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January, 2020

Water Travels a Cycle

10:00 am - Fri, Mar 1st, 2019 to Thu, Jan 30th, 2020
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

Daphne Odjig 100

10:00 am - Sat, Sep 14th, 2019 to Sun, Jan 5th, 2020
at Kelowna Art Gallery

Daphne Odjig 100 is a capsule retrospective of the late artist Daphne Odjig that opens the week of what would have been her 100th birthday. Odjig is one of Canada’s most celebrated Indigenous painters and printmakers, and has often been referred to as “the grandmother of Canadian Indigenous art”. Read more

ArtMart: Cool Arts Launch

6:00 pm - Fri, Nov 8th, 2019 to Sat, Jan 4th, 2020
at Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art

Kelowna’s favourite (and only) art vending machine is back for its final edition of 2019! This time we’re doing something special: a partnership with Cool Arts! The incredible members of the Cool Arts Society have been working for months to create colourful sculptures and objects for the ArtMart. Every piece is one of a kind. Read more

Hip Hop+Bingo@Doc's!! Presented by PBR and Okanagan Spring.

9:00 pm - Mon, Jan 6th, 2020
at Doc Willoughby's Downtown Pub

Play bingo and win prizes while listening to hip hop classics from the 90’s and 00's. Free to play!! Three games and three prizes per night. Monthly winners entered into a grand prize draw at the end of the month. Read more

January Open Mic/Open Slam

7:00 pm - Thu, Jan 9th, 2020
at Milkcrate Records

Join IWC at our January open mic/open slam of the season! 5 open mic spots. 8 open slam spots. Sign-up is at 6:30pm (no earlier) and is first come, first signed-up. All genres, styles, forms welcome. Max 5 minutes per person! To compete in the slam, you must come prepared with minimum 2 ORIGINAL poems. Prize money for first, second, and third place. Read more

Jim Cuddy- Countrywide Soul Tour

7:30 pm - Thu, Jan 9th, 2020
at Kelowna Community Theatre

A celebration of the music and the musicians Read more

Open Mic

7:00 pm - Fri, Jan 10th, 2020
at Rotary Centre for the Arts

Open Mic runs every 2nd & 4th Friday of the month! We have heard a lot of talk from the musicians in Kelowna that there is lack of jam nights / creative spaces in this city. We are happy to announce that we will now be offering this in the Atrium! Our Open Mic includes: a PA, Backline, a bar and incredible hosts! Read more

1984

7:30 pm - Wed, Jan 15th, 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

1984

7:30 pm - Thu, Jan 16th, 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

1984

7:30 pm - Fri, Jan 17th, 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