Explore arts and culture in West Vancouver this month.

 

   February 2020

   District of West Vancouver Arts & Culture

 
 

Exhibitions​

 

 

YOU ARE HERE 2020 CALENDAR EXHIBITION

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Until February 2

 

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CONTINUUM

 

Kay Meek Arts Centre

1700 Mathers Avenue

Until February 25

 

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CLIMATE FOR CHANGE

 

West Vancouver Memorial Library,

Art Gallery

1950 Marine Drive

Until March 5

 

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PRESENCE & ABSENCE: NIC LEHOUX AND ATTILIO FIUMARELLA

 

West Vancouver Art Museum

680 17th Street

Until March 8

 

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DANCING COLOURS

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

February 4–23

Opening Reception: Tuesday, February 4,

6–8 p.m.

 

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WAYS OF SEEING

 

Ferry Building Gallery

1414 Argyle Avenue

February 5–23

Opening Reception:

Tuesday, February 4,

6–8 p.m.

Meet the Artists: Saturday, February 8,

2–3 p.m.

 

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SPECTRUM

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

February 25–March 15

Opening Reception: Tuesday, February 25,

6–8 p.m.

 

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GREEN SPACE

 

Ferry Building Gallery

1414 Argyle Avenue

February 26–March 15

Opening Reception:

Tuesday, February 25,

6–8 p.m.

Meet the Artists: Saturday, February 29,

2–3 p.m.

 

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NATURAL PERSPECTIVES

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

February 27–April 13

Opening Reception: Thursday, February 27,

5:30–7 p.m.

 

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Events & Performances

 

 

LIFECYCLES COLLECTIONS AND COLLECTING 

 

West Vancouver Art Museum

680 17th Street

February 1, 8 & 15, 

2 p.m.

 

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SNEAKERS BALL

 

Kay Meek Arts Centre

1700 Mathers Avenue

Saturday, February 1,

7:30–11 p.m.

Tickets: $75


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STANDING WAVE ENSEMBLE

 

Kay Meek Arts Centre

1700 Mathers Avenue

Sunday, February 2,

3–5 p.m.

Tickets: $19–$49

 

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NORTH SHORE CRIC? CRAC? STORYTELLING SUNDAYS: TEMPESTS

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Sunday, February 2,

7–9 p.m.

Suggested donation:

$5–$20

 

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IL PLEUVAIT DES OISEAUX (AND THE BIRDS RAINED DOWN)

 

Kay Meek Arts Centre

1700 Mathers Avenue

Monday, February 3,

7:30–9:40 p.m.

Tickets: $7–$10

 

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DUO CONCERTANTE

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, February 6,

10:30–11:30 a.m.

Tickets: $22 general / $17 WVCAC members

 

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WEAVING OUR HUMANITY

 

Presentation House Theatre

333 Chesterfield Avenue,

North Vancouver

Thursday, February 6,

7–9 p.m.

Free, RSVP required

 

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OPEN MIC WITH KAREN FOWLIE – THE ORIGINALS

 

Fraternal Order of the Eagles

170 West 3rd Street,

North Vancouver

February 13 & 27

 

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THE JAZZ LOUNGE FEAT. ALEXIS COLE

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, February 6,

7:30–9:30 p.m.

Tickets: $30 general / $25 WVCAC members

 

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MOVIE NIGHT – COAST MODERN

 

West Vancouver Memorial Library,

Welsh Hall

1950 Marine Drive

Monday, February 10,

6:30–8:30 p.m.

 

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RUSSIAN MUSIC FESTIVAL SHOWCASE

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1564 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, February 13, 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Tickets: $22 general / $17 WVCAC members

 

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KIM'S CONVENIENCE

 

Kay Meek Arts Centre

1700 Mathers Avenue

Thursday, February 13, 

7:30–8:40 p.m.

Friday, February 14,

3–4:10 p.m. &

7:30–8:40 p.m.

Tickets: $19–$49

 

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CYPRESS MOUNTAIN CONCERTS WITH KAREN FOWLIE – THE ORIGINALS

 

Cypress Mountain

Main Lodge

6000 Cypress Bowl Road

February 15 & 29,

12–2 p.m.

 

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ANNE OF GREEN GABLES: THE BALLET

 

Kay Meek Arts Centre

1700 Mathers Avenue

Sunday, February 16,

3–5 p.m.

Tickets: $25–$49

 

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CARO PIEROTTO & FAROFA

 

Kay Meek Arts Centre

1700 Mathers Avenue

February 19–21,

7:30–9:30 p.m.

Tickets: $29–$42

 

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THE MEEKS DUO

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1564 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, February 20, 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Tickets: $22 general / $17 WVCAC members

 

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ARTIST TALK: NIC LEHOUX

 

West Vancouver Art Museum

680 17th Street

Saturday, February 22,

2 p.m.

 

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MARTHA BRICKMAN QUARTET

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1564 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, February 27, 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Tickets: $22 general / $17 WVCAC members

 

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FRIDAY NIGHT CONCERT: VINCE MAI QUINTET

 

West Vancouver Memorial Library,

Main Hall

1950 Marine Drive

Friday, February 28,

7:30–8:45 p.m.

 

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AN EVENING WITH KAREN FOWLIE – THE ORIGINALS

 

Fraternal Order of the Eagles

170 West 3rd Street,

North Vancouver

Friday, February 28,

7:30 p.m.

 

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ARTIST TALK: ATTILIO FIUMARELLA

 

West Vancouver Art Museum

680 17th Street

Saturday, February 29,

2 p.m.

 

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Programs

 

 

WINTER PROGRAMS UNDERWAY!

 

See a variety of courses and workshops offered in West Vancouver.

 

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A STITCH IN TIME: MENDING THE FUTURE WITH SUZANNE NORTHCOTT

 

Ferry Building Gallery

1414 Argyle Avenue

Saturday, February 1,

2–4 p.m.

Course #: 69138

Cost: $15

 

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MUSIC WITH NEIL RITCHIE

 

West Vancouver Memorial Library,

Welsh Hall

1950 Marine Drive

Tuesdays,

February 4 & 11,

10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

 

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LOCAL VOICES: SHOOTING THE NORTH SHORE

 

West Vancouver Memorial Library,

Welsh Hall

1950 Marine Drive

Wednesday, February 5,

7–8:30 p.m.

 

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NAME THAT TUNE

 

West Vancouver Memorial Library,

Welsh Hall West

1950 Marine Drive

Thursday, February 6,

11 a.m.–12 p.m.

 

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COAST SALISH WOODCARVING & DESIGN FROM AN INDIGENOUS COMMUNITY PERSPECTIVE

 

Ferry Building Gallery

1414 Argyle Avenue

Sunday, February 9,

2–4 p.m.

Course #: 69046

Cost: $15

 

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MENDING WORKSHOP: LOVING YOUR DENIM WITH SASHIKO & EMBROIDERY

 

Ferry Building Gallery

1414 Argyle Avenue

Tuesday, February 11,

1–4 p.m.

Course #: 69137

Cost: $40 (includes supplies)

 

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THE METROPOLITAN OPERA LECTURES – AGRIPPINA

 

West Vancouver Memorial Library,

Welsh Hall

1950 Marine Drive

Wednesday,

February 19,

12:30–2:30 p.m.

 

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A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE VISUAL ARTISTS OF BC

 

Ferry Building Gallery

1414 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, February 20, 

7–9 p.m.

Course #: 68998

Cost: $15

 

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INTEGRATING VISUAL ELEMENTS IN DRAWING AND PAINTING WITH RICK MCDIARMID

 

Music Box 

1564 Argyle Avenue

February 22 & 23,

9:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

Cost: $218.75 non-NSAG members / $175 NSAG members 

 

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WORD WHIPS NORTH SHORE EDITION

 

Silk Purse Arts Centre

1570 Argyle Avenue

Tuesday, February 25,

7–9 p.m.

Cost: $5

 

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ULTIMATE TRAVELLER: IMPRESSIONS OF INDONESIA

 

Ferry Building Gallery

1414 Argyle Avenue

Wednesday,

February 26, 7–9 p.m.

Course #: 69044

Cost: $15

 

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TOUR: ART IN SACRED SPACES

 

Ferry Building Gallery

1414 Argyle Avenue

Thursday, February 27,

10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Course #: 68999

Cost: $45

 

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WVAM! DROP-IN FAMILY ART PROJECT

 

West Vancouver Art Museum

680 17th Street

Saturday, February 29,

12–4 p.m.

 

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WEEKEND WORKSHOP: SKIES UNLIMITED!

 

Music Box 

1564 Argyle Avenue

March 14 & 15,

10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Activity #: 59934

Cost: $210

 

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News & Updates

 


 

 

CALL FOR ARTISTS – WEST VANCOUVER COMMUNITY ARTS COUNCIL

 

The West Vancouver Community Arts Council invites established and emerging artists to submit one work of art to the annual open invitation exhibition, SPECTRUM, interpreting the theme "A Cultural Conversation on Climate Change".

 

How to submit:

Arrive at the Silk Purse Arts Centre on Saturday, February 15 from 1–2 p.m. with one work of art.

 

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CALL FOR ARTISTS – COMMUNITY ART PROJECT

 

West Vancouver Community Arts Council invites expressions of interest from artists and artist teams for a 3D collaborative community art project to be realized during the First Thursdays Art Walk this summer.

 

Deadline: Monday, March 2 by 4 p.m.

 

More information 

 


 

 

 

NORTH SHORE CULTURE MAP


Organizations from arts, culture, heritage, government, First Nations, business and tourism across the North Shore have been developing the North Shore Culture Map–a free, dynamic online map intended as a practical resource for residents, tourists, local organizations, urban planners and developers.

 

To support the promotion of arts and culture on the North Shore, You Are Here calendars are available for $20 at participating locations.


The map is slated for official launch in March 2020.

 


 

 

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Send your West Vancouver events information to arts@westvancouver.ca.

 



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