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Acadian Museum of PEI

View the permanent exhibition and video The Island Acadians: The Story of a People which features the story of the Acadians of PEI since 1720 and celebrates the vitality of today’s Island Acadian community. Acadian genealogy resources available to researchers. The gift shop and Acadian flags, souvenirs and books in both French and English. A PEI Museum and Heritage site. 23 Main Dr. E, Miscouche, Rte 2. museeacadien@gmail.com, 432-2880

Bedeque Area Historical Museum

The Acadians in Bedeque, a new exhibit created by Doug Sobey, President of the Bedeque Area Historical Society. It includes several well-documented panels on the Acadian presence in that area of the Island from 1750 onwards. 90 Linkletter Ave, Central Bedeque. bedequemuseum.ca, 887-3009

Confed Centre Art Gallery

On view: Art in the Open at 10 Years: An Incomplete Archive to September 19; BGL: Two Thumbs Up Arts and Crafts to December 5; A Life’s Work: Canadian Artist Robert Harris (1849-1919) to January 16, 2022. 145 Richmond St, Charlottetown.

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Cornwall Library Art Gallery

Drawn to Water, watercolours by Kathy Stuart is on view August 3–September 10. Contact the library for information on displaying in the gallery. 15 Mercedes Dr, Town Hall, Cornwall. library.pe.ca, cornwall@gov.pe.ca, 629-8415

Details Fine Art Gallery

On view: works by Rosamond Bechtel, P. John Burden, Gale Colpitts, Gabriella Collier, Kevin Cook, Grace Curtis, Christina del Sol, Katharine Dagg,Daniel Gautier, Jamie Germaine, Doretta Groenendyk, Beverley Hawksley, Paul Healey, Larry Horowitz, Mary Jane Lundy, Carole Malcolm,Tim Menees, Natasha Miller, Shelley Mitchell,  Connie O’Brien, Jean Claude Roy, Bill Rogers, Gail Rhyno, Arlene Rice, Helen Rowlands, Dianna Shyne, Rene Tardif, Richard Vickerson, and Damien Worth. Along with blown glass, art pottery and designer jewellery, the gallery features Inuit Sculptures from Cape Dorset. Open Thursday to Saturday afternoons and by appointment. Extended hours beginning soon. 166 Richmond St, Charlottetown. 892-2233, detailsgallery@eastlink.ca, detailsfineart.com

Dunes Island Art Gallery

On view: works by Wayne Barrett, Maurice Bernard, Julea Boswell, Debbie Brady, Mary Carr-Chaisson, Susan Christensen, Ashley Anne Clark, Joan Creamer, Katharine Dagg, Tony Diodati, June Ellis, Nan Ferrier, Sheila Forsyth, Lise Genova, Jaime Germaine, Mel Giddings, Heather Hannon, Kim Jabbour, Betty Jenkins, Lynda Kelly, Sandi Komst, Eric Labor, Helene LaRouche, Haley Lewis, Eve Llyndorah,  Marie Lyon, Monica Macdonald, Anne MacKay, Wendy Manning, Ellen Martin, Robert Milner, Louise Mould, Deb Murphy, Connie O’Brien, Linda Shaw Packard, Julia Purcell, Warren Christopher Reeson, Heather Reid, Cheryl Richards, Sylvia Ridgway, Dagny Rossignol, Helen Rowlands, Joan Savage, Jessica Sheppard, Terry Dunton Stevenson, Glen Strickey, Adam Sultan, Gail Sutherland, Lorraine Vatcher,  Richard Vickerson, Lindsay Walker, Donna White, and Damien Worth. Open daily. 3622 Brackley Point Road, Rte #15. 672-2586, dunesgallery.com

Ellen’s Creek Gallery

On view: works by Ben Stahl, Louis Mould, Scott O’Neil, Rosemary Terris, Geraldine Ysselstein, Damien Worth, Emily Howard, Ken Spearing, Margaret Muzika, Marianne Janowicz, Debra Wellner, Henry Purdy C.M., RCA, Sylvia Ridgway, Maurice Bernard, Pam Ling, Marie McMahon-Young, P. John Burden, David Garcia Jimenez, Jim Steadman, Julia Purcell, Betty Jenkins, and Linda Shaw Packard. Mon–Fri 9 am–5 pm, Sat 10 am–3 pm year round. framingpei@gmail.com. 525 North River Rd, Charlottetown. 368-3494

Eptek Art & Culture Centre

William Stuart: Portrait of an Island Artist is on view to October 1. The exhibit offers a glimpse of Prince County rural life in the late 19th century and beyond, highlighting the historical contributions made by Reverend Stuart through his art. Keep an eye out for events relating to this exhibit, including curator tours. Visit the permanent exhibit on the history and architecture of Summerside. Admission is by donation. 130 Heather Moyse Dr, Summerside. peimuseum.com, 888-8373

Gallery @ The Guild

On view: The Windhover and Waters Collection by Patricia Moore to August 5. Imperial by Olivier Bodart August 9–September 5, with opening reception August 11, 5–7 pm. 115 Richmond St, Charlottetown. theguildpei.com

Kensington Art Co-operative

The Gallery features an eclectic blend of local artwork displayed in an historic freight shed, often with an artist working on site. Stay tuned for new of a Plein Air event in September. Members showing this year: Debbie Bryanton, June Ellis, Shirley Ferguson, Sheila Forsyth, Sandy Gallant, Susan Maxfield, Ron Somers, Lise Genova, Donna Sutton, Dawna Bowles and Sharon Craig. 27 Commercial St, Kensington (behind the old train station). 432-0335

Kings Playhouse Gallery

On view: to August 7 is Rahma & Friends: Art Will See Us Through, highlighting the artwork of 11 year old Syrian refugee, Rahma, and 13 year old Lauren Graham of Charlottetown; August 8–September 11 is Senior’s Art Exhibition, Shine!. 65 Grafton Street, Georgetown. kingsplayhouse.com

Lefurgey Cultural Centre

Sandra Ellis: A Retrospective is on view in the Lefurgey Room to the end of August. Free admission. Open weekdays. The exhibit can also be viewed on Saturdays when guides are onsite. 205 Prince St, Summerside. culturesummerside.com

Receiver Coffee Co.

this town is small presents: Beauty like a sunflower by Robin Gessy Gislain Shumbusho to August 30. 128 Richmond St, Charlottetown.

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