Borealis Gallery

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Art.History.Events.Tours

Thought-provoking heritage exhibitions and world-class works by renowned Canadian artists await your discovery in our state-of-the-art exhibition space. Join us in the Borealis Gallery, where temporary exhibitions will be featured throughout the year, celebrating our dynamic Canadian identity, our rich history and our cultural diversity.

Current Exhibit

May 16 to September 2, 2019


IFE

Where are the Children? Healing the Legacy of the Residential Schools is a travelling exhibition by the Legacy of Hope Foundation that tells the poignant and painful true story of how Indigenous peoples have been impacted by the Residential School System in Canada.

Open For You to Discover

Past Exhibitions

 2019
Flu

Home Economics: 150 Years of Canadian Hooked Rugs

February 7 to April 23, 2019

 2018
Flu

IN FLEW ENZA: The Spanish Flu Comes to Alberta

October 17, 2018 to January 13, 2019

Snapshots

Snapshots of Canada

July 19 to September 24, 2018

FUR

FUR: The Fabric of our Nation

April 25 to July 3, 2018

Call for Justice

A Call for Justice: Fighting for Japanese Canadian Redress (1977-1988)

January 15 to April 2, 2018

 2017
 Legion Halls

Legion Halls

October 13, 2017 to January 2, 2018

 Dreams

The Dream we form by Being Together

June 29 to October 1

Alberta & The Great War

Alberta & The Great War

February 17 to May 22

Storytellers

Storytellers

December 14, 2016 to February 5

 2016
CD1

Canada: Day 1

August 27 to December 4

Voices

Voices for the Vote

June 6 to August 14

Group of Seven

Alberta and the Group of Seven: teachers, students, and colleagues

February 8 to May 23

 2015
Magna Carta

Magna Carta: Law, Liberty & Legacy

November 23 - December 29