contemporary art

New exhibits are a modest attempt at a big idea

This January, Modern Fuel unveiled two new exhibits for the winter semester — Ritualia and Untitled (eyelids) .Continue...

Kent Monkman on decolonizing art and history

Artist Kent Monkman delivered a talk on his exhibit “Shame and Prejudice: A Story of Resilience” this weekend to a packed auditorium in Ellis hall.Continue...

“Can Artists Really Save the World?” panel has no easy answers

Some of the foremost names in Canadian contemporary art gathered in the Agnes Etherington Art Centre last Saturday to debate whether or not art could really save the world.Continue...

Agnes funding increases

Taking effect immediately, the Canada Council for the Arts has nearly doubled the Agnes Etherington Art Gallery’s funding from $105, 000 to $200, 000 annually for the next three years.Continue...

A preview of the Agnes' winter exhibition

Located at the heart of Queen’s campus, the Agnes is showing another set of brilliant exhibitions that blend the new and the old.Continue...

Brawn on the lawn

There are three life-sized sculptures made out of chicken wire on the front yard of 448 Bagot St. The spectacle is part of the Swamp Ward Window project that presents artwork in a location for people to pass by everyday and interact with in an unconventional way.Continue...