July 2019 Schedule

First Friday Events for July 5 2019

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Title: Disbound

Artist: Kim Bruce
Kiwanis Gallery, 4818 49 Street – in Red Deer Public Library - operated by the Red Deer Arts Council
Media: Mixed Media
Dates: June 18 – August 17, 2019
Reception: First Friday Red Deer July 5th from 6pm to 8 pm.


Torahs
Encaustic/Found Objects on Books
Kim Bruce


Title: Nature’s Calling

Artist: Jesslyn Miller and Dena Miller
Marjorie Wood Gallery in the Kerry Wood Nature Centre, 6300 45 Ave
Media: Fabric Arts
Dates: June 24 to August 24, 2019
First Friday Reception July 5th from 4 – 6 pm with the artists in attendance. Gallery viewing times are 10 am – 8 pm everyday.


Chickadees Love My Mosaic Garden
Cotton Patchwork with Embroidered Wool and Cotton Appliqué
Dena B. Miller, 2019


Title: Human | Nature

Artist: Kendel Vreeling
The Velvet Olive Lounge, 4928C 50 Street (access via back alley/51st Street)
Media: Mixed Media
Dates: until July 31, 2019
Opening Reception on July 5th from 6 – 9pm. The artist will be in attendance as she opens her exhibit "Human | Nature.” Live music to follow with Picture the Ocean & Dana Wylie starting at 8:00pm.


Title: Japanese Inspiration

Artist: A collaborative including local artists: Barbara Halliday, Derek Sauer, Carol Mckinnie, Shawn Grieves, Nicole Lambert
The Hub on Ross Art Gallery, 4936 Ross Street
Media: Mixed Media
Dates: until July 31, 2019
Opening Reception on July 5th from 4 – 6 pm.

Title: 30 Dreams of Summer

Artist: All artists presently featured in the gallery, including Holly Mayoh, Marianne Harris, Michael Huyzer, Christine Karron, Amanda Frost and many more…
A + Art Gallery & Unique Collections,Unit 203, 4919 49th Street
Media: Mixed
Dates: July 1 - 31, 2019
Opening Reception: First Friday July 5th from 4pm – 6pm with refreshments provided, some artists in attendance.Gallery viewing times are 11 am to 5pmTuesday through Friday (closed Mondays). Saturday open from 12 pm – 6 pm.


Title: Kinship: Images of Family and Community from the MAG’s Indigenous and Inuit Art Collection

Artist: Multiple Artists
Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery, 4525 47 A Avenue
Media: Mixed Media
Dates: May 11th to July 8th, 2019
6 pm tour of the exhibition by the gallery curators.First Friday will be on July 5th from 5 pm to 8 pm.Refreshments provided.


Title: Unfamiliar Selves

Artist: Jude Griebel and Tammy Salzl
Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery, 4525 47 A Avenue
Media: Sculpture and Watercolour
Dates: July 6 – September 29, 2019
Reception: First Friday Red Deer July 5th from 5pm to 8 pm with artists in attendance.


The Official Re-Opening of the Viewpoint Gallery welcomes TWO exhibits:

Title:A New View

Artist: Members of the Viewpoint Gallery Collective
Viewpoint Gallery, Culture Services Centre, 5205 48 Street
Media: Mixed Media
Dates: June 20 – August 23, 2019
Reception: July 5th from 6 – 8 pm.Join Viewpoint Gallery Collective member artists for an inaugural group exhibit in the bright new Viewpoint gallery space at Culture Services.

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Title:Biophiles

Artist: Teena Dickerson
Viewpoint Gallery, Culture Services Centre, 5205 48 Street
Media: Mixed media metalworks and jewellery created in bronze, silver, gold, stone, and bone.
Dates: June 20 – July 29, 2019
Reception: July 5th from 6 – 8 pm.The Biophile figures and jewelry forms are coded messages about how the artists feels about being human and what I have learned from citizenry, communion, and connection with nature and all forms of life.

Please join City of Red Deer Culture Services for an open house and special First Friday event on Friday July 5. You can take a tour of the new facility and check out the new program and rental spaces, experience locally made, original artwork in the new Viewpoint Gallery, take a free arts & culture sample class and learn about upcoming program opportunities, and enjoy live music by talented local musicians.

Culture Services Open House & First Friday Celebration
Friday, July 5, 20195 – 8 p.m.at 5205 48 Avenue

It’s free to attend and everyone is welcome. All guests can enter for a chance to win one of two $100 "Culture Bucks" certificates, which may be redeemed for arts & culture program registration. The winners will be announced Monday, July 8.

Parking is available on the street, or you can take Red Deer Transit Route 6. To learn more about The City of Red Deer Culture Services, visit www.reddeer.ca/culture.


Title: New Works

Artist: Jeri-Lynn Ing and Betty Snell
Sunworks Gallery, 110 - 4913 50 Avenue
Media: Acrylic on Canvas
Dates: July 1 - 31, 2019
First Friday Reception July 5th from 6 - 8 pm with artists in attendance.

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Gallery shows new and continuing but no receptions, although some spaces are open to the public.

Title:Perspectives

Artist:Karmen Duncan-Toth
The Art Factory, 4914 50th Avenue
Media:Photography
Dates:June 3 - July 7, 2019
Gallery viewing times are 12 pm – 5 pm Tuesday to Saturday.

Title: New work by members of the Red Deer Art Club

Media: mixed
Dates: June 28- August 30, 2019
Corridor Community Gallery, in lower level of Recreation Centre, 4501 47 A Ave
No First Friday reception. Hours Mon-Thu 5:30 am-10 pm / Fri 5:30 am-5 pm / Sat 8 am-5 pm / Sun noon – 5 pm


First Friday Red Deer is the monthly event where downtown art galleries hold exhibit openings and special events.

Red Deer Arts Council's Vision is a dynamic community that celebrates and supports the arts.