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Agnes Etherington Art Centre

Agnes Etherington Art Centre

36 University Ave, Kingston, Ontario
(613) 533-2190
http://agnes.queensu.ca/

Agnes Etherington Art Centre is a research‐intensive art museum located on the historic campus of Queen’s University. It illuminates the great artistic traditions of the past and the innovations of the present through year-round programs of exhibitions and outreach activities stage across eight beautiful galleries, the Biéler Studio, and assorted public spaces including the gracious period rooms of the historic Etherington House. As a space of display, innovation and exchange, the Agnes is an experiential learning space for diverse disciplines at Queen’s, and the public gallery for Kingston region. Its superb collections—numbering 16,000 works―include cutting edge contemporary art and fine examples of Canadian historical art, Indigenous art and artifacts, and material culture including an unusual collection of Canadian Historical Dress and the Lang Collection of African Art. The Bader Collection, focusing on Rembrandt and his school, centres on nearly 200 paintings from the Dutch Golden Age, including two beautiful portrait studies by Rembrandt.

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  • A Great Addition to the Queen's Campus
    guestBook Guestbook/ MadeleineSBD18/ Aug 25, 2015

    The Agnes Etherington Art Centre on Queen's Campus is an amazing art refuge and adds a lot to the education of the Queen's Community.

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Agnes Etherington Art Centre

Agnes Etherington Art Centre

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  • A Great Addition to the Queen's Campus
    guestBook Guestbook/ MadeleineSBD18/ Aug 25, 2015

    The Agnes Etherington Art Centre on Queen's Campus is an amazing art refuge and adds a lot to the education of the Queen's Community.

Agnes Etherington Art Centre is a research‐intensive art museum located on the historic campus of Queen’s University. It illuminates the great artistic traditions of the past and the innovations of the present through year-round programs of exhibitions and outreach activities stage across eight beautiful galleries, the Biéler Studio, and assorted public spaces including the gracious period rooms of the historic Etherington House. As a space of display, innovation and exchange, the Agnes is an experiential learning space for diverse disciplines at Queen’s, and the public gallery for Kingston region. Its superb collections—numbering 16,000 works―include cutting edge contemporary art and fine examples of Canadian historical art, Indigenous art and artifacts, and material culture including an unusual collection of Canadian Historical Dress and the Lang Collection of African Art. The Bader Collection, focusing on Rembrandt and his school, centres on nearly 200 paintings from the Dutch Golden Age, including two beautiful portrait studies by Rembrandt.

36 University Ave, Kingston, Ontario
(613) 533-2190
http://agnes.queensu.ca/
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