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Opening Reception of Prairie Contemporary

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Media notice

September 14, 2016

Opening Reception of Prairie Contemporary

As part of Alberta Culture Days 2016, the Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery will be celebrating the wealth of talent and creativity that exists within our community by hosting the reception for Prairie Contemporary.
“What is the creative potential of emerging artists in central Alberta? Curatorial duo Erin Boake and Marnie Blair map the terrain of the current scene and unseen in Prairie Contemporary, an exhibition that presents a glimpse of the creative energy found in the region.  Ten artists, who use a range of materials and theoretical approaches, have been chosen to show recent and new work for this exhibition.  By providing professional exhibition space, Prairie Contemporary supports the development of the artistic practice of emerging artists in the Red Deer area.”...

Date: Friday, September 30th, 2016

Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Location: Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery, 4525 47A Avenue, Red Deer

The opening reception of Prairie Contemporary is part of the celebrations occurring throughout the province during Alberta Culture Days 2016. Alberta Culture Days, September 30 – October 2, is about discovering, experiencing and celebrating our unique blend of peoples and passions, and the importance of culture to a healthy and vibrant province. To learn more, visit 

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Media inquiries may be directed to:
Karli Kendall       Andrea Lacoursiere
Marketing and Fund Development Associate  Marketing and Fund Development Associate
Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery    Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery
(403)309-8441      (403)309-8446

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