Glenbow At 50:
A pop-up exhibition of 50 extraordinary works of art

October 1 - 5, 2016

Saturday & Sunday: 9am-5pm
Monday- Wednesday: 9am-9pm
50 cent general admission, children 6 and under free

Sol LeWitt, <em>Forms Derived From A Cube In Color (Simple and Superimposed) & Black and Grey, Plate 2</em>, 1984, Collection of Glenbow
Sol LeWitt, Forms Derived From A Cube In Color (Simple and Superimposed) & Black and Grey, Plate 2, 1984, Collection of Glenbow

Come one, come all! Witness, for a brief moment in time: the important, the impressive, the unexpected. great works selected from a deep dive into Glenbow's vast and diverse collection of art. For 50 cents admission, for five days only, we invite Calgarians to explore a special exhibition of 50 artworks - selected from over 30,000 items - that represent the scope and scale of Glenbow's art collection.

To celebrate Glenbow's 50th anniversary, we have created an exhibition to showcase 50 fascinating artworks from Glenbow’s collection. There are so many extraordinary items in Glenbow's collection, it was a difficult task to select only 50 representative works to share with Calgarians. Glenbow's curatorial team narrowed it down to some great works of art that have artistic significance and depth in meaning, using the following criteria to build an exhibition that:

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We hope that this celebratory glimpse into Glenbow's collection will offer surprising encounters and a unique opportunity for visitors to connect with artworks that represent how 50 years of art and culture have enriched our community.

Supported in part by Calgary Foundation
Calgary Foundation
Reduced admission supported by Imperial

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

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


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