November 4, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - December 9, 2017 @ 4:00 pm
* Deerlake Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Sunday from 12pm - 4pm / Fridays - 12 - 6pm
Exhibition Title: Worlds of Wonder
Exhibition Date: November 4th – December 9th
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 4th @ 12pm
Featured Artists: Nancie Green, Lynne Taylor Fahnestalk
Media: Metal Sculpture and Digital Art
Worlds of Wonder is an exhibition that will be held at the Deer Lake Art Gallery featuring the works of Nancie Green, Lynne Fahnestalk. Worlds of Wonder is hosted and organized by the Burnaby Arts Council. The Exhibition will open on November 2nd and will run until Decmeber 9th, 2017.
Fahnestalk is a professional illustrator and cartoonist who started making robot sculptures from up-cycled metal objects. Her cartooning background paved the way for her robot obsession. No welding or gluing is involved; nuts, bolts, screws and washers hold them together. The original character of each element remains untouched adding tot the humoristic character of each piece. Fahnestalk is a two-time recipient of the prestigious Canadian Prix Aurora Award for Artistic Achievement and has shown her work in galleries and at major science fiction convention art shows where she has received numerous awards. Lynne lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Green is a 3rd Generation Vancouverite who has been involved with and surrounded by art her whole life. After discovering photography and computer manipulation of photos as well as the digital medium she was hooked and has since created endless robots as well as dramatic otherworldly imagery. The artist and the technician merge to go beyond the boundaries of the real and take us to a place where dreams materialize into artwork.
Please join us at the Deer Lake Gallery for the OPENING RECEPTION of Worlds of Wonder on Saturday, November 4th @ 12 pm
The Deer Lake Gallery is located near the beautiful Deer Lake Park 6584 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby, BC. 604-298-7322 firstname.lastname@example.org Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Saturday 12 to 4 pm www.burnabyartscouncil.org, FREE admission & parking.
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