Exhibition Tour: Enticement, Amanda McKenzie

We’re delighted to bring you a recording of the virtual tour for ‘Enticement.’ Join curator Emily Baker to explore McKenzie’s uncanny creations, exploring her inspirations, questions, research and creative process. Created by Edmonton’s Amanda McKenzie, ‘Enticement’ is meant to entice and allure. Through photography, collage and screen printing, McKenzie fuses aquatic creatures with the very […]


Art Nook at Home: Bird Feeder

In this Art Nook at Home, our Summer Gallery Program Assistant, Dalyah Mouallem, walks you through the creation of a cute bird feeder made from a recycled milk carton. Don’t forget to share your finished projects with us at ahfgallery@artsandheritage.ca. We can’t wait to see what you create!  


Artist Talk: Keith Harder

In case you missed it, here is a recording of Keith Harder’s fabulous Artist Talk, which we hosted virtually on Thursday, June 17. This lecture is a tour de force through the history of colour and European painting techniques and gives beautiful insights into Harder’s monumental series “ILL Winds”. ILL Winds will be on display […]


Art Nook at Home: En Plein Air

In this Art Nook at Home our Visitor Services Coordinator, Tessa Stewart will walk you through an En Plein Air landscape drawing or painting. Take your art making outside and enjoy the beautiful weather! Don’t forget to share your finished projects with us: ahfgallery@artsandheritage.ca. We can’t wait to see what you create!    


Meet the Artist: Keith Harder

In this iteration of Meet the Artist, we meet Keith Harder, the brilliant artist behind ILL Winds. He generously provides some insights into the origins of this monumental series and the importance of being able to experience the visual arts in person. If you’d like to learn more about Harder’s art practice, and how he […]


Art Nook at Home: Wallpaper Chains

In this Art Nook at Home, our Summer Gallery Program Assistant, Rosie Nay, will walk you through creating wallpaper chains to enjoy as a part of your home. Don’t forget to share your finished projects with us here @artgalleryofstalbert or send us an email at ahfgallery@artsandheritage.ca. We can’t wait to see what you create!


Exhibition View: Ill Winds

While we wait patiently to welcome you back to our exhibition spaces, enjoy this teaser trailer/ exhibition view of ILL Winds by Keith Harder. His monumental pieces are awe-inspiring, capturing imagery of extreme weather on a monumental scale. Want to learn more about these works, and how they were created? Join us virtually on Thursday, […]


Behind the Scenes Timelapse Video of Keith creating one of the pieces: ILL Winds: West

We are looking forward to sharing Keith Harder’s amazing series “ILL Winds” with you very soon. “ILL Winds” will be hanging in the AGSA’s main gallery from June 3 to July 30, 2021. Here is a quick behind the scenes timelapse video of Keith creating one of the pieces: ILL Winds: West. Each work took […]


Meet the Artist: Amanda McKenzie (behind the exhibition Enticement at Art Gallery of St. Albert)

We are kicking off a new series of Meet the Artist videos! Today, we will introduce you to Amanda McKenzie, the brilliant mind behind our feature staircase exhibition Enticement. Her cleverly fabricated creatures are meant to entice and allure. She fuses images of aquatic creatures with the very bait that is used to attract and […]


Exhibition Tour: High Energy 26

In this video join Interim Curator, Emily Baker, on a virtual tour of High Energy 26. This annual exhibition celebrates the remarkable works created by St. Albert’s high school art students. Working in painting, drawing, printmaking, collage, sculpture and ceramics, students offer wild imaginings, formal explorations and personal reflections. A riot of colour, subject and […]