Current Exhibition

Technological Wanders

June 1 – July 29, 2017

Take a walk through the wonderfully vibrant world of art educator and artist Twyla Exner. Technological Wanders explores the potential of technology to go awry, spawning mutant living forms that thrive in the manmade landscape. Emerging from the idea of technological and electronic self-reproduction, these works imagine the evolution of electronic devices.

Opening Reception and Artwalk: Thursday, June 1, 6–9pm, artist walkthrough at 7pm

Walkthrough Tours: Thursday, June 15, 12:05–12:45pm
Thursday July 20, 12:05–12:45pm


View a full list of our 2017 exhibitions in our catalogue.

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Healing Process

August 3 – September 2, 2017

The creative process is a healer. Healing Process brings together three artists who each use their artistic practice to explore the illnesses of their loved ones, to shed light on treatment, pain and tragedy, and reconcile their own emotions and understanding of their experiences.

Opening Reception: Thursday, August 3, 6–9pm

Walkthrough Tour: Thursday, August 17, 12:05–12:45pm


Dreaming of Canada: A Mail Art Project

Aug 12 – Sept 30, 2017

Through the medium of Mail Art, the Dreaming of Canada project shares aspirations, hopes and impressions surrounding Canada. An array of artist’s works will be selected from the project for an exhibition that culminates during Alberta Culture Days. The full exhibit and more information on taking part is available at DreamingOfCanada.ca

Opening Reception: September 7, 6–9pm


The Prairies, the Maritimes and a Few Lakes

September 7 – 30, 2017

Ken HouseGo, Northern Incantation. Photo by Douglas Duplessis. Mixed materials, 1991

Grande Prairie art veteran Ken HouseGo articulates the many places he calls “home” in a rich and colourful exhibition that connects place, home and geography. The Prairies, the Maritimes and a Few Lakes is an artistic survey spanning many years. A celebration of the artist’s experiences, achievements and memories, it chronicles the wide geography of Canada with sentimental, yet thoughtful prose.

Opening Reception: Thursday, September 7, 6–9pm

Walkthrough Tour: Thursday, September 21, 12:05–12:45pm


Inside Painting

October 5 – 28, 2017

Painter Peter Ivens describes himself as a student of the natural world. His classroom comprises the rivers, mountains and skies surrounding his home in the Bow River Valley. His practice is an evolving study of the wonders of nature, and his works respond to the ever-changing landscapes of colour, water and light in the Alberta wilderness.

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 7, 6–9pm

Walkthrough Tour: Thursday, October 19, 12:05–12:45pm


Ripples of Loss

November 2 – December 2, 2017

Terry McCue is a self-taught Ojibwa painter inspired by an array of influences. McCue was born on Curve Lake Reserve, Ontario, and has spent much his life working and living in First Nations communities, and his connection to them is clear in his work. Having enjoyed great success as a painter over the last 20 plus years, he is known for large, distinctive, bold works that represent the interconnectedness of all living creatures.

Opening Reception: Saturday, November 4, 2:30–5pm

Walkthrough Tour: Thursday, November 16, 12:05–12:45pm


Outrospectives

December 7, 2017 – January 27, 2018

Outrospectives empowers us to think creatively, reinforce our relationships with others and –perhaps one day- create radical and meaningful social transformation.

Utilizing photography and printmaking, Nathalie Daoust, Florin Hategan and Edwin Janzen interrogate assumptions of identity, place and meaning. These diverse artists present their own Outrospectives, encouraging us to broaden our preconceptions of the outside world and its occupants.

Opening Reception: Saturday, December 9, 2:30–5pm

Walkthrough Tour: Thursday, December 21, 12:05–12:45pm

Summer Art Class Registration Now Open

Offering art classes throughout the year, the AGSA provides opportunities for children, youth, and adults to get creative in professional art studios. With many returning favourites and a few exciting new programs- don’t forget to secure your spot early.

Register online, by phone 780-460-4310, or in person at 19 Perron Street


Rental and Sales Gallery

Artwork enriches how people experience the world. Add inspiration to your home, office or business with Art Gallery of St. Albert’s Rental & Sales program! Visit the Rental and Sales Gallery section of our website or call 780-460-4310 for more information.


Preschool Picasso

Do you know a pint-sized artist who loves to paint, draw, stamp, cut & paste? PRESCHOOL PICASSO offers creative art-making experiences for children aged 3-5!