The Friends of University Hospitals

The McMullen Art Gallery is operated by the Friends of University Hospitals as part of the Arts in Healthcare program. Open since 1986, this public gallery is a haven to which anyone may retreat and relax, reflect, share a quiet visit, or view the latest display of fine visual art and crafts by individual artists, collectives, associations, and organizations. The gallery provides exhibits aimed at inspiring, educating, and engaging our audience.

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday: 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 12 noon to 5:00 pm
Stat Holidays: Closed
Evening and weekend hours are subject to volunteer availability.
Admission is free.

Drop-in Studio workshops:

Puppy Painting – Featuring the University of Alberta Hospital’s Pet Therapy Dogs

Thursdays 2-4PM – October 29-December 3, 2015
Father Douglas will lead painting and drawing, with our pet therapy dogs as models.


Drop-in is open to everyone, FREE (or by donation) and all materials are provided.


Running from October 24-December 6, 2015, Songs of the Soul features Father Douglas’ surreal portraits of dogs inspired by William Blake’s Songs of Innocence & Experience.

Opening Reception – Wednesday, October 28, 12-2PM

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