Mi Art Gallery

MacDonald Island Community Art Gallery presented by Kirschner Family Corporation is a no-fee community art gallery that provides visual artists with an exhibit space equipped with a professional hanging and lighting system.

The guiding principle of the gallery is promotion of local and regional artists, as well as developing an appreciation for visual art within our community. We offer art lessons for children, youth, adults and seniors. We also organize school programs and Community Art Projects.

The MacDonald Island Community Art Gallery presented by Kirschner Family Corporation is located on the second floor of the Suncor Community Leisure Centre at MacDonald Island Park.

Art at MacDonald Island

Our art classes and programs allow budding artists of all ages to learn and explore different art techniques such as charcoals, pastels and acrylics. We invite you to explore your talents at the MacDonald Island Community Art Gallery!

Alberta Cultural Days

Alberta Arts Days is an annual province-wide celebration of our culture, heritage, artistic diversity and provincial pride. The Cultural day movement represents the largest-ever collective public participation campaign undertaken by the arts and cultural community in Canada. The MacDonald Island Community Art Gallery is part of this annual celebration of the arts in our province.

Contact Us

If you are an artist and would like to exhibit or teach, or if you love art and would like to be involved as a volunteer on art projects, please contact us:

Lucie Bause - Supervisor, Arts & Culture
780-791-0070 ext.5068
[email protected]
 

Katrina Rossburger - Administration, Arts/Culture & Dance
780-791-0070 ext 5092
[email protected]
 

Wood Buffalo Artist in Residency

Date: Monday, June 16, 2014 to Saturday, September 27, 2014

It is a great pleasure to announce the commencement of the 2014 Wood Buffalo Artist in Residency program. This year, four outstanding local artists have been accepted into the program. They are: Penny Chun, Reinalie Jorolan, Liana Wheeldon and Mandy Wills.

The Art of Zhen, Shan, Ren International Exhibition

Date: Saturday, July 19, 2014 to Sunday, July 27, 2014

Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

The Art of Zhen, Shan, Ren (Truth, Compassion, Tolerance) International Exhibition is an extraordinarily moving, intimate and inspiring exhibition detailing both an inner spiritual life and an outer human rights tragedy. Realistic oil paintings and Chinese watercolours from mostly Chinese artists give a unique insight into the spiritual discipline Falun Gong, also called Falun Dafa.

Il Ritratto (the Art of the Portrait) & Opening of YMM Artfest 2014

Date: Thursday, July 31, 2014 to Friday, August 22, 2014

Time: 7:00pm

This group exhibition will feature two dimensional artworks by local artists which explore the theme of human portraiture in any style from traditional representation to abstraction.

2014 YMM Art Fest

Date: Thursday, July 31, 2014 to Sunday, August 3, 2014

This four day event celebrates visual art in our community. The Wood Buffalo Artists Forum, in partnership with the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo, Gallery at Frames & More, and the Fort McMurray Historical Society will be presenting free art exhibitions, art workshops, artists’ demonstrations, entertainment and more.

Suncor Community Leisure Centre

Monday - Friday
5:00 am - 11:00 pm

Weekends & Statutory Holidays
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Monday - Wednesday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Thursday - Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Sunday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Syncrude Aquatic Centre

Monday - Friday
6:00 am - 9:30 pm

Weekends & Statutory Holidays
7:00 am - 9:30 pm

Waterpark Hours

Sunday - Thursday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm

Friday and Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Find Us

MacDonald Island Park
1 C.A. Knight Way
Fort McMurray, AB T9H 5C5
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Guest Services: 780-791-0070
Toll-Free: 1-888-281-MIPS (6477)
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