Inspired by an icon of the West and celebrating the continuing existence of the mighty Plains Bison in Alberta, Leighton Art Centre presents Bison bison bison. Experience the perspectives of eighteen local artists as they portray this impressive creature in many styles and in pieces large and small!
Featuring: Barbara Amos, Peter Balkwill, Bruno Canadien, Shannon Ford, Deborah Garside, Michelle Grant, Judith Hall, Eveline Kolijn, Doug Levitt, Scott MacKenzie, Vanessa Nelson, Gary Olson, Angie Rees, Cameron Roberts, Tyler Rock, Nick Rooney, Janice Tanton & Donna Wilson.
Works for sale will include paintings, drawings, prints, photographs and sculpture. This exhibition will be presented in Leighton Art Centre’s Main Gallery.
Opening Reception: Saturday June 16, 2018 at 2-4 pm. Reception will celebrate the launch of this and of Threaded Through Paint (presented in Leighton Art Centre’s Tower Gallery) by Calgary watercolourist Brittney Tough. This is a public event - invite your friends and family!
Admission to Leighton Art Centre is always Pay-What-You-Can. More information on the Leighton Art Centre website.
Featured art: Doug Levitt "The Messenger".