A FREE week-long video art exhibition, Luminocity showcases video  projects by artists from across the country in unexpected public spaces throughout the downtown core of Kamloops and is presented every two years.Luminocity is coming to Kamloops audiences again this fall, October 12 to 20.

As an off-site Kamloops Art Gallery initiative, Luminocity embraces new creative concepts and modes of expression in the media arts field and brings recent video projects previously shown primarily in gallery settings to the outdoors.

Inspired by popular public art events such as Nuit Blanche that take over major cities like Toronto and Montréal, Luminocity transforms


Experimentation Station

Saturday, June 23, 2018

1:00pm to 4:00 pm

All ages, $5 // FREE for youth aged 14-21

Kamloops Art Gallery invites you to an art party! Kick off your summer with an afternoon of art making, live music and serious snacking!

Enjoy a specialty mocktail while experimenting with flavour pairings at our popcorn bar. Try your hand at miniature screen printing, make your own buttons, learn how to make a zine using only one piece of paper and experiment with Sumi Ink drawing.

We will also be celebrating the launch of our new summer internship

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Queer Storytelling through Stop-Motion Animation

Queer Storytelling through Stop-Motion Animation with Kerri Flannigan

Friday, March 16

3:30 to 5:00 pm

Ages 14+, FREE

Saturday, March 17

1:00 to 4:00pm

Ages 14+, FREE

Join us in our studios with Victoria-based artist Kerri Flannigan for a Queer Storytelling through Stop-Motion Animation workshop.

Participants in this two-part workshop will explore using short stop-motion animation as a way of sharing personal experiences from queer perspectives.

On Friday, March 16, participants will learn about different ways of telling stories through art and engage in activities that explore themes of how our intersectional identities (such as race, age, gender and sexuality) impact how we experience different places.

The second part of the workshop, on Saturday, March 17, will focus on the creation of a short stop-motion animation based on the

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Family Art Saturday

Family Art Saturday 

Saturday, November 18

1:00 to 3:00 pm

All ages
$5 per family // FREE for members

Join us for a fun afternoon of mini-tours and hands-on art making activities inspired by our exhibitions.

This month, we explore the art work of Manitoba-based glass artist Ione Thorkelsson. On our mini-tours, we will look closely at her cast-

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Made in Kamloops: Young Artists’ Residency Program

Thursdays, 3:30 to 5:00 pm

November 2, 2017 to June 28, 2018

Ages 17 to 21



Made in Kamloops is a new program offered by the Kamloops Art Gallery designed to create links between youth and the contemporary art world.

Through Made in Kamloops, participants will learn to work collaboratively with their peers, their educators/mentors and

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