Galleries

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AKA Artist‑Run Centre

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

ERDEM TAŞDELEN: THE CHARACTERS: ACT II This audio installation is inspired by a 4th century B.C.E. dramatic work by Greek author Theophrastus and consists of 10 idiosyncratic monologues where characters reflect on darker aspects of humanity.  (Opening reception Feb. 13 at 7 p.m., runs until March 21.)

ERDEM TAŞDELEN: DEMAGOGUES This text-based work is installed on the gallery’s outside billboard and critiques our so-called post-truth society. (Until March 21.)

Art Placement

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

LIKE THIS LIKE THAT This group exhibition features new work by staff and sessional lecturers in the USask Department of Art and Art History including Terry Billings, Barbara Reimer, Grant McConnell, Marcus Miller, Frances Robson and Laura St. Pierre. (Feb. 20-March 5, with an opening reception Feb. 29 at 2 p.m.)

Collector’s Choice Gallery

625D 1st Ave. N.  306-665-8300  collectorschoice.ca

SHU-CHENG (SHAWN) ZHENG: INK  Exhibition of ink drawings on rice paper that’s mounted on raw canvas. (Until Feb. 28, with a reception on Feb. 15 from 2-4 p.m.)

College Art Gallery 1 & 2

MacKinnon Building  306-966-4571  art.usask.ca

CAROLINE MONNET This installation features two videos by the Canadian artist. Mobilize charts a journey from the far north to the urban south while Creatura Dada sees the artist recruit six Indigenous women to contemplate the end of world as we know it and creation of new way of living. (Until April 17.)

KENOJUAK ASHEVAK: LIFE AND LEGACY This exhibition of drawings by the Inuit artist, who lived from 1927-2013, is co-curated by Louisa Parr (Kenojuak Cultural Centre) and William Huffman (West Baffin Eskimo Cooperative). (Until April 17.)

Frances Morrison Gallery

311 23rd St. E.  306-975-7579  saskatoonlibrary.ca

MUSICAL SASKATOON This exhibition allows viewers to explore the history of music in Saskatoon through materials from the Local History Room. (Until March 13, with a reception Feb. 13 from 7-9 p.m.)

Gordon Snelgrove Gallery

Murray Building, University of Saskatchewan  306-966-4208  usask.ca/snelgrove

ARTIST TALK Guest speaker is Erdem Taşdelen who has an exhibition at PAVED Arts. (Feb. 14, noon.)

2020 MFA LECTURES Guest presenter is Gabriela García-Luna. (Feb. 26 at noon.)

Kenderdine Gallery

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

CATHERINE BLACKBURN: WITH THESE HANDS, FROM THIS LAND Working in both fine art and fashion, this Saskatchewan Indigenous has attracted critical acclaim. The work on display here was produced during a recent residency. (Until April 18.)

Paved Arts

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

MILES RUFELDS: NO LONG SHADOWS This multi-disciplinary exhibition mixes factual and fictional information to explore a little-known story about a failed effort by an American chemical company to partner with experimental filmmaker Stan Brakhage to present a film festival in 1959. (Until Feb. 28.)

PREMIERE PRO FOR THE REST OF US This workshop is led by Sophie Kokott. (Feb. 18, 7 p.m.)

PAVED ARTS MEDIA FAIR This fundraiser for PAVED features local vendors different media including vinyl, DVDs, cassettes, video games and more. (Feb. 22, Noon-4 p.m. $2 entry.)

Remai Modern Art Gallery

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

NEXT YEAR’S COUNTRY This group exhibition features work from the permanent collection that explores Saskatchewan’s often challenging history where people seek to remain hopeful about the future while coping with current hardships. Curated by Sandra Fraser. (Until Oct. 12.)

THE SONNABEND COLLECTION This exhibition features over 100 contemporary art works by 67 artists from the collection of Ileana and Michael Sonnabend. (Until March 22.)

PABLO PICASSO: ANATOMY OF A STILL LIFE This exhibition features a selection of lino cut prints made by the artist in 1962. (Until April 17.)

ANDY WARHOL: SCREEN TESTS This exhibition features a series of short “screen tests” Warhol did in the mid-1960s with various celebrities who visited his Factory studio including Marcel Duchamp, Bob Dylan, Dennis Hopper, Lou Reed, Edie Sedgwick and Susan Sontag. (Until March 15.)

ROMAN HOLIDAY Screening of William Wyler’s 1953 romantic comedy starring Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck. (Feb. 14, 7 p.m.)

DISCOVERY CINEMA As part of the Sonnabend exhibition the gallery is screening selected short films by American artist William Wegman and Swiss artists Peter Fischli and David Weiss. (Feb. 15-17 at 1 p.m.)

RAWLCO RADIO FREE ADMISSION DAY Free opportunity visit the gallery and see the work on display. (Feb. 17, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.)

INDIGENOUS ART HISTORY IN CONTEXT OF THE SONNABEND COLLECTION This panel discussion features contributions from Paul Chaat Smith, Richard William Hill and Gerald McMaster. (Feb. 18, 7 p.m.)

THE WAY THINGS GO This workshop is inspired by a 1987 art film by the Swiss duo Peter Fischli and David Weiss and will see adults use everyday objects to create a Rube Goldberg-style piece of kinetic art. (Feb. 18, 7 p.m. $30 members, $35 non-members. Register at 306-975-8031 or e-mail workshops@remaimodern.org)

CALL ME BY YOUR NAME Screening of Luca Guadagnino 2017 romantic drama set on the Italian Riviera. (Feb. 21, 7 p.m.)

ART APPRECIATION This talk is presented as part of The Sonnabend Collection, and will examine the impact of women gallerists such as Ileana Sonnabend on the global art market. (Feb. 25, 7 p.m.)

THE WAY THINGS GO This workshop is inspired by a 1987 art film by the Swiss duo Peter Fischli and David Weiss workshop and will see teens 14+ use everyday objects to create a chain-reaction, Goldberg-type piece of kinetic art. (Feb. 25, 7 p.m. Register at 306-5-8031 or e-mail workshops@remaimodern.org)

AWAY FROM HER Screening of Sarah Polley’s 2006 drama about elderly couple (Julie Christie and Gordon Pinsent) coping with the effects of an Alzheimer’s diagnosis. (Feb. 28, 7 p.m.)

Saskatchewan Craft Council Gallery

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

MELANIE MONIQUE ROSE: THE FLOWER PEOPLE Exhibition of felted floral arrangements on blankets where the artist presents stories inspired by Ukrainian folk art and Métis floral beadwork and craft. (Until March 14.)

St. Thomas More Gallery

1435 College Dr.  306-652-5310  stmcollege.ca

USASK COMMUNITY ARTS & ARTISANSHIP STUDENT EXHIBITION This group exhibition features new work by the students. (Until Feb. 29.)

Wanuskewin Heritage Park

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

WRAPPED IN CULTURE This group exhibition features work by 10 Indigenous artists from Canada and Australia. Artists include Barry Ace, Rosalie Favell, Meryl McMaster, Adrian Stimson, Kerri Clarke, Maree Clarke, Mitch Mahoney, Molly Mahoney and Wade Mahoney. (Until April 15.)