117 8th Ave SW (at Stephen Ave)
Hours: wed-sun 12-6pm during exhibitions
Contemporary Calgary is contributing to a global city of choice by engaging Calgarians with the art of our times through exhibitions, distinguished speaker series, outreach and education programs.
To Jul 30 Utopia Factory, a research and exhibition project comprising three parts: When Form Becomes Attitude, Research Station, and Architecture and National Identity. The project investigates how state-building relates to city-building, while tracing how architecture and monuments inform memory, community-building, and representations of nationhood. Jul 7-Aug 15 WILD, a three-part exhibition, film, and performance art project offering resistant de-colonized and interspecies counter views to problematize frontier narratives. See website for details.
REPRESENTING: With works by Maria Flawia Litwin, Bear Witness, Kotama Bouabane, Morehshin Allahyari, Christian Jankowski, Isabelle Hayeur, Shelagh Keeley, Babak Golkar, Mark Clintberg, Nils Norman, Julian Rosefeldt, Adrian Stimson, and C.D. Hoy.