Events & News


18 Mar 2023 - 15 Apr 2023


A solo art exhibition from local artist Rhys Douglas Farr.

24 Mar 2023 - 22 Apr 2023


Norberg Hall is pleased to present an exhibition of sculpture, drawing, video, and ephemera by Alberta-based artist, PETER VON TIESENHAUSEN.


25 Apr 2023

Whispers in the Air

This program presents the work of four filmmakers who foreground the lives of keystone species during the current mass extinction event.


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Governor General Award winning faculty and alumni

Illingworth Kerr Gallery

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MFA in Craft Media Thesis Exhibition 2023

The MFA in Craft Media facilitates the exploration of ceramics, fibre, glass or jewellery and metals through autonomous practice-led research, in an intensive 20-month program.

Apr 4 - 15, 2023

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For almost 100 years, AUArts has played an important role in our country’s visual culture. We are a university dedicated to art, craft and design – the only one in Alberta and in the prairies, and one of four in Canada.

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