Calendar of Events 

November 2014 

 

Exhibition: Joining Up

06/17/2014 to 11/16/2014

Location: Musée Heritage Museum, St Albert , Edmonton and Area

This exhibition remembers the contributions of more than sixty young men and one woman from the St. Albert area that left their homes and families to join up…


Exhibition: Brigadier-General Raymond Brutinel and the Motor Machine Gun Brigade

09/09/2014 to 11/16/2014

Location: Musée Heritage Museum, St Albert , Edmonton and Area

This exhibition is the remarkable story of a remarkable man. After serving on one of the last sailing ships, the young Brutinel joined the French Military. In 1904 he moved his family to Alberta.…


Exhibition: Creatures of the Night

09/11/2014 to 01/05/2015

Location: Jasper-Yellowhead Museum & Archives, Jasper , Rocky Mountains

Did you know that Jasper is the second largest Dark Sky Preserve in the world? And we want people to know that dark skies aren't just for star gazing! Many of Jasper’s creatures depend on the darkness for their survival.…


Exhibition : Discovering Dinosaurs

09/18/2014 to 01/31/2015

Location: Enterprise Square Galleries, University of Alberta Museums , Edmonton and Area

Go beyond the bones: meet the current generation of U of A researchers who are changing our understanding of dinosaurs and their lost world.…


Exhibition : Made in Calgary - the 2000s

09/20/2014 to 12/14/2014

Location: Nickle Galleries, University of Calgary & Glenbow Museum , Calgary

The fifth and final installment in Glenbow’s groundbreaking survey of regional art, Made in Calgary: The 2000s, reflects the energy and diversity of the arts community in the first decade of the twenty-first century.…


Exhibition: Treasures & Curiousities - the Sequel

09/26/2014 to 01/11/2015

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

Community Chooses Artifacts for "Treasures & Curiousities" Sequel Exhibition at the Galt…


Exhibition : Vanishing Ice - Alpine and Polar Landscape in Art 1775 - 2012

09/27/2014 to 01/04/2015

Location: Glenbow Museum , Calgary

Vanishing Ice is an artistic exploration of the planet’s frozen frontiers. The exhibition traces the impact that glaciers, icebergs, and vast fields of ice – unique and often fantastic formations – have had on artists’ imaginations.…


Lethbridge's Experiences in WWI Part Two

10/11/2014 to 02/08/2015

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

In honour of the centennial of the Great War, this exhibit examines the contributions of Lethbridge and area to the war effort…


Exhibition: A Family at War - The Lougheeds, Calgary, and the First World War

10/15/2014 to 01/18/2015

Location: Lougheed House , Calgary

Reflect on the First World War centenary and discover how the War impacted many Calgarians, including Sir James and Lady Isabella (Belle) Lougheed…


Exhibition : Ancestry & Artistry - Maya Textiles from Guatemala

10/16/2014 to 12/13/2014

Location: Nickle Galleries, University of Calgary , Calgary

Curated by Roxane Shaughnessy and organized by the Textile Museum of Canada…


Daytime Workshop: Sculpting with Handmade Clay

11/05/2014

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

Admire some of the beautiful sculpted art in the nurses garden, the hand-turned chess set and other objects on display, then learn how to make your own clay usuing kitchen supplies. You'll sculpt it into a treasure of your own.…


Local History Trivia

11/05/2014

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

Join us for a rousing game of local history trivia. Compete to win prizes, or for bragging rights!…


Remembrance Day at the Alix Wagon Wheel Museum

11/08/2014

Location: Alix Wagon Wheel Museum , Central Alberta

Featuring Remembrance Day activities, Memorial Room exhibits, and a bake sale…


Daytime Workshop: Hagell Paintings

11/12/2014

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

Learn about renowned local artist Edward Hagel, and use our gridline technique to learn to paint horses or another wonderful prairie scene with animals.…


Dino 101 : Meet the TA Team

11/13/2014

Location: Enterprise Square Galleries, University of Alberta Museums , Edmonton

Join us Thursday, November 13 from 12:15-45pm at the University of Alberta Museums Enterprise Square Galleries (10230 Jasper Ave), and meet the three teaching assistants from this session of Dino 101. …


Nickle at Noon: Make Them Alive

11/13/2014

Location: Nickle Galleries, University of Calgary , Calgary

Augmented Reality in Museums and Galleries…


Daytime Workshop: Beeswax Resist Art

11/19/2014

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

Create with beeswax resist technique and learn how resists have historically been used around the world in a variety of crafts.…


Dr Soanes Odditorium of Wonders

11/19/2014

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

Galt Collections Assistant Jane Edmundson presents an illustrated lecture about this thesis exhibition she presented at the University of Lethbridge Art Gallery last fall. …


Dan Hudson: Artist Talk

11/20/2014

Location: Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, Banff , Canadian Rockies

Dan will share a short multimedia presentation outlining the history of his art practice and then walk through and discuss his work found in his exhibition, "Theories of Entanglement."…


Drawn to Nature

11/22/2014

Location: Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, Banff , Canadian Rockies

Walter Phillips Gallery, The Banff Centre with Parks Canada and the Whyte Museum invite you to explore still-life drawing in an informal art class. All ages and levels of experience welcome.…


Daytime Workshop: Wheat Weaving

11/26/2014

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

Learn the art of wheat weaving and the folklore around this tradition. Make a beautiful ornament for your home, or Christmas tree.…


Night at the Museum Shopping Event

11/27/2014

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Alberta South

Sample yummy treats, enjoy seasonal beverages and entertainment...…


Hockey in the Himalaya: Presented by Graham McDonald

11/27/2014

Location: Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, Banff , Canadian Rockies

The story of "Hockey on the Top of the World."…


Mountain Romantics, Book Launch & Opening Reception

11/29/2014

Location: Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, Banff , Canadian Rockies

Author Chic Scott will present his new book "Mountain Romantics, The White/Whytes of Banff", together with the Opening Reception of the Founders’ Gallery, highlighting the art of Peter and Catharine Whyte.…


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