Finding Art in your HeArt – Call to Artists

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CALL TO ARTISTS! ‘Finding Art in your HeArt’ Art Exhibition Shatford Centre, Penticton Exhibition Opens March 9, 2017 We are inviting all artists to be creative and find images that emerge from their heart. “If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing” — Marc Chagall – Open to … Read More

Welcome Chelsea Terry, PNCA Youth Initiative Participant

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Please welcome the third addition to our team of interns participating in the Pacific Community Networks Association (PNCA), Youth Initiative program, Chelsea Terry. She will be with us through to March 31st as a Graphic Design Intern.  Chelsea is a former Pen-Hi graduate and completed a Film and Television Program at the Art Institute of … Read More

Alfie Zappacosta in Concert at the Shatford!

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Saturday, February 4th at the Shatford Centre Alfie Zappacosta will be preforming a benefit concert for the Pen High Music Department. Doors open at 7 pm and the show starts at 8 pm. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the Shatford Centre, Pen High or at the door.

Front Street Gallery Guest Artist Betty DeRoose

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Front Street Gallery you to join us in the gallery to see new works. Paintings, prints and cards available for purchase, rent or commission from our resident artists. Front Street Gallery celebrates our current Guest Artist: Betty DeRoose, INSPIRATIONS. Betty DeRoos lives in Penticton but she has travelled the world painting in BC, USA, Mexico and … Read More

Latin Fiesta

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It’s Carnival time. Sensual melodies, syncopated rhythms and colourful instrumentation will make this concert toe-tapping fun. Principal flutist of the VSO, Christie Reside is featured in Rodrigo’s evocative Concierto Pastoral. Inspired by the youth and fire of the El Sistema program in Venezuela, we share our stage with the OSYO for Arturo Marquez’ Danzon No. … Read More

The Penticton BC Canada 150 Mosaic Mural

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Happy 150 Birthday Canada! Well, soon. In honour, and in anticipation of the event the preparation have already begun. Check out this amazing mural, painted with the 4×4 inch contributions of mini paintings by many local Penticton artists. But it doesn’t stop here, Canada 150 Mosaic is pulling together communities from all across the country. You can check … Read More

Noah Derksen & Three Valley Gap Live at the PAG

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When: Sunday January 29th, 2017 Doors at 7:30 / Showtime 8:00 p.m. Where: Penticton Art Gallery, 199 Marina Way, Penticton, BC Tickets: $10 available in advance and at the door Tickets and Information: (250) 493-2928 www.noahderksen.com www.pentictonartgallery.com Noah Derksen, born in August 1993, is a singer-songwriter originating from Winnipeg, MB, who has spent the majority … Read More

Nominations by Jan 31st for the 4th Annual Arts Awards

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The 4th Annual Penticton Arts Council’s Art Awards is being held on March 2nd at the Cleland Theatre where they will announce the winning nominees for their outstanding achievement. The arts awards serve to underline the importance of the arts in our communities, and to recognize individuals and organizations for the significant contributions and for … Read More

Alive Inside (Documentary) – 2 pm, Wednesday, January 25th

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We are very pleased that former CBC Journalist and Anchorman, Bob Nicholson, will be hosting this documentary screening of this amazing film. Plan to come and enjoy the preamble, the movie, the baked goodies and refreshments and also the talk afterwards, when everyone gets a chance to talk about their thoughts.   “A powerful testament … Read More