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Art Central

Hot Date: First Thursday Art Events in the Cultural District

Tonight is the Cultural District’s monthly First Thursday event, wherein galleries in the downtown core open their doors for complimentary artist talks and receptions.

Tonight, don’t miss these events:

The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) hosts the opening reception for its new exhibit, A Night of Music & Art, featuring first nations multimedia works by Carl Beam and live music by Matt Masters. (more…)

Where’s picks for First Thursday

Each month, Calgary’s Cultural District (the downtown core between City Hall, Stephen Avenue and 6 Ave SW) celebrates First Thursday, a culture crawl that aims to create greater exposure for the city’s arts community. Below are our picks for what to check out today!

The Glenbow Museum is hosting an Out For Lunch Tour, this time focusing on its current exhibit, Charlie Russell and the First Stampede. Starting at noon and lasting 40 minutes, the guided tour is led by the exhibit’s curator. (more…)