Portfolio: weekly art listings


Art Gallery of St. Albert

Ojibwa painter Terry McCue offers Ripples of Loss at the gallery starting tomorrow. A special walk-through tour is scheduled for the lunch hour on Thurs., Nov. 16. Until Sat., Dec. 2.

19 Perron St., St. Albert; 780-460-4310; www.artgalleryofstalbert.ca

Visual Arts Studio Association

Jake Joy Mulyk has just opened the exhibit Small Town Living at VASA. Until Sat., Dec. 2.

Luise Mendler-Johnson has a collection called Winter Landscapes showing in the Corridor Gallery. Until Thurs., Dec. 14.

25 Sir Winston Churchill Ave., St. Albert; 780-460-5990. www.vasa-art.com

Musée Héritage Museum

The Michel Band focuses on the family, the injustice and the perseverance of a local Aboriginal band that was the only First Nation in Canada forced to enfranchise but, in doing so, lost their Aboriginal and treaty rights. Until Jan. 7, 2018.

St. Albert Place (5 St. Anne St.); 780-459-1528. www.museeheritage.ca

Youth Gallery at the Arden Theatre

The youth gallery features the work of art students from Paul Kane High School. Until Thurs., Nov. 30.

St. Albert Place (5 St. Anne St.). 780-651-5735; www.artgalleryofstalbert.ca/learning-discovery/teachers-schools/programs/youth-gallery

St. Albert Seniors’ Association

The St. Albert Photography Club has a rotating selection of artistic photographs on display in the foyer area of Red Willow Place.

7 Taché St.; www.stalbertphotoclub.com

YEG Canvas

The Edmonton Arts Council’s third annual public art project shows on various billboard and LRT poster locations throughout the capital city, featuring 135 artworks by 107 artists. Check out David Scott’s work Keep Out, Daniel Evans’ Growth/Decay, and Rick Rogers’ Interdependence, among others. A celebration with the artists will take place on Mon., Nov. 20 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Mile Zero Dance’s Spazio Performativo space, 10816 95 St. A new set of the limited edition #YEGCanvas trading cards will be available at the celebration and other EAC events.

Until Sun., Dec. 31.


Galerie CAVA

Together, Doris Charest, Karen Blanchet, Sabine Lecorre-Moore, Patricia Lortie and Danièle Petit are known as the artist collective called DEVENIR. Their group exhibition Vernissage is now on at the Centre d’arts visuels de l’Alberta’s Espace Exploration (Exploration Space). Until Sat., Nov. 25.

9103 95 Ave. in Edmonton. 780-461-3427; www.galeriecava.com

Muttart Conservatory

Cheryl Moskaluk offers Lightcatchers – the wonder of orchids in perhaps the most appropriate venue for such a show. Until Thurs., Nov. 16.

9626 96A St. in Edmonton. 780-496-8755; www.edmonton.ca

Harcourt House

Daniel Evans presents Turgor, a series of large scale mixed media drawings. Until Sat., Nov. 25.

10215 112 St. in Edmonton. 780-426-4180; www.harcourthouse.ab.ca

Alcove Gallery – Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium

Ten Voices features the photographic and print works of Alberta artists including Candace Makowichuk, Julya Hajnoczky, Wes Bell and Gerry Dotto, among others. Until Wed., Nov. 29.

11455 87 Ave., Edmonton; 780-427-2760 & www.jubileeauditorium.com/InTheCommunity/JubeArt/AlcoveGallery

Upcoming events and news

The Country Craft Fair is everybody’s favourite annual craft sale. There will be vendors aplenty (including studio and guild artists) offering art, food, handcrafted items and much more in the foyer of City Hall and in the studios. Free admission and free parking. It runs Sat., Nov. 18 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 19 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Albert Place. www.sapvac.ca

The Big Lake Artists’ Studios is having its Christmas Open House and Sale on the weekend of Nov. 24 and 25. It’s located at 33 Rayborn Cr. www.facebook.com/BigLakeArtists

The Society of Northern Alberta Print-Artists is having its Members Show and Sale full of original artworks for sale starting next weekend. Its opening event will take place on Sat., Nov. 18 from noon to 5 p.m. It will run until Sat., Dec. 16. www.snapartists.com


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Scott Hayes

Scott Hayes joined the St. Albert Gazette in 2008. Scott writes about the arts, entertainment, movies, culture, community groups, and charities. He also writes general news, features, columns and profiles on people.