Monthly Archives: February 2010

LOOK Victoria 2010 Art Show, Victoria, BC

By | February 24th, 2010|Art News|

The Community Arts Council of Greater Victoria invites you and guests to the Grand Opening of our LOOK Victoria 2010 Show, Unit 123A at The Bay Centre (bottom of the escalator) on Friday February 26th. Please join us 6 pm, with the Awards Event happening at 7 pm. CAC Chair of Curatorial Pat Martin Bates will [...]

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Printmaking show: Judith Welbourn, Lorraine Thorarinson Betts and Thekla Albrecht-Iribarne, Victoria, BC

By | February 19th, 2010|Art News|

March 5 - 17, 2010 Community Arts Council of Greater Victoria G6-1001 Douglas St 250-391-2787 "A PASSION for PRINT" A celebration of printmaking by Judith Welbourn, Lorraine Thorarinson Betts and Thekla Albrecht-Iribarne. The three Victoria artists share a passion for fine art on paper. The show features the mediums of screenprinting, lithography, intaglio, woodblock, and [...]

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Lahaina Town (Maui) Art Galleries

By | February 19th, 2010|Art of Consumption, Gallery and Museums Visits|

Our trip to Maui in February was much less jam packed with adventure than usual. My vacation itineraries usually role out like a minute by minute logistical report with marching bands and scheduled time for rest. But this trip saw lots of swimming, snorkeling, and reading. Wash, rinse, repeat. We did, however, manage to see [...]

Exhibit V – Victoria, BC

By | February 18th, 2010|Art News, Art of Consumption|

Exhibit-v provides an extensive monthly calendar of openings,ongoing art exhibitions and the most reliable list of art galleries in the community. Video clips of exhibitions and the people attending the events, as well as interviews with artists will enhance exposure for these visual arts events. Check out their website HERE

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Edmonton, Art Gallery of Alberta, Canada

By | February 17th, 2010|Art of Consumption|

The Art Gallery of Alberta has reopened to cheers heard from the West Coast - hurray! For info on the gallery, including: The Murder of Crows by Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller (January 31 to May 30, 2010) Edgar Degas, Figures on Motion (January 31, May 30, 2010) Francisco Goya, Disasters of War and [...]

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Pop Life: Art in a Material World at the National Gallery of Canada

By | February 17th, 2010|Art of Consumption|

Summer 2010 - starting June 11, 2010 Pop Life: Art in a Material World explores the complex relationship between contemporary art, marketing, and the mass media that has evolved since the 1980s when Andy Warhol’s uttered his provocative maxim that “being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art.” Organized by Tate Modern, [...]

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