Talks & Tours

Friday, June 5

Out for Lunch Tour: Gun Sculpture
Members Free/General $5
Artist Sandra Bromley takes you inside - literally - Gun Sculpture, a monumental testament to the violent legacy of firearms constructed from over 7000 decommissioned weapons.

Thursday, June 11

Out for Lunch Tour: Hooked: Fish, Water and Angling in Art
Members Free/General $5
With co-curator Douglas MacLean as your guide, dive into the world of fresh water sport fishing without getting your feet wet. Featuring the art of Tom Thomson, Ted Godwin and Walter J. Philips, among many others

Thursday, July 16

Out for Lunch Tour: Myth Making: The Art of John Brocke
Members Free/General $5
Join curator Douglas Maclean in exploring the works of one of the most fascinating artists to come out of Calgary, the late John Brocke.

Thursday, July 23

Out for Lunch Tour: From Our Collection: Political Satire in Alberta
Members Free/General $5
From Bob Edwards in 1905 to Vance Rodewalt in 2015, Alberta editorial cartoonist have poked fun at the body politic for well over a century. Join exhibition curator Aimee Benoit for a closer look at this sometimes subversive, oftentimes hilarious world.

Glenbow talks and tours connect audiences with artists and curators and provide opportunities to explore the ideas and stories behind the exhibitions. Visitors can explore the secrets of the Glenbow vaults and learn about rarely seen art and artifacts, spend their lunch break with a curator or enjoy an unscripted conversation-style talk by a high profile artist, writer or expert.

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