Visual Art Exhibitions

See what inspires our talented Visual Art students and faculty. Visual Art student work is exhibited all year in our various professional galleries: Welikoklad Event Centre Gallery located downtown Red Deer, Student Learning Gallery (ground floor) and the Knock Knock Gallery (second floor) in Four Centres on RDC's main campus. All exhibitions are free to come explore. 

Selected Works from the Beginning of the Red Deer College Permanent Collection
September 1 – November 10
Welikoklad Event Centre Gallery

The Red Deer College Permanent Art Collection houses over 1000 individual pieces of art in media ranging from painting to bronze sculpture to drawings and photographs. While the collection has a diverse range of artists from all over the world, it does focus on Canadian artists and specifically Albertan artists. Starting in September from the Beginning of the Red Deer College Permanent Collection will be up throughout the year between other exhibitions.

Visual Arts Student Exhibition
November 26 – December 10
Welikoklad Event Centre Gallery
Reception: December 7 | 5:00 pm

The ART310 Professional Practice course for Visual Art Student cumulates with the exhibition in which the students are in change of all aspects of the exhibition. Come see creativity at its best and meet our inspiring young artists!

Visual Arts Faculty & Staff Exhibition
January 18 – March 7
Welikoklad Event Centre Gallery
Reception: February 1 | 5:00 pm

Explore works from our faculty in Visual Arts, many of whom work as practising artists in the community.

Red Deer College Visual Art Alumni Exhibition
March 9 – April 27
Welikoklad Event Centre Gallery

Many former students from the Visual Art Program have gone on to have excellent and notable careers as artists. This exhibition will focus on a few that have cultivated a practice in the Central Alberta area.

Focus on Faculty: Robin Lambert, Visual Art Instructor
May 3 – June 30
Welikoklad Event Centre Gallery

Please explore the visual art works of our RDC’s own Robin Lambert, Visual Art Instructor.