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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

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

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

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

Katherine Pickering: Small things left behind

8:00 am - Wed, Jan 22nd, 2020 to Wed, Jul 8th, 2020
at Kelowna International Airport

In this series of shaped paintings Kelowna-based artist Katherine Pickering explores the overlap between painting and sculpture. Read more

Art in Action

10:00 am - Mon, Mar 2nd, 2020 to Sun, Sep 13th, 2020
at Kelowna Art Gallery

For this year’s 34th Art in Action student exhibition, the Kelowna Art Gallery invited young artists to explore the vibrant world of colour. Read more

From Geisha to Diva: The Kimono of Ichimaru

10:00 am - Mon, Mar 16th, 2020 to Sun, Oct 11th, 2020
at Kelowna Art Gallery

The fascinating life of Ichimaru (1906-1997), one of the most famous geishas of the 20th Century, is told through this collection of her magnificent kimono and personal effects. Read more