Current Exhibition

 John ValleyRon Holzman_Icarus

Deconstruct / Reconsctruct

July 18 - 30

Ron Holzman - sculpture

John Valley - drawings

Opening Reception: Tuesday, July 18, 6–8 p.m.

Meet the Artists: Saturday, July 22, 2–3 p.m.

Ron Holzman creates assemblages that reconstruct the deconstructed. Through his work he reclaims pieces of our industrial past and gives them new life with a new function.

John Valley creates highly detailed drawings that represent the relationship between man and horse and the intermingling between them.

 

Salsa by the Sea

Salsa by the Sea

Salsa Dancing Lessons!

Do you love the music, rhythms and dance of Latin America?

Thursdays, August 3 - 31*, 2017  at Ambleside Landing behind the Ferry Building Gallery.

6:30 - 8:30 p.m. | $8 Drop-in

 

 

  • Open to all levels and ages.
  • Lesson included.
  • No partner required.

Please bring your own water bottle and fill it up in the Gallery. Call 604.925.7290 for more info.

Instructor: Doris Maria Lavaggi of Latin Dance for You

*Please note that on August 10 Salsa by the Sea lessonwill take place at 6:30 pm at John Lawson Park, followed by live music from the world fusion band Tanga.

Salsa by the Sea is sponsored by the North Shore News

 

Plein Air Challenge

 Plein Air painting

10th Annual Grand Prix Plein Air Challenge

Saturday, August 5th, 2017, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

In this traditional Plein Air painting competition, painters must originate, paint, complete and frame a painting that has been created outdoors in just four hours. Prizes will be awarded to the top five artists. Jurors will also select 12 artists who will be invited to continue on to the Paint on the Mountain Plein Air Challenge on August 6th on Cypress Mountain.

Note: Artists who do not proceed will have the opportunity to display and sell their Grand Prix artworks in the BPP Harmony Arts Exhibit Tent from Saturday evening until Monday at noon (August 7th).

* Participating artists must pre-register either in person at the gallery, by phone at 604-925-7270 (course # 39085) or online. Cost: $35 + GST (includes morning coffee & muffins and a wine & cheese reception).

BPP Logo sponsored by British Pacific Properties

Upcoming Exhibition

Please note the gallery will be closed for installation July 31 - Aug 4.

Site Unseen: Git'gaat and West Vancouver Youth - Mural of Merging Voices

Aug 4 - 19

Site Unseen

Opening Reception: Friday, August 4, 6–7 p.m.

This unique and innovative project developed for Canada's 150th birthday supports links between different groups of coastal youth.

To deepen the understanding of their unique cultures and lands, students from the District of West Vancouver and the Gitga'at Nation in Northern BC worked together to create a large art mural.

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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