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Calgary

Hot Art Round-Up: Sep 12 – 15

By HOT ART YYC

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12

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

Sonja Neven: Magic Circles – Revealing Wonder
Jill Nuckles – Small Conversations
Blackboard Gallery, opening reception 5 – 8 pm

Shifting Shelter by Vessna Perunovich
Illingworth Kerr Gallery, opening reception 5 – 8 pm

Attila Richard Lukacs – Your Name Here
Herringer-Kiss Gallery, opening reception 5 – 8 pm

Closing Reception MFA Graduates Exhibitions
Nickle Galleries, 5 – 8 pm

Alberta Craft Council Artist Showcase Reception
cSPACE, 5 – 8 pm

Barbara Milne: Ambient Light
The Edge Gallery, 6 – 8 pm

Andrew Mirth – Tales from the Oort Cloud
New Edward Gallery, Thursday & Friday 7 – 10 pm, Saturday 2 – 6 pm

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13

Small Paintings in September
Webster Galleries, through September 28

Gallery Tour with Vessna Perunovich and Magda Gonzalez-Mora
Illingworth Kerr Gallery, 11 am and 2:30 pm

Fare Trade Fundraiser: 2 cents cart // Teresa Tam
CommunityWise, M:ST Performative Art: noon – 2 pm

Ghost Stories YYC – Group Art Show
Ruberto Ostberg Gallery, 5 – 9 pm

Inglewood Night Market
Friday and Saturday, 5 – 11 pm

2019 Autumn Members Exhibition
Artpoint, 5 – 9 pm

YYC Fright Fest 2019
Eau Claire Market, Friday – Sunday

In Bloom or in Doom / Adrian Gor
Alberta Printmakers, 7 – 9 pm

Reza Rezaï / Mehmoon
TRUCK Contemporary Art in Calgary, 7 – 11 pm

Only the Losers: Roy Caussy
Stride Gallery, 8 – 11 pm

Michèle Pearson Clarke / Suck Teeth Compositions
The New Gallery, 8 – 11:30 pm

Friday the 13th Adult Private Party
New Motion Gallery, 8 pm – midnight (ticketed)

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

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

Paper Crafters Yard Sale
Thorncliffe Greenview Community Association, 9 am – 2 pm

New and Used Art Supply Sale
New Motion Gallery, 10 am – 3 pm

Angela Morgan: salt of the earth, peppering the sky
Gibson Fine Art, opening reception 10 am – 1 pm

Reza Rezaï: Artist Talk
TRUCK Contemporary Art in Calgary, 1 – 3 pm

Moonlight Market
East Village Calgary, 3 – 10 pm

Halloween Pet Parade & Costume Contest
Eau Claire Market, The Fright Festival: 5 – 6 pm

Saturday MASS Screening Series
Globe Cinema, 7 pm

Shona Rae and the Bona Fides New Music Release Party/Fundraiser for Elephant Artist Relief Society
Mikey’s on 12th, 9 pm – midnight

 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

Barbara Sternberg’s Untitled #1 (sun vision)
EMMEDIA Gallery & Production Society, 8 – 10 pm

Hot Art Round-Up: Sep 5 – 8

By HOT ART YYC

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

Fall Artist Launch: Lowell Scott
Zero Issue Brewing, 3 – 8 pm

2019 Honens Festival: Duo 19:21
Stephen Avenue Walk, 4:30 – 5:30 pm

Free First Thursday Night
Glenbow Museum, 5 – 9 pm

Good Things Come in 3’s Opening Night
Parkdale Community Association, 5 – 10 pm

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6

Art Exhibition Open House
1404- 20 Ave NW, Friday (noon – 8 pm) Sat (10 am – 8 pm) Sunday (10 am – 6 pm)

2019 Honens Festival: 176 Keys
Stephen Avenue Walk, 12:30 – 1:30 pm

Open Studio
Nvrlnd.yyc, 5 – 9 pm

Sondra Meszaros: Camoufleurs
Jarvis Hall Gallery, 6 – 8 pm

Shaping Alberta
Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 7 – 9 pm

ALIEN – Femme Wave 2019 Festival Fundraiser
Globe Cinema, 8 pm – midnight

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

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

Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre presents: Clothing Sale
Inside Out Theatre, Eau Claire: Saturday & Sunday, 11 am – 6 pm

Coming Up Next – Exhibition Opening
cSPACE: 2 – 4 pm

Susanne Aaltonen: From Mustasaari
Paul Kuhn Gallery opening reception 2 – 5 pm

Modern Times Redux
The Grand, 7 – 10 pm (ticketed)

 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

Passport to the Arts in the Garden
1124 – 15 St NW, 10 am – 4 pm

Calgary Red & White Calgary Comic Card & Toy Expo Fall 2019
McMahon Stadium, 10 am – 5 pm

Hot Art Round-Up: Aug 29 – Sep 1

By HOT ART YYC

THURSDAY, AUGUST 29

BUMP Artist Talk / Workshop / DJs / with Contemporary Calgary
Contemporary Calgary, 7 – 10 pm

Not funny, too expensive — Publication Launch
CJSW, 8:30 – 10 pm

Bike-In Cinema! Ahomapénî
Sunalta Community Centre, 9 – 11 pm

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 30

Movie in the Park: Beautiful Losers – BUMP Festival – August 30
Beltline Urban Murals Project, 4 – 11:30 pm

Artist Reception
Arts Commons, 7 – 10 pm

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 31

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

Say Yes to the Press! Letterpress Day at A/P! (ticketed)
Alberta Printmakers, 11 am – 5 pm

ICB Alley Party feat. Sango, Jubilee, Lou Phelps : BUMP Festival
Inner City Brewing Company, 2 – 10 pm

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

 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 1

Rocky Horror Picture Show at Calgary Pride
Globe Cinema, 11:30 pm – 2 am

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