The ARC Discovery Room is the perfect place for visitors of all ages to enjoy art activities and explore the ideas featured in Glenbow exhibitions.
The ARC Discovery Room is open to the public daily during museum hours, but may be closed for private groups and school bookings on weekdays. Please ask at the admission desk or call ahead to inquire about closures.
The activities listed below will be available from January 26-April 28, 2013.
Art in the City
Ever wanted to see your artwork on
display in Calgary? Now is your chance.
Be encouraged by the photography of
Fred Herzog and choose from a variety of
Calgary images to provide the backdrop
for an original sculpture that you create!
Explorations in Art
Follow the clues in our exploration guide
to discover some truly amazing facts about
Calgary and the artists who are influenced
by the city. Pick up your activity sheet in the
Discovery Room and trade it in once itâ€™s
completed for a prize. Perfect for family visits!
Snap Shot Skillfulness
Find out what motivates Fred Herzog to
photograph the places he does. Perhaps
there is something about these locations
that speaks to him. What speaks to you? Are
there places in Calgary that you find appealing
and would like to record in a photograph?
Celebrations of Style
Create a tactile work of art inspired by the artists featured in Made in Calgary. Pick out a template and use a variety of materials to transform it into a colourful, textured masterpiece.
Supported by ARC Resources LTD.