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Textile and Texting: New Generations

Thursday, March 23, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Giuseppe Di Leo is an artist and faculty member with Dawson College in Montreal.  He will discuss how the recent interdisciplinary project, ‘Anatolian Rugs; Spirited Reflections,'  provided Dawson students with a profound opportunity for engagement, community building, and creativity.

Co-sponsored with the New Calgary Rug and Textile Club.

Who are 'The Folk'? Folkloristics and the Creation of a Subject

Thursday, March 30, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

This lecture will explore the roots of folkloristics as a coherent professional discipline.

Image:  An illustration of La chasse-galerie (The Flying Canoe) by Henri Julien, from a popular Quebec folktale.

Coins of Jesus: Exhibition Talk

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Explore the exhibition Coins of Jesus: Money and Religion in the Ancient World with Nickle collection specialist for numismatics, Marina Fischer

Public Art on a University Campus

Thursday, April 6, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

University of Calgary architect, Jane Ferrabee, will talk about the opportunities and challenges associated with public art on campus.

Image: Untitled (detail), “Prairie Chicken,” George Norris, 1975.  Photo by Dave Brown.

MHST 533 Practicum Student Presentations

Thursday, April 13, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Join students from Museum and Heritage Studies to learn about their recent practicum experiences.

MIND THE GAP-- OPENING RECEPTION

Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 5:00pm

Exhibition: 

MIND THE GAP is the 2017 Department of Art graduating exhibition organized and curated by students participating in the Honors Program. It presents a variety of artistic works that these students have produced over the course of the year.

PROGRAM:        
5pm-6pm: Mingle, food and look at exhibition
6pm-6:40pm: Speeches
6:40pm-8pm: Mingle and look at exhibition

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Upcoming Events

Date & Time:
March 23, 2017 - 12:00 pm to March 23, 2017 - 1:00 pm
Giuseppe Di Leo is an artist and faculty member with Dawson College in Montreal.  He will discuss how the recent interdisciplinary project, ‘Anatolian Rugs; Spirited Reflections,'  provided Dawson students with a profound opportunity for engagement, community building, and creativity. Co-sponsored with the New Calgary Rug and Textile Club.
Date & Time:
March 30, 2017 - 12:00 pm to March 30, 2017 - 1:00 pm
This lecture will explore the roots of folkloristics as a coherent professional discipline. Image:  An illustration of La chasse-galerie (The Flying Canoe) by Henri Julien, from a popular Quebec folktale.
Date & Time:
April 5, 2017 - 12:00 pm to April 5, 2017 - 1:00 pm
Explore the exhibition Coins of Jesus: Money and Religion in the Ancient World with Nickle collection specialist for numismatics, Marina Fischer
Date & Time:
April 6, 2017 - 12:00 pm to April 6, 2017 - 1:00 pm
University of Calgary architect, Jane Ferrabee, will talk about the opportunities and challenges associated with public art on campus. Image: Untitled (detail), “Prairie Chicken,” George Norris, 1975.  Photo by Dave Brown.
Date & Time:
April 13, 2017 - 12:00 pm to April 13, 2017 - 1:00 pm
Join students from Museum and Heritage Studies to learn about their recent practicum experiences.