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Participating artists: Nicole Baxter, Linda Chow, Robin Dupont, Milt Fischbein, Matt Gould, Terry Hildebrand, Brad Keys, Eveline Kolijn, Diane Krys, Darren Petersen, Jean-Claude and Talar Prefontaine, Shona Rae and Simon Wroot.

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Alberta Craft Blog

Wednesday
Sep062017

Landmarks Featured by Vue Weekly

Alberta Craft Feature Exhibition Landmarks is featured in the Vue Weekly article Through the Glasswork (August 31, 2017). Landmarks is an examination of the prairie landscape by glass artists Julia Reimer, Tyler Rock and Katherine Russell.

Landmarks runs from September 2 - December 24 at the Alberta Craft Feature Gallery in Edmonton.

Read the article here.

Wednesday
Sep062017

cSPACE King Edward Featured by Galleries West

The article Former Calgary School Becomes Arts Utopia in the September 1, 2017 edition of Galleries West is about cSPACE King Edward, the innovative art hub and home of Alberta Craft Gallery - Calgary.

Read the article here.

Wednesday
Sep062017

ACC Staff Update: Hello & Goodbye

The ACC thanks Ruta Nichol for her great contribution to the ACC over the past 3 years. Ruta excelled at wearing many hats including in her main roles as Discovery Gallery Coordinator and Magazine Designer. We wish Ruta well as she begins her new position at Harcourt House Artist Run Centre.

We're happy to welcome Allison Lilly to the team. With an educational background in arts and culture administration, she is a great addition to the Communications and Exhibition team at the Edmonton Gallery.

Wednesday
Aug092017

Julia Reimer & Tyler Rock Featured by Galleries West

Galleries West cover story Glass Geometries Reflect History by Mary-Beth Laviolette is about Julia Reimer and Tyler Rock's recent public art work Transect on Capital Boulevard, Edmonton.

Also discussed is Julia, Tyler and Katherine Russell's upcoming Alberta Craft Feature Gallery exhibition Landmarks (September 2 - December 24, 2017) exploring the prairie landscape.

Read more here.

Wednesday
Aug092017

Member Exhibitions: Under The Canopy & Showcase Show - London, Ontario

By Mindy Andrews and Lisa McGrathUnder The Canopy: Mindy Andrews & Lisa McGrath
Dates: August 10 - September 2, 2017
Location: Jonathon Bancroft-Snell Gallery, London, Ontario

Showcase Show: Barbara Tipton
Dates: August 10 - September 16, 2017
Location: Jonathon Bancroft-Snell Gallery, London, Ontario

Find out more here.

Tuesday
Aug012017

Canadian Craft Biennial Exhibition Can Craft? Craft Can! 

Detail of Up at the Stars by Matt Gould. 2017.The Canadian Craft Biennial exhibition Can Craft? Craft Can! brings together over 60 craft artists from across Canada. The exhibition presents works in glass, ceramics, wood, metal and fibre that address three sub-themes exploring ideas of Identity, Sustainability and Materiality. The exhibition takes place at Art Gallery of Burlington, Burlington, ON from August 19, 2017 - October 29, 2017. ACC members participating in the exhibition include: Karen Cantine, Robin DuPont, Matt Gould, Greg Payce, Anne Drew Potter, Shona Rae and Barbara Tipton. 

Read more here.

Tuesday
Aug012017

EAC Blog on Allison Tunis 

ACC member Allison Tunis is featured on the Edmonton Arts Council blog.

"Just off Whyte Avenue, we travelled to the YESS: Youth Empowerment & Support Services Armoury Resource Centre to visit their artist-in-residence. On this delightful day, we were greeted by the equally sunny Allison Tunis for a tour of her studio, and of the Resource Centre – a remarkable open facility offering programming, resources, and support for youth."

Read more here.