Join us this Friday for the opening of two new exhibitions!
Upcoming Exhibitions



Harold Klunder: This Length of Muddy Road
January 17 - April 20, 2014
Opening Reception: Friday, January 17, 2014 at 7pm
 
This Length Of Muddy Road includes works of art created from 1962 – 2013. Klunder has exhibited continuously since 1976 and this is the first survey in western Canada of his paintings, watercolours and drawings. Harold Klunder is an abstract painter living and working in Montreal, Quebec. Born in the Netherlands in 1943, Klunder immigrated to Canada in 1952. He is widely considered one of Canada’s most important painters and is well known for his large-scale textural paintings.
 
 
 
 

Clay Ellis: Weaners, Culls, and Divvies
January 17 - April 6, 2014
Opening Reception: Friday, January 17, 2014 at 7pm
 
Born and raised on a ranch in Southern Alberta, Clay Ellis explores his connection with the landscape, referring to images, the temperament and gestures of his past. It is from the perspective of guest that Ellis makes his observations. While the works are informed by the changing perspectives of land use and ranching practices from one generation to the next, it has been his yearly visits over a 45 year period that have allowed him to see changes to the landscape that may escape those embedded in the rigors of the day to day.
 



Current Exhibitions


Ribbons of Art
December 6, 2013 - March 16, 2014
Grande Prairie Guild of Artists 30th Anniversary Exhibition
Curated by Carmen Haakstad

The Grande Prairie Guild of Artists is celebrating their 30th anniversary with an exhibition of past and present work called Ribbons of Art. From the beginning, the goal of the Guild was to provide opportunities for creative development in visual arts through weekly painting sessions, workshops, and critiques. Collectively, their art is a reflection of their experiences in Grande Prairie, in the Peace Region, on their travels, and as a group that for 30 years has encouraged individual expression and painting.




Save the Date
 
34th Annual Art Auction
Saturday, April 12, 2014

 
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