Portfolio: weekly art listings


Art Gallery of St. Albert

Birds, Bees and Ambergris features sculptures by Gerri Harden. Exhibition tours will take place on Thursday, June 21 and Thursday, July 19 at 12:05 p.m. Until Sat., July 28.

The gallery has relocated to its temporary space during extensive renovations. #100, 6D Perron St. 780-460-4310; www.artgalleryofstalbert.ca

Visual Arts Studio Association

Rick Rogers, Miles Constable, Peter Gegolick, Lisa Liusz, John Labots, Connie Osgood, Garrett Plummer, Howard Prudden, Reece Schulte, Janet Sutanto, and Randall Talbot are the Goop of 7 and they will be presenting Panel Discussion. Until Sat., June 30.

Not Just a Landscape by Doris Charest is exhibiting in the Corridor Gallery. Until Fri., July 13.

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

Musée Héritage Museum

Take Your Best Shot is the museum’s annual youth photo exhibit. This year’s theme is My St. Albert. The works will appear alongside a feature wall of images by one of St. Albert’s renowned professional photographers, Victor Post. Opening reception on Saturday from 3 to 5 p.m. Artists will be in attendance. Until Sunday, August 12.

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 École Secondaire Sainte Marguerite d’Youville. Until this Friday.

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

St. Albert Public Library

Ojibwe artist Donna Lynn Debassige Brinkworth has an exhibit of her paintings on display throughout the library in conjunction with the June ArtWalk. Until Saturday, June 30.

780-459-1530; www.sapl.ca

Bookstore on Perron

St. Albert Painters Guild members Susan Scott, Dolly Bolen, Kateryna Young, and Laurena Beirnes will have works on display in Gallery 7 in the back of the bookstore in conjunction with the June ArtWalk. Until the end of the month.

7 Perron St. 780-458-3155; www.bookstoreonperron.com

The Collective

Max Quilliam will have works on display in conjunction with the June ArtWalk. Until the end of the month.

#100, 43 St. Thomas St. 780-470-2059; www.stalbert.ca/city/collective

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

Visual Arts Alberta – CARFAC

Max Quilliam is one of the exhibiting artists for Re-Imaging Normal, is part of the Alberta Foundation for the Arts’ Travelling Exhibition (TREX) program. Until Sat., July 21.

3rd floor of the Harcourt House Building, 10215 112 St. in Edmonton. 780-421-1731; www.carfacalberta.com

YEG Canvas

The new rotation of artworks is now on display for the Edmonton Arts Council’s third annual public art project. Look for new works on various billboard and LRT poster locations throughout the capital city. VASA artist Rick Rogers’ work Interdependence can be found on an Edmonton billboard at 50 Street south of 72 Avenue on the east side facing north. A new set of the limited edition #YEGCanvas trading cards will also be available at EAC events.


Alberta Branded

Façonner is the new showcase of artistic talent from across the province featuring 10 different artists including Doris Charest. Until January 2019.

The Legislative Assembly Visitor Centre is found on the main floor of the Edmonton Federal Building, 9820 107 St. in Edmonton. 780-422-3982; www.assembly.ab.ca/visitorcentre/abBranded.html

Harcourt House Artist Run Centre

In Search of the Human Essence: Humankind at the Beginning of the 21st Century is the 30th annual Harcourt House Members’ Exhibition and Sale, held in conjunction with Harcourt’s open house and with THE WORKS Art & Design Festival. The exhibition will be presented in Harcourt’s Art Incubator and Main galleries. Until Sat., July 14.

3rd Floor, 10215 112 St. in Edmonton. 780-426-4180; www.harcourthouse.ab.ca

Alcove Gallery: Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium

VASA artist Carleen Ross presents Green with Envy. Opening reception on Sun., June 24 from 2 to 4 p.m. Artist will be in attendance. Until Thurs., June 28.

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

Strathcona County Art Gallery @ 501

VASA artist Suzan Berwald will be one of the artists participating in the Strathcona Salon Series. Reception to be held tomorrow at 7 p.m. Artists will be in attendance. Until Sat., June 23.

#120, 501 Festival Ave. in Sherwood Park. 780-410-8585; www.strathcona.ca/recreation-events/arts-and-culture/art-gallery-501

Upcoming events and news

ArtWalk returns on Thursday, July 5 to locations both inside and outside all around the Perron District from 6 to 8:30 p.m. including many street artists. There are eight gallery locations including new spot Confections Cake Co. Future ArtWalk dates are August 2 and September 6. www.artwalkstalbert.com

THE WORKS Art & Design Festival is North America’s largest free outdoor art and design festival. It will feature 50 exhibits at 30 venues throughout Edmonton’s downtown and around the city, plus live performances on The Works Street Stage (Capital Plaza on the Alberta Legislature Grounds) from noon to 9:30 p.m. every day, and more than 300 special events including tours, receptions, and demonstrations. It runs from Thursday, June 21 to Tuesday, July 3. www.theworks.ab.ca

The Whyte Avenue Art Walk arrives July 6 to 8. www.art-walk.ca


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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.