A forty year landmark in the heart of the gallery walk district, The Front Gallery celebrates Edmonton's artistic diversity, exhibiting local artists and works of over fifty artists from all over the world -- including Francesco Clemente, Damien Hirst, David Lachapelle, Mimmo Paladino and more. They also have an extensive collection of books, antique furniture and collectibles. Tues to Fri 11 am - 5 pm, Sat 10 am - 5 pm.
The Front Gallery
12323 104 Ave, Edmonton, Alberta T5N 0V4
Tues to Fri 11 an - 5 pm, Sat 10 am - 5 pm
Mentions in Galleries West
When Vancouver artist Lesley Finlayson was offered a show at the Front Gallery in Edmonton, she decided to do a new body of work about the North Saskatchewan River.
Mar 12, 2017
Maps and shifting civic identities fascinate German-born artist Ira Hoffecker. Cities are in constant flux, with construction and reconstruction, decay and renewal.
Sep 5, 2016
For the last 15 years, Kari Duke has focused on back alleys in the post-war neighborhoods around her Edmonton home, fascinated by the passage of time and the play of light.
Sep 7, 2015
Sculptor Blake Ward is featured in the first show at the Front Gallery’s new venue in Edmonton.
May 23, 2015
Steve Coffey’s paintings of the prairies around his home in the town of Vulcan in southern Alberta feature such vast and colourful skies they are almost an otherworldly final frontier worthy of the starship Enterprise.
Verna Vogel, who is showing with fellow Calgary artist Amy Dryer, incorporates sewing into her art, stitching bits of burlap and other fabric into paintings that respond to the urban environment.
Sep 23, 2014
Children’s drawings have influenced the direction of Tony Baker’s work over the last few years.
Apr 20, 2014
Gregorie Barber, owner of the Front Gallery in Edmonton, sees a trend among collectors toward more contemporary work: younger people are looking for “…edgy work, with fresh, bold colours, making strong statements, not what they grew up with."
Dec 31, 2011
STEVE COFFEY, "Fall," October 14 - 28, 2006, Kensington Fine Art Gallery, Calgary, November 15 - 29, 2006, Front Gallery, Edmonton
Not often does an artist release a CD and launch an exhibition at the same time. But Steve Coffey’s paintings and songs spring from the same inspiration – the glorious, spacious prairies.
Aug 31, 2006
If you discover Kari Duke skulking down your alley or peering over your backyard fence, don’t jump to conclusions. She’s not snooping, she’s researching.
Dec 31, 2005
R.F.M. (ROBERT) McINNIS, "A Retrospective of Figurative Paintings," until October 26, 2005, Front Gallery, Edmonton
In a nutshell, the formally-trained painter (boasting a impressively high level of technical ability) gives himself the freedom to pick and choose in an extreme fashion what artistic tools best work for any given image.
Aug 31, 2005
The figurative paintings of Edmonton artist Doug Jamha are ultimately about contrasts.
Dec 31, 2003
Watercolourist Joanna Moore delights in the beauty to be found in the urban landscape, particularly in the back lanes of residential neighbourhoods.
Dec 31, 2002