September 22 - October 15 2023
Culture Days is a national celebration of arts and culture. At the end of each September, millions of people attend thousands of free participatory arts and culture events across the country both in-person and online. All Culture Days events are either free or by donation!
The Sundog Festival is an immersive public experience for all ages that elevates and celebrates Arts and Culture in Greater Vernon. The VPAG will have a tent with a family friendly art activity on the Saturday, Sept 23, from 12-5pm, at Polson Park in Vernon.
On September 29 from 10-11 AM: Collage and Printmaking
This session will begin with a tour of the exhibition Illuminated Language, by Edmonton-based artist Dick Averns. This exhibition draws on multiple bodies of text-based art spanning over three decades of the artist's career. in response to the themes of the exhibition, we will be making collages and printmaking.
Join us on October 5th from 6-8 pm at the Vernon Public Art Gallery for the opening reception for Dick Averns exhibition: Illuminating Language and the Mackie Air exhibition on view from Oct 5 - Dec 20 at the VPAG. Admission is by donation, and light bites and drinks will be served.