Art Gallery of Alberta Collections Manager and Curatorial Associate Danielle takes us on a behind the scenes tour of the AGA Collection storage. Watch to see how we store paintings, works on paper and sculpture from our collection of over 6,000 objects.
In our second video from 'Leiden circa 1630: Rembrandt Emerges', we discuss Jan Lievens and Rembrandt, who were close associates and friendly rivals in Leiden. They shared models, worked on similar subjects and challenged themselves to outdo each other.
A Styrofoam tray, scrap paper, shaving cream, food colouring, a squeegee & a toothpick are all you need for hours of endless fun! Watch our tutorial, led by our Head of Education and Learning, Dara Armsden, to get started!
This detailed object is an icon of The Holy Week, the six days of celebration before Easter in the Orthodox Church. It is packed full of delicately detailed depictions of important Biblical events and figures.