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Urban Nature

Large Group Fibre Arts Exhibition


Artists from “Contextural: a fibre arts cooperative”


Exhibition Dates

March 1 – April 27, 2024



The Alberta Society of Artists Galleries

222-1235 26 Ave SE, Calgary, AB

Located on the Second Floor of the Crossroads Market

Opening Reception

Saturday, March 9, 2024

2:00 to 4:00 PM


The Alberta Society of Artists is pleased to present the group exhibition “Urban Nature” featuring the work of Contextural, a community of textile artists.

A public opening reception and artist talks will be held on Saturday, March 9th, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm. All are welcome!

Urban Nature’ can be understood as areas in urban environments that are home to plants and non-human animals. Urban nature is not just dedicated space such as public parks but other types of informal green spaces e.g. green streetscapes, nature areas, roof gardens, and community gardens.

The Artists

Amanda Kriaski Catherine Owen Chantel Traub
Donna Clement Julie Barratta Charis Birchall
Kasia Koralewska Leslie Barnes Leslie Delanty
Lynda Williamson Terri Illingworth Margot Van Lindenberg
Nicole Estabrooks Ryder Richards Shellie Jones
Margaret Hall Shelly Klotz Siri McCormick
Susan Fae Haglund Wendy Klotz

About the Land

“Urban Nature” is on display at the Alberta Society of Artists Galleries in the historic Crossroads Market building in the SE Mohkinstsis (Calgary).

The Alberta Society of Artists (ASA) acknowledges that what we call Alberta, where our organization has found its’ home, is the traditional and ancestral territory of many peoples, presently subject to Treaties 6, 7, and 8. Namely: the Niitsitapi (Blackfoot) Confederacy (Kainai, Piikani, and Siksika), the Nehiyawak (Cree), Dene Tha’ (Slavey), Dane-zaa (Beaver), Denesuliné (Chipewyan), SaulteauxNakota SiouxIyarhe Nakoda (Stoney) (Chiniki, Bearspaw, and Wesley), and the Tsuu T’ina Nation and the Métis People of Alberta. This includes the Métis Settlements and the Six Regions of the Métis Nation of Alberta within the historical Northwest Metis Homeland.

Are you interested in learning more about the First Peoples of Alberta?

native-land.ca has an interactive map showcasing many of the Territories, Languages, and Treaties that impact Alberta, Canada and other parts of the world.

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