Upcoming Events


Dear Artists and Friends!

It’s the 5th year for En Plein Air events at the Coutts Centre for Western Canadian Heritage near Nanton, AB. The University of Lethbridge extends an open invitation to all artists to gather one day each month over the Spring and Summer for En Plein Air ’18.

10 am – 5 pm, Sundays: July 22 & August 19

Coffee’s On

Thursday, September 20, 2018, 3 – 4 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. All are welcome.

Free coffee and conversation while taking in the latest exhibition.

Opening Reception: The Everyday Future

Thursday, September 20, 2018, 4 – 6 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Artist: Jose Luis Torres

Knit ‘n’ Knatter

Monday, September 24, 2018, 12 – 1 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. All are welcome.

Free tea or coffee. Learn to knit or share tips.

The Drawing Bar

Thursday, September 27, 2018, 7 – 9 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Materials are provided or bring your own.

Free snacks and a cash bar to go with drawing activities.

Culture Vulture: PRINT

Saturday, September 29, 2018, 11 am – 4 pm
Main Atrium, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. No registration required.

Free cookies, coffee & juice, and exhibition-themed art activity.

Knit ‘n’ Knatter

Monday, October 22, 2018, 12 – 1 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. All are welcome.

Free tea or coffee. Learn to knit or share tips.

The Drawing Bar

Thursday, October 25, 2018, 7 – 9 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Materials are provided or bring your own.

Free snacks and a cash bar to go with drawing activities.

Coffee’s On

Thursday, November 8, 2018, 3 – 4 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. All are welcome.

Free coffee and conversation while taking in the latest exhibition.

Opening Reception: Refugio

Thursday, November 8, 2018, 4 – 6 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Artist: Sarah Fuller

Knit ‘n’ Knatter

Monday, November 19, 2018, 12 – 1 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. All are welcome.

Free tea or coffee. Learn to knit or share tips.

The Drawing Bar

Thursday, November 22, 2018, 7 – 9 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Materials are provided or bring your own.

Free snacks and a cash bar to go with drawing activities.

Culture Vulture: BUILD

Saturday, November 24, 2018, 11 am – 4 pm
Main Atrium, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. No registration required.

Free cookies, coffee & juice, and exhibition-themed art activity.

Knit ‘n’ Knatter

Monday, December 10, 2018, 12 – 1 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. All are welcome.

Free tea or coffee. Learn to knit or share tips.

The Drawing Bar

Thursday, December 13, 2018, 7 – 9 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Materials are provided or bring your own.

Free snacks and a cash bar to go with drawing activities.

Coffee’s On

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 3 – 4 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. All are welcome.

Free coffee and conversation while taking in the latest exhibition.

Opening Reception: Collected By Dr. Margaret (Marmie) Hess: Walter Phillips

Thursday, January 17, 2019, 4 – 6 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Curator: David Smith

Culture Vulture: PAINT

Saturday, January 19, 2019, 11 am – 4 pm
Main Atrium, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. No registration required.

Free cookies, coffee & juice, and exhibition-themed art activity.

Knit ‘n’ Knatter

Monday, January 21, 2019, 12 – 1 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. All are welcome.

Free tea or coffee. Learn to knit or share tips.

The Drawing Bar

Thursday, January 24, 2019, 7 – 9 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Materials are provided or bring your own.

Free snacks and a cash bar to go with drawing activities.

Knit ‘n’ Knatter

Monday, February 25, 2019, 12 – 1 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. All are welcome.

Free tea or coffee. Learn to knit or share tips.

The Drawing Bar

Thursday, February 28, 2019, 7 – 9 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Materials are provided or bring your own.

Free snacks and a cash bar to go with drawing activities.

Coffee’s On

Thursday, March 21, 2019, 3 – 4 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. All are welcome.

Free coffee and conversation while taking in the latest exhibition.

Opening Reception: Annihilation Event

Thursday, March 21, 2019, 4 – 6 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Artist: Louisa Minkin

Culture Vulture: PIN

Saturday, March 23, 2019, 11 am – 4 pm
Main Atrium, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. No registration required.

Free cookies, coffee & juice, and exhibition-themed art activity. Pins are $3 or $5 for 2.

Knit ‘n’ Knatter

Monday, March 25, 2019, 12 – 1 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. All are welcome.

Free tea or coffee. Learn to knit or share tips.

The Drawing Bar

Thursday, March 28, 2019, 7 – 9 pm
Hess Gallery, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Materials are provided or bring your own.

Free snacks and a cash bar to go with drawing activities.

Culture Vulture: DYE

Saturday, April 20, 2019, 11 am – 4 pm
Main Atrium, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. No registration required.

Free cookies, coffee & juice, and exhibition-themed art activity. Pins are $3 or $5 for 2.

Culture Vulture: GROW

Saturday, May 11, 2019, 11 am – 4 pm
Main Atrium, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. No registration required.

Free cookies, coffee & juice, and exhibition-themed art activity.

Culture Vulture: TRANSFORM

Saturday, June 1, 2019, 11 am – 4 pm
Main Atrium, Level 6, Centre for the Arts

Admission is free. No registration required.

Free cookies, coffee & juice, and exhibition-themed art activity.