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The current art exhibit at the Rollin Art Centre features local artists. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

ARTS AROUND: Port Alberni artists showcase original artwork

The exhibit runs at the Rollin Art Centre until Nov. 5

 

Some of the local artwork on display at the Rollin Art Centre. (ELENA RARDON / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)

ARTS AROUND: Local artists featured at Port Alberni’s Rollin Art Centre

New exhibit showcases what artists have been up to during the pandemic

  • Oct 6, 2021

 

Artist Connie Chaplin will be demonstrating eco printing/dyeing and indigo shibori dyeing at the Rollin Art Centre in October. (SUBMITTED PHOTOS)

ARTS AROUND: Port Alberni workshops teach fabric dyeing techniques

Connie Chaplin, from Saskatchewan, will be the featured guest artist for two fall workshops

  • Sep 22, 2021

 

A painting titled “Floral Explorer” by Katerina Meglic. (SUSAN QUINN / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)

ARTS AROUND: Rollin Art Centre seeks artists for invitational exhibit

The exhibit will showcase what you have created during the pandemic

  • Sep 15, 2021
A painting titled “Floral Explorer” by Katerina Meglic. (SUSAN QUINN / ALBERNI VALLEY NEWS)
A painting titled “Quiet Stream” by Cynthia Bonesky. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

Fall exhibit opens at Port Alberni’s DRAW Gallery

Work from the ninth annual Alberni Valley Paint Out will be on display

A painting titled “Quiet Stream” by Cynthia Bonesky. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
A painting by Katerina Meglic, the newest artist on display at the Rollin Art Centre. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

ARTS AROUND: Rollin Art Centre re-opens with new fall exhibit

Gallery accepting applications from artists for October exhibit

  • Sep 8, 2021
A painting by Katerina Meglic, the newest artist on display at the Rollin Art Centre. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
Denman Island artist Katerina Meglic will have her artwork on display in Port Alberni starting Sept. 7. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

ARTS AROUND: Rollin Art Centre to re-open Sept. 7 with new exhibit

Katerina Meglic is a Denman Island artist

  • Aug 28, 2021
Denman Island artist Katerina Meglic will have her artwork on display in Port Alberni starting Sept. 7. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
The Rollin Art Centre in Port Alberni is located at the corner of Eighth Avenue and Argyle Street. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

ARTS AROUND: Rollin Art Centre hosts one last summer art camp for kids

Community Arts Council looking for artists for invitational

  • Aug 11, 2021
The Rollin Art Centre in Port Alberni is located at the corner of Eighth Avenue and Argyle Street. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
A painting by Port Alberni artist Ann McIvor. McIvor’s work is currently on display at the Rollin Art Centre. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

ARTS AROUND: Rollin Art Centre seeks artists for October exhibition

Local artists are invited to submit up to three pieces

  • Aug 4, 2021
A painting by Port Alberni artist Ann McIvor. McIvor’s work is currently on display at the Rollin Art Centre. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
Dennis Olsen and Guy Langlois perform on stage at the Rollin Art Centre during Days with the Arts in 2018. ELENA RARDON PHOTO

ARTS AROUND: Tea on the Terrace returns to Rollin Art Centre

Guest musicians Dennis Olsen and Guy Langlois will perform

Dennis Olsen and Guy Langlois perform on stage at the Rollin Art Centre during Days with the Arts in 2018. ELENA RARDON PHOTO
A piece of floral artwork by Susan Schaefer. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

ARTS AROUND: Explore florals in summer painting workshop at Rollin Art Centre

Port Alberni art gallery looking for submissions from local artists

  • Jul 21, 2021
A piece of floral artwork by Susan Schaefer. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
“On Alert” by Shannon McWhinney is one piece of art you can find on display at DRAW Gallery during their summer group exhibit. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

Summer art exhibit opens at DRAW Gallery in Port Alberni

Due to COVID-19, the gallery is open by appointment only

“On Alert” by Shannon McWhinney is one piece of art you can find on display at DRAW Gallery during their summer group exhibit. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
The Rollin Art Centre’s Giant Book Sale is a major fundraiser for the art gallery and a favourite for bibliophiles looking for good deals. (NEWS FILE PHOTO)

ARTS AROUND: Giant book sale arrives in Port Alberni this weekend

Book sale is an annual fundraiser for the Community Arts Council

  • Jul 14, 2021
The Rollin Art Centre’s Giant Book Sale is a major fundraiser for the art gallery and a favourite for bibliophiles looking for good deals. (NEWS FILE PHOTO)
A painting by Susan Schaefer. Schaefer will host a painting workshop at the Rollin Art Centre on July 24, 2021. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
A painting by Susan Schaefer. Schaefer will host a painting workshop at the Rollin Art Centre on July 24, 2021. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
Mosaic kits are available at the Rollin Art Centre. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
Mosaic kits are available at the Rollin Art Centre. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
The Rollin Art Centre wants to hold an Art in the Garden event on June 26, 2021. (NEWS FILE PHOTO)

ARTS AROUND: Rollin Art Centre looking for artists to display in the garden

Art gallery in Port Alberni prepares for summer children’s programming

  • Jun 23, 2021
The Rollin Art Centre wants to hold an Art in the Garden event on June 26, 2021. (NEWS FILE PHOTO)
The Rollin Art Centre is holding children’s art camps this summer. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

ARTS AROUND: Celebrate art in the garden

Rollin Art Centre will host art event on Saturday, June 26

  • Jun 16, 2021
The Rollin Art Centre is holding children’s art camps this summer. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
A painting by Sue Thomas. Thomas’ artwork will be on display at the Rollin Art Centre this summer. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

ARTS AROUND: Artists invited to take part in mural project

Tiles must be completed by July 15

  • Jun 9, 2021
A painting by Sue Thomas. Thomas’ artwork will be on display at the Rollin Art Centre this summer. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
A painting by Sue Thomas. More of Thomas’s work will be on display at the Rollin Art Centre this summer. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

ARTS AROUND: Rollin Art Centre prepares for summer camps

Current exhibit features five female Port Alberni artists

  • Jun 2, 2021
A painting by Sue Thomas. More of Thomas’s work will be on display at the Rollin Art Centre this summer. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)
A painting by Port Alberni artist Ann McIvor. (PHOTO SUBMITTED)

ARTS AROUND: Port Alberni women showcase their artwork in diverse new exhibit

‘Women’s work’ opens June 1 at the Rollin Art Centre

  • May 26, 2021
A painting by Port Alberni artist Ann McIvor. (PHOTO SUBMITTED)