“Photographing Lake Country” A new exhibition in the FINA gallery at UBCO

The Lake Country Art Gallery is proud to present  “Photographing Lake Country” a new exhibition resulting from The Lake Country Art Gallery’s first ever summer camp! The Lake Country Art Gallery’s summer camp consisted of young residents of Lake Country ranging from seven to thirteen years old. The kids were set loose in the community in a series of facilitated photo-field trips in and around Lake Country. These field trips allowed the... Read More

“Photographing Lake Country” PHOTO CAMP

The Lake Country Art Gallery is pleased to be offering a very special summer camp for youth this July called: “Photographing Lake Country”. The week-long camp is open for youth between the ages of 8 and 14 and commences July 9th. Camp hours are from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Participants will receive instruction on the basics of photography and other associated mediums, in between different field trips to explore diverse sections of the... 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

Lake Country ArtWalk – an art event not to be missed!

Recently oook contributors Heather Leier and Katie Brennan teamed up to get a better look at the 17th Annual Art Walk in Lake Country. Heather: Having never been to ArtWalk myself, it is my sole mission to do so on September 11th. Every year, thousands of people descend upon Lake Country to take in, from what I hear, is a not to miss gathering of local and regional visual artists. For just a toonie, viewers are able to explore the Lake Country Community... Read More