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VASA The Visual Arts Studio Association is back in business and the first order is Welcome Back : the VASA resident artists' exhibition. The show features works from the 13 artists whose studios can be found in the Peter Hemingway Centre.


Becoming features works by Wayne Gorman. Opening reception from 6 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 5. Artist will be in attendance along with Indigenous Elder Will Campbell. Until Saturday, Aug. 28.

25 Sir Winston Churchill Ave. 780-460-5990 &

Art Gallery of St. Albert

Drawn Home is the massive new exhibit featuring works by members of the Visual Artists Studio Association, the St. Albert Photography Club, and the Big Lake Artists' Studios. Virtual exhibition tours take place at noon on Tuesday, Aug. 24 and at 2 pm on Friday, Sept. 3. In-Person exhibition tours take place at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 26 and at noon on Friday, Sept. 10. Until Friday, Sept. 18.

The Staircase Gallery will feature the exhibition called Through the Tide by Diana Ohiozebau. Virtual exhibition tours take place at at 2 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 27 and at noon on Tuesday, Sept. 7.

19 Perron St., 780-460-4310;


DY3CORPIA is the third iteration of Dyscorpia: Future Intersections of the Body and Questions. It is being held virtually, hosted in a digital twin of Enterprise Square Galleries, where the first DYSCORPIA exhibition was mounted in 2019. Visit to view work by St. Albert intermedia artist Brad Necyk, and filmmaker, cinematographer, and multimedia artist Aaron Munson, among many others.


The Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services at the University of Alberta is hosting a virtual exhibit in celebration of Pride 2021. The show features 2SLGBTQ+ artists from Greater Edmonton who created "a mosaic that encapsulates the beauty and individuality that lies within each of us" as well as the collective strength they hold as members of the 2SLGBTQ+ community. Featured among the artists is local Dehcho Dene artist Coral Madge, who makes traditional beaded works under the name Big Bear Moccasins. Visit to see the show.


Memory Roth is hosting a pop-up art show at Season's Gift Shop from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Aug. 6 and 7. 8665 McKenney Ave.

Scott Hayes

About the 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.
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