A Tour of Baroque Italy: Music & Art
Saturday, November 9
ConocoPhillips Theatre, Glenbow Museum
Visit cpo-live.com or call 403.571.0849 to purchase tickets.
Embark on a rich cultural tour of Baroque Italy with authentic Baroque music by Phil's Cafe - a four musician ensemble featuring the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra' principal cellist, Phillip Hansen, two violins and lute. Guest speaker Tony Luppino, executive director of the Leighton Art Centre, provides added context with a discussion of the era's vibrant music and art history.
Presented by the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra as part of Festival Italiano, in partnership with Glenbow Museum, Phil's Cafe and Leighton Art Centre.
Art for the Senses
Thursday, November 28
Second floor lobby
Call 403.268.4110 to purchase tickets.
Celebrated pastry chefs from the Blue Bottle at San Francisco's Museum of Modern Art visit Glenbow for one night only to discuss their famous art-inspired treats. SAIT culinary students will prepare their own edible masterpieces based on their interpretations of artworks in Made in Calgary: The 1970s. Plus wine pairings, tastings and much more.
Get more out of your museum experience! Glenbow hosts a number of special events throughout the year. These social events offer new ways to engage with the exhibitions at Glenbow.
There are no more scheduled special events for the Spring/Summer 2013 season. Check back in September for a list of special events to go along with the Fall 2013 exhibitions - Transformation: A.Y. Jackson - Otto Dix and Made in Calgary: The 1980s.
If you are interested in booking Glenbow Museum for your own special event, please check here.