Guided Tours for Community Groups

See something to think about! Where art makes sense…

See Something to Think About at Art Gallery of Swift CurrentWe invite you and your group to the Art Gallery of Swift Current to participate in informative tours and interactive workshops. With the help of our professional staff, you can collectively engage with art exhibitions to enhance learning in any subject. By enriching your understanding of art, we will help you make sense of what you see.

Discovery Tours:

Sponsored by Saskatchewan Arts Board

Guided explorations of art exhibitions at the gallery. We can shape these tours to fit with any area of interest. Designed to encourage inquiry and to fulfill your experiential learning needs. Tours are conducted by the exhibition facilitators. They usually take 30-45 minutes or more.

Additional Workshops:

Fee: $2.00 per participant (Workshop is optional)

Following the gallery tour, your group may participate in an interactive art-making workshop related to the exhibition. Gallery educators will facilitate exploration of art materials, methods, and concepts. This component may take 30-45 minutes, or more.

How to Book a Discovery Tour & Workshop:

Please book at least one week in advance.
T: 306-778-2736  Email: agscprograms@swiftcurrent.ca

Group tours are available mornings, afternoons, and evenings on weekdays, as well as mornings and afternoons on weekends.

Need a ride?

Art Gallery of Swift Current has two 14-passenger vans to transfer your group to the Gallery and back. City staff are available to drive. Transportation is sponsored by the City of Swift Current. Please request a ride at time of booking.

Extension Program:

Invite us to your space: Qualified, experienced instructors will come to your venue to conduct art workshops with your community group. Activities are designed to give you an enriching experience in art-making, as it relates to any area of interest. Educators will facilitate exploration of art materials, methods, and concepts for all ages. Workshops can be done as a single session or as an ongoing series. Materials and equipment supplied to participants by the Art Gallery.

Number of Participants: Children, maximum 20.  Adults, maximum 14.
Studio space: classroom or other, to be determined at time of booking.

Fees per workshop:

Workshop Fees per group:
Children age 6 to 8  $40 for 1 hour
Children age 9 to 14  $55 for 1½ hours
Adults $150 for 3 hours

Mileage Fee: $0.45 km (beyond Swift Current)

Materials Fee per participant:
Cost depends on the workshop, and is determined at time of booking.
Children’s materials are $5 to $10 each.
Adults’ materials are $10 to $20 each

 

Art Gallery of Swift Current
411 Herbert St. E. Swift Current, SK S9H 1M5
T: 306-778-2736

“Serving Southwest Saskatchewan for 40 years”

Office Hours: Monday to Friday – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Closed over noon hour.

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