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“This ain't no Xmas Show!!": Agnes Ananichuk, Shelby Assenheimer, Kirsten Brand, Margo Cooper, Linda Darby, Gerald Fleming , Barry Herring , Sherry Tompalski, Haren Vakil, Liz Wells @ Gage Gallery Arts Collective Dec 12 2017
Tue. December 12th 2017 - Sat. December 23rd 2017 @ Gage Gallery Arts Collective 2031 Oak Bay Avenue
Free (All Ages) 11am-5pm
Opening: Thursday 14th December 2017
Opening reception Thursday December 14, 11am to 5pm
"This Ain't No Xmas Show"
10 Gage Artists, each confined to the use of 2 colours and 9 square feet of wall space create inspirational paintings, collage and photography from a diverse range of subjects including the Rosetta Stone, Pierre Trudeau, the Italian Palio di Siena horse race, the psychological condition of Melancholia, the experience of free falling, imaginary spaces and transitions, as well as Venetian gondolas and Salt Spring dragon flies.
And all the while "They never ran out of things to say"
Come see and have your expectations violated at “This ain't no Xmas Show!!"
Margo Cooper (abstract expressionist)
Margo Cooper studied Fine Arts at Langara College in Vancouver in the mid 1980s, where she received awards for her painting and printmaking. She lived in Penticton, B.C. from 1980 until 2006, and her work is shown in the Tumbleweed gallery, an artist-run gallery in downtown Penticton where she is still a member. Margo's work has been displayed freq... more info
Wednesday Dec. 27th
Opening: Opening party, Dec. 27 1-5 ~ Join us for refreshments, live music and silent art auction.
Show Runs: Wednesday Dec. 27th until Sun. December 31st