The Pearl Ellis Gallery annual Members’ Photography Show will run this year from July 27 to Aug. 15.
There will be increased hours during Filberg weekend. The hours are as follows: July 29 to Aug. 1 the gallery will be open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The “official” opening for the show will be this Saturday. There will be a photographer in attendance each day of the show from 1 to 4 p.m. if you wish to speak to any of them.
This year’s photography show will be special as it will offer to the public an opportunity to vote for their choice of the best photograph on display. The winning photographer will receive the Lens Award, a plague and four runner’s up will receive recognition for their work as well.
The show this year will feature work by 22 different photographers.
Returning will be well-known photographers from previous years, such as, Vickie and Al Lapp, Len Harrison, Steve Williamson, Kay Bukta, Martin Kaspers, Bev Michaluk and Allan Gray. Showing their work for the first time at the Pearl Ellis are Collin Mallard, Stephanie and David Good, John Simmons along with many others.
The photographers will also offer a wide selection of matted prints for your shopping pleasure.
The Pearl Ellis Gallery is on the lower level of 1729 Comox Ave. and admission is free. For more information on this and other shows, visit www.pearlellisgallery.com.
The gallery also wants to remind visitors that there is no tax on all purchases.
— Pearl Ellis Gallery