Story Keeping

Nanaimo Art Gallery 150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC

Nanaimo Art Gallery is pleased to present 'Story Keeping', an exhibition of new and existing work by Calgary based artists Brittney Namaakki Bear Hat and Richelle Bear Hat. Drawing from their shared Blackfoot and Dane-zaa Cree heritage, the artists look to storytelling practices and legacies of land and language displacement through their experiences growing up […]

By Donation/Free for Members
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Teen Art Drop-In

Nanaimo Art Gallery 150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC

Drop-in on Wednesdays to the Nanaimo Art Gallery and make art in a fun and relaxed environment, experiment with a variety of materials, and be a part of a creative community. You can work on your own projects, get advice from our Gallery mentors or try out a specific technique or project led by a […]

$5

Open House for Future Nanaimo Art Gallery

Nanaimo Art Gallery 150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC

Help Shape the Future of Nanaimo Art Gallery Learn about the work we have been doing over the last year to realize the Future Nanaimo Art Gallery and share your ideas for how we can create more space for arts, culture and community in Nanaimo! Nanaimo Art Gallery is hosting an open house on February […]

Art Lab Sunday: Puppet Play

Nanaimo Art Gallery 150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC

Come to the Gallery for our FREE BC Family Day activity and create your own fun-filled vaudeville puppet show! In the workshop, we will build simple marionettes using household materials led by puppeteers Katie and Alex from A Penny A Sketch. Families can tell imaginative comedic stories with their puppets using DIY sets with live […]

Vibrant Portraits: Image Transfer Techniques

Nanaimo Art Gallery 150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC

Tell visual stories of people and subjects using a variety of materials. You will learn various image Adult Programs transfer techniques that eliminate the need for complex drawing skills. The workshop will focus on transferring or drawing a subject, and will use various mixed water-soluble mediums such as gouache and watercolour, to complete the composition. […]

$55