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University of Calgary honours Brentwood victims with ceremony, festival

CALGARY-  The University of Calgary has been planning for months to celebrate and commemorate April 15: It’s the last day of classes before exams and the 56-year-old Bermuda Shorts Day tradition. 397 more words


Pi Day Exhibition at John Snow House

There are very few constants in the world today. One of them is pure math.

Today marks the once a century Pi Day.

Notwithstanding the conventions of dating protocol, starting with the largest number and working progressively smaller, Pi Day is a bit of an anomaly. 1,235 more words


Digital Heritage at the Cube at Virginia Tech

My colleague Professor Thomas Tucker just sent me these photographs of a test projection of models that we scanned in Canada and France over the last two years.   67 more words

Calgary painter Billie Rae Busby receives royal walkover at Canada House

Calgary artist Billie Rae Busby’s abstract prairie landscapes received the royal touch last week.

That’s because one of Busby’s paintings was walked on by Queen Elizabeth, who was on hand to reopen Canada House in London last Thursday. 566 more words


In the Studio with: Ken Webb

Ken Webb, a Calgary based print maker and painter studied at the Alberta College of Art in Calgary, as well as the Royal College of Art in London, England where he completed his post-graduate studies. 209 more words


Ruth Cuthand Artist's Talk at ACAD

Today in my Canadian art history class, we were privileged to have a guest lecture from Ruth Cuthand, an artist of Cree descent from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.   102 more words

Aboriginal Art In Canada

Oh, Canada exhibition opening tomorrow at four Calgary venues

This weekend is a big one for the visual arts in Calgary.

There are lots of things going on.

Three big things are happening – 1.) the beginning of… 847 more words

Glenbow Museum