An Attraction to the Discarded – An interview between Kent Merriman Jr. & Nancy Tousley

Kent Merriman Jr. is the Calgary-based emerging artist featured in the 9th installment of Glenbow's ongoing One New Work series, curated by award-winning senior art critic, arts journalist and independent curator Nancy Tousley. This interview between Nancy and Kent was conducted in May 2019 in preparation for the exhibition. If you are inspired and want … Continue reading An Attraction to the Discarded – An interview between Kent Merriman Jr. & Nancy Tousley

An Art News Roundup – April 4, 2019

Artists whose work is in Glenbow's collection have been making the news this month: Kent Monkman has been commissioned to create new work for the Metropolitan Museum in New York; Alex Janvier's latest public artwork was unveiled at the Alberta Legislature; A tribute to the late Joe Fafard; and we learn a few fascinating things … Continue reading An Art News Roundup – April 4, 2019

What We’re Reading

From the bizarre to the inspired, the local to the international and the little-read to the viral, here are some of the art and culture news stories that we’re reading right now. Christian Dior at Glenbow News First 10 years of Christian Dior’s fashions on display at Glenbow – CTV – read or watch Glenbow … Continue reading What We’re Reading

Dior-ducation

While almost everyone is familiar with the name Christian Dior, the story of the man credited with creating a fashion revolution is often shrouded in mystery. Whether you are well-versed in the Dior narrative, or know nothing more than the name, we think you’ll find something to enjoy in the links collected here. Watch, read, … Continue reading Dior-ducation