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25 September 2018

Paul Freeman, “On the Antlers of a Dilemma (detail),” 2018

Galleries West

Vol 3 No 20    ISSN 2561-3316 

Editor: Portia Priegert

Christopher Lacroix is the winner of the Philip B. Lind Emerging Artist Prize at the Polygon Gallery. more

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Deer antlers become a metaphor for shedding old patterns and overcoming trauma in an unflinching exhibition about healing and transformation. more

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Calgary's Glenbow Museum will show century-old photographs by Geraldine and Douglas Moodie in Nunavut this fall. more

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A Vancouver show focuses on the act of making as it celebrates craft skills and material sensitivity. more

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Amanda Boulos is this year’s winner of the RBC Canadian Painting Competition. more

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I was intrigued by Art and the City,  a new project to curate the art that exists in plazas, lobbies and other public spaces in downtown Calgary as an accessible and engaging tour. more

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Saskatoon gallery owner juggles business and his own painting practice. more

STORIES

Elijah Harper’s eagle feather, a wampum belt made by a Haudenosaunee faith keeper, and a Cree artist’s cradleboard are displayed with handwritten excerpts from the Indian Act in a new exhibit at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg. more

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Commercial photographer Dick Oulton’s portrait of mid-century life at the Polygon Gallery. more

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A recent federal court ruling that narrowed the grounds for exporting and donating art is causing concern at Canada’s art museums. more

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Keegan Starlight, Kalum Teke Dan and Roland Rollinmud will collaborate on a mural in the entrance to the Calgary's new library. more

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After 16 years in business, including 10 years in their current location, Calgary's Herringer Kiss Gallery is moving. more

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Indigenous Arts will be programmed throughout the calendar year as curator Reneltta Arluk works to strengthen Indigenous storytelling. more

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The inaugural dance of master carver and hereditary Haida Chief James Hart’s "The Dance Screen (The Scream Too)" will be held Sept. 22 in Whistler, B.C. more

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A gathering of Indigenous artists, elders, knowledge keepers, curators and scholars informed the intent and shape of the project. more

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The Alberta College of Art and Design and the Lodgepole Centre, ACAD’s Indigenous resource space, have partnered with the Tsuut’ina Nation to help revitalize the Dené language. more

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Tyler Russell will be the next executive director at the Rotary Centre for the Arts. more

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A new installation by international artist Esther Shalev-Gerz on the University of British Columbia campus in Vancouver shows the shadow of a giant tree. more

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