Willock & Sax Gallery

John Chalke, "The Magma Was Thinnest at Crowsnest Pass," 2009

Photo: Willock & Sax Gallery

"Directions of His Own" pays tribute to the late John Chalke and his contributions as an artist and educator. Chalke, who taught at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, was renowned for his understanding of glazes, clays and kilns. more

Sep 4, 2016 7:31 PM PREVIEWS

Galleries West is saddened to report the passing on February 9, 2016 of Edmonton-based artist Douglas Haynes. more

Feb 15, 2016 12:51 PM BLOGS & BUZZ

John Richard Chalke passed away on March 27th, 2014 at Rockyview General Hospital. Born in Gloucester UK, in 1940, John was an internationally known artist. more

Apr 2, 2014 7:52 PM BLOGS & BUZZ

Landscape and wildlife painter Dwayne Harty will have dual shows in Banff this summer, both highlighting work he’s done over the past three years as part of the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Intitiative. more

Apr 30, 2012 12:00 AM PREVIEWS 2 Comments

Born in 1939 in Saltcoats, Saskatchewan, Robert Sinclair hails from a generation of artists who, with the western landscape in mind, sought to bring fresh new perspectives. more

May 15, 2011 11:11 PM EXHIBITIONS

As the annual Exposure Photography Festival grows every year, it keeps adding participating galleries and artists — this year a few dozen galleries in Calgary and Banff will be involved. more

Dec 31, 2009 12:00 AM PREVIEWS

Spanning a dozen years of Peter von Tiesenhausen’s work, between 1997 and 2009, this exhibition echoed, not so much in an aural sense but with a reverberation between many of the works on display. more

Apr 30, 2009 12:00 AM EXHIBITIONS

Chalke first became interested in ceramics in the early ’60s in his native England after he saw an old coal kiln being fired for the last time. more

Dec 31, 2007 12:00 AM PREVIEWS

By rejecting the Group of Seven “empty” landscape, George Webber’s soft, clean-lined serigraphs anticipate the interest of a much-later generation in the interaction of nature and culture. more

Apr 30, 2005 12:00 AM PREVIEWS

Artist Peter von Tiesenhausen and video editor Noel Bégin are taking a break from combing through 10 years of footage for an upcoming documentary. more

Apr 30, 2004 12:00 AM PREVIEWS

Natural historian and photographer Tom Willock captures, in striking black and white images, the waterfalls, rivers, skies, mountain peaks and flora of Southern Alberta, particularly of the Waterton area in which he now resides. more

Apr 30, 2003 12:00 AM PREVIEWS



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