Gallery Listings

2018-19 Exhibitions in FAB Gallery

The Fine Arts Building Gallery (1-1 FAB, U of A) hosts art and design exhibitions featuring work by students, faculty and staff, as well as by contemporary and historical artists with national and international reputations. A valuable teaching resource, FAB Gallery provides many Art and Design students with their first opportunity to present their work publicly.


PHOEBE TODD-PARRISH: LIKE NEW
December 11 - 22, 2018 & January 2 - 12, 2019
FAB Gallery
Closing Reception: Jan. 10, 2019 from 7 - 10 PM

Like New explores the idea that objects embody our deepest emotional and psychological reserves, acting as receptacles and markers of time and in space. In these book works, prints and installations, found (or rather “sought”) images, text and objects are used in order to underscore their infinite ability to (re)collect; to inspire fiction and relay fact. This exhibition is the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Printmaking.


THE ART OF THE BOOK 2018
January 22 - February 16, 2019
FAB Gallery
Opening Reception: Jan. 24, 2019 from 7 – 10 PM

The Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild supports, promotes, and seeks to inspire participation in traditional bookbinding and contemporary book arts. The Art of the Book is their juried exhibition of the book arts, and includes artists’ books, boxes, calligraphy, book conservation/restoration, decorated paper, fine binding, fine printing and papermaking by Canadian and international book artists. 


ALCUIN AWARDS FOR BOOK DESIGN IN CANADA 2017
January 22 - February 16, 2019
FAB Gallery
Opening Reception: Jan. 24, 2019 from 7 – 10 PM

To promote a wider appreciation of books and reading, and to support excellence in book design and production, the Alcuin Society offers prestigious awards for excellence in Canadian book design and sponsors the only national competition that recognizes and celebrates fine book design in Canada. 

JOSHUA WADE, MFA DRAWING & INTERMEDIA
February 26 - March 23, 2019
FAB Gallery
Opening Reception: Feb. 28, 2019 from 7 – 10 PM

This exhibition is the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Drawing and Intermedia.


MYKEN MCDOWELL, MFA PRINTMAKING
February 26 - March 23, 2019
FAB Gallery
Opening Reception: Feb. 28, 2019 from 7 – 10 PM 

This exhibition is the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Printmaking.


BACHELOR OF DESIGN GRADUATE SHOW 2019
April 2 - 13, 2019
FAB Gallery
Opening Reception: Apr. 4, 2019  from 7 – 10 PM

A graduating exhibition of students completing the Bachelor of Design program.


BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS GRADUATE SHOW 2019
April 23 - May 4, 2019
FAB Gallery
Opening Reception: Apr. 25, 2019 from 7 – 10 PM

A graduating exhibition of students completing the Bachelor of Fine Arts program.


TAMIRES PARA PEDROSO, MFA PAINTING
May 14 - June 8, 2019
FAB Gallery
Opening Reception: May 16, 2019 from 7 – 10 PM

This exhibition is the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Painting.