VIU Visual Arts
April 28 to May 30, 2014
Monday, April 28, 7:00pm Awards Ceremony (gallery doors open at 5:00pm)
VIU Progressions features the best in student visual art, with paintings, sculpture, ceramics, drawings, photography, and printmaking showcased at Nanaimo Art Gallery on campus and the Visual and Applied art building. Arts 486 program presents Explorations. This exhibit features an eclectic mix of media and style from students.
We are pleased to invite you to join us on Friday, May 9 to celebrate the launch of Art Lab, Nanaimo Art Gallery’s exciting new dedicated centre for art education, and the opening of Ekphrasis: Writing the Collection, the first exhibition in our newly renovated downtown gallery.
May 10 to June 7, 2014
Join us for the opening reception featuring spoken word and poetry Friday, May 9, 7:00 - 10:00pm
Definition: Ekphrasis is the written translation of a visual work of art.
Presenting Ekphrasis: Writing the Collection, an exhibition of works from the permanent collection.
Image: Sonny Assu, iDrum: Personal Totems #3, acrylic on hide, 2009
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