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Art for the Curious – Spring 2016

Explore the Art Gallery’s current exhibitions through a facilitated tour and create art inspired by the exhibitions. This program for 6-12 year olds is held on select Friday afternoons.

Friday Afternoon Dates in Spring 2016 Season:

Friday, April 15
Friday, April 22
Friday, May 20

Ages: 6 – 12 years …

Art Auction Submission Deadline Extended – March 17

The deadline to submit artwork to the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie’s 36th Annual Art Auction has been extended one week. Artists are asked to please submit their artworks by Thursday, March 17, 2016.

If you’re an artist and you’re interested in submitting your artwork to the Art Gallery’s annual …

Green Space Closed Feb 24 & 25

The Carlstrom Family Green Space is in transition as staff prepare new activities. The space will be closed Wednesday and Thursday of this week, February 24 and 25th, 2016. The new activities will relate to the new exhibitions which are currently being installed at the Art Gallery. The Green Space …

Art Auction 36

The 36th Annual Art Auction is destined to be an unforgettable event celebrating our community as well as the arts and culture in the Peace Region.

The Art Auction is an exclusive look at specially selected, original artworks created by local, regional and national artists. We are pleased to present …

Call for Volunteers – Feb/Mar 2016

Call for Volunteers
Opening Reception
Friday, March 4, 2016, 7 – 9 pm

The Art Gallery is excited to open five new exhibitions on March 4th and we’re in need of volunteers to help with the big event! Check out the positions below and contact the Art Gallery if you’d …

Triplicity

 

Triplicity: Culture has its privileges!

Triplicity is a pilot membership program with three of our region’s visual-cultural organizations: Art Gallery of Grande Prairie, Centre for Creative Arts, and Art of the Peace. Enjoy membership benefits including complimentary copies of the Art of the Peace magazine, reduced rates for special …

Bookkeeper – Request for Applicants

January 12, 2016

The Art Gallery of Grande Prairie is currently looking for a part-time bookkeeper to handle the day-to-day bookkeeping requirements of this small not-for-profit, charitable organization. As we are currently using Quickbooks, applicants must have experience this accounting software.

Job Description:

  • Accounts payable
  • Accounts receivable
  • GST Returns
  • Applying

Holiday Closure 2015/16

The Art Gallery will be closed for a short time over the holidays. We will reopen and resume regular hours on Monday, January 4th, 2016. We wish everyone a safe and happy holiday! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Current Exhibitions
On view November 20, 2015 – February 14, 2016…

CARFAC Workshop: What is Public Art?

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
7:00 pm
Rotary Community Room (Montrose Cultural Centre, 9839—103 Avenue, Grande Prairie)

Opening November 20th at the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie, Heather Shillinglaw’s Buffalo Girl is a survey of the studio work of this artist of Metis, Cree/Dene heritage. During the past few …

Art For the Curious – Fall 2015/Winter 2016

Explore the Art Gallery’s current exhibitions through a facilitated tour and create art inspired by the exhibitions. This program includes interactive activities in relation to current exhibitions and a facilitated visit to the Carlstrom Family Green Space. The Green Space is the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie’s interactive gallery and …