Agnes Etherington Art Centre


Agnes Etherington Art Centre
36 University Avenue (at Bader Lane), Queen's University, Kingston ON K7L 3N6
hours: Tues-Fri 10-4:30, Thur 10-9, Sat & Sun 1-5. Holiday Mondays 1-5 (May-Sep).
admission: FREE. Donations are welcome. Underground parking at University Avenue and Stuart Street; enter off Stuart Street. Free aboveground parking on Queen's campus on weekends and after 5pm weekdays.
T: 613 533 2190
[email protected]
http://agnes.queensu.ca

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EXHIBITIONS

25 Aug -- 2 Dec 2018 | Fall season launch Thur 20 Sep, with members' preview 5-6pm; public reception 6-7:30pm:

Tau Lewis: when last you found me here.


25 Aug -- 2 Dec 2018 | Fall season launch Thur 20 Sep, with members' preview 5-6pm; public reception 6-7:30pm:

The hold: movements in the contemporary collection.


25 Aug -- 2 Dec 2018 | Fall season launch Thur 20 Sep, with members' preview 5-6pm; public reception 6-7:30pm:

Printmakers at War, 1914-1918.


28 Apr -- 2 Dec 2018 | Spring / Summer season launch Fri 27 Apr, with members' preview 5-6pm; public reception 6-7:30pm:

Artists at Work: Picturing Practice in European Tradition.


25 Aug 2018 -- 7 Apr 2019 | Fall season launch Thur 20 Sep, with members' preview 5-6pm; public reception 6-7:30pm:

In the Present: The Zacks Gift of 1962


28 Apr -- 12 Apr 2020 | Spring / Summer season launch Fri 27 Apr, with members' preview 5-6pm; public reception 6-7:30pm:

The Art of African Ivory.


EVENTS

Sundays 2-3:30pm, 14 Oct, 11 Nov, 9 Dec 2018:

INSIDE AGNES – Music, art and tea. 14 Oct: Featuring Two Thirds Down Under (a trio: two clarinets + cello). Agnes Collections Manager and Exhibition Coordinator Jenn Nicoll will talk about the recent Agnes loan of Re ... more


Sun 14 Oct, 2-3:30pm | Sun 11 Nov, 2-3:30pm | Sun 9 Dec 2018, 2-3:30pm:

Creation Station. (FREE family care in the Studio).


Sun 28 Oct 2018, 12noon-2:30pm:

A Taste for the Arts fundraiser. At Renaissance Event Venue, 285 Queen Street, Kingston. 12noon-1pm: Viewing tablescapes by local artisans; 1-2:30pm: Luncheon. Tickets: $75. Book online – ... more


Thur 8 Nov 2018, 6:30-8pm:

A Night of Poetry, read by Kingston residents to mark the 100th anniversary of the armistice. This event is related to the exhibition Printmakers at War, 1914-1918. Refreshments will be served.


Thur 15 Nov 2018, 6-9pm:

Art and Black Canada panel discussion. FREE and open to the public. [...]. 15 Nov: Speakers: Mark Campbell and Dina Georgis. In the Agnes Atrium.


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

Art Makes Sense Roundtable. Program Coordinator Shannon Brown discusses the innovative Art Makes Sense Accessible Art Program; and artist-consultant Lisa Figge and Curator of Contemporary Art Sunny Kerr share ... more


Thur 29 Nov 2018, 6:30-8:30pm:

Artist's talk – Jinny Yu will discuss her painting and sound installation Don't They Ever Stop Migrating? currently on view in The hold, drawing upon her personal responses to recent refugee crises and context

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Late Night Thursdays: Drop in and visit the galleries. The Agnes stays open until 9pm every Thursday. Admission is FREE!


TOURS

Sat 20 Oct & Sun 21 Oct 2018, 10am-5pm:

Extended hours and guided tours. We welcome Queen's alumni and all visitors with extended hours, and docent-guided tours of all exhibitions. In addition, join us Sun 21 Oct, 1:30-3:30pm for The Studio, a workshop offering skills- ... more


Thursdays 12:15-1pm, 25 Oct, 8 & 22 Nov 2018:

FREE Thursday tours. These lunch-hour exhibition tours are available on a drop-in basis; make them a monthly ritual! 27 Sep: In the Present: The Zacks Gift of 1962. 25 Oct: Tau Lewis: when last you found me he

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Group tours may be arranged by calling the Program Coordinator at 613 533 6000 x77053. Fees apply for custom tours.
Studio courses and workshops can be found at https://agnes.queensu.ca/learn/courses-workshops/.
See https://agnes.queensu.ca for more details, fees, and registration.
(See also Community Courses – click here).