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Alex Janvier Teacher Workshop

Interactive Exhibition Tour and Studio Workshop for Educators

Join us for a free workshop to experience the MacKenzie’s rich educational resources!

This workshop has been designed as a unique educational resource for teachers, with content that will engage students in the classroom or through an upcoming visit to the MacKenzie Art Gallery. This free workshop is open to all educators and will include an introduction to the exhibition Alex Janvier by Nicolle Nugent, Coordinator of Public Programs and Community Engagement, an educator-focused interactive exhibition tour, and a hands-on art studio experience.

About the exhibition:

Organized by the National Gallery of Canada, this major retrospective celebrates Alex Janvier’s lifetime of creativity, knowledge and perspective, gained through his love of the land, art and Dene culture. Exploring his 65-year career through more than 100 remarkable paintings and drawings, it is the largest and most comprehensive retrospective on the artist to date. This interactive tour will include discussion and art activities in the galleries, as well as a painting activity in our studios. Read more...