Agnes Etherington Art Centre

Agnes Etherington Art Centre
36 University Avenue (at Bader Lane), Queen's University, Kingston ON K7L 3N6
Hours Oct-Apr: Tues-Fri 10-4:30, Thur 10-9, Sat & Sun 1-5. | May-Sep: Tues-Fri 10-4:30, Sat & Sun 1-5. Open holiday Mondays 1-5.
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]


TAG: Canadian, Canadian Museums Association, Clay and Glass, Contemporary, Drawings / Ink / Pastels, Frontenac County, Historical, Inuit Art, Mixed Media / Collage, Modern, Ontario Association of Art Galleries (OAAG), Ontario Museum Association (OMA), Paintings (oil, acrylic, encaustic, egg tempera, w/c, pastel), Photography / Lens-based, Printmaking (woodcut, engraving, etching, lithography, screenprint, monoprint, etc.), Public Galleries / Museums, Sculpture / Assemblage / Installation Art, University Galleries / Museums, Video / Film / Sound / Digital


16 Jan -- 30 May 2021:

Drift: Art and Dark Matter. An invisible matter is having a gravitational effect on everything. Without the gravity of this "dark" matter, galaxies would fly apart. Observational data in astroparticle physics indicate that ... more

16 Jan -- 30 May 2021:

From the vibe out: Neven Lochhead. From the vibe out by Kingston-based artist and curator Neven Lochhead brings together his language-propelled moving image with his curatorial "space-making" practice. An ins ... more

16 Jan -- 22 Aug 2021:

Radicals and Revolutionaries: Artists of Atelier 17, 1960s. Printmaking as a medium for creative expression was revived and revolutionized in the mid-20th century largely through artists associated with At ... more

5 Sep 2020 -- 25 Apr 2021:

Nocturne. Night has long been an inspiration for artistic expression. The term "nocturne", first applied to the visual arts by James Abbot McNeill Whistler in the late 19th century, evokes the dark and dreamy atmosphere of those hours w ... more

7 Sep 2019 -- 6 Sep 2021 | Fall season launch Thur 19 Sep, 5-6pm (members' preview); 6-7:30pm (public reception):

Sandra Brewster: Blur. Sandra Brewster's installation Blur features members of the Kingston community. The exuberant scale and format contribute to the work's strong assertion of Black people's enduring presence. Brewster ... more

5 Sep 2020 -- 26 Sep 2021:

Rembrandt and Company: 17th-Century Dutch Paintings from the Bader Collection. Presenting some of the greatest treasures from the Bader Collection, this exhibition features both familiar favourites and exciting recent acqu ... more


Thursdays 4-5:30pm, 14 Jan -- 18 Mar 2021:

Virtual Art Hive @ Agnes. Adults are invited to explore the artistic process through experimentation and play. If you are looking for more guidance, Harper Johnston, our art therapist and facilitator, is there to support y ... more

Studio courses, P. A. Day art camps, Summer Art Camp, and workshops for adults, youth and children are at:
See for details, fees, and registration.