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‘Skytrain Girl’ and more in 38th ‘ARTS’ show at Surrey Art Gallery this spring/summer

Until July 24 the exhibit includes traditional paintings of landscape and animal life, stop-motion animation

 

Ciska Jans’ “The Aftermath” deals with her experience of being sexually assaulted by someone with genital herpes who passed it on to her. The work is featured in “Untitled,” an exhibit created by Bachelor of Fine Arts students at Kwantlen Polytechnic University in Surrey. (Photo: Tom Zillich)

Graduating KPU art students celebrate first in-person show in 2 years, in Surrey

‘Untitled’ exhibit features works by 8 artists at campus in Newton

 

North Delta’s George Mackie Library is showcasing the art of Jarnail Singh from March 1 to April 30, 2022. (Fraser Valley Regional Library photo)

Surrey artist Jarnail Singh featured at North Delta library

Singh will have his art on display at the George Mackie Library until April 30

 

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‘Delightful’ art by students showcased at Surrey Art Gallery during biannual exhibition

‘Every year, I am amazed by the talent that comes to us out of Surrey School District,’ curator says

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Surrey’s UrbanScreen digital-art gallery showed “Phantasmagoria” in 2018, on the west wall of Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre. (file photo)

UrbanScreen to be unplugged at Surrey rec centre after ‘Body as Border’ digital-art show

The decommissioning is due to expansion plans for Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre, operators say

Surrey’s UrbanScreen digital-art gallery showed “Phantasmagoria” in 2018, on the west wall of Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre. (file photo)
A section of artist Paul Ygartua's giant "Legends" mural on the Beachcomber Hot Tubs building in Surrey, at 132 Street and Comber Way. (Photo: Tom Zillich)
A section of artist Paul Ygartua's giant "Legends" mural on the Beachcomber Hot Tubs building in Surrey, at 132 Street and Comber Way. (Photo: Tom Zillich)
Artist Amy J. Dyck is the guest speaker during a Thursday Artist Talk at Surrey Art Gallery on Nov. 4. (submitted photo)

Artist’s ‘journey through a crisis’ revealed at Surrey Art Gallery’s next talk

Also at the arts centre is ‘A New Normal: Digital Media Arts Symposium’ on Nov. 6, followed by another Heart to Home Holiday Market

Artist Amy J. Dyck is the guest speaker during a Thursday Artist Talk at Surrey Art Gallery on Nov. 4. (submitted photo)
Artist Simranpreet Anand with her work at Vancouver Art Gallery, in the current “Vancouver Special: Disorientations and Echo” exhibit. (submitted photo)

Surrey artist Anand among 3 in Canada awarded Hnatyshyn Foundation prize

‘Being acknowledged like this is pretty incredible, and it motivates me to keep working’

Artist Simranpreet Anand with her work at Vancouver Art Gallery, in the current “Vancouver Special: Disorientations and Echo” exhibit. (submitted photo)
Artist Sandeep Johal in her "bedroom" at Surrey Art Gallery, as part of a new exhibit of her works. (Photo: Tom Zillich)

Artist’s teen bedroom re-imagined with South Asian role models at Surrey Art Gallery

Sandeep Johal revisits ‘what my life could have been like had I known about these women’

Artist Sandeep Johal in her "bedroom" at Surrey Art Gallery, as part of a new exhibit of her works. (Photo: Tom Zillich)
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Women, girls from Mid-East countries reveal life in Canada in photos at Surrey gallery

‘Seven Stories’ exhibit starts Sept. 25, in partnership with PICS program

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A view of the touring “Imagine Picasso” art exhibit coming to Vancouver Convention Centre in October. (submitted photo: Jean Sebastien Baciu)

‘Imagine Picasso’ to project paintings onto ‘Origami-style structures’ in Vancouver this fall

Touring show ‘a unique and novel perspective on the work of Pablo Picasso’

A view of the touring “Imagine Picasso” art exhibit coming to Vancouver Convention Centre in October. (submitted photo: Jean Sebastien Baciu)
Artist Joseph P. Ghabi in video posted to facebook.com/joseph.ghabi.

‘I didn’t start out as a painter’: Late-bloomer Ghabi to talk at Surrey Art Gallery

Since 2017, the Lebanon-born artist has produced hundreds of paintings

Artist Joseph P. Ghabi in video posted to facebook.com/joseph.ghabi.
Ken Mizokoshi shared his images of items left behind in Nagasaki after the Aug. 9, 1945 atomic bombing by the U.S. (Christine van Reeuwyk/News Staff)

Remembering Nagasaki: B.C. photographer moulds a vivid story of atomic bomb aftermath

Ken Mizokoshi’s collective work has been featured in Japan, New York City; Victoria could be next?

Ken Mizokoshi shared his images of items left behind in Nagasaki after the Aug. 9, 1945 atomic bombing by the U.S. (Christine van Reeuwyk/News Staff)
Rendering of a section of the proposed mural by artist Sandeep Johal on the lower courtyard windows of Surrey Arts Centre, as shown in a report to Surrey city council. (Photo: surrey.ca)

Temporary mural pitched for Surrey Arts Centre classroom windows

Three sections of Sandeep Johal’s proposed work are shown on city’s website

Rendering of a section of the proposed mural by artist Sandeep Johal on the lower courtyard windows of Surrey Arts Centre, as shown in a report to Surrey city council. (Photo: surrey.ca)
Munir El Kadi’s “Flight” (gyclee print on art paper) is featured in the “Arts 2021” juried exhibit at Surrey Art Gallery this summer. (submitted image)

VIDEO: ‘ARTS 2021’ juried show returns to Surrey Art Gallery with pre-booked visits

Nearly 200 submissions were received for this year’s exhibition, with 50 selected for viewing

Munir El Kadi’s “Flight” (gyclee print on art paper) is featured in the “Arts 2021” juried exhibit at Surrey Art Gallery this summer. (submitted image)
A view of artist Cindy Mochizuki’s new “Autumn Strawberry” multimedia show at Surrey Art Gallery. (submitted photo/SAG)

‘Invisible’ Japanese-Canadian histories visible at Surrey Art Gallery this summer

With limited entry, ‘Autumn Strawberry’ and ‘Hastings Park’ open Saturday, June 26

A view of artist Cindy Mochizuki’s new “Autumn Strawberry” multimedia show at Surrey Art Gallery. (submitted photo/SAG)
Mark Heine with a painting from his Sirens series. Two pieces from the series will go to the moon later this year. (Jake Romphf/News Staff)

B.C. artist’s paintings bound for galactic gallery on the moon

Two of Mark Heine’s paintings will make the lunar leap aboard the Peregrine Lander in December

Mark Heine with a painting from his Sirens series. Two pieces from the series will go to the moon later this year. (Jake Romphf/News Staff)
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A still of Mark Soo’s “Branch,” part of his “Twilight on the Edge of Town” video-art exhibit at Surrey Art Gallery this spring. (submitted photo)
A still of Mark Soo’s “Branch,” part of his “Twilight on the Edge of Town” video-art exhibit at Surrey Art Gallery this spring. (submitted photo)
A view of the “I Spy a City” digital art show at Surrey’s UrbanScreen, on the west wall of Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre. (submitted photo: Brian Giebelhaus/Surrey Art Gallery)

‘I Spy a City’ images flash on Surrey’s UrbanScreen this spring

Exhibit on the wall of Whalley building created by Flavourcel animation collective

A view of the “I Spy a City” digital art show at Surrey’s UrbanScreen, on the west wall of Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre. (submitted photo: Brian Giebelhaus/Surrey Art Gallery)