17 Apr 2024 - 29 Sep 2024

Royal Alberta Museum in Edmonton, Alberta

Here & Now

An exhibition of new AFA artworks at the Royal Alberta Museum from April 17 to September 29.

The Alberta Foundation of the Arts (AFA) art collection, which boasts representation from more than 1,700 Albertan artists, is the largest public art collection dedicated solely to Alberta art.

Here & Now is a carefully curated selection of 16 artworks by 12 Alberta artists. The exhibition displays themes of identity, strength, landscape and ability. The pieces included in the exhibit showcase Alberta’s unique cultural heritage and represent the amazing talent of Alberta artists.

The artists featured in the Here & Now exhibition are:

  • AJA Louden, Edmonton
  • Claudia Jimenez Chagoya, Calgary
  • Esther Suzanne Scott (BFA '05, Fibre), Didsbury
  • Han Sungpil, Calgary
  • Lisa Brawn (former student), Calgary
  • Lauren Chipeur, Calgary
  • Michael Leeb, Lethbridge
  • Michael Magnussen, Edmonton
  • Nahanni McKay, Banff
  • Raeann Kit-Yee Cheung, Calgary
  • Simone Elizabeth Saunders (BFA '20, Fibre), Calgary
  • Wei Li, Calgary