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November, 2019

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

DAVID JACOB HARDER: TIRED SPHERE

12:00 am - Sat, Aug 10th, 2019 to Sun, Aug 9th, 2020
at Kelowna Art Gallery

David Jacob Harder’s Tired Sphere explores how the environment is changing in unforeseen ways as a result of industrialization, development and expansion. Read more

Through Her Eyes: Works from Our Permanent Collection

10:00 am - Sat, Aug 24th, 2019 to Sun, Nov 17th, 2019
at Kelowna Art Gallery

Through Her Eyes: Works from Our Permanent Collection August 24 to November 17, 2019 Through Her Eyes traces a long history of landscape, and how ‘landscape’ has evolved into painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, the analogue and the digital. It highlights the particular vision that women artists bring to their environment, one that is filled with awe and appreciation as well as criticality, introspection and reflection. The exhibition focuses on women artists in the Kelowna Art Gallery’s collection and includes works ranging from the 1930s to the present. 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

HOLLY WARD: HUMYNATUR3

12:00 am - Fri, Sep 20th, 2019 to Sat, Nov 2nd, 2019
at Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art

humynatur3 explores the dissolution of Nature/Culture distinctions as emergent in the Anthropocene, a new geological era wherein human activity has influenced the course of all non-human systems, towards unprecedented outcomes. Read more

Artists Among Us: Celebrating the Circle

10:00 am - Sat, Sep 21st, 2019 to Sun, Nov 3rd, 2019
at Kelowna Art Gallery

Artists Among Us is an annual exhibition that celebrates recovery and wellness for people with lived experience of mental health challenges. This year’s show features a collection of works created by artists from the ArtWorks Studio. The ArtWorks Studio is part of the Kelowna Branch of the Canadian Mental Health Association’s complement of wellness programs. Read more

Novel Writing w/ Andrew Buckley - Fall Series 2019

6:30 pm - Mon, Oct 7th, 2019 to Mon, Nov 18th, 2019
at Centre for Arts and Technology - Lecture Theatre

Write a Novel This Fall! The series is designed to help those who are thinking of writing a novel, have started writing a novel, or are just looking for something really awesome to do on a Monday night.
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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

Gobybike Weeks

12:00 am - Mon, Oct 21st, 2019 to Sun, Nov 3rd, 2019

GoByBike Weeks encourages people to ride their bikes anywhere they need to go, as a form of everyday transportation - kick off event Read more

Creative Growth Centre for Spiritual Nourishment

10:00 am - Mon, Oct 21st, 2019 to Sun, Aug 2nd, 2020
at Kelowna Art Gallery

Creative Growth Centre for Spiritual Nourishment will be a site specific installation that will invite visitors to enter a living / working space. Read more