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Fundamental Elements- A Downtown Experience

  • 8 Street Canmore, AB, T1W Canada (map)

Gallery crawl down Main Street!  As you walk the Elemental Tour, enjoy street performances,  participate in an outdoor raku pottery firing, experience ice carving streetside, be awed by a wind themed LED light show, follow our travelling firespinner, and relax to some smooth jazz, all while experiencing the beauty of a mountain evening.  

Fallen Leaf; Will be opening a new exhibition of works on the theme of water entitled “Water Dance”.  Resident artist Curtis Golomb will be painting onsite from 3-6pm during the opening.

SilverTree Studios; Both resident artists Lynne Harrison and Kathryn Cooke will be doing presentations on the ‘Earth’, and the geological themes in their work.  Kathryn will be presenting a new installation.  Talks at 4pm

The Hive;  The Artists of Elk Run are resident in the Hive during the Tour.  They will be highlighting their current group exhibition and doing several presentations as follows;

Fireweed Glass Studio is presenting their demo video in the boardroom (this includes a treat from Rudi Peet!). Printmaker Linda Cote will be demonstrating her lino cut technique from 3-6pm.  Artists Barb Fyvie and Pascale Ouellet will be presenting an artist talk on their Fogo Island Project at 6pm, and will do a performance collaborative art piece from 6:30-8pm. 

Elevation Gallery; “Prescribed Burn” featuring senior gallery artists.  Calgary painter Amy Dryer will be working in the gallery from 2-5.

Carter Ryan Gallery;  resident artist Jason Carter will be presenting his Water series entitled “Reflection”.  He will be carving stone in the gallery from 2-6pm.

Collect tickets from all 5 venues to attend the wrap-up cabaret free of charge.  Featuring Bridget Ryan's "In Your Element"  starting at 8:30pm.  

Bridget Ryan, alongside her ridiculously talented band, will guide you through an evening of hilarious song mashups, with the intention of bringing you to a greater understanding of yourself. Using everything from 80's music to showtunes to explore the 5 Element's of the Chinese Zodiac, you will be brought closer to understanding 'you’.

If you are looking for a little enlightenment and some seriously big laughs, don't miss this show! 

 The door opens at 8, and performance starts at 8:30.  A glass of wine will be included with your ticket.  Seats are limited to 80.  First come first serve.

Earlier Event: February 17
Artists of Elk Run Downtown
Later Event: June 4
Spring Cleaning Sale