The Crossing Bridges Outreach Exhibition celebrates the healing power of art and the community that has created it. This exhibition truly affirms that “Art Changes Lives.”
The Kamloops Arts Council’s Crossing Bridges Arts Outreach provides interactive visual arts workshops to children, youth and adults facing challenges. Since 2013, our artists have delivered workshops to various social service agencies, including the Kamloops Brain Injury Association, New Life Community, the Chris Continue reading Art Changes Lives: 2017 Crossing Bridges Outreach Exhibition
May 20th, 21st & 22nd
9:30 am to 5:00 pm
(Last admission at 4:30 pm)
Featuring Safari Jeff!
The BC Wildlife Park is thrilled to welcome back the exciting, educational program hosted by Safari Jeff.
Continue reading Victoria Day Weekend at BC Wildlife Park
On Thursday, May 25, head to the Kamloops Art Gallery for Family Storytime followed by Baby & Me Art Exploration!
Children three and under with their parents or guardians are invited to the studio for songs, stories and puppets with Kathy from the Kamloops Library at 10:30, followed by baby-friendly art making at 11:00.
All of the art materials are safe for small children who want to put Continue reading Family Storytime + Baby & Me Art Exploration
The Kamloops Art Gallery is pleased to announce that the Province of British Columbia has declared May 14 to 21, 2017 BC Museums Week. BC Museums Week celebrates the contributions of museums, galleries, historic sites and other related heritage organizations to BC’s communities and economy, while also raising awareness about the crucial role these institutions play in preserving and making accessible the province’s rich heritage. BC Museums Week is perfectly situated within the global museum calendar, as it includes International Museum Day on May 18. Internationally, Museum Day also works to shine light on the important role that galleries and museums play in building strong communities and encouraging respectful dialogue around complex issues.
In recognition of this week and international day of celebration, the Kamloops Art Gallery is pleased to offer free admission all week. Continue reading Celebrate Galleries & Museums – Free Admission this Week at KAG
Thursdays, 7:00 pm
May 18 // June 15
Join us on the third Thursday of the month for a guided tour of our exhibitions followed by a lively Kitchen Conversation in our studios.
Our exhibitions often explore politically- and socially-charged issues. During your visit, you may come across artworks that evoke Continue reading Kitchen Conversations: Teen Talks