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.
The Mayan Dress Code
Legacy & Continuity in Chiapas, Mexico
Opening Reception: Tuesday, September 11, 6–8 p.m.
Of Nature and Human Nature
Mixed media by Susanna Blunt
September 25–October 14
Opening Reception: Tuesday, September 25, 6–8 p.m.
Meet the Artist: Saturday, September 29, 2–3 p.m.
Art Sunday: "Demystifying the Approach to Enjoying Art", Sunday, September 30, 2–4 p.m.
Impressions of Latin America
Multi-media visual and musical presentations by Peter Langer, BA, BSc, MA. An internationally renowned travel photographer, Peter has travelled to over 175 countries.
Impressions of Bolivia
Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 7–9 p.m.
To register, call 604-925-7270 to reserve a spot or register online by visiting the course links above.
ART HISTORY LECTURES
Never Forgotten: Public Monuments & Contemporary Memorializing
In this two-part lecture series, we will survey significant new monuments worldwide and trace the emergence of this new social and artistic ideal. Works to be examined include Maya Lin’s Vietnam Veterans Memorial (1982) and such local Vancouver monuments as the Vancouver AIDS Memorial, and Douglas Coupland’s Terry Fox Memorial (2011). Presenter: Dr. Efrat El-Hanany, art historian, Capilano University
Mondays, October 15 and 22, 7–9 p.m.
Cost: $25 for both evenings or drop-in for $15 per evening.
Register at 604-925-7270 (Course # 51332) or online.
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