Explore arts and culture in West Vancouver this month.

 

   July 2019

   District of West Vancouver Arts & Culture

 
 

Exhibitions​

 

 

ORIENTAL PAINTINGS & MINHWA: THE ART OF HAPPINESS

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Until July 7

 

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DESIGN FOR LIVING: WEST COAST MODERN HOMES REVISITED

 

West Vancouver Art Museum

680 17th Street

Until July 13

 

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CELEBRATING 30 YEARS

 

Ferry Building Gallery

1414 Argyle Avenue

July 2–28

Opening Reception: Tuesday, July 2,

6–8 p.m.

Meet the Artists:

July 6, 13 & 20,

2–3 p.m.

 

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I'VE NOT ALWAYS BEEN CANADIAN

 

West Vancouver Memorial Library,

Main Floor

1950 Marine Drive

July 3–August 7

 

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LUMINOUS LANDSCAPES: ABSTRACT, IMAGINED AND REALISTIC

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

July 9–28

Opening Reception: Tuesday, July 9,

6–8 p.m.

 

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GRAPHITE TALES: NICK BANTOCK

 

West Vancouver Memorial Library,

Main Hall

1950 Marine Drive

July 23–September 16

 

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OH NIGHTINGALE: PARVIZ TANAVOLI

 

West Vancouver Art Museum

680 17th Street

July 24–October 5

Opening Reception: Tuesday, July 23,

7–9 p.m.

 

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HARMONY ARTS FESTIVAL SHOWCASE

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

July 30–August 11

Opening Reception:

Friday, August 2,

6–7 p.m.

 

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Events & Performances

 

 

CANADA DAY WITH KAREN FOWLIE –THE ORIGINALS

 

Lonsdale Quay Outdoor Stage

123 Carrie Cates Court, North Vancouver

Monday, July 1,

1–3 p.m.

 

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HELEN HANSEN & MILES BLACK

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, July 4,

10:30–11:30 a.m.

Tickets: $17 WVCAC members / $22 general

 

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FIRST THURSDAYS: TRADITIONAL SQUAMISH DANCE PERFORMANCE

 

Ferry Building Gallery

1414 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, July 4,

6–8 p.m.

 

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THE SAUL BERSON TRIO

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Saturday, July 6,

7:30–9:30 p.m.

Tickets: $22 WVCAC members / $27 general

 

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KEVIN AYESH

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, July 11,

10:30–11:30 a.m.

Tickets: $17 WVCAC members / $22 general

 

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THE MIKE ALLEN QUARTET

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, July 11,

7:30–9:30 p.m.

Tickets: $22 WVCAC members / $27 general

 

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14TH ANNUAL WEST COAST MODERN HOME TOUR

 

West Vancouver Art Museum

680 17th Street

Saturday, July 13,

12–4 p.m.

 

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ABSTRACT LANDSCAPES – EN PLEIN AIR! WITH JANE APPLEBY

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Saturday, July 13,

1:30–3 p.m.

 

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THE MILES BLACK QUINTET

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Saturday, July 13,

7:30–9:30 p.m.

Tickets: $22 WVCAC members / $27 general

 

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LIVE PAINTING DEMO WITH JENNA ROBINSON

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Sunday, July 14,

1–3 p.m.

 

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WAYNE WENG

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, July 18,

10:30–11:30 a.m.

Tickets: $17 WVCAC members / $22 general

 

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VAN DJANGO

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, July 18,

7:30–9:30 p.m.

Tickets: $22 WVCAC members / $27 general

 

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RECYCLED CANVAS COLLAGE WITH KATHERINE JOHNSTON

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Saturday, July 20,

1:30–3 p.m.

 

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KAREN FOWLIE

 

Bay Moorings Restaurant

6330 Bay Street

Saturday, July 20,

2–5 p.m.

 

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TOM KEENLYSIDE & MILES BLACK

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Saturday, July 20,

7:30–9:30 p.m.

Tickets: $22 WVCAC members / $27 general

 

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THE TONY FOSTER TRIO

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, July 25,

7:30–9:30 p.m.

Tickets: $22 WVCAC members / $27 general

 

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Programs

 

 

PAINTERS' LANDING

 

Ferry Building Gallery

1414 Argyle Avenue

Until October 31

 

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SUMMER ART CAMPS ON THE WATERFRONT

 

Silk Purse Studio

1570 Argyle Avenue

Mondays–Fridays,

July 2–August 30

For ages 5–11

 

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SINGING BY THE SEA

 

John Lawson Park

Foot of 17th Street

Tuesdays, July 2–30,

7–8:30 p.m.

 

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SHARED JOURNEYS LAUNCH EVENT

 

West Vancouver Memorial Library,

Main Hall

1950 Marine Drive

Thursday, July 4,

2–3:30 p.m.

 

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FIRST THURSDAYS ART WALK

 

July 4 & August 1,

6–8 p.m.

 

Explore the Ambleside and Dundarave neighbourhoods by taking a self-guided tour of galleries, public art and community spaces.

 

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WVAM! DROP-IN FAMILY ART PROJECT

 

West Vancouver Art Museum

680 17th Street

Last Saturday of every month until November 30, 12–4 p.m.

 

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WORD WHIPS NORTH SHORE EDITION

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Tuesday, July 23,

6:30–8:30 p.m.

Cost: $5

 

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CURATOR'S TOUR OF OH NIGHTINGALE: PARVIZ TANAVOLI

 

West Vancouver Art Museum

680 17th Street

Thursday, July 25,

1:30 p.m.

 

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INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC THEORY

 

West Vancouver Community Centre

2121 Marine Drive

July 29–August 2,

9–11 a.m.

Activity #: 54569

For ages 7–10

Cost: $180

 

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RCM MUSIC THEORY BOOTCAMP (LEVEL 6, 7, 8)

 

West Vancouver Community Centre

2121 Marine Drive

August 6–9,

9 a.m.–1 p.m.

Activity #: 54574

For ages 7–10

Cost $160

 

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RCM HARMONY AND COUNTERPOINT (LEVEL 9 & 10)

 

West Vancouver Community Centre

2121 Marine Drive

August 6–9,

1:30–5:30 p.m.

Activity #: 54583

For ages 13–16

Cost: $176

 

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INSTRUMENT DISCOVERY CAMP

 

West Vancouver Community Centre

2121 Marine Drive

August 12–16,

9 a.m.–1 p.m.

Activity #: 54593

For ages 6–12

Cost: $180

 

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GUITAR BASICS

 

West Vancouver Community Centre

2121 Marine Drive

August 19–23

Activity#: 54596

For ages 6–11

Cost: $180

 

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News & Updates

 

 

 

CALL FOR ENTRIES: FOR THE LOVE OF ART

 

Artists under the age of 19 are invited to submit their artwork to be displayed in an outdoor exhibition tent during the Harmony Arts Festival from August 2 to 11. This is a unique opportunity to showcase the work of developing young artists in the community. The deadline for entries is July 5.

 

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SHARE YOUR STORY ABOUT THE FERRY BUILDING GALLERY

 

Help us gather memorable stories of experiences that you've had at the Ferry Building Gallery to help acknowledge and celebrate the important work done together. If you are an artist, volunteer, visitor or have participated in any Ferry Building programming over the past 30 years, we want to hear your story!

 

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