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Two current reads: War and the Soul and The Comeback.

Prodded by Remembrance Day, I began reading War and the Soul. Turns out to be “antivenin” for the current media spin and hysteria. “We are aroused by, addicted to, and in love with the archetype of...

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Karen Gimbel and Stuart Williamson

People come to the gallery for many different reasons.  Some stumble on us, and are amazed and incredulous to find a gallery of any kind - especially one with our range of art of such high quality - in such a small...

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Bluerock Gallery represents a select group of contemporary fine artists, most of whom live and work in Alberta. Almost every media is present at any given time in the gallery. We love art that is from the heart, and include everything from landscapes to abstracts and figurative works....

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Today, I couldn’t be more excited to launch the new Bluerock Gallery website and online store. For the last couple of months, we have been working to pull all of this together and hope that you will find it easier to find information.

 

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Calgary artist and ACAD grad Jennifer Mack is a full-time equine artist. She paints from a life-long love of horses – and is inspired by spending time with feral horses in far away and exotic places. Jennifer brings us this show with all new...

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In this second video of a fabulous event, we celebrate beloved poetry and art from Persia. Rumi and Hafiz, both Persian poets from the 13th and 14th centuries, are revered in Iran to this day, and still have a strong influence on many western...

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Join us in the Living Room for a class on Gestural Drawing with Dirk van Wyk.  Sunday, April 26, 11 am – 5 pm

Gesture drawing recognizes and emphasizes the vitality of the subject. Gestural drawing does the same but...

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Watch the video below for two informal conversations with artists, Connie Geerts and Pam Weber, in their own studios. Learn what inspires their art and expression.

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In this video of a fabulous event, we celebrate beloved poetry and art from Persia. Rumi and Hafiz, both Persian poets from the 13th and 14th centuries, are revered in Iran to this day, and still have a strong influence on many western artists.

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July 24, 2015  Hafiz poetry Rumi Continue Reading » Continue Reading »

Moving Surface, Rich Rawlyk’s first solo show, illustrates his exploration and reaction to place and land. Examining our impact on each other, the act of observing and documenting has become a meditation that enables Rich to better understand the landscapes he is a part...

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