Carla Beerens: A Retrospective Exhibition features works by the late VASA artist Carla Beerens. Until Saturday, Oct. 2.
25 Sir Winston Churchill Ave. 780-460-5990 & vasa-art.com
Art Gallery of St. Albert
Drawn Home is the massive exhibit featuring works by members of the Visual Artists Studio Association, the St. Albert Photography Club, and the Big Lake Artists' Studios. Until Friday, Sept. 18.
The Staircase Gallery will feature the exhibition called Through the Tide by Diana Ohiozebau. Until Nov. 6.19 Perron St., 780-460-4310; artgalleryofstalbert.ca.
AMPLIFY is an exhibit created to celebrate and amplify the voices of contemporary Alberta artists with a focus on notions of identity in their work. It features four local artists who express their perspectives through portraiture and figurative artwork. Look for works by Diana Ohiozebau (the Art Gallery of St. Albert's August artist of the month whose Staircase Gallery show Through the Tide closes in November), along with Elsa Robinson, AJA Louden, and Raneece Buddan.
[email protected] is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a focus on amplifying more voices of Alberta artists and increasing community connection. New exhibits include work from BIPOC artists, Alberta authors, and [email protected] members. Through virtual and in-person programs, artist talks, social media engagement, and multi-sensory exhibit experiences, [email protected] continues to support, inspire and grow a love of the arts while providing a welcoming space for all.
120 - 501 Festival Ave. in Sherwood Park. 780-410-8585; strathcona.ca/gallery501
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 dyscorpia.com/dy3corpia 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 ualberta.ca/ismss/events/pride-week/mosaic.html to see the show.
Mural Massive is a weekend of murals, music, entertainment, drinks, and an underground art auction. It takes place Sept. 10 to 12 and features St. Albert Goop of 7 artist Peter Gegolick, among others. Tickets are $25. 10019 81 Ave. in Edmonton. grindstonetheatre.ca/mural-massive