Agnes Etherington Art Centre


Agnes Etherington Art Centre
36 University Avenue (at Bader Lane), Queen's University, Kingston ON K7L 3N6
Hours Sep-Apr: Tues-Fri 10-4:30, Thur 10-9, Sat & Sun 1-5. Closed Dec 23, 2017 through Jan 1, 2018. Hours May-Labour Day: Tues-Fri 10-4:30, Sat & Sun 1-5. Holiday Mondays 1-5.
admission: FREE. Donations are welcome. Underground parking is located at University Avenue and Stuart Street. Free aboveground parking is available in Queen's University's outdoor lots on weekends and after 5pm weekdays.
T: 613 533 2190
aeac@queensu.ca
http://agnes.queensu.ca

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EXHIBITIONS

6 Jan -- 8 Apr 2018 | Winter season launch Thur 18 Jan, with members' preview 5-6pm; public reception 6-7:30pm

Shame and Prejudice: A Story of Resilience: A Project by Kent Monkman.


6 Jan -- 8 Apr 2018 | Winter season launch Thur 18 Jan, with members' preview 5-6pm; public reception 6-7:30pm:

The Powers of Women: Female Fortitude in European Art.


6 Jan -- 8 Apr 2018 | Winter season launch Thur 18 Jan, with members' preview 5-6pm; public reception 6-7:30pm:

"He First Brought it to Perfection": John Smith and the Mezzotint in England.


30 Apr 2016 -- 8 Apr 2018 | Spring / Summer season launch Fri 29 Apr, with members' preview 5-6:30pm; public reception 6:30-8pm:

Stories to Tell: Africans and the Diaspora Respond to the Lang Collection.


6 Jan -- 5 Aug 2018 | Winter season launch Thur 18 Jan, with members' preview 5-6pm; public reception 6-7:30pm:

Log Cabin: A Canadian Quilt.


EVENTS

Sundays 2-3:30pm, 11 Feb & 11 Mar 2018:

Creation Stations. (FREE family care drop-in).
Thur 18 Jan 2018, 6-7:30pm.
Sun 11 Feb 2018, 2-3:30pm.
Sun 11 Mar 2018, 2-3:30pm.


Sat 20 Jan 2018:

Curatorial tour with Kent Monkman (2pm; registration FULL); artist / curator talk: Kent Monkman (6:30pm, in Ellis Hall, 58 University Avenue, Queen's University).


Thur 1 Feb 2018, 7pm:

Book Club – Oscar Wilde's Salomé.


Sun 4 Feb 2018, 11am:

Two-Spirit Archives and Imaginaries. In partnership with Reelout Queer Film Festival 2018.


Sundays 2-3:30pm, 11 Feb & 11 Mar 2018:

INSIDE AGNES Music and Art Series. [...]. 11 Feb: Ian Wong – original piano compositions. Norman Vorano, Curator of Indigenous Art will present a talk titled: "Understanding Arctic Climate Change through the North Ba ... more


Wed 7 Mar 2018, 6pm

Screening of and panel discussion of a woman like that (2010), a project of the New York-based filmmaker Ellen Weissbrod.


Wed 14 Mar 2018, 7-9pm:

The Koerner Lecture. Karel Funk.


Thur 22 Mar 2018, 6:30-8:30pm:

Frances K. Smith Public Talks in Canadian Art. Three guest speakers – Lisa Brinkley, Shannon Prince and Lyla Rye – share their stories and perspectives on the log cabin quilt.


Thur 29 Mar 2018, 12:15pm:

Art Matters. Join Andrea Morgan, curator of "He First Brought It to Perfection" for an informal, in-gallery talk about John Smith and the appeal of the mezzoting in 18th-century England.


TOURS

Thursdays 12:15-1pm, 25 Jan, 22 Feb & 22 Mar 2018:

FREE Thursday tours. These lunch-hour exhibition tours are available on a drop-in basis; make them a monthly ritual! 25 Jan: Shame and Prejudice: A Story of Resilience: A Project by Kent Monkman. 22 Feb: The P

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Group tours may be arranged by calling the Program Coordinator at 613 533 6000 x77053. Fees apply for custom tours.
See www.agnes.queensu.ca for more details, fees, and registration.
(See also Community Courses – click here).