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Banff Gallery Hop

AB Culture Days

Experience the best of Art & Culture in Banff

September 28, 2019 is Alberta Culture Days. From medicine walks with Indigenous guides and heritage district tours, to a pinhole camera exhibit and artist demonstrations. Come and celebrate Banff's arts, culture, and heritage scene, either self-guided or on the free Art Bus. On-board the Art Bus, our Art Ambassador - an invited local personality - will guide you by sharing insider stories and points of history.

Watch for other new events and exhibits on select Saturdays in September – December, 2019, from noon to 5:00 p.m:

  • September 28, 2019 - Alberta Culture Days
  • October 26, 2019 - Celebrating Mountain Culture
  • November 16, 2019 - In the Holiday Spirit
  • December 7, 2019 - Feeling Festive

(Admissions may apply at certain museums)

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Buffalo Nations Museum

Colours of Fall in Alberta - A Walk in the Woods. Join Indigenous guides for a medicine walk and create your own field guide, from 2 p.m.

Carter-Ryan Gallery

Try Your Hand at Carving! Jason Carter brings his carving studio to the Gallery.

Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies

Join Lisa Christensen for the launch of her latest book, Truth and Beauty in the Canadian Rockies: An Explorers Guide to the Art of Walter J.Phillips.

Canada House Gallery

Saskatchewan born, Neil Patterson, demonstrates his passion for capturing light and colour and creating a personal version of reality for the viewer to share with him.

Luxton Home Museum

Banff’s heritage district goes back roughly 130 years. Join a guided walk (1 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 4 p.m.) and explore the past all along Beaver Street in Banff.

Mountain Galleries at The Fairmont

Bronze wildlife sculpture artist demonstration by Tom Hjorleifson.

Willock & Sax Gallery

Les Graff, featuring bold, colorful, abstract oils on canvas, distillations of prairie and mountain landscapes, and playfulness with colour.

Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff Centre

A materialist history of contagion with LA-based artist, Candice Lin, tracing colors and their global circulation. Exhibition tour at 2 p.m.

Symiotics Salon & Studio

Experience this one of a kind barbershop, art gallery and museum. Come and experience the art and philosophy and the enigma that is Symiotics.

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