Current Exhibition

Wall Centre Towers over English Bay_Carolina de la Cajiga

City in Flux: Work in Progress

Photography by Carolina de la Cajiga

April 10–29

BPP logoThis exhibition is sponsored by British Pacific Properties

 

 

Art History Presentations

New lecture series on Historical and Contemporary Indigenous Perspectives with Dr. Megan Smetzer

Beadwork as Resistance Beadwork as Resistance and Resilience
Monday, April 23, 7–9 p.m.
Course #42362. Register online.

Contemporary bead artists challenge the “feathers and beads” stereotype through the creation of works that often viscerally address gender-based violence and ecological destruction. The creativity and innovation central to beading practices also express the power of beauty and resilience.

 

Arts Connection

Professional Development Series for Artists

Birthe PiontekPricing Your Artwork with Birthe Piontek

Thursday, April 26, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

How is pricing best determined for an artwork? In which ways is a print priced differently from a painting? What factors influence how much a collector might be willing to spend? This workshop will use group activities and case studies for participants to discuss pricing approaches for artists.

Cost: $25 (includes refreshments).Register at 604-925-7270 (course #44043) or online.

Presenter: Birthe Piontek. Birthe is a fine art photographer based in Vancouver BC. She received her MFA from the University of Essen in Germany in Communication Design and Photography. Her work has been exhibited internationally, in both solo and group shows, and is featured in many private and public collections. She teaches at the Audain Faculty of Art at Emily Car University of Art and Design.

Art Tours

Sunshine Coast_Liz DeBeer

One-Day Tour of Sunshine Coast Artists, Studios & Galleries

Thursday, May 10, 2018 | 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Join gallery staff for an exciting art-filled day. Visit artists' studios, local galleries, and homes and gardens. Bus will leave from the Ferry Building Gallery.

Cost: $95

Register at 604-925-7270 (course #44110) or online.

 

Special Events

art by Margot Beauchamp

Art Sunday workshop: Home is Where the Heart Is

Sunday, May 20, 2018, 2–4 p.m.

Join exhibiting artist Margot Beauchamp in the gallery for a hands-on creative experience. In this experiential workshop, you will think about what home means to you, begin with descriptive words and then write a haiku. Using art materials provided, you will create a small finished piece depicting your haiku and your idea of home through imagery of your choice. All skill levels are welcome!

Presenter: Margot Beauchamp. Margot studied art at Emily Carr University, University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University and at the St. Ives School of Painting in England. She works in acrylic, oil, watercolor, gouache and occasionally in 3D.

 

Cost: $25 (includes materials and refreshments).

Limited space, call 604-925-7270 (course #48397) to reserve your spot or register online.

 

Upcoming Exhibition

Deep_Noah Kawamura

IDEA program Poster Show   

Posters by Illustration and Design students from Capilano University exploring the theme of "Fear"

May 1 - 13

Opening Reception: Tuesday, May 1, 6–8 p.m.

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