Drinks with Dali returns April 5, 2012 / Un Verre Avec Dali: de retour le 5 avril 2012

Drinks With Dalí

Thursday, April 5, 2012 5-7pm

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Raffle: Win a Fishing Trip for Two at Larry’s Gulch! / Tombola: Gagnez un voyage de pêche pour deux à Larry’s Gulch

Win a Fishing Trip for Two at Larry’s Gulch

Raffle to support the Beaverbrook Art Gallery’s programs and services

Fredericton, NB, March 26, 2012 – The Beaverbrook Art Gallery is pleased to offer a chance to win a fishing trip for two at Larry’s Gulch on the beautiful Restigouche River near Kedgwick, New Brunswick.

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2012 Christina Sabat Memorial Lecture (recap)

We’ve posted some photos on Facebook from the 14th Annual Christina Sabat Memorial Lecture this past Thursday.

Here’s one of our two guest speakers, author Jane Urquhart and her husband, artist Tony Urquhart:

Jane Urquhart and Tony Urquhart at the 14th Annual Christina Sabat Memorial Lecture (March 22, 2012)

 

You can find more photos here, on our Facebook page.

 

If you’re intrigued by Tony Urquhart’s work, you’ve still got two weeks (well, alright, a little less) to see the exhibition of his work, Ambiguous Geographies: Unearthing The Work Of Tony Urquhart – the last official day of the exhibition will be April 8!

Wax-resist Easter egg painting workshop

Learn to create Easter eggs with the wax-resist method!

On Saturday, March 31st, 2012we’ll be offering a fun workshop teaching you how to use beeswax, dyes, wax tools, and beautiful designs to create your own Easter eggs!

Call (506) 458-2028 or email us at emailbag@beaverbrookartgallery.org to register.

Sabat 2012 – Sneak Peek #1!

Here’s a quick photo of Tony Urquhart preparing for the Sabat lecture tonight:

Artist Tony Urquhart preparing for the 2012 Sabat lecture

 

Check out that view – How amazing do you suppose living or staying there would be?!

Sabat Lecture 2012 – Book signing

Book signing by Jane Urquhart and Tony Urquhart following the lecture tomorrow!

 

(Books available at Gallery shop for purchase)

 

Ticket sales have closed for the dinner tonight, but you can still meet the Urquharts after their (free and public) lecture tomorrow on “A sense of place”! (Click here to read about the lecture topic and our speakers)

Following the lecture (which starts at 7:00 PM), the Urquharts will be signing books. Don’t own your favourite one? We’ve got you covered!

 

Our Gallery Shop has six different titles by or about the Urquharts for you to choose from:

By Jane Urquhart:

The Underpainter

A Map of Glass

The Stone Carvers

 

By or about Tony Urquhart

The catalogue for his exhibition , Ambiguous Geographies (exhibition link)

Off the Wall

Cells of Ourselves

These are available for sale now, so you can skip the shop line-up tomorrow and go straight to the signing! They will, of course, also be for sale all day tomorrow through the end of the signing.

 

See you all tomorrow!

Dinner with the Urquharts, Wednesday March 21, 2012

Join our guests of honour, artist Tony Urquhart and author Jane Urquhart, for an informal dinner on Wednesday, March 21st at the Crowne Plaza Fredericton Lord Beaverbrook!

Tickets are $60 for BAG members, $65 for future members, and includes a three course meal with wine (a vegetarian meal option is available upon request).

Call (506) 458-2028 or visit the Gallery to purchase tickets!