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Art Gallery of Calgary

Members of Calgary’s three visual arts institutions – MOCA, AGC and IMCA - have supported special Board resolutions at their respective Annual General Meetings to consolidate operations into a new arts society to be called Contemporary Calgary. more

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An international exhibition that promotes awareness of the causes of violence against women is making its first Canadian stop this year in Calgary. more

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Upon walking into The Art Gallery of Calgary’s (AGC) Media Gallery, one is immediately transformed into a different sense of place. more

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In 1959, five senior Calgary artists — H.B. Hill, Wes Irwin, Douglas Motter, Jim Nicoll and Marion Nicoll — built the Calgary Allied Arts Foundation with a small initial endowment. more

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"Turn Over a New Leaf"

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THIRTY YEARS AFTER THE DINNER PARTY, MAVERICK ARTIST JUDY CHICAGO FINDS NEW LIFE IN AN ART GALLERY OF CALGARY RETROSPECTIVE OF HER ICONIC TEXTILES. more

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Dogs in various forms streak through the paintings of Michael Cameron. They also gaze, fly, howl, and unhinge their jaws. more

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At the Art Gallery of Calgary, CEO Valerie Cooper talks about reviving and stabilizing a near-dead institution. more

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"keeps it all neat and tidy"

John Freeman

As soon as you enter the first display area of the 2007 Alberta Biennial of Contemporary Art, you’ll know that you’re in for a fun, but challenging time. more

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Calgary sculptor Lylian Klimek has an obsessive interest in the interface between natural and synthetic biology. more

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Graffiti art is crossing the street— no longer stuck in the alley, it is becoming a legitimate form of artistic expression. more

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Oddly though, "Popular," an exhibition that speaks about popular culture, is rife with contradiction and paradox. more

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