Monthly Archives: October 2017

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: WINDOW GALLERY

The Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art is currently accepting programming applications for our Window Gallery Application deadline: Ongoing The Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art is an artist-run centre located in Kelowna, BC.  Since 1989 the Alternator has shown the work of emerging Canadian and international artists with an experimental approach, particularly those engaged in social…

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: STUDIO 111

The Alternator is currently accepting applications for our Artist Co-op program. Application deadline: January 7 2018 Co-op Session dates: February 1 – April 30 2018 (Rolling three month sessions, with an option to extend) If you require a studio space to work in and are interested in developing new ways to engage the community, we…

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2nd Annual Holly-Daze Party

When: Friday, December 1,  7-11pm Where: The Alternator (located inside the Rotary Centre for the Arts: #103 421 Cawston Ave) Tickets: $15.00 (Limited quantities available. Order here or stop by and pick yours up in person at the Alternator. Tickets will also be available at the door.) With popular demand the Alternator’s annual Holly-Daze Party is back!…

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TANIA WILLARD & HAROLD RHENISH

Tuesday, December 5th from 6-8pm Where: Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art Tickets: This Event is free and open to the public (no tickets) A roundtable discussion about the visual culture of the region. Speakers: Tania Willard and Harold Rhenish Bios: Tania Willard, Secwepemc Nation, works within the shifting ideas of contemporary and traditional as it relates to cultural arts and…

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JANICE SICH: MAKING FACES

October 13 – October 28, 2017 Making Faces Upon graduating from the Alberta College of Art (and Design) with a 4 year diploma in Applied Arts, in 1974, Janice Sich worked over 30 years as a graphic, glass, and furniture artist.  It wasn’t until 2009 that she started oil painting. “I had been carrying around…

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UBCO INTERMISSION: THE PASTURE

October 13 – October 21, 2017 Intermission Series The Pasture, is an exhibition featuring selected works from University of British Columbia Visual Arts students Moozhan Ahmadzadegan, Patricia Leinemann and Kara Sikora. Works in this exhibition focus on creative exploration and experimentation, but perhaps unexpectedly, result in an understated, subtle and formally balanced visual experience. Moozhan…

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HEATHER PARLANE: LEAFTIDES AND SEABARK

September 22 – October 7, 2017 Art Supplies Really Do Grow on Trees. The forest and the sea are great loves that impact Heather’s senses. During the summer she forages for local plants that provide the base, pigment-patterns for her textile art. As the winter months approach, she creates the next layer of sea-inspired detail, using…

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