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The Glenbow says it will continue to offer free entry on the first Thursday evening of the month through 2019. more

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The Glenbow weaves complex stories as it explores real and imagined views of the North from the 19th century. more

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Over the next two years, Glenbow’s Library and Archives will be relocated to the university's Taylor Family Digital Library. more

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Tamara Lee-Anne Cardinal explores the role of the Jingle Dress dance in Indigenous healing. more

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Calgary's Glenbow Museum will show century-old photographs by Geraldine and Douglas Moodie in Nunavut this fall. more

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The Glenbow has appointed Sarah Todd as its art curator. more

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Calgary-based artist Gwenessa Lam’s powerful new work considers how digital technologies are shifting our perceptions of truth and reality. more

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A major retrospective about Alberta artist Alex Janvier organized by the National Gallery of Canada opens June 16 at Calgary's Glenbow Museum. more

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Calgary artist Ron (Gyo-Zo) Spickett passed away April 28, 2018, at the age of 92. more

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A box of 6,500 photographs, forgotten for half a century, was found in a storage room at Frida Kahlo's house in Mexico. more

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For the first time in this country, visitors will be able to see a treasure trove of images previously locked away in the Kahlo estate archives for more than 50 years. more

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Glenbow has announced the induction of acclaimed writer and professor Aritha van Herk, George Bezaire, past Chair, Glenbow Board of Governors, and award-winning senior Calgary photographer George Webber as Fellows of the Glenbow-Alberta Institute. more

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Beautiful and gentle, but with a political pulse like a metronome, the "Black Gold Tapestry" is contemporary fine craft based on a medieval masterpiece. more

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An exhibition that explores Canada's love affair with the canoe through art is on view at the Glenbow. more

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Miss Chief Eagle Testickle usually struts across Kent Monkman’s canvases in her spike heels fearlessly battling – and ravishing – cowboys, settlers and Mounties. more

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"Artefacts: Contemporary Moving Images Adad Hannah: The Raft of the Medusa (Saint-Louis)" the first of three-part exhibition series on at Glenbow until May 22, 2017. more

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When Geraldine Moodie created a 1906 portrait of several Inuit mothers with their offspring, including two naked babies, her camera captured an atmosphere of maternal ease and warmth. more

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As the shortest day of the year arrives, visitors to the Glenbow Museum in Calgary can contemplate the longest via a fascinating project by M.N. Hutchinson. more

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Bill Viola, "Walking on the Edge," 2012

Courtesy of Bill Viola Studio and James Cohan Gallery, New York.

Fusi says he knew the artists and their work before moving this year to Calgary, but once confronted with Alberta’s landscape and art history, connected the contemporaneous tendencies in how they address landscape and art. And so the show was born. more

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Library and Archives Canada is pleased to announce that portraits and artworks from its collection will be on display in Calgary as of 2018. more

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