Northern Reflections

Dec, Monday 24

All Day Event

Various Downtown Locations

www.budsofbuds.com
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Northern Reflections

Between November 13 - December 31st, Calgarians will have the unique opportunity to
participate in and engage with an immersive art experience unlike any other. Buds of
Buds Collective will be hosting their second annual Northern Reflections urban art
gallery through a series of painted windows that uses Augmented Reality (AR)
technology to animate each window through smartphone devices. The series will be
created by a variety of local artists and will stretch throughout Calgary’s downtown core,
showcasing many participating local businesses and transforming the city streets into a
grand urban art-walk.

Augmented Reality (AR) adds graphics, sounds, touch and feedback into what we
already see in front of us, through a device like an app on your phone. AR uses an
existing display and overlays virtual information on top of it. You’ve probably already
encountered AR without even realizing it - think Snapchat filters and Pokémon GO.
Unlike Virtual Reality (VR) which transports you to a different world, AR transforms your
own personal reality and perspective.

For all mural locations, visit the website above.
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Hamlet: A Ghost Story

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Vertigo Theatre - 115 9 Ave SE

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Might As Well Be Dead: A Nero Wolfe Mystery, Adapted by Joseph Goodrich, from the novel by Rex Stout.

March 20, 2019

Eleven years ago, wealthy businesswoman Mrs. Herrold tossed her only son Paul out onto the streets t... Read More

Vertigo Theatre - 115 9 Ave SE

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The Shadow of Gold - Film Screening + Q+A

March 20, 2019

Filmed in Canada (Mount Polley, B.C.), the U.S., U.K., Dubai, China, Peru and the DRC, The Shadow of... Read More

07:00 pm - 09:30 pm

Globe Cinema, 617 8 Ave SW

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Art & Galleries

Christian Dior @ the Glenbow

March 20, 2019

In Calgary’s first major international fashion exhibition, visitors will experience a selection of b... Read More

09:00 am - 05:00 pm

Glenbow Museum - 130 9 Ave SE

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Janet Wang / Peep Show

March 20, 2019

TRUCK Contemporary Art and The Calgary Public Library present Peep Show by Janet Wang, an ode to the... Read More

09:00 am - 06:00 pm

The Calgary Central Library, 800 3 St SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0E7

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ProArts presents FREE Storytelling concert

March 20, 2019

Having told stories nationally and internationally for over 40 years, Allan Merovitz has won many fa... Read More

12:00 pm - 01:00 pm

Cathedral Church, corner of 1 Street and 7 Ave SE

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Christian Dior @ the Glenbow

March 21, 2019

In Calgary’s first major international fashion exhibition, visitors will experience a selection of b... Read More

09:00 am - 05:00 pm

Glenbow Museum - 130 9 Ave SE

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Janet Wang / Peep Show

March 21, 2019

TRUCK Contemporary Art and The Calgary Public Library present Peep Show by Janet Wang, an ode to the... Read More

09:00 am - 06:00 pm

The Calgary Central Library, 800 3 St SE, Calgary, AB T2G 0E7

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Christian Dior @ the Glenbow

March 22, 2019

In Calgary’s first major international fashion exhibition, visitors will experience a selection of b... Read More

09:00 am - 05:00 pm

Glenbow Museum - 130 9 Ave SE

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