February 18 –May 21, 2023
After years of dedicated effort, the Art Gallery of Alberta, a prominent museum in Alberta, Canada, has chosen to acknowledge the artist as an emerging talent. The highly anticipated "La La Lands" solo exhibition, curated by Lindsy Sharman, proudly took place at the prestigious RBC Gallery within the museum—a special exhibition room sponsored by RBC bank.
This exhibition serves as a significant milestone, not only recognizing the artist's talent but also celebrating their unique artistic journey and experimentation. It stands as a testament to the artist's dedication and creativity, bringing their story and vision to a wider audience.
The exhibition was held right next to the impressive Sobys Family Collection, a prestigious art collection.
It showcased 170 captivating works by renowned Canadian artists, including the esteemed Group of Seven, as well as other exceptional artists from around the world.
the tow exhibitions had the same opening night.
" The art museum was established in 1924 as the Edmonton Museum of Arts. In 1956 the museum was renamed the Edmonton Art Gallery. The museum occupied a number of location from its establishment in 1924 to 1969. The museum was relocated to its present location and reopened to the public in 1969 at the Brutalist Arthur Blow Condell building. In 2005, the museum was renamed Art Gallery of Alberta. From 2007 to 2010, the art museum underwent a CA$88 million redevelopment of its building. The redeveloped building was reopened to the public on January 31, 2010. "
the opening night witnessed an overwhelming response, with a remarkable turnout of over 300 enthusiastic attendees.
Artist in conversation
With an enthusiastic participation of both university students and art aficionados, the collaboration between MacEwan University and the Art Gallery of Alberta became a resounding success.
The program featured a vibrant discussion between the artists and curator Lindsey Sharman, providing a unique opportunity for students and art enthusiasts alike to engage with the captivating themes and innovative ideas showcased in the artwork.
The event's diverse audience added an extra layer of energy and excitement, fostering a memorable experience that celebrated the intersection of creativity and knowledge in the world of art.