Southern Alberta Art Gallery
601 Third Ave S
Hours: tues-sat 10am-5pm thur 10 am-7 pm sun 1-5pm. Admission: general $5, students/seniors $4, groups $3 per person, members & children under 12 free
A dynamic variety of contemporary art programs and exhibitions are offered at this nationally recognized gallery set in a downtown park. Programs include tours, art classes, film screenings and special events.
To Sep 10 Derek Liddington: the tower will always break before it bends, the body will always bend before it breaks draws on two historic "performance stills" of dancers in the Ballet Russes, reimagined through clay and granite sculptures, paintings on silk, collaged movements studies, and a new video work.
REPRESENTING: Student artists, Derek Liddington, Maria Hupfield
Maria Hupfield: The One Who Keeps on Giving, a video installation centered on an oil painting of a seascape by the artist's late mother.
Sep 30-Nov 26 Jeneen Frei Njootli: red rose ad lidii a collection of printed images, video, objects, and performance that draw upon her personal collection of beadwork, which not insignificantly, consists of gifts from friends and family members.
Sep 30-Nov 26 where/between curated by Pantea Haghighi brings together works in video, painting, sculpture, photography, and mixed media by artists of common Iranian heritage.