I was very fortunate to have been raised in a home that valued artwork. Growing up, I underestimated the impact that those drawings, paintings, photographs, prints, and sculptures had on me and my memories of those places. The appreciation of art as an important element in the home would support my personal and professional goals; … Continued
Sara Dickinson is the Senior Manager of Educational Outreach here at the Art Gallery of Hamilton. She brought her established “Learning Through the Arts” program to the AGH in 2018, and has made significant strides in expanding the Gallery’s educational outreach throughout Hamilton. I sat down with Sara to discuss her work growing arts education … Continued
As a city rich with incredible arts and culture organizations, Hamilton can often overwhelm us with choices of places to go and things to see! With so many options at hand, we thought we’d share some of our favourites. Whether you’re wandering downtown or looking for a fun day trip, consider these great destinations and … Continued
Tobi Bruce is the Director, Exhibitions and Collections & Senior Curator here at the Art Gallery of Hamilton. Working with public art collections for over twenty years, Tobi’s most-recent curated exhibition is The Collection Continues: A Quarter Century of Collecting, which opened June 21 alongside THIS IS SERIOUS: Canadian Indie Comics, This is Moving: Illustration … Continued
Throughout our 105th year, we look to celebrate the everyday achievements of our organization. This past year, like every year prior, we have worked hard to provide an artistic hub Hamiltonians finds accessible and proud to call their own. We are consistently thankful and humbled by the immense support from communities local, regional, national, and … Continued
As the end of Volunteer Appreciation Week draws near, we would like to take this opportunity to sincerely thank our 120+ volunteers, without whom, the AGH would not be what it is today. This year the AGH turns 105 years old, and for the first 33 years of that history, the organization was entirely volunteer-run. … Continued
Find out what all the hullaballoo was about at the AGH this past weekend! Our Annual Fundraising Gala, AGH Splash, was a swirling success.