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November, 2019

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

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

Well-Being Wednesdays

6:30 pm - Wed, Sep 25th, 2019 to Wed, Dec 18th, 2019
at Rotary Centre for the Arts

Balance Well-Being (BWB) is a community of local well-being businesses who are supporting people in creating their best lives. BWB promotes balance in the four pillars of well-being: Body, Financial, Mind and Social, helping the well-being community connect and collaborate to accomplish recognition of the Okanagan's finest well-being businesses. Well-Being Wednesdays will give you the tools to see how this growing community can enrich your own personal well-being and create your best life. This series is an opportunity to connect, experience, grow and learn from a variety of well-being practitioners. 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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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

Night of the Living Dead

7:00 pm - Fri, Nov 1st, 2019
at Kelowna Sandman Hotel & Suites

Halloween Dance and Costume Party Read more

A Kelowna Comedy Showcase

7:00 pm - Fri, Nov 1st, 2019
at Dakoda's Comedy Lounge

Kelowna Comedy is excited to present a showcase of its top comedians. The comics featured on this night have represented the Okanagan in the Outsiders Comedy Contest in Just For Laughs Northwest. Come see what makes these comedians stand out. Hosted by Kyle Vestner. Kyle can be heard on the Bible Beaters Podcast on CanadaComedy.ca! Read more