Ferry Building Gallery
The Ferry Building Gallery is a free public community gallery that features juried exhibits, travelling exhibits and retrospectives from artists of the North Shore, Sea to Sky Corridor, Bowen Island and Sunshine Coast. In a restored heritage building at Ambleside Landing, the gallery hosts art lectures and tours that draw in 1,000 visitors each week.
Accessibility: the first floor is accessible, the second floor is not.
Mixed media by Margot Beauchamp, Ray Bradbury and Shakun Jhangiani
May 15–June 3
Meet the Artists: Saturday, May 19, 2–3 p.m.
Grad Show 2018
Mixed media by graduating students from five West Vancouver secondary schools
Opening Reception: Friday, June 8, 6-8 p.m.
This show is sponsored by West Vancouver School District 45.
Art History Lectures
Home is Where the Heart Is
Sunday, May 20, 2018, 2–4 p.m.
Join exhibiting artist Margot Beauchamp in the gallery for a hands-on creative experience. In this experiential workshop, you will contemplate what home means to you, beginning with descriptive words and then writing a haiku. Using art materials provided, you will create a small finished piece depicting your haiku and your idea of home through imagery of your choice. All skill levels are welcome!
Cost: $25 (includes materials and refreshments). Call 604-925-7270 (course #48397) to register or online.
Painting Imaginary Flowers with Sandrine Pelissier
Sunday, June 17, 2018, 2–4 p.m.
Forgo reference photos and discover a more organic and joyful way of painting! In this workshop, you will use yupo paper with acrylic inks and mixed media for a fun and accessible method suitable for both beginners and experienced artists. Never again will you be stuck for ideas or dependent on a photo. Every flower you paint will be unique, personal, and fresh from your imagination! This workshop shows you how to follow a simple, three-stage approach to creating unique, one-of-a-kind flowers. All skill levels welcome.
Cost: $25 (includes materials and refreshments).
Call 604-925-7270 (course #48389) to register or online.
Find Ferry Building Gallery programs online!
It's easy! Visit the Leisure Guide website and try the "Find Program" feature. Set the location to Ferry Building Gallery and watch all your favourite arts programs appear.