Jun
20
1:00 PM13:00

Grosses-Têtes Workshop

Site 23 - CAVA

Grosse-Tête Workshop

June 20 - June 22, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Join artists Doris Charest and Virginie Rainville in making a Grosse-Tête (giant head) in preparation for St. Jean Baptiste Day celebrations.

The finished Grosse-Tête will be revealed on The Works Patio on June 23.

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Jun
20
5:00 PM17:00

Opening Reception - Relapse: Art from the Nina Collective & Their Supporters 

Site 19 – Stollery Gallery - Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts 

Relapse: Art from the Nina Collective & Their Supporters 

Various Artists 

 

Opening Reception 

5:00 – 7:00 PM 

 

Celebrate the opening of Relapse: Art from the Nina Collective & Their Supporters – observing the creative bonds formed by the Nina’s lead artists and their supporters. 

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Jun
21
1:00 PM13:00

Grosses-Têtes Workshop

Site 23 - CAVA

Grosse-Tête Workshop

June 20 - June 22, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Join artists Doris Charest and Virginie Rainville in making a Grosse-Tête (giant head) in preparation for St. Jean Baptiste Day celebrations.

The finished Grosse-Tête will be revealed on The Works Patio on June 23.

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Jun
21
5:00 PM17:00

Alberta Avenue Studio Crawl

Alberta Avenue Studio Crawl

June 21, 5:00 - 9:00 PM

Meet your local friendly neighbourhood artist in the Alberta Avenue District and discover where the magic happens. Invite your friends and family to walk/bike/drive on this free self-directed tour.

The artist studios will be open to guests on Friday, June 21st from 5 pm - 9 pm and Saturday, June 22, 10 am - 4 pm. If you prefer some guidance while taking in art, there will be one guided tour led by local artist Haylee Fortin on Friday June 21st. The guided tour will be meeting The Carrot at 6:30 pm on Friday June 21.

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Jun
21
7:30 PM19:30

The Cipher - MINBattle

Site 1 – Capital Plaza: The Works Patio 

The Cipher: MINBattle 

 

7:30 – 8:30 PM 

 

The Works teams up with Minbid Gallery to generate daily live painting at the Festival, offering the public a chance to experience the artwork creation process. Artists have one hour to create a finished piece of artwork. The audience will vote on their favourite work to determine the winner!   

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Jun
22
10:00 AM10:00

Alberta Avenue Studio Crawl

Alberta Avenue Studio Crawl

June 22, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Meet your local friendly neighbourhood artist in the Alberta Avenue District and discover where the magic happens. Invite your friends and family to walk/bike/drive on this free self-directed tour.

The artist studios will be open to guests on Friday, June 21st from 5 pm - 9 pm and Saturday, June 22, 10 am - 4 pm. If you prefer some guidance while taking in art, there will be one guided tour led by local artist Haylee Fortin on Friday June 21st. The guided tour will be meeting The Carrot at 6:30 pm on Friday June 21.

Click here for details.

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Jun
22
12:00 PM12:00

Harcourt Open House Party

Site 16 – Harcourt House Artist Run Centre 

 

Harcourt Open House Party 

12:00 PM – 5:00 PM 

 

Harcourt House Artist Run Centre opens its doors to fulfill visitors’ curiosity. Meet and greet studio artists, see their working spaces and learn about their processes. 

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Jun
22
1:00 PM13:00

Grosses-Têtes Workshop

Site 23 - CAVA

Grosse-Tête Workshop

June 20 - June 22, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Join artists Doris Charest and Virginie Rainville in making a Grosse-Tête (giant head) in preparation for St. Jean Baptiste Day celebrations.

The finished Grosse-Tête will be revealed on The Works Patio on June 23.

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Jun
22
2:00 PM14:00

Artist Talk - You Opened That Can Now Let’s Eat the Whole Thing 

Site 7 – Latitude 53  

You Opened That Can Now Let’s Eat the Whole Thing 

Bridget Moser 

 

Artist Talk 

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM 

 

Artist talk with Bridget Moser, whose new video and performance work considers the limitations of self-soothing, the potential deficiencies of wellness and the implications of finishing what you started. 

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Jun
22
7:30 PM19:30

The Cipher - MINBattle

Site 1 – Capital Plaza: The Works Patio 

The Cipher: MINBattle 

 

7:30 – 8:30 PM 

 

The Works teams up with Minbid Gallery to generate daily live painting at the Festival, offering the public a chance to experience the artwork creation process. Artists have one hour to create a finished piece of artwork. The audience will vote on their favourite work to determine the winner!   

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Jun
25
6:30 PM18:30

Opening Reception: ArmChair Traveller - Embroidering the World

Site 10: Extension Gallery

ArmChair Traveller - Embroidering the World

The Edmonton Needlecraft Guild

Opening Reception:

6:30 - 8:30 PM

The world is a place of vast landscapes, wildlife and people. Members of the Edmonton Needlecraft Guild relive their world travels by creating exquisite art, embroidered from a place of comfort - their armchairs.

The Edmonton Needlecraft Guild presents an exhibit of embroidery, quilting, knitting and other textile art. See what Edmonton's stitching community is all about.

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Jun
26
12:00 PM12:00

Hand Printed with SNAP Gallery & Printshop

Site 1 – Capital Plaza 

Hand Printed with SNAP Gallery & Printshop 

12:00  – 5:00  PM 

 

Get inky with SNAP Gallery and Printshop! Try out different printmaking techniques with SNAP’s artists and make a print using presses, brayers, silkscreens, squeegees and colourful ink. This activity is free to participate; donations are welcomed. 

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Jun
27
12:00 PM12:00

Hand Printed with SNAP Gallery & Printshop

Site 1 – Capital Plaza 

Hand Printed with SNAP Gallery & Printshop 

12:00  – 5:00  PM 

 

Get inky with SNAP Gallery and Printshop! Try out different printmaking techniques with SNAP’s artists and make a print using presses, brayers, silkscreens, squeegees and colourful ink. This activity is free to participate; donations are welcomed. 

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Jun
27
6:00 PM18:00

Walk with The Works Roving Reception

Site 1 – Capital Plaza/Various Locations 

Walk with The Works Roving Reception 

 

6:00 – 8:30 PM 

 

The Walk with The Works Roving Reception is a complete evening of art, food and thoughtful conversation. Meet the artists and experience exhibits as you move from reception to reception in some of downtown’s prominent landmarks. Purchase your ticket at RovingReception.eventbrite.ca 

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Jun
28
7:30 PM19:30

The Cipher - MINBattle

Site 1 – Capital Plaza: The Works Patio 

The Cipher: MINBattle 

 

7:30 – 8:30 PM 

 

The Works teams up with Minbid Gallery to generate daily live painting at the Festival, offering the public a chance to experience the artwork creation process. Artists have one hour to create a finished piece of artwork. The audience will vote on their favourite work to determine the winner!   

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Jun
29
1:00 PM13:00

Drop-in Workshop - Naturalisms

Site 20 – Bleeding Heart Gallery Space 

Naturalisms 

Holly de Moissac  

 

Naturalisms: Local 

1:00 – 3:00 PM 

 

At this drop-in event, participants will create a simple artist’s book using found materials that consider the many possible iterations of the word “natural”. 

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Jun
29
3:00 PM15:00

Curator and Artist Tour - Dyscorpia: Future Intersections of the Body and Technology

Site 10 – Enterprise Square Galleries 
Dyscorpia: Future Intersections of the Body and Technology 

 

Curator and Artist Tour 

with Curator Marilene Oliver 

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM 

 

DYSCORPIA gathers artists and multidisciplinary thinkers to question what it means not to know the limits of our bodies in the face of new technologies. 

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Jun
29
7:00 PM19:00

Film Screening - AHOMAPÉNÎ; RELATIONS AND REZ DOGS and RAD DOC; THE STORY OF RAD CAMP. 

Site 24 – Galerie Cité 

Stoney Nakoda Exhibit 

Various Artists 

 

Stoney AV Club Film Screening 

La Cité Francophone and Galerie Cité in partnership with Rubaboo Aboriginal Arts Festival and Dream Speakers Film Festival 

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM 

 

View two films by members of the Stoney Nakoda Audio Visual Club: AHOMAPÉNÎ; RELATIONS AND REZ DOGS and RAD DOC; THE STORY OF RAD CAMP. 

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Jun
29
7:30 PM19:30

The Cipher - MINBattle

Site 1 – Capital Plaza: The Works Patio 

The Cipher: MINBattle 

 

7:30 – 8:30 PM 

 

The Works teams up with Minbid Gallery to generate daily live painting at the Festival, offering the public a chance to experience the artwork creation process. Artists have one hour to create a finished piece of artwork. The audience will vote on their favourite work to determine the winner!   

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Jul
1
7:30 PM19:30

The Cipher - MINBattle

Site 1 – Capital Plaza: The Works Patio 

The Cipher: MINBattle 

 

7:30 – 8:30 PM 

 

The Works teams up with Minbid Gallery to generate daily live painting at the Festival, offering the public a chance to experience the artwork creation process. Artists have one hour to create a finished piece of artwork. The audience will vote on their favourite work to determine the winner!   

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