Lectures & Presentations

Information about upcoming lectures, artist or curator tours and talks, and other presentations.

Upcoming Lectures and Presentations

We Will Remember: First World War Centennial
8 november, 2018

From Classrooms to Landscapes: Youth, Commemoration, and Memory

Fredericton High School students, Olivia Rowinski and Daniel Holmes, share experiences, impressions, and reflections of the Gregg Centre Professional History Development Tour of France and Flanders during the summer of 2018. 

They will also speak about their experience researching members of the Fredericton community, Guy Randolph Yerxa and Everett Meredith Kirk, who were killed during the Great War, as part of the Fredericton Soldier Biography History Initiative.

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Centennial – Sentinel. Presentation by Fredericton Calithumpians
11 november, 2018

Fredericton Intergenerational Theatre Squad (FITS) presents “Centennial Sentinel”, a short recital of poems and songs commemorating the end of World War One. This performance will be in conjunction with an exhibition in the Orientation Gallery commemorating the centennial of the end of “the War to End all Wars”.

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Curator Crunch
14 november, 2018

Free lunchtime presentations at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery

Join Manager of Collections and Exhibitions John Leroux each month for an exciting, intimate, and fast-paced look at artworks on display. Designed to comfortably fit in your lunch break, these short presentations on artistic treasures are open to everyone. See what these artworks say, and how they connect us with the world – how’s that for “food for thought”?

In November: Terror! At the Gallery

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Time: 12:15 PM

pARTage: Noémie DesRoches
18 november, 2018

This free program brings artists and guests together in French-language conversations about art and creativity. Presentations may include everything from lectures and readings to musical and dance performances, and more!

Nov 18: Noémie DesRoches, Episodic memory creating form and content

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Time: 3:00 PM

Author Talk: Wendy McLeod MacKnight
22 november, 2018

Author Wendy McLeod MacKnight on another way of looking at art, and how she came to write The Frame-Up, her ‘love letter’ to the Beaverbrook Art Gallery.

Admission by donation, and all are welcome to attend.

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