The Gallery Store doubles in size to offer even more distinct and handmade items including cards, children’s activities and art supplies, along with one-of a-kind pottery, jewellery, and home accents from regional and national artists and artisans. Find unique and thoughtful gifts here to suit all tastes and budgets! Members receive a discount. Join today for yours!
Denny's, 570 Columbia Street
All ages, FREE
Join us on the last Tuesday of the month to contribute to large-scale collaborative drawings, play Surrealist drawing games and feast on Denny’s delicious treats. Kids eat free! No experience is necessary. All supplies are provided.
12 to 24, FREE
Previously known as The Graphic Novel Club, this program began as a joint initiative with the Kamloops Art Gallery and the Kamloops Library to create a collaborative public art project. Out of this has developed Logograph, a youth-directed club that meets weekly at the Gallery and Library. Led by our Teen Intern, this program offers space for creative youth to make art and generate ideas for future projects. New members are always welcome.
Paramount Theatre, 377 Victoria Street
All ages, $20+GST Adults // $15+GST Members/Students/Seniors
Join us for the screening of the World’s Best Commercials of 2015. This event has wide audience appeal and will leave you wanting to see more.
Following the screening, join us at the Gallery for a post-screening gathering where you can discuss the commercials with others. Cash bar and refreshments served.
Click here for more information on this event.
Arbour Collective provides opportunities for youth and adults to create art, learn new creative methods and exhibit or perform in the Kamloops area. By supporting work that confronts and challenges stereotypes, hidden histories and stolen voices, the Arbour Collective seeks to inspire and empower through creativity. Collective members will be working in the studios on select Thursdays. Youth and adults of all nationalities are invited to drop in to participate. No experience is necessary. All materials are provided.
Barnacle Records, 290 3rd Avenue
On select Fridays, the KAG joins Barnacle Records to offer a night of hands-on art and music making. KAG art instructors will bring P.A.T., our Portable Art Trailer, and Barnacle Records will provide turntables and mixers for amateur and pro DJs to experiment. Meld your senses and try your hand at DJing, printmaking and drawing. No experience is necessary. All materials are provided. DJs, please bring your own music.
All ages, FREE with Gallery admission
Join us on the first Saturday of the month for a guided tour of our current exhibitions. These tours are free with admission and open to all ages.
Drop in to Family Art Saturdays, a free family event that includes tours and activities in our galleries as well as innovative art workshops in our studios. Explore All membranes are porous and participate in workshops related to the exhibition.
See Studio Programs for more details.
Learn something new while enjoying your after-work drink. This month, local artist Monica McGarry will discuss the history of music posters ahead of our DIY Thursdays workshop with Lewis Jay where you can learn how to make your own. Light snacks and a cash bar will be available.
Join local musician and band poster designer Lewis Jay in our studios to learn his method of low-tech poster creation. Using a photocopier, Letraset, scissors, glue and markers, Lewis creates some of the best band posters in town--now you can too. All materials are provided, no experience is necessary.
Join us at Red Collar Brewing Co. to contribute to large-scale collaborative drawings, play Surrealist drawing games and enjoy some of Kamloops’ best local beer. No experience is necessary. All supplies are provided.
For more information about any of our events and activities, feel free to give us a call at 250-377-2400.
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