Upcoming Events

February

Sunday, February 7
10am
Free with admission

Spring Festival Tour: Art of Asia

Enjoy a tour of the Art of Asia Gallery in celebration of Chinese New Year.

Wednesday, February 10
12pm
Members Free/General $5

Out For Lunch Tour: Artifacts of Kaleidoscopic Animalia

Discover the history and cultural value of the indigenous artifacts featured in Paul Hardy's Kaleidoscopic Animalia.

Wednesday, February 10
7pm
Members $8/General $10

Exposure Film Festival: From Darkroom to Daylight

From Darkroom to Daylight features interviews with more than 20 important figures in the field of photography. Each shares their personal perspective on this monumental shift in the practice of photography, and how it has impacted their work. Doors 6:30pm. Cash bar.

Saturday, February 13
1pm
Free with admission

Spring Festival Tour: Art of Asia

Enjoy a tour of the Art of Asia Gallery in celebration of Chinese New Year.

Sunday, February 14
1pm
Free with admission

Spring Festival Tour: Art of Asia

Enjoy a tour of the Art of Asia Gallery in celebration of Chinese New Year.

Wednesday, February 17
7pm
Members $8/General $10

Exposure Film Festival: Frame By Frame

FRAME BY FRAME follows four Afghan photojournalists as they navigate an emerging and dangerous media landscape - reframing Afghanistan for the world, and for themselves. Doors 6:30pm. Cash bar.

Saturday, February 20
3pm
Members $10/General $12

In Conversation: Ian Thom

Ian Thom, curator of Embracing Canada: Landscapes from Krieghoff to the Group of Seven discuss how the exploration of our country's physical environment has remained a predominant theme of our art.

Monday, February 22
12pm
Members $12/General $15

Behind the Scenes Tour: Alberta Photography in the Early 20th Century

Focusing on a selection of photographers working in Alberta from 1900 to 1939, this tour consist of material entirely drawn from Glenbow's extensive photographic archives.

Tuesday, February 23
6pm
Members $12/General $15

Behind the Scenes Tour: Alberta Photography in the Early 20th Century

Focusing on a selection of photographers working in Alberta from 1900 to 1939, this tour consist of material entirely drawn from Glenbow's extensive photographic archives.

Wednesday, February 24
6pm
Members $12/General $15

Behind the Scenes Tour: Alberta Photography in the Early 20th Century

Focusing on a selection of photographers working in Alberta from 1900 to 1939, this tour consist of material entirely drawn from Glenbow's extensive photographic archives.

Wednesday, February 24
7pm
Members $8/General $10

Exposure Film Festival: Jamel Shabazz: Street Photographer

In the infancy of hip-hop, Brooklyn-born photographer Jamel Shabazz documented the pioneers of music and style who would launch an enduring worldwide phenomenon. Doors 6:30pm. Cash bar.

March

Wednesday, March 9
7pm
Members $8/General $10

Fashion Films: Traceable

Set against the backdrop of the fast fashion industry and our increasing disconnect of where and how clothing is made, Traceable explores our connection to the communities impacted by the products we consume. Doors 6:30pm. Cash bar.

Thursday, March 17
7pm
Members $25/General $30

Art on the Rocks: Teddy Bear Taxidermy

Join us after hours, cocktail in hand and explore your inner taxidermist as Calgary artist Patrick Moskwa guides you through the process of eviscerating and rebuilding a teddy bear.

Wednesday, March 23
7pm
Members $8/General $10

Fashion Films: People of a Feather

Connecting past, present and future of the Inuit on the Belcher Islands in Hudson's Bay is a unique relationship with the eider duck. Eider down, the warmest feather in the world, allows both Inuit and bird to survive harsh Arctic winters. Doors 6:30pm. Cash bar.

Thursday, March 24
12pm
Members Free/General $5

Out for Lunch Tour: The JUNO Tour of Canadian Art

Explore renowned Canadian musicians' choices for their favourite artworks in the Glenbow collection.

April

Tuesday, April 5
12pm
Members $12/General $15

Behind the Scenes Tour: In Music

Get an exclusive glimpse into our collections storage areas with a look at the some of the diverse music-related artifacts in several Glenbow collections. Instruments, home record-players, and music from the Cultural History, Military History, & Archival collections.

Wednesday, April 6
6pm
Members $12/General $15

Behind the Scenes Tour: In Music

Get an exclusive glimpse into our collections storage areas with a look at the some of the diverse music-related artifacts in several Glenbow collections. Instruments, home record-players, and music from the Cultural History, Military History, & Archival collections.

Thursday, April 7
6pm
Members $12/General $15

Behind the Scenes Tour: In Music

Get an exclusive glimpse into our collections storage areas with a look at the some of the diverse music-related artifacts in several Glenbow collections. Instruments, home record-players, and music from the Cultural History, Military History, & Archival collections.

Friday, April 8
7pm
Members $25/General $30

Art on the Rocks: Leather Bowties with Kat Marks

Textile artist and fashion designer Kat Marks and artist Patrick Moskwa join forces to demonstrate how to make handcrafted bowties made from PVC plastic and hand-dyed leather. Plus: music by DJ Myke Atkinson and fashionable cocktails from the cash bar.


Glenbow February - May 2016 Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events
February - May 2016

Download our Calendar of Events PDF which describes all the exhibitions and programs happening at Glenbow this season.

COE February - May 2016

For more information or to purchase tickets to any of our upcoming events, please call 403.268.4110.

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