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Past Exhibitions

Peacework

January 1970 - January 1970 |

Selections from The Art Gallery of Grande Prairie Permanent Collection

A small selection of works from our collection is installed in the Green Space as the main Gallery remains under construction. The exhibition offers visitors a chance to see works from the collection that have rarely been exhibited, with …

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Eric Cameron: A Conceptual Approach

January 1970 - January 1970 |

Curated by Todd Schaber of The Art Gallery of Grande Prairie
Alberta Foundation for the Arts, Travelling Exhibition program (TREX)

Dare to imagine! Try to conceive of a kind of art that is an exercise in controlled unpredictability. Such is the work of Eric Cameron. His Thick Paintings are produced …

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75 Million:Bison Drawings of Adrian Stimson

January 1970 - January 1970 |

Curated by Todd Schaber of The Art Gallery of Grande Prairie
Alberta Foundation for the Arts, Travelling Exhibition program

Location: Grande Prairie Public Library, 9839-103 Avenue

Shortly before he died, Plenty Coups, the last great Chief of the Crow Nation, told his story — up to a certain point. …

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Eclectic Resonance: Member’s Exhibition 2010

January 1970 - January 1970 |

Opening reception: November 4, 2010 at 7:00 pm
Location: Kin Gallery, located at the Heritage Discover Centre in Centre 2000, 11330-106 Street, Grande Prairie.

In this exhibition, which is composed of works created by members of the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie, and chosen for exhibition entirely by the individual …

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Laura St.Pierre: AutoPark

January 1970 - January 1970 |

AutoPark is a portable garden of defunct vehicles that have been converted into large-scale terrariums. Cars, vans, trucks and SUVs house communities of native plants, re-inserting the wilderness into contrived urban landscapes. Riffing off of the history of the enclosed growing space, the artist investigates our evolving relationship to the …

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The Wild Side of Art

January 1970 - January 1970 |

Permanent Collection of The Art Gallery of Grande Prairie
Curated by Lynn LeCorre-Dallaire

The Art Gallery of Grande Prairie presents the theme of animals in art as enrichment for our children’s summer programs. All the artworks by Alberta artists are selected from our permanent collection, with the exception of …

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HERS: The Sky’s the Limit

January 1970 - January 1970 |

Izabella Orzelski-Konikowski & Bogdan Koral-Konikowski

Canadians have an identity, one to be proud of.  HERS is a portrait exhibition and the paintings are all women and all artists.  In their honour, 32 large-scale portraits of contemporary, innovative Canadian women in the arts.  The artists’ goal is to depict each of …

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Spring Hurlbut: Le Jardin du sommeil

January 1970 - January 1970 |

Opening Reception: Friday, June 4, 2010 at 7:00 pm

The moving sight of about 100 cribs and cradles lined up in orderly fashion in The Art Gallery of Grande Prairie will summon up memories of hospitals, orphanages, dormitories, schoolrooms, cemeteries—images that telescope the cycle of life: birth, life and death.…

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Janet Enfield: Wisdom of the Ages

January 1970 - January 1970 |

Opening Reception: Friday, April 2, 2010 at 7:00 pm

This portrait exhibition earnestly captures the spirit and unique perspective of Peace Country elders whom the artist has had the pleasure of interviewing and photographing. To honour the many character’s individual life stories, every oil painting reveals a senior’s favourite colour, …

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JEAN-PIERRE GAUTHIER: Machines at Play

January 1970 - January 1970 |

 

Exhibition Opening: January 8, 2010 at 7:00 pm

Montreal artist Jean Pierre Gauthier has been active on the contemporary art scene since the mid-1990s, when he quickly gained recognition for the inventiveness of his work. The kinetic installations that have emerged from his exploration of the acoustic and metaphorical potential …

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