Current Exhibition

ShyGrace

"Reflections: Coastal Canvas"

April 21 - May 3, 2015

Capilano University IDEA program paintings & calendar launch

Opening Reception: Tuesday, April 21, 6 - 8 p.m.

Meet the Artists: Saturday, April 25, 2 - 3 p.m.

Free Art Demo: Sunday, April 26, 2 - 4 p.m. Painting in the gallery by Capilano University IDEA Program students Abbey Johnson & Lera Nyukalova


Reflections was established in 2004 as a subsidiary of the IDEA (Illustration/Design: Elements & Applications) program. Reflections is unique to Vancouver, depicting local scenes to create a special, limited run of fine art products. Students manage the entire initiative, from exhibiting original paintings to the design and marketing of art products. All proceeds from this calendar help support the year-end grad show. See grad work and artist profiles at ideagradshow.com.

 

Art History Presentations

  Borromini ArchitectureReubens' daughter

The Art of the Baroque
Mondays: April 27, May 4 & May 11, 7 - 9 p.m.  

Delight in the Art of the Baroque period in this three-evening series with art historian Ivana Horacek. In these illustrated lectures we will discuss Bernini’s sculptures, Peter Paul Rubens’ paintings and the Baroque Architecture of Francesco Borromini.

$40 for 3 nights if pre-registered (course #1006251) or $15 drop-in per lecture.

Register at 604-925-7270. Drop-ins also welcome (limited seating).

 

Arts Connection

Arts Connection April 2015

 April 29: "Selling the Story Behind Your Art".

Join Visual Arts Coordinator Ruth Payne for a fun and interactive seminar on how to effectively sell the story behind your art and build a more powerful brand for your art business. Ruth has taught art marketing and mentored hundreds of artists over the years.

* Please bring notebook and pen.

All are welcome. Drop-in: $8 (includes coffee & snacks). Free for 2015 members.

 

 

Art Insider

Great Wall of China

World Travels with a Camera

Thursday, May 28, 7 - 9 p.m.

West Vancouver's David and Anna Smith share their photography adventures in an inspirational multimedia presentation with stunning images and hilarious multimedia clips. They have just returned from travels to six continents with new tales and imagery.

Admission $15; refreshments provided. Register by calling 604-925-7270 (course # 999831).

 

 

Upcoming Exhibition

Peek-A-Boo

"Peek-A-Boo"

May 5 - 24, 2015

Frankie Watt - fabric, mixed media, photo etching

Opening Reception: Tuesday, May 5, 6 - 8 p.m.

Meet the Artist: Saturday, May 9, 2 - 3 p.m.

Join us for "Concept to Creation", a free artist talk on Sunday May 24, 2 - 4 p.m. Frankie Watt will discuss her art-making process.

 

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Ferry Building Gallery
1414 Argyle Avenue
West Vancouver, BC
Gallery Hours
Tues - Sun: 11AM - 5PM
Closed Mondays
Tel 604-925-7290