Exhibition – Canada and Germany: Partners from Immigration to Innovation

The German-Canadian Centre for Innovation and Research (GCCIR) will host the “Canada and Germany: Partners from Immigration to Innovation” exhibition at Enterprise Square. The exhibition was curated by the Embassy and Consulate of the Federal Republic of Germany in Canada for the purpose of celebrating the 150th anniversary of Canada, as well as the long and positive relationship between the two countries.

The Exhibition will be in Edmonton from the 4th until the 27th of October.

Regular opening hours are as follows:

Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri – 11am to 5pm

Thu – 11am to 7pm

Sat – 12pm to 5pm

Sun – closed

Thanksgiving Monday closed

Location: Gallery Space on the main floor of Enterprise Square, 10230 Jasper Ave.

Entrance is free of charge.

The GCCIR will host other activities on Tuesday evenings during the time that the exhibition is in Edmonton. Please register on Eventbrite for the following events:

Oct 10: Chemistry of Beer – Tasting

If you would like to find out more about the art, history and chemistry of Beer then join Professor Dietmar Kennepohl’s beer tasting and lecture.

Oct 17: “Die Vermessung der Welt” Film Screening

Measuring the World

Germany in the early 19th century. “Die Vermessung der Welt” follows two brilliant and eccentric scientists: the geographer Alexander von Humboldt and the mathematician Carl Friedrich Gauss on their life paths.

Oct 24: “Almanya – Willkommen in Deutschland” Film Screening

Almanya – Welcome to Germany

The story of three generations of a Turkish immigrant family. The tragic comedy dramatizes the question of identity and belonging for former Turkish guest workers in Germany and their descendants.