14 BELLS FINE ART GALLERY Tue-Fri 10am-6pm, Sat 10am5pm, Sun 12-4pm, 5523 Young Street Wild Ones: A Group Wildlife
Exhibition and Sale A group showcase highlighting furry, feathered and finned creatures of all kinds from across our fair land lights up 14 Bells Fine Art Gallery. To Dec 27
ART GALLERY OF NOVA SCOTIA
Tue-Sun 10am-5pm, Thu 10am-9pm, 1723 Hollis Street Alphabetical Order: Things Artists Have Drawn To Mar 31 Close to the edge... The Work of Gerald Ferguson Billed as a “comprehensive overview of Gerald Ferguson’s practice,” this AGNS show sees some of the artist’s signature works displayed from the gallery’s vaults. To Jan 13 Hiroshige: The 53 Stations of the Tokaido An epic, sprawling retrospective celebrating Utagawa Hiroshige, one of the greatest artists of Japan’s Ukiyo-e genre.
To Mar 17
Ketu’ elmita’jik Jordan Bennett’s first solo show in Nova Scotia sees the artist build an immersive environment filled with pop art colours and the historic shapes and patterns of Mi’kmaq and Beothuk visual culture.
To Mar 31 CRAIG GALLERY Tue-Fri 12-5:30pm, Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 11am-3pm, Alderney Landing, 2 Ochterloney Street, Dartmouth Castles, Cars and Clowns: A Celebration of Children’s Art Petite Picassos get their due at this showcase featuring over 200 pieces by artists aged five to 14. To Jan 6
DALHOUSIE ART GALLERY
Tue-Fri, 11am-5pm; Sat-Sun 12-5pm, 6101 University Avenue 65th Annual Student, Staff, Faculty, and Alumni Exhibition
To Dec 21
GALLERY NINETEEN NINETEEN
Mon-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 9am-5pm, 6025 Stanley Street
Maiden, Mother, Crone
Rhonda Barrett’s collection of works are billed as “a self-directed exploration of what it means to the artist to be a female in today’s world. It is informed by her readings, observations and personal experiences of being a woman recently turned mother, who is starting to experience early transition into crone,” her artist’s statement says.
To Dec 30
HERMES Tue-Thu 1pm-6pm, Fri-Sun 1pm-4pm, 5682 North Street
Holiday Ya-Ya The north end artist co-operative gives out festive feels with a group show featuring work by 15 members.
To Dec 23
KHYBER CENTRE FOR THE ARTS
Tue-Sat 12-5pm, 1880 Hollis Street
Vacant Faces Artists Arielle Twist and Brandon Hoax debut a collaborative work from The Khyber’s new Khyber Window, a street-facing exhibit space that’s viewable 24/7 from Hollis Street. Dec 29-Jan 30
MARY E. BLACK GALLERY
Tue-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat-Sun 11am-4pm, 1061 Marginal Road Mentor & Metalsmith: The Silver Art of Arthur Brecken
& Wesley Harris “Mentor and Metalsmith takes us on a journey through the intertwined careers of two master jewellers,” begins the Mary E. Black Gallery. “Wesley Harris has curated the late Arthur Brecken’s work into this exhibit as an homage,” showcasing Brecken’s space as an icon and mentor in the metalsmith community while also showing the repeating themes and lines apparent in both men’s work.
To Dec 21
MOUNT SAINT VINCENT UNIVERSITY ART GALLERY
Tue-Fri 11am-5pm, Sat-Sun 1-5pm, 166 Bedford Highway Prospect 18: Christiane Poulin, Echoes See
photo To Jan 27
Mon-Thu 9:30am-5:30pm, Fri 9:30am-8pm, Sat 10am-5pm, 6301 Quinpool Road
Holiday Exhibition To Dec 24 TEICHERT GALLERY Sun-Mon 12-5pm, Tue-Sat 10am-5pm, 1723 Hollis Street
Home Away from Home Inae Kim showcases 15 pieces “inspired by the architecture, historical buildings and the colourful houses of Halifax.”
To Jan 12
VIEWPOINT GALLERY Wed-Sun 12-5pm, 1459 Brenton Street
Winter Solstice Several ViewPoint Gallery members celebrate the return of longer days and more sunlight (thank god!) with this show marking the longest night of the year. To Dec 30
ZWICKER’S GALLERY Tue-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 10am-5pm, 5415 Doyle Street
Christmas Exhibition Zwicker’s largest show of the year! To Dec 31