When I spotted the blue Mini, its tail pointed artfully to the sky in the rolling hills southwest of Calgary, I thought it might be the calling card for the Leighton Art Centre. But the car was not an art installation. more »
Located in Black Diamond, Alberta, Julia Reimer and her husband Tyler Rock have a glass blowing workshop in their backyard. The pair are experienced glass blowers who have been in the industry for many years. more »
Jan 29, 2014 in DOCUMENTARIES
Yves Trépanier recently sat down with Ron Moppett to discuss "Vincent's Last Studio", his most recent installation. more »
"Tree of Life" is nothing if not exuberant, with its multiple facets of energetic colour cobbled together like a jigsaw puzzle on acid. more »
American artist Eric Fischl discusses his recent sculptures and watercolors with Canadian critic Robert Enright at Barbara Edwards Contemporary, Calgary. October 2013 more »
Dec 4, 2013 in DOCUMENTARIES
A short documentary about German artist Julius Popp while setting up his work "Bit.Fall" in St Louis. more »
Nov 29, 2013 in DOCUMENTARIES
A documentary about visual artist Jason Poturica and his "Journeys" Series more »
Oct 28, 2013 in DOCUMENTARIES
The Galt Museum & Archives is pleased to announce it is the recipient of $23,300 — proceeds from the final fundraising dinner organized by the Regent Restaurant which recently closed its doors after 28 years of business in Lethbridge.
Each year the Sobey Art Award is awarded to a visual artist age 40 and under who has exhibited in a public or commercial art gallery within 18 months of being nominated. The 2014 Curatorial Panel has announced the 25 artists vying for the 2014 Award.
The Canada Council for the Arts welcomes the appointment by the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages of Simon Brault as its new Director and CEO. Mr. Brault will assume the role on June 26, 2014 for a 5-year term.
This year, Fred Herzog is awarded the 12th Audain Prize, funded by the Audain Foundation for the Visual Arts, and Skeena Reece and Mina Totino are each the recipient of the VIVA Award granted annually by the Jack and Doris Shadbolt Foundation.
Instant Coffee Artist Talk. Join us Sat, April 12 at 4:30 pm to meet the artists and learn more about their collaborative practice and plans for "Luminocity" Oct 31 - Nov 8.