Art Gallery of St. Albert
Snag is an exhibit of works by Wes Bell. Opening reception on Saturday, Nov. 9, from 2:30 to 5 p.m. The artist will be in attendance and will be giving a short artist talk at 3 p.m. Until Saturday, Nov. 30.
The Vault will feature Photos from the War in Afghanistan by St. Albert photographer David Bowering. Until Friday, Nov. 15.
Please note that the gallery will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 11, for Remembrance Day.
19 Perron St., 780-460-4310; artgalleryofstalbert.ca
Visual Arts Studio Association
The Veil is an exhibit by Karen Blanchet. Opening reception starting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7. The artist will be in attendance. Until Saturday, Nov. 30.
Elizabeth Meetsma has an exhibit in the Corridor Gallery through November.
25 Sir Winston Churchill Ave., St. Albert; 780-460-5990, vasa-art.com
Exhibit of recent acquisitions to the City of St. Albert Permanent Public Art Collection featuring works by Jessica Plattner, Gerry Dotto, Rayma Peterson, Borys Tarasenko. Until Thursday, Dec. 12.43 St. Thomas St. 780-470-2059 & the-collective.ca
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., stalbertphotoclub.com
Memory Roth is hosting an exhibit featuring her new painting series called Flower Power Minis. Until Saturday, Nov. 30.
#50, 200 St. Albert Trail. 780-458-3585 & funkypetals.com
Musée Morinville Museum
The Morinville Art Club has a rotating selection of art on display.
10010 101 St. in Morinville; 780-572-5585, museemorinvillemuseum.com
Lotus Art Gallery
Caprice features DDK (Doris Charest, Danièle Petit, and Karen Blanchet) with their abstract collection including a collaborative painting completed by all three artists. Opening reception runs from 7 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9. Artists will be in attendance for the opening and will stay on for All is Bright on 124th Street from 4 to 8 p.m.
10321 124 Ave. in Edmonton. 587-409-8150 & lotusartgallery.com
Women’s Art Museum
The DEVENIR collective (Doris Charest, Danièle Petit, Karen Blanchet, Sabine Lecorre-Moore, and Patricia Lortie) offer their latest exhibition, a work in progress called Stitched Time. Opening reception from 6:30 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 14. Artists will be in attendance and will offer a presentation during that time. Until Wednesday, Dec. 11.
200, 8627 rue Marie-Anne Gaboury (91 Street) in Edmonton. 780-462 0502, ext 7 & wamsoc.ca
Shaping Alberta is a juried group exhibit that shares 10 Alberta artists' visual perspective on life and creativity. It reminds us how significant our environment/personal landscape is to us all and what we see and do every day shapes us personally. It also shapes our communities and our cultural identity. It’s a partnership between CARFAC Alberta and the Friends of the Alberta Jubilee Auditoria Society. The exhibit features St. Albert artists Jennifer Conneely and David Scott, along with Ilse Anysas-Salkauskas, Kelly Boreson-Charland, Norman Burnham White, Margriet Hogue, Debbie.lee Miszaniec, Tatianna O'Donnell, Sherry Richardson, and Rene Thibault. Until Sunday, Nov. 24.
The Kaasa Gallery is located in the lower lobby of the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 87 Ave. in Edmonton. 780-427-2760 & jubileeauditorium.com/edmonton
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.
Upcoming events and news
Father Douglas will be one of the featured artists in the Art Gallery of Alberta's Small Works Sale opening Thursday, Nov. 7, and running until Jan. 11, 2020. Look for it in the community gallery adjoining the Art Rental & Sales Gallery on the lower level. The AGA is located at 2 Sir Winston Churchill Sq. in Edmonton. 780-425-5379 & youraga.ca
The Big Lake Artists' Studios and Hidden Talent Art School will be hosting a joint open house with Show and Sale featuring paintings, mixed media, custom mosaics, handmade journals, marbled paper, silk scarves, cards, prints, and more. Admission is free but non-perishable food items will be accepted at the door for the St. Albert Food Bank. Saturday, Nov. 9 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 33 Rayborn Cr. 780-200-0112, facebook.com/BigLakeArtists
Order & Chaos is the next Minbid Underground Art Auction event and it will be held in celebration of the event's sixth anniversary. Attendees are encouraged to choose a side and dress in light or dark (i.e. conformed or chaotic clothing) to help activate the event. There will be live art, music, drinks, and an electric art auction featuring MINBID’s emerging artist roster and a live performance by GODDESSA. More music and artist information will be announced soon. The event runs from 9 p.m. to midnight on Friday, Nov. 15 at Vignettes, 10420 103 Ave. in Edmonton. minbid.ca
The Country Craft Fair is ready for its massive annual event with more than 100 local artisans offering their products including bath, body, Christmas, décor, fibre, floral, food, glass, jewelry, painting, paper, photography, pottery, quilting, and wood products. Now marking its 34th year, the St. Albert Place Visual Arts Council’s fair runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 17. St. Albert Place. Free parking and free admission. www.sapvac.ca