Categories: Arts & Culture

Portfolio: weekly art listings

St. Albert Photography Club member Hedy Bach's vibrant land and skyscape Fleeting is one of the club's new photos on display at Red Willow Place.

Art Gallery of St. Albert

Nathalie Daoust, Florin Hategan and Edwin Janzen present Outrospectives starting tomorrow. Until Sat., Jan. 27, 2018.

The gallery has relocated to its temporary new space during extensive renovations.

100, 6D Perron St. 780-460-4310; www.artgalleryofstalbert.ca

Visual Arts Studio Association

The VASA All Members’ Winter Show is on with works by Al Anderson, Andrew Raczynski, Bruce Allen, Carol Brown, Connie Osgood, Crystal MacEachern, Doris Charest, Dunni George, Frances Pelletier, Gail Seemann, Helen Rogers, Igor Postash, Julie Daly, Kathryn Murray, Linda Corbett, Luise Mendler-Johnson, Miles Constable, Pam Baergen, Pat Trudeau, Peg McPherson, Royce Johnson, Suzan Berwald, Victoria Armstrong, and Wanda Resek. Until Sat., Jan. 27, 2018.

Luise Mendler-Johnson has a collection called Winter Landscapes showing in the Corridor Gallery. Until tomorrow.

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 students who won the most recent Lions Club Peace Poster contest. Until Tues., Jan. 2, 2018.

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


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 and trevorhorne.albertandpcaucus.ca

McMullen Gallery

The U of A Hospital gallery’s Holiday Show & Sale features the works of Father Douglas along with Gordon Adams, Joyce Boyer, Sylvia Grist, Keiskamma Canada, Gordon Johnston, Benjamin Oswald, David Shkolny, Peter Shostak, and Vikki Wiercinski. Until Thurs., Dec. 21.
8440 112 St. 780-407-7152 and www.friendsofuah.org/mcmullen-gallery

Spazio Performativo

In conjunction with a special event put on by Mile Zero Dance, photographer Candace Makowichuk has an exhibit of some of her new  works from her artist residency with the City of Edmonton Cemeteries. How to Say Goodbye: An Obituary for Canadian History is a special event this weekend featuring performances by Nicole Marie Schafenacker and Ashley Johnson, Mpoe Mogale, Brandon Wint, Adesewa Adeleye, and Lebogang Disele, Lady Vanessa Cardona, Bridget Jessome, and Bad Buddy. The event starts at 8 p.m. on Saturday. Tickets are free but donations are welcome and all proceeds will be given to the Bissell Centre. Makowichuk also has art on display at Mile Zero Dance until Sat., Jan. 20, 2018.

Visual Arts Alberta

Alberta Sculpts is the Sculptors’ Association of Alberta Winter Show & Sale featuring the beautiful and unusual two- and three-dimensional artworks of Carroll Charest, Helen Rogers and Sharon Moore-Foster along with Annique Comeau, Beata Kurpinski, Dale Smith, Ellie Shuster, Yong Fei Guan, Fran Cuyler, Ivano Ongaro, Keith Turnbull, Krista Acheson, Larry Andreoff, Marjorie Davies, Richard & Carol Selfridge, Ritchie Velthuis, Robert Woodbury, and Zazo J. Hajdu.

Until Sat., Jan. 27, 2018. Please note: the gallery will be closed from this Saturday until it reopens on Wed., Jan. 3, 2018.

Third Floor, 10215 – 112 St. in Edmonton. 780-421-1731 and www.visualartsalberta.com

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.