Alberta Craft Gallery
10186 106th St NW
Hours: mon-sat 10am-5pm thurs 10am-6pm
Now one of two public galleries in Alberta dedicated to fine craft presents over 15 exhibitions each year. The gallery shop offers contemporary and traditional fine craft - pottery, blown glass, jewellery, fibre, home accessories, furniture and much more - all handmade by Alberta and Canadian craft artists.
Feature Gallery To Aug 19 Women's Hands Building a Nation. Chinook Guild of Fibre Arts commemorates Canada's 150th anniversary of confederation. Discovery Gallery
Jun 3-Jul 15 Threads that Bind. Calgary artist Ann Haessel blurs the boundaries between traditional fabric art, painting, and mixed media. Jul 22-Sep 2 Relocations. Sam Knopp’s (Irma) functional ceramics subvert expectations and reference her recent geographic transition. Jul 22-Sep 2 Painted with Fire. Ken Lumbis’s (Grande Prairie) ceramic sculptures highlight intriguing effects achieved through pit firing.