Art Gallery of Alberta

Registered Name: Art Gallery of Alberta Society

Business Number: 119230902RR0001

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Did you know that the Art Gallery of Alberta, founded in 1924, is both the oldest cultural institution in Alberta and is a non-governmental charitable organization? We are also the only museum exclusively dedicated to the presentation and preservation of visual arts in Alberta and have a Collection of over 6,000 works of art in our permanent Collection! 

For over 90 years, the AGA has worked to create generations of Albertans who know and care about art with our dynamic exhibitions and education programs. When you donate to the AGA, you are supporting a central gathering place for all Albertans to learn, explore and practice art. Moreover, you are supporting our Collection and helping to create opportunities for both established and emerging artists, who make us proud to live and work in Alberta.

Collecting is central to the Art Gallery of Alberta’s role as an active resource and research facility for the Alberta community and broader public. It is through the generosity of donors that the AGA has built, and continues to grow, one of the most important Collections of visual art in western Canada. Want to know more about the contents of our wonderful Collection and how it came to be? Visit

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