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EXHIBITIONS

Landscape painting by artist Bewabon Shilling entitled Beyond the Border

JOHN GOULD: UNTIL DEATH IT'S ALL LIFE

PORTRAITS FROM THE MACLAREN'S PERMANENT COLLECTION

JOANNE TOD AND RENÉE VAN HALM: IRRUPTIONS

OTHER PROGRAMMES + EVENTS

FAMILY SUNDAYS

Discover new virtual art workshops

W-EDGE ONLINE

Youth can learn and create at home

ONLINE EXHIBITIONS

Take a virtual gallery tour

MACLAREN 50/50

A new monthly lottery!

BENEFACTOR PREVIEW

NEW DATES – March 14 to June 12

OUR STRATEGIC PLAN

Enhanced Engagement 2019 – 2023

SUPPORT YOUR GALLERY

Discover how you can get involved!

MACLAREN TV BINGO

Postponed until June 2

COLLECTION HIGHLIGHTS

Takao Tanabe
The Land, 1976
Gift of John F. Petch, 1999

Takao Tanabe’s The Land (1976) is an assured painting of the prairie landscape, executed during Tanabe’s tenure as Head of the Art Department and Artist in Residence programme at the Banff Centre between 1973 and 1980

LATEST NEWS

A positive update from Minden artist Mary Anne Barkhouse

You may remember The Interlopers (2018), which featured the work of celebrated regional artist Mary Anne Barkhouse. This exhibition spoke to the connection between native North American animals and the colonial structures of territory, expansion and empire that encroach on their habitat. We caught up with Mary Anne to share her observations on the impact of COVID-19 on regional wildlife. Here’s what she had to say