In Public is a look into the world of public art with Canmore Sculptor Tom Hjorleifson & Victoria BC Artist Deryk Houston.
Please join us for a special afternoon of live painting by two award-winning artists & enjoy the opportunity to peruse their new collections. All pieces are available prior to events, and can be previewed at theavensgallery.com - Artists will be in attendance at the exhibition 12-4pm.
Some Background: See our Avens News page for a link to Deryk's most recent installation and project, The Woodwyn Peace Garden. Find news about one of Tom's latest projects and accomplishments there as well: Tom won 1st Place Overall and Best Craftsmanship at Shell's juried show in 2014, Art Refined, for "Big Piece of the Puzzle" - Tom has been commissioned by Shell to recreate this piece in life size and is currently working on it in his Canmore studio. The 20 ft sculpture will be installed at Shell Scotford, Fort Saskatchewan!
Thanks for keeping in touch and inspired - See you soon!