One of the Peace Region's most acclaimed artists will be honoured at the Beaverlodge Art and Culture Centre with a Tribute Show opening on Sunday, August 27 until September 28. Many never-before-seen in public paintings will be on display.
Well-known Peace Country artist, Robert Guest, born and raised in Beaverlodge, AB, passed away in June at the age of 79. The Beaverlodge Art and Culture Centre is showing the collection (72 pieces) of Robert Guest's painting he did for his book, "Trail North, a Journey in Words and Pictures" along with many sketches and drawings that will be on display courtesy of Dr. Camille Torbey. Also featured are pieces in various private collections in the region as well as our own private collection of decades of paintings of northern Alberta.
The show opens with a gala reception on Sunday, August 27 at 2 pm and runs until Thursday, September 28. Three speakers who knew Robert well will pay tribute to this beloved artist followed by refreshemts in our Tea Room.
For information call 780-354-3600 or see the Beaverlodge Gallery website.