Final art exhibit of 2013 opens at MacDonald Island Gallery this week
(Fort McMurray, Alberta, December 9, 2013) – The final exhibit of the 2013 season at the MacDonald Island Community Art Gallery presented by Kirschner Family Corporation opens on December 12.
The My Multicultural McMurray Art Show is a collection featuring the works of local young adult artists exploring the theme: “What does multiculturalism mean to you?” The exhibit is organized by the United Nations Association in Canada in partnership with the Multiculturalism Association of Wood Buffalo, and will be open to the community for viewing from December 12 until January 6.
“The Wood Buffalo community is an incredible tapestry of cultures,” said Jodie Mercier, General Manager of Sport and Recreation at MacDonald Island Park. “We are delighted to welcome this exhibit containing the works of local youth as they celebrate the diversity in our community and explore what multiculturalism means to them.”
The opening reception for the My Multicultural McMurray Art Show is December 12 at 7:00 pm at the MacDonald Island Community Art Gallery presented by Kirschner Family Corporation. This event is open to the community, and complimentary refreshments will be served.