Happy New Year! Our first newsletter of 2016 offers new work by gallery favourites and the opportunity to introduce an exciting, new painter, Yared Nigussu
! After earning a degree in art and education in Ethiopia, Yared
studied and worked across Europe. Known for his painterly, urban landscapes, Yared’s work has a palpable energy that is optimistic and thoughtful.
Included in this Newsletter:
Times Square II
Oil on canvas 48 x 48
Born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Yared moved to Canada in 2009 and was immediately inspired by the energy, light and urban perspective in his new home of Vancouver. He is the recipient of both the 2015 Sage Award of Social Acceptance & Great Excellence and the 2015 Bikila Professional Excellence Award.
Cedar Covered Vessel
Ceramic 11 x 8 x 7.5
“There is an emptiness inside a pot that will hold everything. Empty, it receives and fills up with who I am.” – Sandra Dolph
Infinity Series Earrings
Sterling Silver (available in matte or mirror finish)
“The Infinity series was conceived while gazing from the shoreline of English Bay in Vancouver, Canada towards the limitless horizon. The earrings are handcrafted in sterling silver and consists of a diamond shape profile that sculpturally flows to playfully mimic the infinity symbol.” – HK + NP Studio
Bronze 10 x 7 x 6
Pavel’s modernist, bronze whale imbues an understated elegance.
To Begin Again
Oil on canvas 36 x 36
Bold and bright, Kimberly’s lively bouquet is the perfect invitation for springtime.
Dark Green Vase with Textured Circles
Raku 14.5″ high
Masterfully executed, John’s sculptural raku vessels exude an organic, unique quality.
Crocheted Gold Cuff with Oregon Sunstone
22k & 10k gold; sunstone
Elegant yet wearable, Veronica’s jewellery breathes with timeless beauty.
Oil on linen 9 x 12
Tanya has a magical way of capturing the atmosphere of rugged farm life with her painterly style.
Fringe Festival Necklace
Sterling Silver; Leather
Playful and bold, Lindsay’s jewellery balances the line between fashion and art.
Argentium Silver & Bronze
Linda is passionate about creating unique and versatile pieces that the wearer will value as something exclusive and entirely their own.
We look forward to seeing you in the gallery soon, or visit us on our website
Heather, Catherine, Kathleen & Amber