Lectures & Presentations

Information about upcoming lectures, artist or curator tours and talks, and other presentations.

Upcoming Lectures and Presentations

Artist talk: Thaddeus Holownia: The Nature of Nature
2 november, 2017

Thaddeus Holownia, artist, on his exhibition, 24 Tree Studies for Henry David Thoreau, 2001-2003.

All talks are free, and all are welcome to attend.
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Guest lecture: Lawren Harris: Machine Age Artist
9 november, 2017

Roald Nasgaard, on the abstract art of Lawren Harris.

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pARTage: Lise Robichaud
19 november, 2017

pARTage: Artistic conversations in French at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery

November 19: The Beaverbrook Art Gallery is hosting a conversation with Acadian painter and sculptor Lise Robichaud which you are invited to attend.

Lise ROBICHAUD: 20 Years as a Painter (Acrylic) and Sculptor (Installations)

pARTage is a free series offered monthly on the 3rd Sunday, from 3 to 5 pm, and an occasion to engage in conversation with artists from the region in a French language setting.

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Artist talk: Michael Smith: Memory Currents
26 november, 2017

Artist Michael Smith discusses his work, and will explore some of the ways contemporary painters draw on the thematic, material, and conceptual works from artists of the past.

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In Conversation: Viewing some impressive examples of mid-twentieth century abstraction in Canada
30 november, 2017

Chief Curator Jeffrey Spalding and art historian and curator Dennis Reid join in a highly-animated conversation on Canadian Art.  

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