Travel

Urban attractions

Quilts and clowns

KARIN MARLEY April 12 2004
Travel

Urban attractions

Quilts and clowns

KARIN MARLEY April 12 2004

Urban attractions

Quilts and clowns

KARIN MARLEY

Royal B.C. Museum, Victoria, July 10-Oct. 31 Eternal Egypt: Masterworks of Ancient Art, from the British Museum www.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca Vancouver Art Gallery, June 5-Sept. 6 Andy Warhol: Prints and Drawings www.vanartgallery.bc.ca Odyssium, Edmonton, July 1-Sept. 30 Climate Change Exhibit www. odyssium. com

Art Gallery of Calgary, May 27-Aug. 28 The Basement Show, work by five Canadian artists including Attila Richard Lukács www.artgallerycalgary. com Winnipeg Art Gallery, May 16-Aug. 15 Six Continents of Quilts www.wag.mb.ca Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, June 12-Sept. 12 Turner Whistler Monet: Impressionist Visions www.ago.net

WHERE TO STAY In addition to the 126-site campground at Dinosaur Provincial Park, a favourite family spot is the Best Western Jurassic Inn in Drumheller.

WHERE TO EAT: Sizzling House Restaurant is renowned for its authentic Chinese food and inexpensive lunchtime buffets.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: www.canadianbadlands com 1-866-823-8100)

National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, June 25-Sept. 19 The Great Parade: Portrait of the Artist as Clowm works by Degas, Picasso, Chagall, Léger www.musee.beaux-arts.ca Canadian Museum of Civilization, Gatineau, Que., June 11-March 28, 2005 Once in French America: a celebration of the 400th anniversary of French settlement www. civiliza ti on. ca Musée de la Civilisation, Quebec City, until Jan. 2, 2005 Astérix and the Romans: the cartoon character guides visitors through a Gaulish village www.mcq.org

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, May 6-Aug. 29 Jean Cocteau: Enfant Terrible: works by the provocative French filmmaker and artist www.mbam.qc.ca Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax, June 12-Sept. 6 Masters of the Sea: Tall Ship Portraits from the Age of Sail www. museum, go v. ns. ca/mma Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, May 1-Sept. 5 Sixteenth-Century Italian Drawings: the Century of Mannerism: Raphael, Caravaggio et al. www.bea verbrookartgallery.org