BEHIND THE LINES: CONTEMPORARY SYRIAN ART // May 9 – July 3, 2019
Presenting the work of twenty Syrian artists, this powerful exhibition provides a unique window into the lives and minds of those affected by the devastating civil war.
Artists: Khaled Akil, Ali Almeer, Humam Alsalim, Rami Bakhos, Juhayda Albitar, Mahmood Aldaoud, Khaled Dawwa, Amr Fahed, Fadi al-Hamwi, Ammart Khadour, Lina Malki, Maiesam Mallisho, Aya al Medani, Alaa Sharabi, Huda Takriti, Reem Tarraf, Omran Younis, Khaled Youssef, Mohamma Zaza, Obaidah Zorik
Curated by Paul Crawford & Humam Alsalim
Organized and circulated by the Penticton Art Gallery, in partnership with the Cyrrus Gallery, Damascus.
With funding by the Canada Council for the Arts, British Columbia Arts Council, the Province of British Columbia, and the City of Campbell River.
Opening Reception for 2nd Showing
Join us Thursday, June 13 at 5:00 pm for an Opening Reception at the CRAG to launch the show of all new work of these 19 inspiring artists.
COLLAGE, SANS COLLE // until November 18, 2019
The work of eighteen contemporary collage artists from across Canada is presented under three separate themes in our hallway cases.
Curated by Jenelle Pasiechnik & Vicky Chainey Gagnon
With funding from the Canada Council for the Arts, British Columbia Arts Council, the Province of British Columbia, and the City of Campbell River.
LANDSCAPES OF THE INTERIOR // The mind and body of collage
June 1 – August 23, 2019
Dominique Cheng (Toronto, ON), Melanie Garcia (Montreal, QC), Janie Geiser (Los Angeles, CA), Catherine Mellinger (Waterloo, ON), Rosie Schinners (Salt Spring Island, BC), Tanya St-Pierre (Sherbrooke, QC)
Lynda Gammon (Victoria, BC), Richard Kerr (Bromont, QC), Arthur Lipsett, Rhonda Pelley, (St. John’s, NL), Marie-Douce St. Jacques (Montreal, QC), Jacob Robert Whibley (Toronto, ON)