Aug. & Sept.
Our "Indian Summer" exhibit features artists of the Squamish Nation. We are proud to host this annual exhibition of Coast Salish art. Works include carved poles, figures, masks and plaques plus beadwork, writing, serigraph prints and more.
Right: Floyd Joseph "Wolf Dancing with the Moon"
Eagle Art Show:
ART OF THE
Naturalist Slide Presentations
Winter activities also include guided eagle walks
Detail: Carl Chaplin, "First Light"
5 ' x 7 ', acrylic on canvas.
Brackendale Winter Eagle Festival
ENTERTAINERS AND EVENTS
Over the years many of Canada's best loved performers have played at the Gallery including Alex Bruhanski, Norm Foote, Roy Forbes, Paul Hann, Dan Hill, Paul Horn, Joe Mock, Anne and Jane Mortifee, the Purcell String Quartet, Rick Scott, Tamahnous Theatre, Shari Ulrich, Gordon White, and the ever popular, Valdy!
Stone carving, tool making, and direct plaster workshops with sculptor and Capilano College instructor George Rammell have been highly successful as were many other workshops in watercolour, mask-making, oil painting, mixed media, clay and theatre arts.
At the 30 Year Anniversary Celebration Dinner, George Rammell was honoured with the prestigious Brackendale Eagle Award for Excellence. Bill Reid's right hand man on many of his major sculptures, George is a sculptor and Capilano College teacher. George is honoured for his generous support of the Gallery through workshops in tool making, stone sculpture, wood carving and plaster, sharing his immense knowledge, experience and relentless enthusiasm with groups of eager participants.
BRACKENDALE EAGLE AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE
Sun. Oct. 17, 1999: Bill Henderson, formerly of the group Chilliwack and the H in UHF with Shari Ulrich and Roy Forbes, received the Brackendale Eagle Award,
Michael Malcolm, Thor's right hand man for over 30 years, is honoured for his creative and artistic contributions to the Gallery from its conception, through years of hand drawn posters, group and one man shows, Participainting Events and much more.
Henry York Mann
The Brackendale Eagle Award for Excellence is awarded to people who have made a significant contribution to the Brackendale neighbourhood with endeavours which enrich our lives, promote the values of the community, protect the environment and encourage cultural enlightenment.