One of Canada's foremost public galleries, SAAG fosters the work of contemporary visual artists who push the boundaries of their medium. Regularly changing exhibitions are featured in three distinct gallery spaces. Learning programs, film screenings and special events further contribute to local culture. Gift Shop and a Resource Library. Tues to Sat 10 am - 5 pm, Sun 1 pm - 5 pm.
Southern Alberta Art Gallery
601 3 Avenue S, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 0H4
Tues to Sat 10 am - 5 pm, Sun 1 pm - 5 pm.
Mentions in Galleries West
Vancouver artist Holger Kalberg explores the relationship between utopian ideas and modernist aesthetics in recent paintings, sculptures and installations.
Apr 29, 2016
A first look at a Johnson exhibition is often a matter of matching various levels of technical finesse to various levels of rawness in the subject matter...
Aug 23, 2015
Amalie Atkins sets layered narratives against the luminous landscapes of Saskatchewan, enacting scenarios both mundane and otherworldly.
Sep 14, 2014
Zin Taylor addresses form as a philosophical quandary using stripes and dots, two hallmarks of abstraction, to develop a surface language for various forms. At its core, Taylor’s exhibition explores how ideas become concrete and tangible.
Dec 21, 2013
Monika Sosnowska considers the economic shifts following the collapse of Communism in her hometown of Warsaw with painted steel sculptures that resemble twisted vendor stalls.
Sep 22, 2013
RYAN DOHERTY NAMED DIRECTOR/CURATOR The Board of Directors of the Southern Alberta Art Gallery announced today that Marilyn Smith, Executive Director, will retire from the gallery in mid-July.
Mar 11, 2013
Kelly Richardson’s new three-channel video installation, Erudition, opens on an alien landscape, where lush trees grow out of a wrinkled desert, and move statically in the wind.
Dec 31, 2010
WITH A 40-YEAR SURVEY OF PAINTING AND PRINT-MAKING AT THE SOUTHERN ALBERTA ART GALLERY, LETHBRIDGE LEGEND BILLY MCCARROLL SHOWS HE’S STILL IN THE GAME.
Dec 31, 2010
CHAI DUNCAN AND LEILA ARMSTRONG "12 Point Buck," October 2009, Window Gallery, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge
Opposing perspectives led two Lethbridge artists to collaborate. “Our different interactions with nature caused spirited debates,” says Leila Armstrong.
Aug 31, 2009
It hardly mattered that I had already seen some of the mixed-media work featured in this exhibition of shadowy illusions.
Dec 31, 2008
MARIE-JOSÉE LAFRAMBOISE, "Points d’inflexion et de rebroussement 2 (Points of Inflection and Reflection 2)," June 26 to September 14, 2008, Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge
As with many large-scale installation pieces, Marie- Josée Laframboise’s mixed-media sculptures must change somewhat to fit diverse gallery spaces.
Apr 30, 2008
As Chris Cran lets us know in his large painting featuring an anonymous talking head, McIntyre Ranch is... king big! Who better to tell the story in two words than Alberta’s master of wit and art.
Aug 31, 2005