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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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Friday
Jun292012

Search for compelling art well worth the walk downtown through Works festival

"In terms of a transcendent art experience, this year’s Works Art and Design Festival is hit and miss — but worth the archeology.

In my tour of its two-dozen-plus venues over two days (with a soundtrack of Judas Priest and Neutral Milk Hotel), I saw the festival’s purported theme of collaboration bucked by the strength of its orbiting solo shows and the relative weakness of the headliners — if such a thing can be said to truly exist in an ambitious art event occupying several square blocks of our downtown core."

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Article by Fish Griwkowsky for the Edmonton Journal

ACC member's included in his hightlights of the festival: Margie Davidson, Jill Nuckles, & Susan Thorpe.

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