Art Gallery of Alberta

Jill Stanton

Conversation with the Artist: Jill Stanton

Wednesday, March 5, 7 pm
Manning Hall, Main Level

Located within exhibitions spaces, Conversation with the Artist is an ongoing series that features informal and engaging talks between artists, curators and audience members.

Jill Stanton is a Canadian illustrator based in Edmonton, Alberta. She holds a BFA in printmaking and drawing from the University of Alberta. Her work specializes in the weird and wacky. Stanton is currently dividing her time between numerous large-scale environmental works, as well as a comic book based on dream imagery and hallucinations, entitled Headspaces. With her background in printmaking, Stanton is currently working with the Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts as the Print Shop Coordinator.

Jill Stanton: Strange Dream also opens on March 5 in your AGA’s Manning Hall