Johann Wessels

Johann Wessels is a one time fireman, history of art professor, illustrator and fine artist now living in the Okanagan Valley with his beautiful wife after spending 10 years in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. After leaving the film and TV industry, he got a grant from the Sask Arts Board and created art for a solo exhibition. He now works full time as a painter and digital illustrator and is tended to by his infamous butler Alphonsus Hoarknockle.  Read More

New Art Gallery at Ex Nihilo Winery

New art gallery Creatio at Ex Nihilo is the newest art gallery in the Okanagan Valley. Located at Ex Nihilo Vineyards, Creatio is styling itself as a world class boutique art gallery, with only originals from primarily local Okanagan artists, selected for their diversity and drama. These artists include Art Gallery Director and West Kelowna artist Julia Trops, Kelowna artists Tina Aziz-Siddiqui and Josh Ferguson, Penticton artist Johann Wessels,... Read More