Upcoming Exhibitions —



S’ELIYEMETAXWTEXW ART GALLERY

2014 – 2015 Exhibitions

University of the Fraser Valley 3384 King Road, Abbotsford Campus, B 136

Gallery Hours: Mon – Fri, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM                                                           

If you are interested in exhibiting at The Gallery, please review the Exhibition Proposal Submission Guidelines and visit The Gallery page for other valuable resources.

Schedule is subject to changes. Check back for further details.


Graphic Design Exhibition

[PARADIGM] Connections: Doing what we love!

February 3 to 18

Gala Reception February 12, 5:00 pm followed by PechaKucha 5, B101, 6:30

 Connections. Passion. Love. From February 3 to 18, view UFV Graphic + Digital Design projects showcasing design, community building and expressive typography.  

Join us on February 12 at 5:00 pm for a gala reception and meet the designers! Reception is followed by PechaKucha 5 at 6:30 with 15 creative professionals sharing what they love to do in a riveting 20 slides x 20 second presentation style! Tickets are free. Register here: http://pechakucha.ca/

PechaKucha 5 Presenters:

  • Jared Falk, Drumeo
  • Krista Hesketh, The Blonde Jedi
  • Greg Meeres, Boldfish Video Productions
  • Carly Butler Verheyen, Photographer/Writer
  • Tim McAlpine, Currency Marketing
  • Anne-Marie Wee, The Dessert Republic
  • David Reeves, Unleash Culture, Branding and Digital Story Telling
  • Bosco Anthony, Digital Strategy
  • Brad Haima, Circle Graphics
  • Michael Boronowski, Civic Engagement and Corporate Initiatives, District of Mission
  • Sheila Reimer, UFV Advancement
  • Cherlandra Estrada, The Reach Gallery Museum
  • Simran Bains, VP, Operations, Westberry Farms
  • Sarah Clark, Jelly Digital Marketing and PR
  • Alisha Deddens, Installation Artist and Young Contemporaries Leader

Co-sponsors: Jelly Digital MarketingUFV Graphic and Digital Design, and The Reach Gallery Museum

More info: http://blogs.ufv.ca/graphicdesign/

Event Promotion Design: Emily McLean, GDD 2015 graduating student


The Silent Auction is an event dedicated to the development and support of the Visual Arts at UFV. Proceeds go to the production of the BFA Grad Show and for VA scholarships. Silent Auction

Feb 20 – 27

The Silent Auction is an event dedicated to the development and support of the Visual Arts at UFV. Proceeds go to the production of the BFA Grad Show and for VA scholarships. The event is open to the public for five days and provides a rare opportunity to acquire artworks that are affordable. The process is fun and sometimes competitive, so please visit the space and support the artists who have donated their time and inspiring artworks. Winners will be contacted on March 2nd or sooner. Everyone is welcome!


Hours: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM. Mon – Thurs. Friday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

 


Diploma Show

Mar 6 – 24

The University of the Fraser Valley Visual Arts Diploma exhibition will include a diverse selection of inventive works including 2D and 3D, conceptual, inter-disciplinary, new media and multimedia practices.  Date of the Opening Reception will be announced in the New Year.


Lens of Empowerment

Mar 27 – April 10

 


Grad Show

 April 24 – May 15

Every year members of the University of the Fraser Valley, and its surrounding community, come together to support a culturally enriching experience in the Visual Arts Department: the BFA Grad Show. This year’s exhibition will feature works by…

Ryan Cadarette                Evelyn Dewar              

Tessa Dumanski              Julie Epp

Tanya Kaario                    Cybil Lee                       

Jessica Niven                   Sierra Rondquist          

Stewart Seymour             Wenhao Shi                  

 Laura Vis                        Megan Ross

 Mallory Donens

You are all invited to the opening reception on April 25 (Fri) at 6:30 PM in the VA Gallery, B 136.


The expansiveness and the quiet energy of coastal British Columbia are strongly evident in the imagery and the muted palette in these recent paintings by Dennis Greer.
Reflections

Dennis Greer

Sept 1-22, 2015

The expansiveness and the quiet energy of coastal British Columbia are strongly evident in the imagery and the muted palette in these recent paintings by Dennis Greer. Using cold wax as a medium with oil paint, Greer has developed a personalized style that translates and interprets nature and iconography through saturated layers of transparent glazes. The art is a transformative interpretation rather than a literal rendering with the intention of evoking the emotion, memory, and essence of the West Coast landscape.

 

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