(Fort McMurray, AB, March 4, 2016) - The MacDonald Island Community Art Gallery presented by Kirschner Family Corporation is pleased to welcome the exhibition Up Close & Personal to the Suncor Community Leisure Centre in March.

Up Close & Personal is a collective photography exhibition showcasing artworks from the Wood Buffalo Photography Club. This exhibition explores the inner voice, personal encounters and favourite subjects of the individual photographers, exposing their personal styles and interpretations of what it means to be up close and personal in their world.

 “This exciting exhibition showcases some of the very talented photographers in our region,” said Annette Antoniak, Chief Executive Officer of the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo. “We are delighted to welcome this exhibition to the gallery and provide an opportunity for community members to enjoy the artworks of local photographers.”

The opening reception for the Up Close & Personal photography exhibition takes place at 7:00 pm March 10 at the MacDonald Island Community Art Gallery presented by Kirschner Family Corporation. Light refreshments will be served and all community members are invited to attend. The Up Close & Personal exhibition will be available for viewing from March 7 to April 1.