July and August 2022
Cool Arts is embarking on a second fibre focused art project to bring to the forefront sustainable practices in the arts. Engaging the community to demonstrate accountability to the environment, show a coming-together through a variety of activities such as:
Artist Talks online presented by The Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art
Community Weaving at the Kelowna Art Gallery
ALTERNATOR ARTIST TALKS ONLINE
The Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art is hosting a series of online artist talks you don’t want to miss.
Alternator Chat: Twyla Exner | July 14 | 5-6 pm
Join us as we speak to Twyla Exner about giving a new purpose to abandoned electronics. <<< Register
Alternator Chat: Surviving Capitalism with Britta Fluevog | July 21 | 5-6 pm
Join us as we chat with Britta Fluevog about capitalism. <<< Register
Alternator Chat: Everett Wong | July 28 | 5-6 pm
Join us in conversation with Everett Wong as part of Weaving Together: Sustainability. <<< Register
COMMUNITY WEAVING AT THE KELOWNA ART GALLERY
SIGN UP for Community Weaving at the Kelowna Art Gallery, or drop-in between July 12 – Aug 4 ,Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1-3 and 5-7 pm. The loom is wheelchair accessible and all ages are welcome to sign up. We supply the materials and volunteers will help you get started. The Saori loom is designed to make weaving easy and fun.