Exhibitions

These exhibitions of work by artists in our community are on view in the Silk Purse Arts Centre.

Current & upcoming shows

    • Tuesday, April 11, 2017
    • Sunday, April 30, 2017
    • 5:00 PM
    • Silk Purse Arts Centre


    Artists Mark Bowen & Bob Leier explore the of reality of what we see through new eyes.
    Mark Bowen combines manipulated photography & mixed media to recontextualize familiar local landscapes & nature subjects in new ways.
    Bob Leier explores his vision of reality through digital photography, manipulating & enhancing images of nature & urban life,expanding boundaries where the strange becomes familiar and the familiar strange.
    Opening reception: Tuesday, April 11th, from 6-8pm

     


    • Tuesday, May 02, 2017
    • Sunday, May 21, 2017
    • 5:00 PM
    • Silk Purse Arts Centre


    "Celebrating Canada's 150" is an art exhibition featuring 20 youth artists ages 12-19, showcasing work that reflects their stories & identities as Canadians. Art Around the Block is an initiative created by young artists for young artists to exhibit their work. The West Vancouver Community Arts Council is proudly partnering with Art Around the Block to host this exciting exhibition of young talent. We hope to encourage young people with an interest in the arts to pursue & develop that passion, contributing to the future of Canada's rich arts & cultural landscape.

    Opening reception: Tuesday, May 2nd, from 6-8pm
    Canada 150 Young Artists Showcase
    Saturday, May 3rd from 1-3pm


    This initiative is made possible by the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th, a collaboration between The West Vancouver Community Foundation, the Government of Canada, and extraordinary leaders from coast to coast to coast.




    • Tuesday, May 23, 2017
    • Sunday, June 11, 2017
    • 5:00 PM
    • Silk Purse Arts Centre


    Jong Sook Lee, Catherine Patterson & Anees Peterman paint bold & vivid florals & foliage in vibrant colours, inspired by the glory of both gardens & natural vistas in Summer.
    Opening reception: Tuesday, May 23rd, from 6-8pm


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