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10 October 2017

10 October 2017 issue

Galleries West Digital

Vol 2 No 21   ISSN 2561-3316

Editor: Portia Priegert

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"The Writing on the Wall," a retrospective on view at the Nickle Galleries in Calgary until Dec.16 honours Joane Cardinal-Schubert’s many contributions. more

STORIES

After years of mainly producing mixed-media collages, Angela Grossmann picked up her paints recently and returned to her original medium. more

STORIES

The Banff Centre presents an immersive multimedia extravaganza in the night-time forest. more

NEWS

The Winnipeg Art Gallery’s largest-ever exhibition of contemporary Indigenous art brings together the work of 29 artists from across the country. more

STORIES

Western Canadian artists are well represented with impressive works at the first Canadian Craft Biennial in Burlington, Ont. more

NEWS

Junichiro Iwase became fascinated by the Zen Buddhist idea of nothingness – the point of transcendence – and wondered how to represent it in art. more

STORIES

Glenbow has announced the induction of acclaimed writer and professor Aritha van Herk, George Bezaire, past Chair, Glenbow Board of Governors, and award-winning senior Calgary photographer George Webber as Fellows of the Glenbow-Alberta Institute. more

NEWS

Georgiana Uhlyarik named Fredrik S. Eaton Curator, Canadian Art; Wanda Nanibush appointed Curator, Indigenous Art more

NEWS

Practicing since the 1980s Ruth Cuthand is one of Canada’s preeminent Indigenous artists. She is the first artist in residence at Wanuskewin Galleries. more

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The Arts Branch of the Alberta Foundation for the Arts has announced the appointment of David Folk as Director, Arts Development. more

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We join the University of Lethbridge in extending sincere condolences to family and friends of Dr. Van Christou (LLD ’84) who passed away Wednesday, Sept. 27 at the age of 91. more

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Following an earlier report to the community, Contemporary Calgary is extending an open invitation to a public consultation in October to help determine a course for its future. more

NEWS

The Royal BC Museum has announced that it will host a major new feature exhibition, Egypt: The Time of Pharaohs, from May 18 to December 31, 2018. more

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Vancouver Flats arts and culture community urges TransLink to avoid “cut and cover” to preserve rare Finning industrial building. more

NEWS