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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.

Dentons Purple Art Contest

Winner

The AGA and Dentons are pleased to announce Alana Halliday as the winner of this year's Dentons Purple Art Contest. Congratulations, Alana!

alana halliday

Participate in the Dentons Purple Art Contest

As part of the Art Gallery of Alberta’s Annual Giving Campaign to support AGA education programs and exhibitions, our sponsor Dentons is giving emerging and student artists a chance to win up to $500 in prize money!

Here’s how:

  1. Create art using the colour purple. It can be a painting, sculpture or other medium.
  2. By Sunday, November 14, email purpleart.alberta@dentons.com with:
  • A photo of your artwork.
  • A description/story about your piece and if you are a student, what grade you are in.
  • A signed waiver from your legal guardian(s). Contact marketing@youraga.ca for a copy.
  1. November 22-25: The shortlisted artists/works will be announced at youraga.ca and the public will vote to select the winner
  2. November 25 by 4pm: Drop off your artwork at the Art Gallery of Alberta
  1. The shortlisted artworks will be displayed at the AGA

Questions? Ready to apply and need a waiver? Contact marketing@youraga.ca.

We can’t wait to see your creativity!

Official rules (PDF)

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.