The Art Gallery is now offering many of its public programs online. Browse through our upcoming events, by following the link below.
Prairie Invasions: A Lullaby
Saturday, October 3, 2:00 - 3:00pm
Exhibiting artist Emily Neufeld joins in a discussion with artist and ethnobotanist T’uy’t’tanat–Cease Wyss, and Kwantlen Polytechnic University Farm School Soil Science Instructor, Amy Norgaard. Guest panelists will respond to the ideas within Emily Neufeld’s current exhibition, Prairie Invasions: A Lullaby and share their insights into themes of local land use; how humans impact the environment and how this relationship with a place informs art-making. The discussion will be moderated by Richmond Art Gallery curator, Nan Capogna.
Register for this free online event.
Artist Salon Series
Monthly on the last Tuesday
7:00 - 9:00pm
Each month this free program for artists hosts a different guest presenter for inspirational artist talks or for a social night of art-making together. Series is held on the last Tuesday of each Month. These monthly meet-ups are for visual artists to learn from other art professionals, to share ideas, and to connect with other local artists.
Artist Salon Webinar
Tuesday, September 29, 7:00 - 8:30pm
This month’s session features a panel discussion about the behind-the-scenes process that goes into curating at a public art gallery, artist run centre or commercial art gallery, and what the future may hold for these spaces in the coming years.
Guest panelists include; Wil Aballe of Wil Aballe Art Projects (WAAP), Shaun Dacey of Richmond Art Gallery and Henry Heng Lu of Centre A, Vancouver International Centre for Contemporary Asian Art will share their perspectives and provide valuable information to artists of all levels – from students who desire a career in the arts to working-artists who would like a glimpse at the inner-workings of the curatorial process.
Register for this free online webinar.
For more information about these and other Art Gallery Programs visit www.richmondartgallery.org or contact Education & Public Programs Coordinator Kathy Tycholis at 604-247-8300.