First Fridays Red Deer

Please Note: First Friday Red Deer listings will be posted the week of the event (or earlier) in order to give all the galleries time to get their information to the Red Deer Arts Council.

Red Deer Downtown Business Association

Red Deer Downtown Business Association

The Red Deer Downtown Business Association sponsors the Kiwanis Gallery’s First Friday Red Deer events. We appreciate all their support for events and activities taking place in downtown Red Deer. First Friday Red Deer is an ongoing partnership with the galleries in Red Deer.

To find out where to find the galleries, click here for our Gallery Guide 2016: Red Deer Gallery Guide-2016

First Friday Red Deer,

August 4, 2017

 

Kiwanis Gallery – * in Red Deer Public Library – operated by the Red Deer Arts Council

* First Friday Red Deer is sponsored by Red Deer Downtown Business Association for the

Kiwanis Gallery, 4818 49 Street

First Friday Red Deer Interactive Literary Event – For the first time ever, Red Deer Arts Council’s August 4th First Friday Red Deer features the Writers’ Ink group with an interactive literary event. A riddle and a story make up this interactive event . Writers’ Ink is celebrating their 25th anniversary with a special edition of their anthology.

Title: ‘cottonwoodSky’                  Artists:  Theresa Potter and Lorene Runham

Media: Mixed Media                      Dates: June 19 to August 19, 2017

Reception: First Friday Red Deer from 6 to 8 pm.

 

Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery, 4525 47 A Avenue

Exhibits Continuing – tours of galleries available

Title: Memory Bones                                                      Artist: Jewel Shaw

Media: Printmaking & Found Objects                     Dates: July 2 to August 20, 2017

Title:  To Canada With Love         Artist:    Tim Van Horn

Media: Photography                      Dates: May 13th to August 20th, 2017

Reception: First Friday Red Deer from 5 to 8 pm.

 

A + Art Gallery & Unique Collections, Unit 203, 4919 49th Street

403- 896-8882

Title: The Paintwerx Show                           Artist: Marianne Harris

Media: Watercolour                                       Dates of show: August 4 to 31, 2017

Reception: First Friday Red Deer from 4 to 6 pm.

 

Marjorie Wood Gallery in the Kerry Wood Nature Centre

Title:  Botanical Art- My Perspective        Artist: Elaine Funnell

Media: Watercolour                       Dates: July 17 to September 15, 2017

Reception: First Friday Red Deer from 4 to 6 pm.

 

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

 

Corridor Community Gallery – at the downtown Recreation Centre, 4501-47A Avenue

Title:      Untitled                                Artists: Taylor Bootsma and Friend.        

Dates: July 31 to September 25, 2017

Media: Drawings and Photographs

No First Friday Red Deer reception

 

the white gallery (main floor Sunworks) – 4924 Ross Street

Title: Evoked Earth                          Artist: Galia Kwetny

Media: Oil Media                            Dates: May 5 to July 29, 2017

No First Friday Red Deer reception – exhibit continuing

 

Viewpoint Gallery, Cultural Services Centre, 3827 – 39 Street, Red Deer

Title:     Unlikely Partners

Artists: Group exhibition by members of the Viewpoint Collective

Media: Mixed Media                      Dates: July and August, 2017

(403)309-4091                    Hours: M-F 8 am – 4:30 pm, closed noon-1 pm

 

Harris-Warke Gallery, upstairs in the Sunworks Home & Garden Store, 4924 Ross Street

Title: Contradiction                        Artist: Dusty Herbig

Media:  Printmaking        Dates: July 7 – August 19, 2017

No First Friday Red Deer reception – exhibit continuing but the gallery will be open

 

The Hub on Ross, 4936 Ross Street (NEW exhibit)

Title:      Joy’s Creations                  Artist: Joy Davies

Media:  Up-cycled Glassware      Dates of Exhibit: August 1 to August 31, 2017

No First Friday Red Deer reception

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

First Friday Red Deer is sponsored by the Red Deer Downtown Business Association for the Red Deer Arts Council

 

 

 

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5 Responses to “First Fridays Red Deer”
  1. Harris-Warke Gallery is pleased to be showing Dawn Saunders Dahl’s “Prairie Circus” until 8:00pm this First Friday. No Reception.

  2. I am an an aboriginal artist based in red deer how do I apply to get involved in 1st friday?

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