Portfolio: weekly art listings


Art Gallery of St. Albert

Ojibwa painter Terry McCue offers Ripples of Loss at the gallery. Until this Saturday.

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 this Saturday.

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 tomorrow.

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 new set of the limited edition #YEGCanvas trading cards will be available at EAC events. Until Sun., Dec. 31.


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 today.

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

Spruce Grove-St. Albert MLA Constituency Office

MLA Trevor Horne is once again hosting an art exhibit in his Spruce Grove-St. Albert Constituency office. Artists are from the Art 30 class at Spruce Grove Composite High School and they created a series of works highlighting Indigenous issues in Canada. This year, they focused on the theme of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.

206 McLeod Ave. in Spruce Grove. 780-962-6606 & trevorhorne.albertandpcaucus.ca

Upcoming events and news

Art Battle takes place this Saturday with Stan Haraszkiewicz among the 12 painters in the competitive painting arena for fast-painting, crowd-pleasing creative supremacy. There are three rounds of action with one winner at the end of the evening. It runs 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. on Dec. 2 at Casino Yellowhead, 12464 153 St. in Edmonton. Tickets are $15 to $25 and can be purchased at artbattle.ticketfly.com.
Hidden Talent is celebrating its students’ work with a one-day only event this Sunday. The annual art exhibition takes place on Dec. 3 from 1 to 4 p.m. Hidden Talent is located at #107-25 Chisholm Ave. www.laurawatmough.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.