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.

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Pictured at right:

Venice by Yared Nigussu

Oil on canvas, 48″ x 58″

Included in this Newsletter:

 

YARED NIGUSSU

Yared Nigussu Times Square II Oil on canvas 48x48 The Avenue Gallery Canadian contemporary art Victoria BC

Times Square II
Oil on canvas  48 x 48
$5050

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.


Sandra Dolph Large Cedar Lidded Vessel 11 x 8 x 7.5 The Avenue Gallery Canadian contemporary art Victoria BC
Cedar Covered Vessel
Ceramic  11 x 8 x 7.5
$550
“There is an emptiness inside a pot that will hold everything.  Empty, it receives and fills up with who I am.”  – Sandra Dolph

HK + NP Studio Infinity Earrings in Matte Finish The Avenue Gallery Victoria BC Canadian contemporary art
Infinity Series Earrings
Sterling Silver (available in matte or mirror finish)
$350
“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

Pavel Barta Show Time bronze The Avenue Gallery Victoria BC Canadian contemporary art
Show Time
Bronze  10 x 7 x 6
$2200
Pavel’s modernist, bronze whale imbues an understated elegance.

To Begin Again 36 x 36 $2280
To Begin Again
Oil on canvas  36 x 36
$2280
Bold and bright, Kimberly’s lively bouquet is the perfect invitation for springtime.

John Charnetski Green Vase with Textured Circles Raku The Avenue Gallery Victoria BC Canadian contemporary art
Dark Green Vase with Textured Circles
Raku  14.5″ high
$595
Masterfully executed, John’s sculptural raku vessels exude an organic, unique quality.

Veronica Stewart 22k gold cuff with oregon sunstone The Avenue Gallery Canadian contemporary art Victoria BC
Crocheted Gold Cuff with Oregon Sunstone
22k & 10k gold; sunstone
$1450
Elegant yet wearable, Veronica’s jewellery breathes with timeless beauty.

Tanya Bone London Farm Oil on Linen 9x12 The Avenue Gallery Victoria BC Canadian contemporary art
London Farm
Oil on linen  9 x 12
$1200
Tanya has a magical way of capturing the atmosphere of rugged farm life with her painterly style.

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Fringe Festival Necklace
Sterling Silver; Leather
$2250
Playful and bold, Lindsay’s jewellery balances the line between fashion and art.

Linda Freedman Katz COMPOSE Bracelet Argentium Silver The Avenue Gallery Canadian contemporary art Victoria BC
Composé Bracelet
Argentium Silver & Bronze
$395
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 or Facebook page!

 

Sincerely,
Heather, Catherine, Kathleen & Amber