April 11, 2018
Are you passionate about art, science, culture and human history? Considering a career in museums? Volunteer for the University of Alberta Museums!
January 9, 2018
"The Hunter", "Big Bear is Right" and "The Eaglechild" form a dynamic outdoor sculpture exhibition called “Indigenous Methodology and the Rock Grandfather” that can be seen until June 2018.
October 12, 2017
Now that I’ve had a couple of weeks to get started on my Masters of Letters in Museum Studies in Scotland at the University of Aberdeen, I thought it was time to wrap up my contribution to this blog.
October 3, 2017
Sandy and Cécile Mactaggart spent a lifetime collecting rare Asian paintings and textiles – a collection which they began generously donating to the University of Alberta in 2004.
June 29, 2017
Over the course of the summer, this blog will be used to share some of what goes on at the University of Alberta Museums from an intern’s perspective. Follow along with the University of Alberta Museums summer intern!
March 24, 2017
The University of Alberta banner is flying at half-mast in remembrance of Jim Corrigan, Curator of the University of Alberta Art Collection.
February 1, 2017
University of Alberta Museums is set to complete a pilot project in 2017 that will see over 1,000 museum collection objects barcoded in a location tracking project.
November 8, 2016
University of Alberta Museums Seeks Help from the Crowd in Beetle Digitization Effort
August 2, 2016
"Signalos III", by Kosso Eloul (B. 1920 - D. 1995) is the latest impressive work of public art on the University of Alberta North Campus.
November 10, 2015
Retired University of Alberta professor, world-renowned artist Norman Yates is probably not the first individual you would think of being a Second World War veteran.