Art Gallery of Alberta

The News from Here: The 2013 Alberta Biennial of Contemporary Art
January 26-May 5, 2013


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Pipe Dreams, from the Freedom Fighter Series, 2011, Bruno Canadien, Image courtesy of John Dean.

Magnetic Reconnection, 2012, Kyle Armstrong. Production Still Courtesy of the artist.

Jack & Jill Room (morning), 2011, Kristopher Karklin, Image: Courtesy of the artist.



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Your AGA is pleased to present 36 established and emerging artists from nine Alberta communities in The News From Here: The 2013 Alberta Biennial of Contemporary Art. Guest-curated by Nancy Tousley, this exhibition explores the theme of post-regionalism in relation to art production in Alberta. The 2013 Alberta Biennial of Contemporary Art is one of the AGA’s most diverse exhibitions, featuring an extensive film, video and performance program, in addition to painting, sculpture and installation.

Alberta Biennial artists are: Trevor Anderson, Kyle Armstrong, Noel Bégin, Elisabeth Belliveau, Richard Brown, Eric Cameron, Bruno Canadien, Sherri Chaba, Chris Cran, Alysha Creighton, DaveandJenn, Amanda Forbis and Wendy Tilby, Mackenzie Frère, Sarah Fuller, Jason de Haan and Miruna Dragan, Faye HeavyShield, Terrance Houle, Gary James Joynes, Kristopher Karklin, Emily Luce, Eric Moschopedis and Mia Rushton, Robyn Moody, Pamela Norrish, Gabrielle Paré,  Laura St. Pierre, Jewel Shaw, Taras Polataiko, Larissa Tiggelers, Laura Vickerson, Jennifer Wanner, Donna White and Maria Whiteman.

The News From Here: The 2013 Alberta Biennial of Contemporary Art is presented at the Art Gallery of Alberta by ATB Financial.

Artist Patron Dr. James Wolfli in memory of Milan Wolfli.

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