Family Art Day
Guided tours: 1:00 English 2:00 French Free activities: 12:00 - 5:00 pm Front steps or Orientation Gallery (weather permitting) #BAG60 Anniversary art activity Stop by our art cart and help us imagine what the Gallery will look like 60 years from now (in 2079) by drawing your predictions! 12:00 - 5:00 pm RBC Learning Centre Plant painting with Shinaid McGillivray 60 cheers for 60 years! Explore your inner naturalist by painting using a bouquet of local plants from the Gallery’s surrounding land. The Wolastoq River nourishes the land all around us. Discover the plants and create paintings with your plant-brush! 12:00 - 5:00 pm Education Room Postcard Paintings with Brittany Schuler Create your masterpiece inspired by the collection! Use the gilded postcards to paint in the style of Krieghoff, Turner, or Dali! 12:00 - 5:00 pm Jean E. Irving River Gallery Create shadow puppets inspired by characters in the art works! Use papers and stickers to assemble your puppet on a stick and create your own story to perform. 12:00 - 5:00 pm Gallery-wide sketching Please try out our drawing stations throughout the gallery. Create portraits, landscapes, and abstracts with colour pencils. Free Presentations 3:00 pm Elizabeth A Currie Gallery on the Green Meatball the Cat – A Shadow Adventure Co-Created by Solo Chicken Productions & Grey Rabbit Theatre Co. Performed by Dustyn Forbes and Naomi McGowan. Join our hero Meatball the Cat as they wake up to a beautiful morning in Fredericton and head out for an adventure full of beautiful trees, new friends, and epic views! 3:30 pm Elizabeth A. Currie Gallery on the Green Tutta Musica!!
This event is free and will be accepting optional pay-what-you-may donations for admission.
Fri Sep 25
Sat Sep 26
Sun Sep 27
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Beaverbrook Art Gallery
The Beaverbrook Art Gallery brings art and community together in a dynamic cultural environment dedicated to the highest standards in exhibitions, programming, education and stewardship.
703 Queen Street
This event is wheelchair accessible, and has gender-neutral washrooms.