Be enlightened and amazed by the brilliant Canadian Artists who took the time to create works of art that reflects what makes Edmonton special to them. 133 jury-selected works of art showcase Edmonton’s impressive city-scapes.
“Paint what Edmonton means to you.” This year-long assignment given to the members of the Society of Western Canadian Artists has resulted in the delightful collection of paintings contained in this book.
These 133 jury-selected works of art showcase Edmonton’s impressive city-scapes, the river valley in all its seasons, iconic buildings and sites, as well as neighbourhoods and people – all captured in a variety of artistic styles and mediums. The artists have included their personal thoughts about each piece, and you’ll also find, “Did you know” facts about Edmonton throughout the book.
The book features many artist who have participated in the Whyte Avenue Art Walk over the years. Buying this book supports local artists, an art association and The Whyte Avenue Art Walk festival.
Both artistic and educational, this book is a perfect keepsake for visitors to Edmonton, and a “must have” for Edmontonians who love their city as much as SWCA members do!