“The Devil’s Edit” a cinematic experience created by local youth, will be screening at the Rotary Hall at the Florence Filberg Centre at 7:00 pm on Dec 14, 2018. The screening will feature the latest original films created by participants of the Youth Media Project at the Comox Valley Art Gallery. This is a free, all ages event, open to the general public.
The Pearl Ellis Art Gallery is pleased to feature a solo exhibition by Dan Telosky, AFCA from November 27 to December 15, 2018. Dan Telosky has lived and worked all his life on or near the waters of Discovery Passage. As a result, marinescapes reflecting his love of hidden coastal places, are a main theme of his art.
The creative neighbourhood that opens its doors and hearts for an old-time Christmas feeling is doing it again. Saturday December 8th from 10am -5pm, the TinTown Christmas Sale and Open House takes place on Rosewall Crescent in Courtenay.
Marianne Enhorning mixes her love of nature and the human figure with subtle architectural elements to create dreamlike paintings that establish her place in her family’s artistic heritage.
Winter is Coming……and Downtown Courtenay is celebrating the launch of the season with their annual Moonlight and Magic celebration…with a Viking twist!
The Comox Valley Art Gallery celebrates the holidays in style. CVAG is gearing up for its 44th Winter Art Market (November 23-December 26), and is joining Courtenay’s Moonlight and Magic Festivities (November 23). The Gallery will host a series of community interactive Make Art Projects (Saturdays – December 1, 8, 15 and 22). November 23–30th is a special market week leading up to the December 1st launch.
“My people will sleep for 100 years, but when they awake, it will be the artists that give them their spirit back” Louis Riel (1885).
Don’t miss this special screening of the powerful film, When They Awake (92 min.), co-hosted by World Community and the Immigrant Welcome Centre on Tuesday November 27th at 7 pm in the Stan Hagen Theatre, North Island College, Courtenay.
A Welcoming & Unveiling Ceremony was held at CVAG on Saturday October 27 in CVAG’s Public Space:Sacred Place. The event celebrated the partnership between the Comox Valley Art Gallery (CVAG), K’omoks First Nation community and the City of Courtenay. The project initiated by CVAG, is seen as a step toward reconciliation and recognition of the historic relationship of the K’omoks peoples have had with this Valley for thousands of years.
NIC’s Write Here Readers Series welcomes young adult author G. S. (Gabrielle) Prendergast, Friday, Nov. 23 at the Comox Valley campus.
The event takes place at the Tyee Student Lounge, starting at 7 pm. Admission is free and everyone is welcome.