Founded in 2012 by Jim and Susan Hill, Esker Foundation is a non-profit contemporary art gallery located in Calgary, Alberta. Esker presents exhibitions, engaging and accessible educational programs, online and print publications, and supports new artistic production.


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Start On:May 12th, 2021

Featured Exhibition

Yvonne Kustec: The Garden

February 8 - June 6, 2021

Within The Garden a human figure transforms into a dense landscape, overrun by flora and fauna. Drawing on the long history of floral work in clay, Kustec works to honour both the tradition of the craft and the delicacy and resiliency of nature through recreating its intricacies. Her…

Featured Program

Watch | Artist Talk with Fin Simonetti

Watch and listen to artist Fin Simonetti talk about her work and practice, as well as her current exhibition, An Appeal to Heaven. Simonetti works with sculpture, installation, drawing and music to investigate the uneasy terrain among our desire for

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