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SNAP Gallery

Heather Leier’s intimate yet understated work looks at trauma from sexual violence. Read more

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A number of Western Canadian shows over the last year featured art from South Asia. Read more

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Wendy Tokaryk uses vintage lace doilies to make prints that reflect on social histories. But their decorative energy allows little melancholy for times past. Read more

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An Edmonton that brings together work by six printmakers from India and six diasporic artists from the United States models diversity and mutual respect. Read more

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In The Garden of Earthly Delights, Juan Ortiz-apuy creates large-scale collages made from clippings from magazines and sales catalogues in order to explore advertising and commodity fetishes. Read more

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In "Present Density," German artist Gabriela Jolowicz uses traditional woodcut prints to depict scenes of contemporary life – such as people chatting in cafes and clubs. Read more

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Korean artist Eunkang Koh combines human and animal attributes to satirize the foibles of society. His hybrids symbolize individuals who choose ignorance. Read more

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"Pompéii MMXII"

Sebastien Lapointe

Meticulous in the way she fills real physical space with bold scenic projections, Montreal artist Dominique Pétrin delights in compressing patterns and designs so they vibrate and clash with each other. Read more

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Many researchers believe gay and lesbian teens account for almost a third of youth suicides – a troubling estimate borne out by a spate of recent news reports. Read more

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As the first living graphic artist to hold a solo exhibition at the National Museum in Cracow, Poland, Leszek Wyczolkowski continues to be one of Canada’s most esteemed printmakers. Read more

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Among the tools that Helen Gerritzen uses for her August exhibition of new works at the Society of Northern Alberta Print-artists Gallery (SNAP) are pairs of darkened, reflective 3’ x 4’ copper plates and a skeleton-like, white-painted tree branch. Read more

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