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Please enjoy the last few sessions of What the Plus + open Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday 12-5PM, ending Saturday July 25, 2020

We have some exciting interactive and multimedia resources for you including a Virtual Tour of What the Plus at The Art Centre ~ Powell River Public Gallery, produced by contributing artist Sophia Sanford (click image below or here) as well as a 10-minute audio introduction for TheyDay discussion by andrea bennett, recorded on July 17, 2020.

andrea bennett

TheyDay Audio Introduction by andrea bennett below.

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Congratulations to our Summer Group Show winners, chosen randomly under supervision of the plein air group at Brew Bay Friday June 26, 2020 by Lorna Downie. 

Art Under Lockdown category

  • Ursula Medley – $50 Opus Art Supplies gift certificate
  • Amy Price – gift pack of sketchbooks and pencils
InterTidal Category 
  • Steve Grover – $50 Opus Art Supplies gift certificate
  • Meghan Hildebrand – gift pack of sketchbooks and pencils

The two galleries are permanently viewable through our Exhibitions menu or click here. You may leave or read comments at the bottom of each painting in the galleries.

Click above to visit the ‘what the plus’ web site

A reminder that the What the Plus + group art exhibition is ongoing at The Art Centre – Powell River Public Art Gallery above the library open Tues, Thurs and Sat 12-5pm until July 25th – take advantage of a live art exhibition and also an online component at with a special online live discussion and q&A called Theyday on Friday July 17th at 7pm through with local authors andrea bennett and Nola Poirier. More info here.