Exhibitions

Nick Cave: Feat.

June 29 - September 22, 2019
Organized by the Frist Art Museum, Nashville, Tennessee

Based in Chicago, Cave is one of America’s most acclaimed contemporary artists. This major touring exhibition features the artist’s signature sound suits as well as sculpture, video and installation works.


Ed Pien: Our Beloved

June 29 - September 22, 2019
Organized by Glenbow

Ed Pien's 144 framed photographs of flowers are hung together in a monumental, wall-filling installation. The artist photographed the flowers at gravesites at a cemetery in Santiago, Chile which is the final resting place for many of the political dissidents and victims of the murderous dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet between 1973-1990.


Second Skin

June 29 - September 15, 2019
Organized by Glenbow
Curated by Sarah Todd

Second Skin is an exhibition of contemporary art that features work by five Canadian artists; Brendan Fernandes, Skeena Reece, Barbara Astman, Winnie Truong and Tia Halliday, who explore the transformative potential of adornment, costume and disguise.


One New Work
Kent Merriman Jr.: Remnants

June 29 - September 15, 2019
Organized by Glenbow
Curated by Nancy Tousley

The ninth installment in curator Nancy Tousley’s ongoing series features new work by emerging Calgary artist Kent Merriman, whose highly laborious sculptural paintings fool the eye by masquerading as flattened cardboard boxes, poured concrete, and clear plastic baggies.



Antoni Tàpies, Mestres Catalunya, (detail), 1974, lithograph on paper, Collection of Glenbow © Comissió Tàpies, VEGAP, SOCAN, Montreal, 2018

Antoni Tàpies: Prints, 1948-1976

February 3 – July 14, 2019
Organized by Glenbow
Curated by Sarah Todd



Lilias Torrance Newton, Portrait of Madame Lily Valty, no date, Collection of Glenbow

Ladylikeness: Historical Portraits of Women by Women

March 8, 2019 - Jan 5, 2020
Organized by Glenbow in partnership with Library and Archives Canada


On Location: Artists Explore a Sense of Place

Opens February 3, 2019
Organized by Glenbow
Curated by Sarah Todd


Artist In Residence: Albertine Crow Shoe

February 3, 2019 – January 5, 2020
Organized by Glenbow


Kent Monkman: The Rise and Fall of Civilization

Opens February 3, 2019
Organized by Glenbow


The Art of Resilience

March 30, 2019 - March 1, 2020
Organized by Glenbow
Curated by Joanne Schmidt


View our Upcoming Exhibitions and please visit us to explore our Permanent Exhibitions available all year 'round.

130 9th Ave S.E.
Calgary, AB T2G 0P3

Monday: Closed
Tuesday - Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 8pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm
Sunday: 12pm - 5pm

SUPPORT

Help more people experience art and culture at Glenbow.

Donate Now

Glenbow - Alberta Institute
Charitable Registration Number
107435695 RR0001

NEWSLETTER SIGNUP

Sign up to receive Glenbow news and updates.

JOIN OUR LIST

© Glenbow, 130 - 9th Avenue S.E., Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2G 0P3 - www.glenbow.org