Article – Rick Rosario

If you’ve been into Motion Gallery in the last three years, you will have seen large portraits by Rick Rosario hanging on our walls, and you may most likely have read some of the articles he has written for the gallery too. It pleases us to introduce Rick to you this month, since he is […]

Article – Rob Dodds

As many of you know, Rob Dodds is a sculptural artist and the founder of Motion Gallery. What you probably don’t know is that he is also the co-founder of an arts fabrication group called Studio Cartel, and is also a part-time welder. Rob doesn’t think of himself as a Chairman of an art gallery […]

Article – Camille Betts

As a child, Camille Betts was always encouraged to keep her sense of play and experimentation open and alive. She started with ceramics at the Smeltzer House in Sherwood Park, and really started her art exploration in high school in a design class with Mr. Swainson.   Camille explored her creativity pursuing an industrial design […]

March Closing Reception

Something slightly different is happening with our regular monthly reception. In March we’re throwing a Closing Reception. After a month long exhibition you will have the chance to meet our three new artists and see their artworks for the last time before they go down. Don’t miss it. Our artists will be in attendance during […]

March Artist – Jennifer Vollmer

  Jennifer Vollmer is our newest artist for the month of March. She brings us a dreamy and dramatic collection of abstract artworks which are a combination of poured and painted pieces, revealing that she does not use one without the other. This latest collection was created over the past few months. Employing a different […]

March Artist – Sherry Drew

  This month, for the first time ever, we feature a fiber artist who has quilted a storyboard based on certain dramatic events from JRR Tolkein’s book, ‘The Hobbit’. Sherry Drew is the artist of this fantastic quilt. Her art is expressed on back fabric, with cut out pieces of fabric sewn, and threaded together using […]

March Artist – Gonzalo Figueroa

  Gonzalo Figueroa left South America with his family at the tender age of seven. The Chilean born painter reveals his roots in his paintings with his use of vibrant colours and design. “This world of mine is a constant exploration of the light that engulfs us all, that chews us up then spits us […]

Photographer – Jennifer Brazil

  Inspired by nature, Jennifer Brazil’s ‘Subtle Tongue’ is a collection of images gathered over the past year. These comprise of some of her favoured flowers and will be on display at Motion Gallery during February, in conjunction with this years Exposure Photography Festival.   Her prized images were taken either very close to sunset […]