DC3 Art Projects - Industry

dc3 Art Projects is a privately-owned contemporary art gallery based in Edmonton, Canada that acts as a supporter, advocate, producer and promoter of contemporary art. dc3 Art Projects was founded in 2012 and is committed to helping emerging and mid-career Canadian artists bring challenging and engaging work to a greater public through exhibitions, critical writing, and pop-up shows. dc3 Art Projects is dedicated to presenting ambitious solo and curated projects locally, nationally and internationally, working with both Canadian and international artists.

In addition to the gallery space, dc3 Art Projects operates dc3 Bookshop as well as a number of studio spaces next door to the gallery.

dc3 Art Projects is a member of The Contemporary Art Galleries Association (AGAC) and the Art Dealers Association of Canada (ADAC).


David Candler, Founder / Director

Founder of dc3 Art Projects David Candler has spent 20 years looking and reading, travelling for and absorbing the world of contemporary visual art. A self-described artjunkie, he has a passion for artists and their creations, and through dc3 Art Projects shares this obsession with others. As a longtime collector himself, he is a tireless advocate for the importance of art within a society and the role it plays in making the world richer and more complete.

Michelle Schultz, Director

Michelle Schultz joined dc3 Art Projects in 2015, returning to Edmonton from Los Angeles, CA where she was Director of an emerging contemporary art gallery for three years. Prior to this, she lived in London, UK where she worked with Somerset House, Frieze Art Fair and Whitechapel Gallery, as well as publications Ibraaz and DailyServing. She holds an MA in Contemporary Art from the Sotheby’s Institute of Art in London, and sits on the Board of Directors at Latitude 53 and the Edmonton Arts Council Public Art Committee.

Jessa Gillespie, Gallery Assistant

Jessa Gillespie is an emerging artist, writer and curator who recently completed a BFA in Fine Arts from the University of Alberta. They have curated independent projects throughout Edmonton, including Self Disclosures, featuring the work of 17 emerging Edmonton artists, and are currently working on a series of Interviews, published on the dc3 Art Projects site.

Stephanie Patsula, Gallery Assistant

Stephanie Patsula is an emerging artist who is currently working towards her MFA at the University of Alberta. She has a BFA from Thompson Rivers University and has previously worked at the Comox Valley Art Gallery and the Kamloops Art Gallery.


dc3 Art Projects
10567 – 111 Street
Edmonton, AB, Canada
T5H 3E8



Wednesday 12-5
Thursday 12-8
Friday 12-5
Saturday 12-5

or by appointment between exhibitions

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dc3 Art Projects is not seeking submissions at this time.