MAY 4–MAY 28 DUNCAN CHRYSTAL, ‘PERSONAL MYTHS’, mixed media. Swirling colours and haunting images mimic the archaeological remains of ancient temple frescoes. LARRY POPOWICH, ‘IN THE STICKS’, found objects. Dolls and other found objects are wrapped and transformed into totem-like objects.
AUGUST 3–SEPTEMBER 4 CAROLE SINCLAIR, ‘MATERIALITY’, mixed media. An exploration of textures from painting, drawing and collage.
JUNE 1–JUNE 25
JUNE 29–JULY 30
CATH HUGHES, ‘THINGS WE FOUND AT THE LAKE’, oils/mixed media. Imagery of summer bathers, viewed from an altered perspective, juxtaposed with elements of fantasy. MAVIS ASSAD, ‘JERVIS INLET’, acrylics. The majesty, strength and grandeur of the Coastal landscape, captured by an artist originally from Bella Bella.
SEPTEMBER 8–OCTOBER 1
SUNSHINE COAST PAVILION - CANADA 150 The Gallery transforms into the ‘Sunshine Coast Pavilion’, a community display reminiscent of the cultural pavilions of Vancouver’s Expo’86.
GIBSONS PLEIN AIR PAINTOUT & ARTWALK A celebration of plein air painting that begins at multiple locations throughout Gibsons Landing and ends with a showcase of freshly painted works in the Gallery.
NICOLAS TEICHROB, ‘SPUN SPECTRA’, photography. Playful images of light shards refracted and diffracted by spiders’ webs. JENNIFER LOVE, ‘METHINKS I SHOULD KNOW YOU’, textiles. Inspiration for these textile paintings comes from the ebb and flow of memory and the remembrance of others.
NOVEMBER 2–26 ‘IN WAIT’, mixed media. Inspired by the myth of Penelope, a group of artists consider what narratives are created as we wait for life’s tides to turn. KATHERINE JOHNSTON, ‘RE-FOREST’, collages. Luminous colours and appealing textures arise in collages of recycled canvasses and discarded materials.
Gibsons Public Art Gallery is the community’s public arts and cultural event space. Art classes, community events and jury-selected exhibitions are held throughout the year. Follow GPAG online:
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