This Friday, August 15, the icon of St. Joseph will be moving to Holy Name of Jesus Church in Vermilion AB for the coming week. Twelve weeks remaining of the tour before the icon returns to the Basilica of St. Joseph in Edmonton.
For the remainder of the tour schedule:
October 10, 2014:
The icon is nearing the completion of its 19 month tour of all the parishes of the Edmonton Archdiocese the end of November. It will then return to St. Joseph Basilica. The installation of the icon will take place in January; date to be determined.
Andre Prevost, began his work in theatre in the late 70s and in iconography in 1980 and has a large body of work in each. He has been based in Western Canada; North Vancouver, Edmonton, Winnipeg, and now back in North Vancouver. He is also currently working on a series of acrylic paintings 'Journeying with the Totems' which will be featured in 2 exhibitions in 2015.