2016 EXHIBITIONS

Mini Mural Exhibition and Auction
Featuring the 2015 ArtsWells Mini Murals
February 19 – March 20, 2016

Wells Community School Exhibition
Annual exhibition of the students
"In Shape"
April 21 – May 15, 2016

Lynn Stevens
Exposed: Re.ections of the Soul
May 20 - June 13, 2016
Opening Reception and Artist Talk, May 20, 7pm

William Featherston (1927 - 2009)
June 16 - July 11, 2016
Opening Reception, Friday, June 16, 7pm

Toni Onley Artists’ Project Group Show
July 15-17, 2016
Opening Friday, July 15, 7pm

Mary Mottishaw & Kit Fast
Convergence: 2 artists consider their landscape
August 26 - October 21, 2016
Opening Reception & Artist Talks, Friday, August 26, 7pm

2015 Exhibitions

Mini Mural Exhibition and Auction
Featuring the 2014 ArtsWells Mini Murals
February 21 – March 20, 2015

Wells Community School Exhibition
Annual exhibition of the students
from the Wells Elementary School
April 2 – May 1, 2015

Lindsay Kay Read with Jenn Johnson
New Way Home
May 22- June 14, 2015
Closing Reception and Artist Talks, June 12, 7pm

Raina Enss
Continuum
June 19-July 12, 2015
Opening & Artists Talk Friday June 19, at 7pm

Toni Onley Artists’ Project Group Show
July 17-19, 2015
Opening Friday, July 17, 7pm

Collection for the CAWS: IMA FUNDRAISING ART AUCTION                          
Selected work from the IMA Collection for Auction
July 24- August 20, 2015 – Opening Friday July 24, 7pm

Robert Keziere & Jean E. Spear
August 28- September 25, 2015
Opening Friday, August 28, 7pm

 

2014 Exhibitions

Mini Mural Exhibition and Auction
Featuring the 2013 ArtsWells Mini Murals
February 16 – March 20, 2014

Wells Community School Exhibition
Annual exhibition of the students
from the Wells Elementary School
April 10 – May 10, 2014

Thomas Drasdauskis
Photography
May 16 – June 15, 2014
Opening and Artist Talk Friday, May 16, 7pm

Caroline Anders
Binary
June 20 – July 13, 2014
Opening & Artist Talk Friday, June 20, 7pm

Toni Onley Artists’ Project Group Show
July 18 – 20, 2014
Opening Friday, July 18, 7pm

ArtsWells Journal Project
Created by Paula Scott
July 25 -August 10, 2014

Robin Edgar Haworth & Tahirih C. Goffic
August 14 – September 28, 2014
Opening Thursday, August 14, 7pm

 

2013 Exhibitions

Mini Mural Exhibition and Auction
Featuring the 2012 ArtsWells Mini Murals
February 22nd – March 22nd, 2013
Opening Friday, February 22 – 7pm (Plus IMA AGM and Coffeehouse)

Wells Barkerville School Exhibition
Annual Exhibition of the students from the Wells School
April 12 – May 12th, 2013

Lee-Anne Chisholm
“The Tactility of Grace”
May 17th – June 9th, 2013
Opening & Artist Talk Friday, May 17th, 7pm

Corey Hardeman
“Meanwhile”
June 14th – July 16th, 2013
Opening & Artist Talk Friday, June 14th, 7pm

theY: confluence & congregation
Group Show – Curated by David Jacob Harder & Julie Fowler
July 19th – August 11th, 2013
Opening Friday, July 19th, 7pm
theY – Call for Submissions

Shirley Babcock
In Spirit of the Ancestors
August 16th – September 22nd, 2013
Opening Friday, August 23rd, 7pm

 

2012 Exhibitions

ArtsFest Touring Exhibition
February 10 – 27, 2012
Opening TBA

Mini Mural Exhibition and Auction
Featuring the ArtsWells Mini Murals
March 9th – April 9th, 2012
Opening Friday, March 9th 7pm

Wells Barkerville School Exhibition
Annual Exhibition of the students from the Wells School
April 12 – May 6th, 2012

Judy Crannis
“Taking the Expectation out of the Equation” An Exhibiton of Quilts
May 11th – June 11th, 2012
Opening and Artist Talk Friday, May 11th, 7pm

Betty Kovacic
Mixed Media Paintings
June 15th – July 16th, 2012
Opening & Artist Talk Friday, June 15th, 7pm

2 Pro:gress – Reflections on “progress” in light of the Northern Gateway Pipeline
Guest Curator of the Station House Gallery, Beth Holden
July 20th – August 20th, 2012
Opening Friday, July 20th, 7pm
submissions being accepted until June 1.

Canadian Printmakers: The Zucchiatti Donation
Works, including Jack Shadbolt, Toni Onley and Bill Featherston
from the newly donated collection of prints from Dr. Zucchiatti
August 24th – September 24th, 2012
Opening Friday, August 24th, 7pm

2011 Exhibitions

Mini Mural Exhibition and Auction
Featuring the ArtsWells Mini Murals
March 18th – April 17th, 2011
Opening Friday, March 18th 7pm

Wells Barkerville School Exhibition
Annual Exhibition of the students from the Wells School
April 21st – May 8th, 2011
Opening April 21st, Time TBA

Annerose Georgeson and Barbara Scholz
More drive by lanscapes
May 13th – June 12th, 2011
Opening and Artist Talks Friday, May 13th, 7pm

Claire Kujundzic
Interior conditions
June 17th – July 10th, 2011
Opening & Artist Talk Friday, June 17th, 7pm

RIPE: Ten Years of the Toni Onley Artists’ Project
Featuring the work of artists and mentors of the Artists’ Project
July 15th – August 7th, 2011
Opening Friday, July 15th, 7pm

Toys in the Attic, Beasts in the Basement
Melanie Desjardines, Maureen Hamilton, Elaine Kerr & Heather Kostovich
August 12th – September 11th, 2011
Opening Friday, August 12th, 7pm

2010 Exhibitions

Wells Barkerville School Exhibition
Annual Exhibition of the students from the Wells School
March 5th- April 4th, 2010
Opening March 5th 7pm

Caroline Anders
Cities
April 9th – May 10, 2010
Opening – April 9th 7pm

Carin Covin and Joanne Gervais
Retro-Geographies
May 14 – June 13, 2010
Opening & Artist Talks – May 14, 7pm
Download the Poster for this exhibition

Perry Rath
Eventual Synthesis
June 18th – July 11th
Opening & Artist Talk – June 18, 7pm

Mail Art Olympix
Self-Portraits, Artist Stamps, Artist Manifestos
Over 350 participating Artists from 46 countires
July 16 – August 8, 2010
Opening – July 16, 7pm

Glenn Clark
In Search of the Picturesque
August 13th – September 12th, 2010
Opening & Artist Talk – August 13, 7pm

2009 Exhibitions

Wells Barkerville School Exhibition
Annual Exhibition of the Young People from the Wells School
March 13 – April 12, 2009
Opening – TBA

Lindsay Read and Corey Hardeman
Naturally: A Portrait of Cariboo Flora and Fauna
April 17 – May 10, 2009
Opening – April 17, 7pm

Joan Ramsey Harker
A World Between the River and the Road
May 15 – June 14, 2009
Opening – Friday, May 15, 7pm

Linda Frimer
Wells: In My Art, In My Heart, In My Soul
June 19 – July 12, 2009
Opening – TBA

Legacy: Artists Helping Artists
IMA Fundraising Exhibtion and Auction
Featuring the works of artists in support of Island Mountain Arts
Works will be auctioned off after the exhibition.
Leave your bid at IMA or do it online through
Doug Levis Fine Auctions www.levisauctions.com
July 17 – August 8, 2009
Opening – Friday, July 17, 7pm

Katie Brennan
Surround
August 14 – September 13, 2009
Opening – Friday, August 14, 7pm

2008 Exhibitions

Wells/Barkerville School Show
Annual show of the Wells School Children
April 17- May 14
Opening & Artists’ Talk – April 17, 1pm

Where Do I Come From? Images From Poland
Photography from Quesnel artist, Beata Polanska
May 16 – June 16
Opening & Artist Talk – May 16, 7pm

ELVIS: Sun Records & Texaco Stadiums
Elvis lives on through a series of portraits & poetry by
painter, Patricia Sellmer & writer, Alexander Forbes.
June 20 – July 14
Opening & Artist Talk – June 20, 7pm

Cariboo Cowboy
Paintings by renowned Cariboo artsit & member of the
Cowboy Hall of Fame, Sonia Cornwall (1919 – 2006)
Download Catalogue
July 18 – August 11
Opening & Curator Talk- July 18, 7pm

Flow
Multi-media installation by Merritt artist Evelyn Armstrong
August 15 – September 30
Opening & Artist Talk – August 15, 7pm

Wells Works
Exhibition of the Artists of Wells
December 20 – February 28
Opening – December 20, 7pm

2007 Exhibitions

Wells/Barkerville School Show
Annual show of the Wells School Children
April 17- May 14
Opening & Artists’ Talk – April 17, 1pm

Inside the Studio
Toni Onley
Courtesy of the Art Gallery of the South Okanagan, Guest Curator Paul Crawford
May 20 – June 18
Opening & Curator Talk – May 20, 7pm

In Search of Patterned Landscapes
Watercolour and oil paintings by Michael Kluckner
June 22 – July 17
Opening – June 22, 7pm
Artist Talk – July 14, 7pm

30 x 30 Fundraising Exhibition
Featuring 30 works by 30 artists in celebration of IMA’s 30th Anniversary
Works will be auctioned off after the exhibition.
Leave your bid at IMA or do it online through
Doug Levis Fine Auctions www.levisauctions.com
July 20 – August 13
Opening – July 20, 7pm

Two Generations of Wells Artists
Works by Anne MacAlister Johnson & Elizabeth Holmes
August 17 – September 30
Opening & Artist Talk – Aug 17, 7pm