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January, 2020

Water Travels a Cycle

10:00 am - Fri, Mar 1st, 2019 to Sat, Jan 30th, 2021
at Kelowna Art Gallery

In his combination of linear forms and vibrant colours, David Wilson creates circular compositions that draw from the symbols and stories of his Okanagan First Nations heritage. Exploring traditional narratives and using pictographs based on those found on sites in the Okanagan region, he reinterprets the stories of his people. In this series, the story of water’s social life—from the rain of the clouds, through snowy peaks of mountains, to Spotted Lake where it evaporates—is told in images. Read more

Creative Growth Centre for Spiritual Nourishment

6:00 pm - Sat, Oct 19th, 2019 to Sat, May 30th, 2020
at Kelowna Art Gallery

Our Rotary Courtyard gallery will be taken over by two exciting, young, local artists—Lucas and Mat Glenn. Read more

Members’ Exhibition: Stories

6:00 pm - Sat, Nov 9th, 2019 to Wed, Dec 23rd, 2020
at Kelowna Art Gallery

For this year’s annual members’ exhibition, the Kelowna Art Gallery asked its members to submit works of art that celebrate Stories. Read more

Sovereign Acts

6:00 pm - Fri, Nov 29th, 2019 to Thu, Oct 1st, 2020
at Kelowna Art Gallery

Guest curator Wanda Nanibush’s touring exhibition will showcase photography, video, and installation works by eight well known Indigenous contemporary artists. Read more

The 4th Annual Living Things Festival

12:00 am - Wed, Jan 15th, 2020 to Wed, Dec 2nd, 2020
at Various Venues

An extraordinary lineup of shows, performances, and events that are sure to inspire, entertain, and provoke thought and conversation. Read more

Launch Party – January 14th, 2020!

6:30 pm - Wed, Jan 15th, 2020 to Sun, Aug 2nd, 2020
at Okanagan College – Kelowna Campus

Join us for the kick off party for Dine Around Thompson Okanagan! This event is a stand-up reception where guests will visit food, BC VQA wine and beer booths to sample some of the tasty bites, wines and beers that you can enjoy during Dine Around. Read more

Art Exhibitions at The Alternator

11:00 am - Fri, Jan 17th, 2020 to Tue, Sep 1st, 2020
at Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art

The 'Multimodal Landscape' combines the exquisite sounds and colors of nature to make an expressive Visual Music interactive installation. 'Fields of Light' explores light and physical material in a topological composition of the Okanagan Valley. Read more

Experiment in F# Minor

10:00 am - Sat, Jan 18th, 2020 to Tue, Sep 15th, 2020
at Kelowna Art Gallery

'Experiment in F# Minor' is an installation by artists Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller. Read more

1984

7:30 pm - Wed, Jan 22nd, 2020 to Sun, Jul 26th, 2020
at Kelowna Actors Studio

Winston Smith, living under the totalitarian rule of the Party, has the idea of writing a diary. It is a crime punishable by death and there is no way of knowing if he is being watched. He imagines two futures—in one, a future readership in a free society think of him as a hero; in the other he is caught and forgotten. Read more

Barrels & Berms FIS Snowboardcross World Cup

9:15 am - Fri, Jan 24th, 2020 to Sun, Jul 26th, 2020
at Big White Ski Resort

Big White Ski Resort, in partnership with BC Snowboard and Canada Snowboard, will host Barrels & Berms FIS Snowboardcross World Cup. Read more