Members Gallery

PATRICIA LEINEMANN: LITTLE MOTHER

January 19 – February 3, 2018 Returning to her hometown of Kelowna after twenty-six years in Alberta, Patricia travelled around the world before entering UBC Okanagan. Currently she is in her final year of a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. Sculpture and installation are her primary focus. Patricia’s reoccurring themes are family, memory, time, and…

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JOSH FENDER: PARERGON

January 5 – January 13, 2018 Josh Fender has devoted much of his artistic research to investigate trends in contemporary spirituality. He draws inspiration from abstract modernist painters of the 20th century as well as a broader spectrum of visionary artists throughout time. Fender is fascinated by the rich history of spiritual practices across cultures. Presently, he is interested in the…

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2017 Not-so-Silent Auction

The Alternator’s 2017 Not-so-Silent Auction is back with artworks available for bid from some of the Okanagan’s top artists, including Kelsie Balehowsky, Connor Charlesworth, Briar Craig, Emily Geen, Lucas Glenn, Fern Helfand, Heather Leier, Wanda Lock, Patrick Lundeen, Mary Smith McCulloch, Andreas Rutkauskas, Gary Pearson, Crystal Przybille and Sage Sidley. Call the gallery at 250-868-2298 to place your bid for works in the Not-so-Silent Auction by Saturday November 25th…

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JUDY WASYLESHKO: GOING, GOING, GONE

September 1 - September 16, 2017 Judy Wasyleshko is a multi-media artist, working in primarily in photography. Her artwork is unique and often includes old cars, garbage and human remains of all sorts. Her artwork gives grace to the discarded, forgotten and neglected by recording with photography, evidence of their existence as well as ours. Many...
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PRIDE 2017: SPECTRUM

August 12 – August 26, 2017 Artists have been charged to submit works that respond to one of the most recognizable and enduring symbols of Pride culture—the Pride Flag, as designed by Gilbert Baker. Eight works were selected by artists Moozhan Ahmadzadegan, Susan Bizecki, Timothy Bauer, Kirsten Hatfield,, Shannon Lester, Jaclyn Locking, Alex Ross and Annie Zalezsak….

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JAMES LUNA: PERFORMAGRAPHIC

July 7 - July 29, 2017 Exhibit produced by the University of British Columbia, Okanagan. Internationally renowned performance and installation artist James Luna (Puyukitchum/Luiseno) resides on the La Jolla Indian Reservation in North County San Diego, California. With over 40 years of exhibition and performance experience Luna has given voice to Native American cultural issues, pursued...
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DARA KHAKPOUR: JODǍ

May 12 - May 27, 2017 Dara Khakpour’s practice is focused on cultural and social documentary. He uses photography as a tool to study a variety of circumstances and everyday environments that people live in. This series of work was captured over numerous trips throughout different locations in Iran and bordering regions with southern Pakistan made...
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