Trips and Tours —
UFV VA/AH VANCOUVER FIELD TRIP
Saturday October 26, 2013 | FREE
Talk to your VA/AH instructors on how to sign up for this free field trip, or contact Vicki Bolan, VA dept. assistant (firstname.lastname@example.org, or 604 854 4543) for more information.
Check out the field trip's itinerary.
Past Trips & Tours —
UFV VA/AH SEATTLE FIELD TRIP
Saturday, October 27 2012
Travel via bus to the Seattle Art Museum. We'll also tour the Henry Art Gallery and The Olympic Sculpture Park with a lunch stop near Pike Place Market.
See your VA/AH instructor or Vicki Bolan, VA dept assistant (email@example.com or 604 854 4543) for more information.
IMPORTANT TO NOTE:
For further detail and a timeline for the trip, please refer to the 2012 itinerary.
- Passports are required and must be in hand before boarding the bus.
- International students require a VISA for entering the US.
- A $10 deposit is required to hold your seat, and will be returned to you upon departure
- Waivers are signed at time of deposit
"Comfits & Cloy" Tour — March 10, 2012
Seattle Art Museums & Galleries
Travel via bus to the Seattle Art Museum to view Gauguin and Polynesia: An Elusive Paradise in the Simonyi Special Exhibition Galleries. We'll also tour the Henry Art Gallery and The Olympic Sculpture Park with a lunch stop in Pioneer Square. See your VA/AH instructor or Vicki Bolan, VA dept assistant (firstname.lastname@example.org or 604 854 4543) for more information.
For further detail and a break down of the trip, please refer to the trip itinerary.
Vancouver Gallery Tour October 15, 2011
Travel via bus to the Vancouver Museum to view Bhangra.me — Vancouver's Bhangra Story, the Contemporary Art Gallery — Sister Corita Kent, and the Blanket Contemporary Gallery — solo exhibition by Shawn Hunt, curated by Lawrence Paul. See your VA/AH instructor or Vicki Bolan, VA dept assistant (email@example.com or 604 854 4543) for more information.
Paris Study Tour 2011
A joint project of UFV's Fashion Design, Modern Languages and Visual Arts departments, the Paris Study Tour 2011 will take place June 2 - June 17, 2011. On this tour, students will visit and learn about world-renowned architectural and historical jewels such as Versailles, Chartres, Notre-Dame de Paris, the Garnier Opera House, the Louvre, the Musee D'Orsay, the Museum of Modern Art, the Museum of Decorative Arts, the Pierre Berge-Yves Saint Laurent Foundation, and will be introduced to many aspects of daily life in Paris. Visit the study tour website to learn how to register.
Pilchuck Glass School / Gallery Tour
Saturday May 14, 2011
The Pilchuck Glass School has been the incubator of the vital studio glass movement in the Northwest since 1971. Located on 54 acres, the Pilchuck Glass School is an international center for glass art education. Classes are offered each summer in a broad spectrum of glass techniques with year-round residencies for emerging and established artists working in all media. We will also visit the Western Washington University Gallery and Sculpture Garden.
Confirm your seat on the bus with $10 deposit by May 10th to Visual Arts assistant Vick Bolan: (604) 854-4543 firstname.lastname@example.org
UFV LONDON Study Tour - 2010
April 27th - May 09th, 2010
Every two to three years, the UFV Visual Arts department organizes an international study tour for its students and faculty. From April 27th, 2010 to May 09th, 2010, the department embarked on a tour to London, Great Britain. See the blog post that includes images from the tour here.
The international study tours are an opportunity for students to put into context what they learn in their arts and visual culture and professional practices studies at UFV. All tour fees include one’s entrance into world-class galleries and museums, flight, group touring transportation, and accommodations.