learn all about texture by playing games, exploring the current exhibitions at the AGA and using mixed media to create a composition that is just as fun to touch as it is to make!

Film Night | Pressing On: The Letterpress film (2017)

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

The modern world was born on a printing press. Once essential to communication, the 500-year-old process is now in danger of being lost as its caretakers age. From self-proclaimed basement hoarders to the famed Hatch Show Print, Pressing On: The Letterpress Film explores the question: why has the letterpress survived in a digital age?

Adult Drop-in Studio: Assert and Obliterate

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Create movement in a piece of art by using a technique called assert and obliterate. Draw something with charcoal, cover it with white acrylic paint, draw some more, cover some of it up again. Going back and forth between these media will produce interesting results, surprise and satisfy you.

Kids Drop-In: Open Studio

Saturday, February 24, 2018

Have a project you want to finish? How about something you want to start making? Or maybe you just want to tinker with some new mediums or techniques? Come make use of our open studio and array of resources to create whatever’s been stuck in your head.


BMO All-Day Sundays: Textile and Text? Craft or Art?

Sunday, February 25, 2018

Do you have a favourite word? A phrase you would love to see and hear, again and again? Explore creating text in textile! Amy Malbeuf, a Metis artist in the exhibition WordMark: A New Chapter Acquisition Project, explores words and phrases in Cree, English, and Michif using traditional crafts. Learn the traditional craft practises of stitchery, cloth, thread and felting, and make your own art/craft piece!

Community Tour

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

The next in our Community Tour series will be lead by Debra Davidson, a professor at the University of Alberta specializing in environmental sociology, climate change and the politics of natural resource use and extraction. 

Tours for Tots: Working with Words

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Can words be used in art? Explore the exhibition WordMark to see how artists use words to share messages. Combine printmaking techniques with words and discover your creativity in AGA art studios!