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A photo of a snow covered buffalo

Art of Resilience

The result of four art workshops held at Glenbow for children and families served by Kainaiwa Children’s Services Corporation Prevention and Support, explore their work in this unique showcase curated by Joanne Schmidt. Don’t miss it.

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Location: Glenbow (130 9th Ave. SE)With Admission
A photo of two drag queens at Mardi Gras in 1983

Mardi Gras 1983 – 1987

In 1983, artist and filmmaker Ric Kokotovich’s obsession with New Orleans’ iconic celebration compelled him to drive to the Louisiana city and document the festivities. Over the next five years, Kokotovich returned to Mardi Gras to continue his photographic series.

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Location: Glenbow (130 9th Ave. SE)With Admission
Attila Richard Lukacs' Your Name Here

Your Name Here

Showcasing two series of collage paintings done simultaneously between 2013 and 2014, don’t miss this show by acclaimed international artist Attila Richard Lukacs. Explore the opening reception from 5:00 to 8:00pm on September 12 for your chance to meet the creator.

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Location: Herringer Kiss Gallery (101, 1615 10th Ave. SW)Free
Detail of Mehmoon by Reza Rezaī


Through the use of various printing techniques that incorporate both found imagery and text, the body of work in Reza Rezaī’s Mehmoon reflects upon the events, ideas, and trends that have shaped Iran over the last 40 years. Explore the show at its opening reception on September 13.

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Location: TRUCK Contemporary Art (2009 10th Ave. SW)Free
People in a gallery space with Michèle Pearson Clarke's Suck Teeth Compositions (After Rashaad Newsome)

Suck Teeth Compositions

Suck Teeth Compositions (After Rashaad Newsome) is an audiovisual exhibition by Michèle Pearson Clarke that reflects on the feelings of Canadians who face anti-black racism across the country. The opening reception takes place on September 13.

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Location: The New Gallery (208 Centre St. S)Free
A piece from Roy Caussy's Only the Losers

Only the Losers

Roy Caussy presents an interpretation of the artist’s experiences of living and working in Southern Alberta. The work dissects the layers of history of the place—a PoW camp, waves of settlers, cowboys, and the current meth epidemic.

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Location: Stride Gallery (1006 Macleod Tr. SE)Free
Serena Beaulieu's Untitled Reversibility

Serena Beaulieu

Canadian artist Serena Beaulieu is quickly gaining recognition for her skilled and considered art practice. This exhibition pairs her paintings with a collection of works on paper that she describes as a methodology or an alphabet of her visual language.

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Location: VIVIANEART (1114 11th St. SW)Free
A poster for Earth


Over the last four years, the Alberta Society of Artists invited submissions to its respective exhibitions Fire, Water, and Air. Now concluding with Earth, explore this show at its reception taking place from 1:00 to 3:00pm on October 12.

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Location: Central Library (800 3rd St. SE)Free
A piece from Jeffrey Gibson: Time Carriers

Time Carriers

Jeffrey Gibson’s artwork intermingles elements of traditional Native American art, art historical references, craft, and pop culture while Time Carriers conjures a vision of many hands providing a framework of support, a fluid utopia where trust and movement go hand in hand.

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Location: Esker Foundation (1011 9th Ave. SE)Free


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