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The former Cumberland United Church is where Weird Church in Cumberland is held. Record file photo

Cumberland’s Weird Church will double as local art gallery

The Gallery @ Weird Church is a new initiative in Cumberland’s iconic…

 

Darkest Before Dawn by Sharon Lalonde. Image, pearlellisgallery.com

Lalonde’s style is energized, expressive, dynamic

Comox Valley artist’s show opens this week and runs to Oct. 9

 

Two examples of the artwork on exhibit at the upcoming outdoor show at the Gardens at Anderton. “Fleur-de-lis Moon” (left) is a piece by Larissa McLean. On the right is a Sofie Skapski piece entitled “Field of Dreams.” Photos supplied.

Two Courtenay artists featured at Anderton Gardens outdoor art exhibit

A connection with the natural rhythms of the Earth is reflected in…

  • Aug 1, 2021

 

The Kitty Coleman Woodland Gardens’ Summer Show that will take place on the BC Day holiday weekend, July 31 to Aug. 2. File photo
The Kitty Coleman Woodland Gardens’ Summer Show that will take place on the BC Day holiday weekend, July 31 to Aug. 2. File photo
Artful: The Gallery’s current show includes a fundraising angle for the Comox Valley Transition Society. Photo supplied.
Artful: The Gallery’s current show includes a fundraising angle for the Comox Valley Transition Society. Photo supplied.
Beacon is one of the Jack Duckworth paintings on exhibit at the next Pearl Ellis Gallery show. Photo supplied.

Nanaimo artist featured at next Pearl Ellis Gallery show in Comox

Jack Duckworth’s interest and talent for art emerged naturally in his younger…

Beacon is one of the Jack Duckworth paintings on exhibit at the next Pearl Ellis Gallery show. Photo supplied.
“Monkey Diptych” by Lauren Correia is one of the works on exhibit at Pearl Ellis Gallery’s next show - “The Next Generation: Young Artists in the Comox Valley” Photo supplied

Comox Valley student artists share the spotlight at next Pearl Ellis Gallery show

“The Next Generation: Young Artists in the Comox Valley” showcases several emerging…

“Monkey Diptych” by Lauren Correia is one of the works on exhibit at Pearl Ellis Gallery’s next show - “The Next Generation: Young Artists in the Comox Valley” Photo supplied
“Under One Sky” is part of CVAG’s “Offsite_Onsite” convergent program, which includes creative residency projects that were undertaken within the gallery and virtually over the past year. Photo supplied

Comox Valley Art Gallery expanding hours, opening new exhibit

Wednesday is a big day at the Comox Valley Art Gallery. Starting…

“Under One Sky” is part of CVAG’s “Offsite_Onsite” convergent program, which includes creative residency projects that were undertaken within the gallery and virtually over the past year. Photo supplied
“Take a Moment,” by Kate Bridger, is one of the pieces on exhibit at the Pearl Ellis Gallery in Comox, May 27-June 19. Photo supplied.
“Take a Moment,” by Kate Bridger, is one of the pieces on exhibit at the Pearl Ellis Gallery in Comox, May 27-June 19. Photo supplied.
Mark Henderson’s exhibit, “Bikes and Barbies,” is now showing at Artful : The Gallery on Cumberland Road in Courtenay. Photo supplied.

New exhibit at Courtenay art gallery

Artful : The Gallery is showing art by Mark Henderson until Saturday,…

Mark Henderson’s exhibit, “Bikes and Barbies,” is now showing at Artful : The Gallery on Cumberland Road in Courtenay. Photo supplied.
“Catching the Light” by Karen MacRae is one of the pieces on exhibit during the Pearl Ellis Gallery Members’ Spring Show and Sale from April 29 to May 22.

Members share the space for next Pearl Ellis Gallery show

Members’ Spring Show and Sale from April 29 to May 22, 2021.

  • Apr 28, 2021
“Catching the Light” by Karen MacRae is one of the pieces on exhibit during the Pearl Ellis Gallery Members’ Spring Show and Sale from April 29 to May 22.
“California Dreamin’” by Roche MacRae is one of the pieces on exhibit at Inside Art, at the Pearl Ellis Gallery in Comox, April 1-24. Photo supplied

Inside Art featured at next Pearl Ellis Gallery exhibit in Comox

The Pearl Ellis Gallery in Comox presents the Inside Art Annual Spring…

  • Mar 31, 2021
“California Dreamin’” by Roche MacRae is one of the pieces on exhibit at Inside Art, at the Pearl Ellis Gallery in Comox, April 1-24. Photo supplied
Two people watch a screening of <em>A Letter From the </em><em>Ocean</em>, an 11-minute looped video that plays on a large screen in Comox Valley Art Gallery’s southern window facing Duncan Avenue. Photo supplied

Comox Valley Art Gallery exhibits can be ‘seen from the sidewalk’

During these COVID times, the Comox Valley Art Gallery is presenting two…

Two people watch a screening of <em>A Letter From the </em><em>Ocean</em>, an 11-minute looped video that plays on a large screen in Comox Valley Art Gallery’s southern window facing Duncan Avenue. Photo supplied
Proceeds from the sale of this 36x18” image of a grizzly bear in the water, by local photographer Viktor Davare, will go to the Salvation Army. Photo supplied.

Comox Valley Photographic Society showcased at next Pearl Ellis exhibit

Exhibit to double as a fundraiser for the Salvation Army

  • Mar 2, 2021
Proceeds from the sale of this 36x18” image of a grizzly bear in the water, by local photographer Viktor Davare, will go to the Salvation Army. Photo supplied.
Jake Masri with Grahame Edwards and Jeff Agopsowicz. Photo by Don Tait

Comox art gallery puts jazz in the spotlight for new exhibit

Photos from Georgia Straight Jazz Society’s shows at the Avalanche featured at Pearl Ellis Gallery

  • Oct 14, 2020
Jake Masri with Grahame Edwards and Jeff Agopsowicz. Photo by Don Tait
Courtenay artist featured at Anderton Gardens outdoor show

Courtenay artist featured at Anderton Gardens outdoor show

Larissa McLean will have more than 40 new pieces on display

  • Sep 9, 2020
Courtenay artist featured at Anderton Gardens outdoor show
Visitors of the Sooke Fine Art Show check out an art piece. This year’s event is moving online due to social distancing measures set in place by provincial health authorities. (Jack Most - Sooke News Mirror)

Sooke Fine Art Show moves online due to COVID-19 pandemic

34th annual event hosted online in order to adhere to social distancing practices

  • Apr 27, 2020
Visitors of the Sooke Fine Art Show check out an art piece. This year’s event is moving online due to social distancing measures set in place by provincial health authorities. (Jack Most - Sooke News Mirror)
K’omoks First Nation artist Andy Everson stands at the steps of the Comox Valley Art Gallery plaza, in front of his new public artwork, titled “Crossroads.” Photo supplied

Comox Valley Art Gallery unveils new public artwork creation by Andy Everson

Stressing the importance of art in times like these, on Sunday K’omoks…

  • Apr 7, 2020
K’omoks First Nation artist Andy Everson stands at the steps of the Comox Valley Art Gallery plaza, in front of his new public artwork, titled “Crossroads.” Photo supplied
Meesh QX had an exhibit at the 2019 art event, in NIC’s fine art studios. The 2020 Art Event runs Friday, Feb. 21 at NIC’s Comox Valley campus. Admission is free and everyone is welcome.

North Island College’s Art Event 2020 takes place Friday

North Island College’s School of Fine Art + Design is opening its…

  • Feb 18, 2020
Meesh QX had an exhibit at the 2019 art event, in NIC’s fine art studios. The 2020 Art Event runs Friday, Feb. 21 at NIC’s Comox Valley campus. Admission is free and everyone is welcome.
Portraiture Through The Eyes of Artist Nicholas Pearce

Portraiture Through The Eyes of Artist Nicholas Pearce

Painter teaches the art of the portrait and exhibits students’ work

  • Mar 6, 2019
Portraiture Through The Eyes of Artist Nicholas Pearce