Atrium Gallery at City Hall

We are pleased to have rotating art exhibits in the Atrium at City Hall. This art program is supported by North Van Arts.

Current Exhibit: Where the Water Ends

Simone Guo was born in China to an artist’s family where she began her practice with Chinese brush painting in her early childhood. Guo studied visual arts and art history at the Central Academy of Fine Arts in China where she graduated with a Master’s degree in art history. She then studied at the University of Victoria and earned a Master’s degree in art history in 2004. In her early years as a young scholar Guo published books and articles in art history and art criticism, Guo now lives and works in Vancouver where she is represented by Art Beatus Gallery.

Where the Water Ends

Past Exhibits

'Superpod' by Natasha Van Netten is a collection of three-dimensional drawings representing Killer Whales, a unique group of Orcas. This installation echoes their fragility and highlights the value and importance of each individual within the group.
What will happen this summer
What Will Happen This Summer
'What Will Happen to Summer' is the newest artwork on display in the Atrium Gallery. Artist Robin Gleason explores how our relationship to summer will evolve as temperatures rise and the fire season expands and intensifies.
1991 Kyle Parent
The two pieces shown are topographical studies of important memories from Kyle Parent’s past. These memories have been merged together to form two organic shapes. While memories can be retrievable, some of the less important details can be lost over time, so as to create less structured recall.
Elective Affinities
Resin painting is a process that involves a complex layering of colours and textures to create multiple dimensions on the canvas. Resin is a two-part compound that hardens to a clear glossy finish. You can add paint to the resin or a variety of natural pigments.
Salish Sea
"Salish Sea, J35  less 1 situates us in a time where the eco-system of the  Salish Sea  is being threatened by a variety of factors, one of which  is the  highly debated Trans Mountain  pipeline project. 
Wool Weaving
Cheximiya uses traditional techniques with a modern flair on her weavings and many of her pieces are found on display at the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre (SLCC).
The Art of Caring
The Art of Caring, a pre-event to the annual gala, designed to help children understand why we need fundraising and community-minded activities. This art exhibition is the inspirations of 140 Children.
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