Galleries & Museums

 

Art Gallery of Regina

2420 Elphinstone St.  306-522-5940  artgalleryofregina.ca

KATHERINE BOYER: HOW THE SKY CARRIES THE SUN This solo exhibition sees the artist explore her dual Indigenous/European identity as a Métis person through the metaphor of the sun and the sky. (Opening reception Jan. 13 from 79 p.m., runs until March 13.)

STILL LIFE SUNDAYS This free, drop-in still life drawing session is online. (Jan. 30, 24 p.m.) 

 Dunlop Gallery: Central Branch

2311 12th Ave.  306-777-6040  dunlopartgallery.org

SHELLEY NIRO: A GOOD, LONG LOOK This two-gallery exhibition takes a retrospective look at three decades of work by the multi-media Mohawk artist which explores of representation, identity and colonization. Organized by the Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba. (Opens Jan. 22, runs until March 25, with an in-person/online artist talk Jan. 28 at 7 p.m.)

IN-PERSON FILM SCHOOL This in-person event features a screening of Shelley Niro’s 1997 genre-parodying mystery Honey Moccasin along with a post screening discussion. (Jan. 27, 7 p.m.)

STORYTELLING WITH SHELLEY NIRO This workshop with the Mohawk artist/storyteller will be in-person at Central Library. (Jan. 29, 1:304 p.m.)

Dunlop Gallery: Sherwood Branch

6121 Rochdale Blvd.  dunlopartgallery.org

SHELLEY NIRO: A GOOD, LONG LOOK See the Dunlop’s Central Branch listing. (Opens Jan. 15, runs until April 3.)

Government House

4607 Dewdney Ave.  306-787-5773  governmenthousesk.ca

PERMANENT DISPLAY Revisit Saskatchewan’s past at the official residence of the lieutenant-governor. The museum also offers a range of online resources related to Saskatchewan history in relation to Government House.

MacKenzie Art Gallery

3475 Albert St.  306-584-4250  mackenzie.art

MISKWAABIK ANIMIIKI POWER LINES: THE WORK OF NORVAL MORRISSEAU This exhibition offers a survey of paintings, drawings, audio recordings and artifacts that explore Anishinaabe concepts of family, kinship ties, storytelling and more that Morrisseau expressed in his work. Curated by Felicia Gay. (Until April 3.)

BEYOND THE STONE ANGEL: ARTISTS REFLECT ON THE DEATHS OF THEIR PARENTS This exhibition features work by 12 artists, and was inspired by an experience curator Timothy Long had a few years ago where his elderly parents both died in a short period of time. Artists include Gabriela Agüero, Laura Barrón, Shauna Beharry, Deborah Carruthers, Erika DeFreitas, Sherry Farrell Racette, Gabriela García-Luna, Spring Hurlbut, Zachari Logan, Bev Pike, Robin Poitras and Lyla Rye. (Until Feb. 13.)

SEPARATE JOURNEYS, SHARED PATHS This is a companion exhibition to Beyond the Stone Angel and features short films by Syafiq Jaafar (Journeys, Dear Dad), Stuart Marshall (Robert Marshall – Stuart Marshall) and Sonya Ballantyne (Nosisim). (Until Feb. 13.)

DAWIT L. PETROS: SPAZIO DISPONIBILE This solo exhibition sees the Toronto-based artist look at issues of colonialism and historical memory through the lens of Italy’s legacy of colonialism in the Mediterranean and northern Africa. (Until April 3.)

THE PERMANENT COLLECTION: COMMUNITY WATCH This group exhibition includes work by artists dating back to the 1960s, and looks at ways that our notion of community has evolved in recent decades. Curated by Timothy Long, Nicolle Nugent and Tak Pham. (Until May 8, 2022.)

A MINECART RIDE TOWARDS WORLD BORDER This online event marks the closing of Travess Smalley’s exhibition “Chance Language Resource Pack”. (Jan. 15, noon.)

RAWLCO RADIO FREE ADMISSION DAY This day is co-hosted by the gallery and Saskatchewan African Canadian Heritage Museum to celebrate the launch of African Canadian Black History Month. (Jan. 30, 11 a.m.5:30 p.m.)

Neutral Ground

1835 Scarth St.  306-522-7166  neutralground.sk.ca

MICHELLE SOUND: NIMAMA IS A TOUGH COOKIE This exhibition sees the artist use traditional Indigenous art-making such as drum making, caribou hair tufting and beadwork to offer a contemporary take on cultural identity and history. (Opening reception Jan. 29 at 7 p.m., with an in-person artist talk Jan. 30 at 1 p.m. Runs until March 12.)

PHYLLIS POITRAS JARRETT: LOOKING BEYOND OURSELVES This exhibition commemorates traditional Indigenous/Métis worldviews through the presentation of beaded images of spirit animals. (Opening reception Jan. 29 at 7 p.m., runs until March 12, with a workshop on Feb. 19 at 1 p.m.)

JEAN BORBRIDGE: APPARATUS SUPERCENTER This window display is inspired by the idealized presentation of fruits and vegetables that we see in grocery stores, and offers viewers a chance to consider the labout that goes on behind the scenes to grow, process and market the produce. (Opening reception Jan. 29 at 7 p.m., runs until March 12.)  

Nouveau Gallery

2146 Albert St.  306-569-9279  nouveaugallery.com

GROUP EXHIBITION The show features work by gallery artists. (Until spring.)

RCMP Heritage Centre

5907 Dewdney Ave.  306-522-7333  rcmphc.com

TEMPORARY CLOSURE The Heritage Centre is closed until the end of March.

 

Royal Canadian Legion

1820 Cornwall St.  306-522-2676  reginalegion.com

MILITARY MUSEUM Included are murals by Mary-Ann Dube and other local artists, and military history displays focused on Regina residents. Open Thursdays from 48 p.m., with group tours by appointment.

Royal Saskatchewan Museum

2445 Albert St.  306-787-2815  royalsaskmuseum.ca

PERMANENT EXHIBITS The exhibits at this provincial museum explore Saskatchewan’s geological past, natural environment, First Nations history and modern concerns about our planet’s ecological health. One highlight is the Scotty exhibit in the CN T. rex Gallery.

Saskatchewan Military Museum

1600 Elphinstone St.  306-347-9349  saskatchewanmilitarymuseum.com

MILITARY HISTORY DISPLAYS Tours of this facility at Regina Armouries are available on Mondays and Wednesdays from 79 p.m. or by appointment by 306-530-5501.

Saskatchewan Science Centre

2903 Powerhouse Dr.  306-522-4629  sasksciencecentre.com

PERMANENT EXHIBITION To promote safety during the pandemic, the museum has made several design changes to its exhibition space and theatre. It is also offering online science workshops for school classes from kindergarten to grade eight that can be booked online.

BEYOND HUMAN LIMITS LITE This travelling exhibit features a range of interactive displays looking at the physical and psychological qualities of extreme athletes. (Until April 30.)

IMAX FILMS Currently screening are Asteroid Hunters, Beavers, Into Nature’s Wild and CUBA.

Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame

2205 Victoria Ave.  306-780-9232  sasksportshalloffame.com

PERMANENT EXHIBITS This museum celebrates the sporting accomplishments of individuals and teams with ties to the province. The museum also offers a variety of online resources related to Saskatchewan’s sporting history.

ATHLETIC FASHION This exhibition explores how uniforms and equipment in different sports have evolved over the decades driven aesthetic and performance concerns. (Until June 4.)

Slate Fine Art Gallery

3424 13th Ave.  306-775-0300  slategallery.ca

SATURNALIA 2021 Holiday exhibition of new and recent paintings, sculpture and prints by gallery artists. (Until Jan. 29.)