Agnes Etherington Art Centre

Societal dialogue

A true artist is always deeply involved in facilitating and fostering a dialogue with society.Continue...

Surrealist figures

Art can start a revolution. So can artists.Continue...

Foundations reconstructed

Art for art’s sake is still art, though not the most popular kind.Continue...

Bodily ornamentation

The Agnes' newest exhibit explores human desire to adorn the body.Continue...

Agnes’ ‘Drift: Art and Dark Matter’ explores the unseen matter of our universe

Although the exploration of dark matter is commonly regarded as a scientific pursuit, a new exhibition at the Agnes Etherington Art Centre explores the relationship between astroparticle physics and art.Continue...

The Agnes Etherington Art Centre reopens to the public

After Kingston moved back to the green zone, the Agnes Etherington Art Centre reopened to the public on Feb. 20with a maximum capacity of 41.Continue...

Decolonizing the Agnes Art Centre: in conversation with Emelie Chhangur

In October, Emelie Chhangur became the new director and curator of the Agnes after 17 years as curator at the Art Gallery of York (AGYU). In an interview with The Journal , she discussed how she’s committed to fostering diversity and inclusivity at Queen’s, reimagining the Art Centre’s approach to curation.Continue...

Agnes reopens with safety measures

Agnes staff weren’t thrilled when they had to close their doors in March due to the pandemic, but on July 7, the art museum reopened with precautions.Continue...

Agnes revitalization will include dedicated areas for Indigenous communities

­ Twenty years after its last expansion, the Agnes will be renovated into one of the largest University Art Museums in Canada.Continue...

January in the Agnes

This month, the Agnes is welcoming eight new exhibits.Continue...

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