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Alberta

Hot Art Round-Up: Aug 26 – Sep 1

By HOT ART YYC

THURSDAY, AUGUST 22

A Closer Look Tour: Niitsitapiisinni: Our Way of Life
Glenbow Museum, 1 – 2 pm

GlobalFest and OneWorld Festival
Elliston Park, 6 pm

Milky Way Nights August, 2019
Rothney Astrophysical Observatory, Thursday – Saturday, 10 pm – 2 am

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 23

Open Studio with Anj Fermor
cSPACE, 6 – 8 pm

Calgary Night Market
Bridgeland Riverside Community Association, 5 – 11 pm

Balancing Art and Political Statements in Artistic Practice: Artist Talk with Marja Helander
Esker Foundation, 6:30 – 7:30 pm (free registration)

The Alley Party
The GRAND, 7 pm – 1 am (ticketed)

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 24

Farmers Market Saturdays
cSPACE King Edward, 10 am – 3 pm

Tent Sale
New Motion Gallery, starts at noon

Awareness Project 2.0
McHugh House, 9:30 am – 2 pm

Carlan Savage-Hughes / Sweet Nothings
The New Gallery, 7 – 10 pm

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 25

Contemporary Kids / “Dérive” Drawing & Painting with Cody + Ali
Millennium Park, 1 – 3 pm (ticketed)

Hot Art Round-Up: Aug 15 – 18

By HOT ART YYC

THURSDAY, AUGUST 15

A Closer Look Tour: Niitsitapiisinni: Our Way of Life
Glenbow Museum, 1 – 2 pm

Artist Talk “Laughter Increases the Pain Threshold” : Ashley Bedet
Contemporary Calgary, 6 – 8 pm (ticketed)

What’s the Best Dog You Ever Had? – Exhibition by Brandan Doty
New Edward Gallery, Thursday & Friday (7 – 10 pm), Saturday (2 – 6 pm)

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 16

The RCM Wonderland Sculpture Performance
Wonderland Sculpture Calgary, 11 am – 2 pm

The Wanderers
Studio Vazquez-Mackay, 6 – 9 pm

CineMusic Live: Destroy All Planets
Central Memorial Park,EMMEDIA Gallery: 7 – 10:30 pm

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 17

Farmers Market Saturdays
cSPACE, 10 am – 3 pm

Calgary Comics + Pop Culture Swap/Shop
Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Association, 10 am – 3 pm

Marketspot Mid Summer Reception
MarketSpot YYC, Chinook: noon – 4 pm

Kwento’t Litrato – Photos & Stories of Migrant Life in Alberta
cSPACE King Edward, 5 – 8 pm

Saturday MASS Screening Series
Globe Cinema, 7 – 10 pm

Hot Art Round-Up: Aug 8 – 11

By HOT ART YYC

THURSDAY, AUGUST 8

Bacterial Landscapes
Thesis exhibition by University of Calgary Department of Art MFA candidate Eve Provost Chartrand
Sheldon M. Chumir Centre, through September 25

The Saprotrophic Body
Thesis exhibition by MFA candidate Eve Provost Chartrand
University of Calgary Department of Art Little Gallery, Art Building 604 opening exhibition 4 – 8 pm

Art Calgary at the Calgary Central Library
Calgary Central Library, through August 31

Artist Talk and Beading Demonstration with Alberta Rose/Ingnuk
Contemporary Calgary, 6 – 8 pm

Salon Series: Tia Halliday
Glenbow Museum, 7 – 10 pm

Disparate Worlds at the End of the World at Calgary Fringe
ArtPoint Gallery and Studios Society, Thursday 7:15 – 8 pm, Saturday 3:45 – 4:30 pm

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 9

Eveline Kolijn: The Ocean Inside
EMMEDIA Gallery & Production Society, through Sept 13

Gabe Leonard at Editions Gallery – Calgary
Editions Art Gallery, 5 – 9 pm

Inglewood Night Market – August 9th 2019
5 – 11 pm

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 12

Farmers Market Saturdays
cSPACE, 10 am – 3 pm

Tenth Annual Art in the Garden
3443 Kerrypark Rd SW, Saturday and Sunday 10 am – 4 pm

Bangarang
Nvrlnd.yyc, 11 am – 5 pm

Bring The Heat: a graffiti jam hosted by the Wallnut Art Society
Barbecues Galore (Calgary North), noon – 8 pm

In the Open Air – Opening Reception
Leighton Art Centre, 2 – 4 pm

Open Studio + Meet TENDR
Arts Commons, 6 – 8 pm

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 11

Cinematic Sunday: Nick Cave AS IS
Glenbow Museum, 1 – 2:30 pm

The Brutal Tour 2
Contemporary Calgary, 1 – 3 pm

Hot Art Round-Up: Aug 1 – 3

By HOT ART YYC

THURSDAY, AUGUST 1

Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Cultural History Collection
Glenbow Museum, 2 – 3 pm

Free First Thursday Nights
Glenbow Museum, 5 – 9 pm

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 2

A Lecture on Eric Harvie: The Founder of Glenbow
Glenbow Museum, 10 – 11 am

The Ocean Inside | Eveline Kolijn
EMMEDIA Gallery & Production Society, Aug 2 – Sept 13

Disparate Worlds at the End of the World at Calgary Fringe
August 2 – 10

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 3

Farmers Market Saturdays
cSPACE, 10 am – 3 pm

Seconds Pottery Sale
Galleria Inglewood, through August 11

Floating Lantern Peace Ceremony 2019
Olympic Plaza, 8 – 10 pm

Smokey Dogs – Halie Finney
Stride Gallery, noon – 11 pm

Hot Art Round-Up: Jul 25 – 28

By HOT ART YYC

THURSDAY, JULY 25

Acadia’s Garden & Art Tour
Acadia Community Garden, 5 – 8 pm

Creative Action Lab
Crescent Heights Community Association, 7 – 9 pm

 

FRIDAY, JULY 26

Summer Takeover at St. Louis
Market Collective, Friday – Sunday

Movie in the Park: Isle of Dogs – A Wes Anderson Film – July 26
Central Memorial Park, 4 pm – midnight

Calgary Night Market
Bridgeland Riverside Community Association, 5 – 11 pm

Bridgeland Outdoor Market
235 – 8A Street NE, 5 – 11 pm

Only the Beginning Art Reception
Wellspring Calgary (Fountain Court), 5 – 8 pm

 

SATURDAY, JULY 27

Farmers Market Saturdays
cSPACE, 10 am – 3 pm

Acadia’s Garden & Art Tour
Acadia Community Garden, 5 – 8 pm

Handblown Glass Sale and Extraordinary Glassblowing!
Bee Kingdom, 11 am – 4 pm

Elena Bushan: Solo Exhibition
CF Chinook Centre, 4 – 9 pm

ATC Calgary Trading Session
TRUCK Contemporary Art in Calgary, 5 – 7 pm

 

SUNDAY, JULY 28

Painting in Rotary Park // Village Days
Rotary Park (617 – 1 St NE) 11 am – 1 pm

What do I say to strangers: Exhibition Tour with Shauna Thompson
Esker Foundation, 1 – 2 pm

Emote
EMMEDIA Gallery & Production Society, 7 – 10 pm

Hot Art Round-Up: July 19 – 20

By HOT ART YYC

FRIDAY, JULY 19

Summer Takeover at St. Louis
Market Collective, Friday – Sunday

A/P’s 30th Anniversary Opening Reception & Fundraiser
Alberta Printmakers, 7 – 10 pm

Movie in the Park: Isle of Dogs – A Wes Anderson Film
Central Memorial Park, 4 pm – midnight

 

SATURDAY, JULY 20

3rd Annual Garage Sale!
Kensington Art Supply, 9 am – 4 pm

Equinox Vigil Farewell Garage Sale
714 – 23 Ave NW, 9 am – 3 pm

Workshop – Jessie Rose Vala and Stephen Nachtigall
TRUCK Contemporary Art in Calgary, 3 – 6 pm

50th Moon Landing Anniversary Party | Adults Only Night
TELUS Spark, 7 pm – midnight

Hot Art Round-Up: July 4 – 7

By HOT ART YYC

THURSDAY, JULY 4

Free First Thursday Nights
Glenbow Museum, 5 – 9 pm

 

FRIDAY, JULY 5

Western Oasis | Calgary Stampede 2019
BMO Centre, Halls D & E

Queen B Studio popup artist
John Fluevog Shoes, July 5 – 9

Summer Takeover at St. Louis
Market Collective, East Village Calgary (Friday noon – 7 pm, Sat & Sun 11 am – 5 pm)

Carrie Allison / These Threads Hold Memory
The New Gallery, 8 pm – midnight

 

SATURDAY, JULY 6

Artist-Run Pancake Breakfast
Ruberto Ostberg Gallery, 9:30 – 11:30 am

Friendraiser Event!
Ruberto Ostberg Gallery, 9:30 – noon

Farmers & Makers Market at cSPACE
10 am – 3 pm

Hazel Meyer: The Weight of Inheritance
University of Calgary, 10:50 am – 12:20 pm

Art Blow Out Sale
New Motion Gallery, noon – 4 pm

Outdoor Performance: Dribble – Julie D. Mills
Stride Gallery, 4 – 6 pm

FreshFaces, G’DDY UP!
Newzones Gallery of Contemporary Art, through August 24

Cache: curated by Kevin Kanashiro
Herringer Kiss Gallery, through August 31
Opening Reception Saturday, July 6 from 2 to 5 pm. Curator and Artists’ Remarks at 3:30 pm.

 

SUNDAY, JULY 7

Stampede Sunday in Inglewood
8 am – 5 pm

Hot Art Round-Up: June 27 – 29

By HOT ART YYC

THURSDAY, JUNE 27

History Happenings: Unpacking Métis Culture(s)
Lougheed House, 5:30 – 9:30 pm (ticketed)

Land Acknowledgment Artwork Unveiling
BCA (7904 43 Ave NW): 6 – 8 pm

Hand Pic’d 2019
VIVIANEART, opening reception 6 – 9 pm

Images from the Edge with Paul Zizka
The Camera Store, 6:30 – 9:30 pm

PechaKucha Night Calgary #38: Craft
Tool Shed Brewing Company, 7:30 – 10 pm

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 28

Summer Takeover at St. Louis
Market Collective, East Village Calgary (Friday noon – 7 pm, Sat & Sun 11 am – 5 pm)

CSIF 40th Anniversary Party + AGM
cSPACE, 6 – 11 pm

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 29

Farmers & Makers Market at cSPACE
10 am – 3 pm

RESIN8 II Art, Jewelry….
Loft 112, 11 am – 9 pm

Blown Glass Sale & Demonstrations
Bee Kingdom, Saturday and Sunday noon – 4 pm

Living the creative life
Studio Vazquez-Mackay, 5 – 10 pm

Summer 2019 Launch Party
Glenbow Museum, 7:30 – 10 pm

Hot Art Round-Up: Jun 20 – 22

By HOT ART YYC

THURSDAY, JUNE 20

Meshes | Anna Semenoff & Jordan Schinkel
TRUCK Contemporary Art in Calgary, through June 22

Skylar Eyre + Gabby Coates – Your one & only
Marion Nicoll Gallery, Alberta University of the Arts, through August 16

Exhibition: Indian Relay
Central Library, through July 26

A celebration of our summer exhibit and Métis culture!
Lougheed House, 5:30 – 8:30 pm

Pat Devlin: First Flight
cSPACE, 6 – 10 pm

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 21

Barn and Art Studio – Annual Show and Sale
The Long Grass Studio and Workshop, Friday 5 – 8 pm, Saturday 10 am – 6 pm

Summer Takeover at St. Louis
Market Collective, East Village Calgary (Friday noon – 7 pm, Sat & Sun 11 am – 5 pm)

Calgary Night Market
Bridgeland Riverside Community Association, 5 – 11 pm

Book Launch & Reading: ‘Second Thoughts’ Angie Keefer
Esker Foundation, 6 – 6:45 pm

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 22

Farmers & Makers Market at cSPACE
10 am – 3 pm

Paint the Street // 13 Ave and 1 St NE
Crescent Heights Community Association, 11 am – 9 pm

9th Annual Calgary Horror Con
Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre, Sat & Sun, 11 am – 7 pm

Sled Island presents: We Are Not An Island Queer Zine Fair
Central Library, Saturday 11 am – noon, Sunday noon – 4 pm

Mad Max Ride YYC
520 – 13 Ave SE, 1 – 4 pm

Sled Island Block Party 2019
10 Ave & 10 St SE, 2 – 9:30 pm

KO Arts Centre Open House
KO Arts Centre, starts at 3 pm (RSVP)

New Forum Launch & Festival
Loft 112, 7 pm (ticketed)

Art Blow Out Sale
New Motion Gallery, Saturday and Sunday, noon – 4 pm

Hot Art Round-Up: Jun 14 – 16

By HOT ART YYC

FRIDAY, JUNE 14

Summer Takeover at St. Louis
Market Collective, Friday noon – 7, Saturday & Sunday 11 am – 5 pm

Community Group Exhibition
Ruberto Ostberg Gallery, 5 – 9 pm

There Are No Fakes – A Film by Jamie Kastner
Glenbow Museum, 7 – 9 pm

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 15

Farmers & Makers Market at cSPACE
10 am – 3 pm

CSIF Garage Sale/Open House
The Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers, 10:30 am – 4:30 pm

Neighbours Day (free event)
New Motion Gallery, noon – 5 pm

Neighbor Day 2019
Framed on Fifth, 11 – 4

BUMP 2019 Launch Party / Neighbour Day!
Beltline Urban Murals Project, Central Memorial Park: 1 – 6 pm

A Point on the Horizon – Opening Reception
Leighton Art Centre, 2 – 4 pm

Fun Time Art Pals Group Show
The Milk Tiger Lounge, 4 – 9 pm

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 16

Paint with Goats – Father’s Day Event
Color Me Mine (Kensington) 3:30 – 5:30 pm

Hot Art Round-Up: Jun 6 – 8

By HOT ART YYC

THURSDAY, JUNE 6

Chris Temple: Iron Works
Paul Kuhn Gallery, opening reception 5 – 8 pm

Free First Thursday Nights
Glenbow Museum, 5 – 9 pm

Big Oil – An exhibition by Douglas Williamson
New Edward Gallery, June 6 – 8

Wishing Wall Interactive Art Installation
Arts Commons, through June 14

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 7

WILD for Wildlife
Webster Galleries, through June 29

Summer Takeover at St. Louis
Market Collective, Friday noon – 7, Saturday & Sunday 11 am – 5 pm

Inglewood Night Market
5 – 11 pm

Unseen – Group Art Show
ArtPoint Gallery, 5 – 9 pm

Nvrlnd Open House & Studio Sale
5 – 9 pm

Opening Night: Keepsakes of Conflict & Quilting for a Cause
The Military Museums, 6 – 10 pm

David Youn Photography: Developing
Phil & Sebastian Coffee Roasters – Mission, 6 pm (please RSVP due to space)

New Forum Art Show and Sale-This Woman’s Work
Loft 112, 6 pm (please RSVP due to space)

Jessie Rose Vala and Stephen Nachtigall / The Yellow Forest
TRUCK Contemporary Art in Calgary, 7 – 11 pm

Kasia Sosnowski – Good Grief
Stride Gallery, 8 – 11 pm

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 8

Farmers & Makers Market at cSPACE
10 am – 3 pm

Conspiracy of Crones
TRUCK Contemporary Art U-Hall space, opening reception 1 – 4 pm

Urban Experiences Artist Reception
New Motion Gallery, 3 – 7 pm

Hot Art Round-Up: May 30 – Jun 2

By HOT ART YYC

THURSDAY, MAY 30

Blake Ward: Relevant Space
Collectors’ Gallery of Art, opening reception 6 – 9 pm

Open Studio with Elmira Sarreshtehdari
cSPACE, 5 – 8 pm

Open House. Open Conversation.
Contemporary Calgary, Centennial Planetarium: 5:30 – 9 pm

St. Alphonsus School Fine Arts Extravaganza
St. Alphonsus School CCSD, 6 – 8 pm

Ghost Opera
Theatre Junction GRAND,Old Trout Puppet Workshop, through June 8

 

FRIDAY, MAY 31

Pathways in practice | A celebration of AUArts alumni
Alberta University of the Arts, 4 – 9 pm (ticketed)

Nano Lopez show
Editions Art Gallery, 5 – 9 pm

Summer Exhibitions Open:
May G N: Occlusion Field
Among All These Tundras
Channel 51: Igloolik
Esker Foundation 6 – 10 pm

Artist Reception
Arts Commons, 7 – 10 pm

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 1

2019 Summer Season Opening Day!
cSPACE, 10 am – 3 pm

Clothesline Festival & Art Sale 2019
Leighton Art Centre, Saturday and Sunday 10 am – 4 pm

The Panel One Comic Creator Festival
Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Association, 11 am – 7 pm

Among All These Tundras – Artist & Curator – Tour & Talk
Esker Foundation, 1 – 2:30 pm

Portraits – Exhibition Opening
Alberta Craft Gallery, cSPACE: 2 – 4 pm

PREP Art Auction – Celebration of Abilities through the Arts
Woodridge PREP Centre, 3 – 5 pm

Raven Moonstone Reception
New Motion Gallery, 7 – 9 pm

Art Rock (1)
Royal Canadian Legion #1, 8 – 11 pm

Ageism
Fish Creek Library, opening reception 1 – 3 pm

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 2

Tea Party at Chroma
Southcentre Mall, 9:30 – 10:30 am

4th Street Lilac Festival
Mission, 10 am – 6 pm

Pure West Art & Artifact Auction
Deane House, 1 – 5:30 pm

Block Party // Village Days
Crescent Heights Community Association, 2 – 6 pm