Events Calendar

April 2017

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Exhibition Engagement Tour: MOVING FORWARD BY LOOKING BACK

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Exhibition Engagement Tour: MOVING FORWARD BY LOOKING BACK

April 1, 2017

MOVING FORWARD BY LOOKING BACK: The First 30 Years of Collecting Art at the AGGV

Interact with Jenelle Pasiechnik.

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2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
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April 2, 2017
Exhibition Closing Today

(All day)

Exhibition Closing Today

April 2, 2017

MILLENNIA: Asian Art Through the Ages.

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(All day)
 
April 3, 2017
Gallery Closed

(All day)

Gallery Closed

April 3, 2017

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April 4, 2017
Admission By Donation

(All day)

Admission By Donation

April 4, 2017

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Studio Class Begins

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Studio Class Begins

April 6, 2017

Merging Fields - Collaboration between Art and Science (ages 8-12) 
Thursdays, April 6 - May 4 | 4-5pm 
Registration Required: aggv.ca/art-studio

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4:00pm to 5:00pm
 
A Pavilion of Blossoms: Poets respond to spring

7:00pm to 9:00pm

A Pavilion of Blossoms: Poets respond to spring

April 6, 2017

7pm | Admission by Donation

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7:00pm to 9:00pm
 
Studio Class Begins

10:00am to 11:00am

Studio Class Begins

April 7, 2017

Early Art Explorers B (ages 2-3)

Fridays, April 7 - June 16 | 10-11am

Registration Required: aggv.ca/art-studio

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10:00am to 11:00am
 
Studio Classes Begin

10:00am to 3:00pm

Studio Classes Begin

April 8, 2017

Saturdays. April 8 - June 10

Experiments in Art... and Play! (ages 4-6) | 10-11am

Adventures in Art (ages 6-10) | 11:30am-1pm

Art Jam! (*ages 9+) *Yes, this means ALL AGES, including teens & adults | 1:30-3pm

Registration Required: aggv.ca/art-studio

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10:00am to 3:00pm
 
Cherry Blossom Festival

1:00pm to 4:00pm

Cherry Blossom Festival

April 8, 2017

In collaboration with VNCS, City of Victoria, Haiku Arbutus, Ume Silk Kimono Couturier, Silk Road, Jaga Silk and AGGV.

Join us for an afternoon of hands-on activities, tours, poetry, and performances in celebration of spring. Learn about the history of the Japanese Cherry Blossom festival and explore the art of Haiku poetry.   

CHECK OUT OUR ITINERARY HERE!

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1:00pm to 4:00pm
 
Exhibition Engagement Tour: LIFE WITH CLAY

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Exhibition Engagement Tour: LIFE WITH CLAY

April 8, 2017

LIFE WITH CLAY: Pottery & Sculpture by Jan and Helga Grove

Interact with Jenelle Pasiechnik.

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2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
Exhibition Engagement Tour: LIFE WITH CLAY

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Exhibition Engagement Tour: LIFE WITH CLAY

April 2, 2017

LIFE WITH CLAY: Pottery & Sculpture by Jan and Helga Grove

Interact with Hilary Potosnak.

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2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
Sunday Lectures at the Gallery: Modern Sculpture - Exploring Form and Material

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Sunday Lectures at the Gallery: Modern Sculpture - Exploring Form and Material

April 2, 2017

Sunday Lectures at the Gallery Part 3 with Dr. Daniel Mato | Modern Sculpture - Exploring Form and Material | April 2, 2017 | 2-4 PM.

Join us for a talk by Dr. Daniel Mato about the development of modernist sculpture in the early 20th century, from figural forms to expressive abstraction.

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2:00pm to 4:00pm
 
 
Studio Class Begins

10:00am to 11:00am

Studio Class Begins

April 4, 2017

Early Art Explorers A (ages 2-3)

Tuesdays, April 4 - June 6 | 10-11am

Registration required: aggv.ca/art-studio

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10:00am to 11:00am
 
Meet The Artists: LIFE WITH CLAY

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Meet The Artists: LIFE WITH CLAY

April 4, 2017

Artists Jan & Helga Grove will be in the exhibition to meet with visitors.

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2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
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Sunday Lectures at the Gallery: Alchemy of Abstraction

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Sunday Lectures at the Gallery: Alchemy of Abstraction

April 9, 2017

Sunday Lectures at the Gallery Part 4 with Dr. Daniel Mato | Alchemy of Abstraction | April 9, 2017 | 2-4 PM

In the final segment of our Sunday Lecture series, Dr. Mato will raise numerous questions on when, how and why abstract art came about.

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2:00pm to 4:00pm
 
Exhibition Engagement Tour: LIFE WITH CLAY

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Exhibition Engagement Tour: LIFE WITH CLAY

April 9, 2017

LIFE WITH CLAY: Pottery & Sculpture by Jan and Helga Grove

Interact with Hilary Potosnak.

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2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
April 10, 2017
Gallery Closed

(All day)

Gallery Closed

April 10, 2017

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(All day)
 
 
 
 
April 14, 2017
 
Exhibition Engagement Tour: MOVING FORWARD BY LOOKING BACK

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Exhibition Engagement Tour: MOVING FORWARD BY LOOKING BACK

April 15, 2017

MOVING FORWARD BY LOOKING BACK: The First 30 Years of Collecting Art at the AGGV

Interact with Jenelle Pasiechnik.

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2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
 
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Exhibition Engagement Tour: MOVING FORWARD BY LOOKING BACK

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Exhibition Engagement Tour: MOVING FORWARD BY LOOKING BACK

April 16, 2017

MOVING FORWARD BY LOOKING BACK: The First 30 Years of Collecting Art at the AGGV

Interact with Hilary Potosnak.

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2:00pm to 4:00pm
 
Family Sunday

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Family Sunday

April 16, 2017

Inspired by MOVING FORWARD BY LOOKING BACK: The First 30 Years of Collecting Art at the AGGV. Enjoy an afternoon of hands-on art-making for the whole family.

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2:00pm to 4:00pm
 
April 17, 2017
Easter Monday

(All day)

Easter Monday

April 17, 2017

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Communities + Collections Behind The Scenes: Collections Art Vault Tour

2:00pm to 2:45pm

Communities + Collections Behind The Scenes: Collections Art Vault Tour

April 19, 2017

2pm & 2:45pm | Collections Art Vault Tour | Admission by Donation

"Our Collection is full of wonders from around the world, from Rembrandt to Carr and Genghis Khan to ancient Syria. it is the job of the Collections Department to manage these objects (20,000 and counting) to document them, ship them, produce exhibitions, frame them, Photograph them and care for them. Come have a look behind the scenes, have a peek at what we do and how we do it." - Stephen Topfer, Manager of Collections and Exhibition, AGGV

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2:00pm to 2:45pm
 
Studio Class

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Studio Class

April 20, 2017

Creative Wellness (ages 18+)

Registration Required: aggv.ca/art-studio

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6:00pm to 8:00pm
 
Associates General Meeting

10:00am to 12:00pm

Associates General Meeting

April 21, 2017

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10:00am to 12:00pm
 
April 22, 2017
Public Open House: CLOSE TO HOME

(All day)

Public Open House: CLOSE TO HOME

April 22, 2017

Exhibition opening & Public Open House for CLOSE TO HOME: Local and Regional Artists in the AGGV Collection.

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(All day)
 
April 17, 2017
Gallery Closed

(All day)

Gallery Closed

April 17, 2017

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Exhibition Engagement Tour: Close To Home

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Exhibition Engagement Tour: Close To Home

April 23, 2017

CLOSE TO HOME: Local and Regional Artists in the AGGV Collection

Interact with Hilary Potosnak.

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2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
April 24, 2017
Gallery Closed

(All day)

Gallery Closed

April 24, 2017

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Exhibition Engagement Tour: Close To Home

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Exhibition Engagement Tour: Close To Home

April 29, 2017

CLOSE TO HOME: Local and Regional Artists in the AGGV Collection

Interact with Jenelle Pasiechnik.

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2:00pm to 3:00pm
 
 
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Jazz at the Gallery

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Jazz at the Gallery

April 30, 2017

2-4pm | Jazz - The Next Generation Alumni + Friends. 
Tickets available at the Gallery or at: aggv.ca/events/jazz-at-the-gallery

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2:00pm to 4:00pm
 
Exhibition Engagement Tour: EMILY CARR AND THE YOUNG GENERATION

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Exhibition Engagement Tour: EMILY CARR AND THE YOUNG GENERATION

April 30, 2017

EMILY CARR AND THE YOUNG GENERATION

Interact with Hilary Potosnak.

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2:00pm to 3:00pm