Under wraps: Alex Janvier paintings for Alberta legislature to be revealed Monday – CBC

by ahnationtalk on March 15, 201976 Views

Pieces by celebrated Indigenous artist commissioned by AUPE as centennial project

Mar 15, 2019

Gingerly manoeuvring around the tight winding staircase behind the legislature chamber, three men carry a 100-pound, five-foot long piece of priceless Alberta art.

The piece is being moved to the upper gallery of the chamber, where it will be installed opposite a sister work on the other side of the grand room.

They are priceless works of art because of who created them and why they were done.

Sunrise and Sunset are two paintings by celebrated Alberta artist Alex Janvier.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/alex-janvier-art-installed-alberta-legislature-1.5057185

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