Allen Sapp Gallery
Tourism Region: North Central
A public gallery that will offer you the sensitive and powerful images of the Northern Plains Cree through the art of renowned Cree artist, Allen Sapp, O.C., R.C.A.
About the Collections
The collection represents the career of Cree artist, Allen Sapp, with works from 1956 to 1999. It also includes the work of other native and Inuit artists of the same era. A large proportion of the original collection came from Dr. Allan Gonor's personal collection.
Approximate number of objects in the collections: 450
Items collected by Dr. Allan Gonor which document the history and development of Allen Sapp's career.
Films and Videos •
Paintings, prints and sculpture by Allen Sapp and other native and Inuit artists.
Aboriginal or First Nations • Inuit
Contemporary • Historical
Other Period: Early 1800's to present - history of Northern Plains Cree
Painting • Prints and Drawings • Sculpture
Paintings and artifacts which detail the Cree life on the reserves in the early 20th century.
Services & Activities
Exhibitions; education programs; Aboriginal interpretive program
Archival Records •
Art Focus education programs in various aspects of drawing, watercolour, pastels, colour, etc. Programs in native culture.
Classes or Workshops
: Age 0-4 (Pre-School)
: Age 5-11 (k-6)
: Age 12-17 (7-13)(Quebec: Secondary 1-CEGEP)
: Age 18 and up (Post-Secondary)
Introduction to the exhibition, video with background information on Allen Sapp. Gift Shop open with reproductions and native crafts for sale.
Films and Videos
Meeting Room Rental
Special Needs Facilities
: Wheelchair access
Volunteer Services Available •
Volunteer Training Offered
Number of Volunteers: 1
Activities: Photography, gift shop stock production; many miscellaneous tasks
Newsletter; gift shop discount; program information; invitations to exhibitions
Picnic Area •
Publications and Products
Allen Sapp's hardcover books, Prints, mini-prints, matted, framed, priced from $10. Visa and Mastercard phone orders accepted.
Educational kits •
Other: Sapp books and open or limited edition reproductions.
Interpreter and children playing native games
For © contact Allen Sapp Gallery. All rights reserved.
1 Railway Avenue East
North Battleford, Saskatchewan
Allen Sapp Gallery
Box 460, North Battleford, Saskatchewan
Hours of Operation
Open: FALL AND WINTER GALLERY HOURS (changes October 4th)
Noon - 4:00 pm - Wednesday - Sunday
SPRING AND SUMMER GALLERY HOURS
11:00 am - 5:00 pm Daily
Closed holidays from October to April.
Donations accepted with a suggestion of $2 per person.