Upcoming Events and Programs

Offering programs for every age, the Audain Art Museum is proud to create signature learning experiences based on works in the Permanent Collection and temporary exhibitions. Guided by artists, educators and museum professionals, you will draw inspiration from the Audain Art Museum Permanent Collection and exhibitions from around the world.

Please contact marketing@audainartmuseum.com for more information.

Walk and Talk Tours

Knowledgeable and friendly docents will provide visitors with an introduction to the Audain Art Museum and the treasures that are housed within its picturesque setting. Visitors will be encouraged to explore the galleries afterwards.

One hour tours offered on:
  • Wednesdays at 1:00 pm
  • Thursdays at 3:00 pm
  • Fridays at 3:00 pm
  • Saturdays at 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm
  • Sundays at 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm
Please note:

Private tours are available upon request
From June 10-October 16, 2017, 1pm tours on Saturday and Sundays will be of Edward Burtynsky: The Scarred Earth

Material Mash-up

Summer Art Camp

August 21 - August 25

A wide variety of materials can act as the building blocks for art-making. Thinking outside the box, children will explore the ways in which everyday objects and materials carry meaning with them, using them to create extraordinary, unexpected artworks.

Date: August 21 - August 25, 2017
Cost: $149 + GST per camp. Members receive a 10% discount.
Time: 9am – 12pm: children ages 6-8 | 1 – 4pm: children ages 9-12
Link: Summer Art Camp Registration Form

Audain Fine Artists

August 28 - September 1

Are you the next Emily Carr or Jack Shadbolt? Through the exploration of the innovative styles of various fine artists housed within the Museum, children will hone their artistic practice while boldly experimenting with an array of mediums.

Date: August 28 - September 1, 2017
Cost: $149 + GST per camp. Members receive a 10% discount.
Time: 9am – 12pm: children ages 6-8 | 1 – 4pm: children ages 9-12
Link: Summer Art Camp Registration Form

Meet Our Artists

Graham Gillmore

September 2

Ever wonder about the artists who created the unique treasures found in the Audain Art Museum? Ease your curiosities by joining us each month for a lively conversation with a contemporary artist of our permanent collection as they bring their works of art to life. Discover more about these thought-provoking and engaging creators through the exploration and discussion of their artistic expression.

Graham Gillmore is a Canadian painter best known for his vitriolic use of text as an art form within edgy and often controversial work. Gillmore will provide insights into his work included within our permanent collection, as well as past and current projects.

Date: Saturday September 2, 2017
Time: 2pm

Age: All Ages
Cost: Free for Museum Members and with purchase of Admission

Yoga @ the Audain

September 20

Nourish the soul with a yoga practice set amongst the inspiring artwork of the Audain Art Museum. Qualified yoga instructors will lead you through flowing sessions that center on the confluence of art and yoga. Each session will focus on the energy of a different gallery or artist. Classes are suitable for all levels and take place the third Wednesday of each month.

Date: Wednesday September 20, 2017
Time: 6 - 7:15pm

Cost: $15 + GST
Note: 10% Discount for Members