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Wednesday 30 May 2018
6:30–7:30 pm and 8–9 pm

Celebrate the enduring appeal of the artistic process in The Bader Gallery with an evening that brings art to life.

Friday 27 April 2018, 6–7:30 pm
Wednesday 30 May 2018, 6:30–8 pm

Children enjoy creating art with qualified educators in the Studio while parents tour the galleries or attend an Agnes event

Wednesday 6 June 2018
8 pm

Wacław Zimpel and Jakub Ziołek are two of the most celebrated and prolific Polish artists of the younger generation.

24 May 2018
12:15–1 pm

Free drop-in  tour featuring The Art of African Ivory

Wednesday 6 June 2018
8 pm

Sue Bazely presents Charles F. Gibson: Events of a Military Life in Kingston

Saturday 16 June 2018
11 am–1 pm

After introductory remarks, enjoy a bite to eat and mingle with the artist and Curator of Contemporary Art Sunny Kerr.

Saturday 16 June
10–4 pm

A full day of arts and culture!

21 June 2018
12:15–1 pm

Free drop-in  tour featuring Chris Kline and Yam Lau: Weave

Thursday 3 May
6:30 pm

Gabrielle Sims discusses the powerful works in her exhibition, Hook.

Saturday 28 April 2018
11 am

Meet the team behind the exhibition Chris Kline and Yam Lau: Weave

Friday 27 April 2018
Members' Preview: 5–6 pm
Public Reception: 6–7:30 pm

Celebrate five new exhibitions!

14 and 18 January, 11 February, 11 March and 8 April 2018, 2–3:30 pm

Children enjoy creating art with qualified educators in the Studio while parents tour the galleries or attend an Agnes event

Thursday 29 March 2018
12:15 pm

An informal, in-gallery talk about John Smith and the appeal of the mezzotint in 18th-century England

Thursdays 15 February–26 April 2018 (except 15 March due to March Break)
3–5 pm

Free drop-in Studio program for teens

Thursday 22 March 2018
12:15-1 pm

Free drop-in tour featuring Log Cabin: A Canadian Quilt

10–15 April 2018
During Gallery Hours

Students are welcome to come stake out space in the Study Hall

Sunday 29 April, 1–3 pm
and Thursday 3 May, 4–6 pm

The Agnes presents artist-led workshops in screen printing and hand lettering.

12–16 March 2018
9 am–4 pm

March Break Art Camp is a space for children ages 6–12 to imagine, explore, and discover. Register for individual days or a full week of fun.

Wednesday 14 March 2018
7–9 pm

Artist Talk by the 2017–2018 Koerner Artist-in-Residence in Queen’s Fine Art Program

Thursday 22 February 2018
12:15–1 pm

Free drop-in  tour featuring The Powers of Women: Female Fortitude in European Art

Thursday 25 January 2018
12:15–1 pm

Free drop-in tour featuring Kent Monkman’s Shame and Prejudice: A Story of Resilience

Saturday 20 January
2 pm

Join us for a curatorial tour to learn more about the exhibition and the chapters of Miss Chief’s narrative.

Thursday 18 January 2018
Members' Preview: 5–6 pm
Public Reception: 6–7:30 pm

Celebrate four new exhibitions

6–17 December 2017
During Gallery Hours

Students are welcome to stake out space in the Study Hall

10, 14 September, 8, 15 October, 12 November, 10 December 2017

Children enjoy creating art with qualified educators in the Studio while parents tour the galleries or attend an Agnes event

5 September–20 October 2017

Local artists develop their practices over six weeks with access to mentors Richard Ibghy and Marilou Lemmens, and Amanda White.

Sunday 15 October 2017
1–4 pm

A joint anniversary celebration  with Kingston’s Modern Fuel Artist-Run Centre

Saturday 14 October 2017
2:30–4 pm

Explore the fascinating legacy of Agnes Etherington

Friday 13 October
1–4 pm

Hands-on art-making activities in the André Biéler Studio—for artists and non-artists alike—inspired by the first courses offered at the Agnes.

1 November 2017
12:15–1:15 pm

Queen’s Thrive Week: Building positive mental health for all

Tuesday 10 October 2017
2–4 pm

Seniors Association Kingston Region

Thursday 5 October 2017
6:30 pm

Teresa Carlesimo and Michael DiRisio

Thursday 14 September 2017
Member’s Preview: 5–6:30 pm
Public Reception: 6:30–8 pm

The Fall Season Launch presents three new exhibitions

20 May–25 August 2017
(no tours 17 June and 1 July)
Tuesday–Friday 11:10 am & 2:10 pm; Saturday–Sunday 2:10 pm

A specially crafted 45-minute tour is offered at the Agnes throughout the summer

Thursdays, 18 May–3 August 2017
12:15–1 pm

Experience art during your lunch hour with our friendly informed Community Docent.

Saturday 1 July 2017
1–5 pm

Celebrate Canada Day at the Agnes! Tour the exhibitions, attend a Community Docent talk and create your own Canadian postcard in the studio.

Saturday 17 June 2017
10–4 pm

Fascinating exhibitions, Art in Bloom floral interpretations, family studio program and gallery tours

16-18 June 2017

Talented artists, designers and gardeners will present floral interpretations of works of art in the galleries 16–18 June.

Thursday 15 June 2017
6:30–8:30 pm

This special evening will feature desserts and a cash bar, and the interpreters will be on hand to discuss their inspiration.

Thursday 11 May 2017
12:15–1 pm

Features Absence/Presence: Contemporary Works in Dialogue

Thursday 11 May 2017
7 pm

Would Alan Collier Drive an Electric Car Today? Road Tripping in 2017

Thursday 4 May, 2017, 4 to 7 pm
Saturday 6 May, 2017, 11 am to 2 pm

Free workshops in landscape painting and silkscreen printmaking

Friday 28 April 2017
Member’s Preview: 5–6:30 pm
Public Reception: 6:30–8 pm

The Spring Season Launch presents five new exhibitions

11–21 April 2017
During Gallery Hours

Students are welcome to stake out space in the Study Hall

Sunday 9 April 2017
2–3:30 pm

Musical performance and gallery tour
Runs on the second Sunday each month from September through April.

 

 

Sunday 9 April 2017
2–4 pm
 Young children can make simple art projects with qualified educators while parents view our exhibitions
Tuesday 21 March 2017
2:50 pm

In conjunction with exhibitions The Unvarnished Truth: Exploring the Material History of Paintings and Key Works Unlocked: Peel and Suzor-Coté.

13–17 March 2017
Monday–Friday, 9–4 pm

Campers will make mixed-media drawings and photo collages, pastel landscapes, layered screen prints and more. For children ages 8-12.

Thursday 16 March 2017
12:15–1 pm

Free drop-in  tour featuring The hold: studies in the contemporary collection

Thursdays through 9 March 2017
3–5 pm

ArtZone is a free, drop-in program for teens that offers a new and engaging art project each week

Wednesday 8 March
2–4 pm

A short workshop on finding calls, responding to them, and best practices in working with editors.

Tuesday 28 February 2017
2:50 pm

In conjunction with exhibitions The Unvarnished Truth: Exploring the Material History of Paintings and Key Works Unlocked: Peel and Suzor-Coté.

Sunday 18 February 2018
2–4 pm

Drop-in to the Andre Biéler studio for a creative project inspired by our exhibition Log Cabin: A Canadian Quilt.

Thursday 16 February 2017
12:15-1 pm

Free drop-in tour featuring Picturing Arctic Modernity: North Baffin Drawings from 1964

Thursday 26 January 2017
7 pm

In conjunction with exhibitions The Unvarnished Truth: Exploring the Material History of Paintings and Key Works Unlocked: Peel and Suzor-Coté.

Thursday 19 January 2017
12:15–1 pm

Free drop-in tour featuring The Unvarnished Truth and Key Works Unlocked: Peel and Suzor-Coté

19 January 2017
Members' Preview: 5–6:30 pm, Public Reception: 6:30–8 pm

Five new exhibitions will be celebrated

7–10 December and 13–16 December 2016
during gallery hours

The Atrium is transformed into a study space to help students prepare for their finals

30 November–4 December 2016

Wide array of pre-loved books and Agnes catalogues will also be on sale.

Sundays 25 September–13 November
2–4 pm

Young children can make simple print-making projects with qualified educators while parents view our exhibitions.

31 October–4 November 2016

Agnes is participating in this wellness program by hosting two tours, a yoga session and print making in the André Biéler Studio

Friday 21 October 2016
8:30 am–5 pm

A conference organized by the Queen’s African Studies Network

Tuesday 11 October 2016
2–3:30 pm

Guided tour and film screening

Sunday 2 October 2016
2 pm

A talk by Carol Payne, co-curator of the exhibition The Other NFB

Sunday 11 September 2016
2–3:30 pm

Musical performance and gallery tour

Thursday 18 August 2016
6–9 pm

Visit your favourite museums and art galleries in the evening

Saturday 18 June 2016
10 am–4 pm

Extended hours and Studio projects

Sunday 5 June 2016
2–5 pm

An afternoon with artists, scholars and curators on the topic of Kingston art scenes

 

Sunday 29 May 2016
1:30–4:30 pm

A celebration of African culture

Saturday 26 March 2016
2–3 pm

Guest curator Kevin Rodgers and Michelle McGeean discuss particular artists’ books

Wednesday 16 March 2016
12:30–2:30 pm
Indigenous Methodologies in Research, Film and Curating featuring  Karyn Recollet, Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers, Eve Tuck and Jordan Wilson
Saturday 27 February 2016
2–3 pm

Guest curator Kevin Rodgers and special guests discuss particular artists’ books

Saturday 23 January 2016
2–3 pm

Guest curator Kevin Rodgers and special guests discuss particular artists’ books

Wednesday 25 November 2015
2:30-4 pm

An introduction and guided tour of Artists in Amsterdam followed by delicious tea in Etherington House

 

 

Thursday 12 November 2015
7-8:30 pm

Patron Saint (2014, 71 minutes)

Thursday 22 October 2015
7-8 pm

The Advent of Amsterdam: Painting, Rivalry, and Prosperity in the Dutch Golden Age

 

Saturday 26 September 2015
2-3 pm

Sound Performance by Ulrich Panzer

Thursday 24 September 2015
5-7 pm

Join us in celebrating our new and continuing exhibitions

Wednesday 16 September
10 am–4:30 pm

Bader Curator/Researcher of European Art Jacquelyn N. Coutré will host our Twitter account @aeartcentre from 10 am–4:30 pm

Thursday 6 August 2015
5–8 pm

Visit your favourite museums and art galleries in the evening!

Thursdays, 21 May–6 August 2015
12:15–1 pm

Weekly Summer Tours Focus on New Views of Female Identity

Monday 18 May 2015
1–5 pm

To celebrate International Museum Day, Agnes is offering free admission.

Tuesday 12 May 2015
2–4 pm

An introduction and guided tour of The Artist Herself: Self-Portraits by Canadian Historical Women Artists followed by delicious tea in Etherington House.

Friday 8 May 2015
5:30–7:30 pm

The fabulous spring/summer Season Launch celebrates three new exhibitions in conjunction with the CWAHI conference on The Artist Herself.

Friday 24 April 2015

This conference theme, “Image, Fantasy & Healing” opens a dialogue across disciplines to plumb brain function and human emotions.

Friday 20 March 2015
2:30–5:30 pm

Drop in to the Agnes: Graphic Tees Workshop & 3-D Printing Demo

30–31 January 2015

Context and Meaning XIV: Ideology(ies) is a two-day conference to showcase the research of graduate students in the Visual Arts and related fields.

Sunday 25 January 2015
2–3 pm

Don Maynard and Rebecca Soudant will present a short presentation on their current work, followed by talks in the exhibition, I hope humanity

 

Thursday 15 January 2015
5–7 pm

Celebrate these great new exhibitions: Charles Stankievech: Monument as Ruin; Artists in Amsterdam and The Park and the Forest.

Wednesday 19 November 2014
2:30–4 pm

Tour Geoffrey James: Inside Kingston Penitentiary followed by tea in Etherington House

Thursday 6 November 2014
7 pm

Free screening. Directed by Edward Burtynsky and Jennifer Baichwal, 2013, 90 minutes

 

17–19 October 2014

The Agnes offers free admission to alumni for the three days of Homecoming weekend. On Saturday and Sunday, we offer a guided tour starting at 11 am.

Saturday 27 September 2014
11 am–5 pm

Free admission for all and special activities related to I hope humanity…

Thursday 18 September 2014
5–7 pm

Join us in celebrating our new and continuing exhibitions.

Saturday 13 September 2014
3:30–5 pm

Celebrate the completion of Problems That Arise from Continually Confusing Left & Right in the Atrium and meet artist Derek Sullivan.

 

Wednesday 10 September 2014
4:30–5:30 pm

Join us in welcoming two new curators to the Agnes. All are welcome to this free event. Light refreshments will be provided.

Friday 5 September 2014
9 am–4:30 pm

We’re celebrating new and returning Queen’s students! Join us at the Sidewalk Sale then come to our Open House to learn more about the Agnes.