Galleries

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This page was updated on June 10.

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AKA Artist‑Run Centre

424 20th St. W.  306-652-0044  akaartistrun.com

SHELLIE ZHANG: BELIEVE IT OR NOT This outdoor exhibition arose out a 2019 residency where the artist dug into popular understandings of local history and found the reality was much more complex. The show consists of three installations and a billboard in Riversdale. (Until July.)

Art Placement

228 3rd Ave. S.  306-664-3385  artplacement.com

SPRING SELECTIONS This group exhibition by gallery artists celebrates the vibrancy of spring. (Until June 17.)

SUMMER SHOW Group exhibition by gallery artists with a focus on colour. (Opens June 19, runs until July 22.)

Handmade House Gallery

710 Broadway Ave.  306-665-5542  handmadehousesk.com

HILARY JOHNSTONE: WIND DRIFT Exhibition of fabric art with a focus on the sky. (Until June 26.)

Kenderdine Gallery

Agriculture Building  306-664-3385  art.usask.ca

JUDE GRIEBEL: ILLUMINATED COLLAPSE This exhibition consists of eight sculptural installations that shine a light on the damage we’re doing to the environment and general health and well-being with our manic consumer capitalist culture. (Until Aug. 21.)

Paved Arts

424 20th St. W.  306-652-5502  pavedarts.ca

CYPHER CONNECT This free online event is co-presented with Chokecherry Studio, is geared to age 13 – 25 who are interested in rap, freestyle and spoken word. The host is ZHE the Free (a.k.a. Zoe Slusar), and the event is held every Monday from 7 – 9 p.m. in July and August.

Remai Modern Art Gallery

102 Spadina Cres. E.  306-975-7610  remaimodern.org

JOSÉ LUIS TORRES: VA-ET-VIENT (COMING AND GOING) This is the gallery’s first commissioned outdoor installation. It will be displayed on the gallery grounds, and consists of several modular platforms that seem to fold up and unfold like origami. (Until Oct. 11.)

AN APOLOGY, A PILL, A RITUAL, A RESISTANCE This exhibition explores the subject of healing and the pain that must often be endured to get well. Historical examples that are addressed include Indigenous responses to smallpox, the 1918 influenza pandemic and the HIV/AIDS crisis. Curated by Tarah Hogue, Aileen Burns and Johan Lundh, with Ruth Cuthand, Wally Dion, Guo Fengyi, Sharona Franklin, General Idea, Jeffrey Gibson, Carsten Höller, Clara Hume, Brian Jungen, Kapwani Kiwanga, Kite, Carolyn Lazard, Candice Lin, Les Levine, Paul Maheke, Dylan Miner, Jane Ash Poitras, Skeena Reece, Allen Sapp, P. Staff, Adrian Stimson, Alberta Whittle and Linda Young. (Until Aug. 22)

THELMA PEPPER: ORDINARY WOMEN This retrospective looks at the life and work of the recently deceased Saskatchewan artist with a special focus on her prairie portraits and landscapes. Co-curated by Sandra Fraser and Leah Taylor. (Until Aug. 15.)

SARA CWYNAR: SOURCE This exhibition by the Vancouver-born, Brooklyn-based artist features two new installations that incorporate collected images and objects grounded in late-stage capitalism along with a remount of the 2018 immersive installation Red Film. (Until Aug. 22.)

BLOOD QUANTUM Screening of Jeff Barnaby’s 2019 zombie horror film set in an isolated Mi’gmaq community. (June 11, 7 p.m.)

MALNI: TOWARDS THE OCEAN, TOWARDS THE SHORE Screening of Sky Hopinka’s 2020 drama which explores myths related to death and the afterlife in Pacific northwest Indigenous folklore. In chinuk wawa with English subtitles. (June 18, 7 p.m.)

BIRCH BARK BASKET This in-person workshop with Covid safety protocols in place is lead by Lyndon Linklater, with two sessions on June 20 from 10 – 11:15 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.

ARTFUL READING The book being discussed at this online event is Wade Davis’s 1998 travel memoir The Clouded Leopard. (June 25, 7 p.m.)  

THE BODY REMEMBERS WHEN THE WORLD BROKE OPEN Screening of Elle-Maija Tailfeathers and Kathleen Hepburn’s 2019 drama set in Vancouver. (June 25, 7 p.m.)

Saskatchewan Craft Council Gallery

813 Broadway Ave.  306-653-3616  saskcraftcouncil.org

DIMENSIONS 2021 This annual biannual salute to craft excellence in Saskatchewan will take place online this year. The jurors are David Freeman (a Saskatchewan-based musical instrument maker) and Jane Kidd (a B.C.-based tapestry artist). (Until Aug. 28, with an online awards show on June 29 at 7 p.m.)

SCYAP Art Centre Gallery

402 33rd Ave. W.  306-652-7760  scyapinc.org

DROP-IN ART This drop-in event runs every Tuesday and Thursday from 3 – 6 p.m. Covid protocols in place.

Wanuskewin Heritage Park

R.R. #4, Penner Rd.  306-931-6767  wanuskewin.com

MARY ANNE BARKHOUSE: OPIMIHAW This exhibition arose out of a 2019 artist residency where the Kwakiutl sculptor drew inspiration from Opimihaw Valley, and will showcase themes of reconciliation, restoration, healing in human and natural ecosystems. (Until Oct. 29.)