Masterworks from the Beaverbrook Art Gallery showcases the remarkable legacy of the multi-millionaire business tycoon and philanthropist, Lord Beaverbrook, an entrepreneur extraordinaire... More
Exuberant and colourful, but also hip and, at times, subversive, the work of Calgary - based collective Bee Kingdom confound ideas of what constitutes fine art glass... More
Ranging from pieces Harvie acquired even before the establishment of the Glenbow Foundation in 1954 to the gift of that collection to the province of Alberta in 1966, A Singular Vision offers a truly unique... More
Friday, September 19
We'll embark from Glenbow for a tour of the Bee Kingdom collective's art space before returning to the museum for a special tour of their exhibition, Bee Kingdom: Iconoclasts in Glass, followed by honey beer and live music.
Saturday, September 27
The best art party in town just got even cooler thanks to the opening of Vanishing Ice: Alpine and Polar Landscapes in Art 1775 - 2012. We'll be celebrating with arctic -inspired treats and activities and welcoming all of our new exhibitions - Made in Calgary: The 2000s, Where Are The Children? and From Our Collection: Searching for the Northwest Passage - with music, visuals, libations and much, much more.
Summer Youth Programs are a fun way to spend an hour and a half at Glenbow. Join our knowledgeable and enthusiastic museum educators as we explore Glenbow's galleries and imagine ourselves submersed in the worlds of artists, mavericks or knights!
Perfect for summer camps, birthday parties, home schoolers and groups of eager young learners. Minimum 5 children, maximum 30 children. Programs are suitable for children ages 6 and up.
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Find artifacts, photos, and reference materials from Western Canada and beyond. Uncover the hidden secrets of Glenbow's diverse collections.
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