Portfolio: weekly art listings


Art Gallery of St. Albert

Birds, Bees and Ambergris features sculptures by Gerri Harden. An exhibition tour will take place on Thursday, July 19, at 12:05 p.m. Until Saturday, 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

Jay Bigam presents Convection. Until Saturday, July 28.

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. Until Sunday, Aug. 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 St. Albert Catholic High School student Mary Babichuk, the winner of this year’s Elsa Zahar Award. Until the end of August.

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

St. Albert Public Library

Photographer and author Alexis Marie Chute presents Joy, a series of photographs on display throughout the library in conjunction with the July ArtWalk. Until Saturday, July 28.

780-459-1530; www.sapl.ca

Bookstore on Perron

St. Albert Painters Guild members Melanie Hsiao, Susan Berwald and Brigitte Rieckmann will have works on display in Gallery 7 in the back of the bookstore in conjunction with the July ArtWalk. Until Saturday, July 28.

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

The Collective

The Collective is featuring Abstract Art by Jules in conjunction with the July ArtWalk.

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

Confections Cake Co.

The downtown business is featuring the artwork of Stephanie Kapteyn in conjunction with the July ArtWalk.

#140, 15 Perron St. 587-873-6502 & www.facebook.com/confectionscakeco

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, part of the Alberta Foundation for the Arts’ Travelling Exhibition (TREX) program. Until Saturday, 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.


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

Dow Centennial Centre

VASA artist Frances Pelletier’s new show Emergence is on display at the Alberta Lottery Fund Art Gallery. Until Tuesday, July 31.

8700 84 St. in Fort Saskatchewan. 780-992-6406 & www.fortsask.ca/residents/culture/art/art-gallery

Faculty of Extension, U of A

Angelica Lynch presents her graduation exhibit in this month-long show downtown. Until Monday, Aug. 6.

10230 Jasper Ave. in Edmonton

McMullen After Hours Gallery

Bette Lisitza has an exhibit in the gallery found in the Stollery Children’s Hospital. Until Friday, Aug. 31.

8440 112 St. in Edmonton.

Art on the Inside Gallery

Suzan Berwald offers her landscape show When Calls the Land. The gallery is inside the Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital. Until Wednesday, Aug. 29.

10230 111 Ave. in Edmonton.

Upcoming events and news

ArtWalk returns to locations both inside and outside all around the Perron District on Thursdays, Aug. 2 and Sept. 6. www.artwalkstalbert.com


About Author

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.