HOURS OF OPERATION: Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 4pm

HOURS OF OPERATION: Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 4pm

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COURTYARD GALLERY
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News

Featured Artist Exhibitions

June 1st to July 3rd
Cynthia Langford

July 5th to  July 31st
Virginia Halper

August 2nd to September 4th
Al Scott

September 7th to October 9th
Karen Oliver

Featured Artist – Cynthia Langford

Cynthia’s journey as an artist began after a trip to Italy for a 10-day art workshop in 2011 amongst the rolling hills and Tuscan sun.

She is Inspired by the gifts of Mother Earth and enjoys painting the many beautiful landscapes from her travels, and the Shuswap region in which she lives.

Her current exhibition features landscapes from the shores of Lake Superior where she grew up.

MEET THE ARTIST –  June 12th, from 10am to 4 pm.

About Us

We are a gallery in Enderby, BC

Who We Are

History

In 2012 a group of local artists came together with the vision of forming an art gallery in Enderby. With some fundraising and a start-up grant of $3000 from the Enderby and District Arts Council the newly formed Enderby Artists’ Initiative opened the doors of the Courtyard Gallery in April of 2013. In 2020 the Courtyard Gallery ceased to operate under the Enderby Artists’ Initiative as a result of a merger with the Enderby and District Arts Council (EDAC) and now operates as a permanent standing committee of EDAC.

Purpose

The purpose of the Courtyard Gallery is to operate, on a nonprofit basis, an artist run gallery which provides opportunity for local artists to exhibit and sell their works.

We are an eclectic group, as you will see in our gallery. We display paintings in a variety of media; handcrafted jewelry; pottery; wood carvings; sculptures; weaving, books, and fibre art fabrics and apparel; as well as a variety of gift items.

Goals

This nonprofit, co-operative gallery aims to showcase the work of local artists and reach out to the community with workshops and exhibitions, as well as participate in local arts festivals.

EDAC

February 1, 2020 marked the official merger of the Enderby and District Arts Council with the Enderby Artists Initiative (Courtyard Gallery).

The revitalized Enderby and District Arts Council and Courtyard Gallery continue to bring to the people of Enderby and District the art experiences that they have come to expect.

EDAC has moved it’s office to Courtyard Gallery.

You can find more info about the arts council at enderbyartscouncil.ca .

Imagine & Create

Front view of courtyard at the gallery.

Click on the Courtyard image to watch the Poppy Mural being created.

Hours of operation: Tuesday to Saturday – 10am to 4pm

Thank You

We would like to thank the following people and organizations for their generosity and support in the past and present:

Artists

Artist Awards

Courtyard Gallery artist Bonnie Baker-Bacigalupo received an Honourable Mention for her painting Return of the Sockeye.
The Thompson Nicola Shuswap Chapter of the Federation of Canadian Artists Show took place from April 13th to 24th  in Kamloops.
Our member, Karen Oliver, received 2nd place in the Federation of Canadian Artists Show “Abstracted”, that took place at the Federation Gallery on Granville Island, Vancouver, February 22 to March 7, 2021. Karen’s painting was titled “Celebrating Movement”.

Gallery Committee

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Diane Larsen
Chairperson & Istallation Committee
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Virginia Halper
Office Manager & Treasurer & Installation Committee & 3D Displays
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Jo Colley
Secretary
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Howard Brown
Director & Installation Committee
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Terry Greenhough
Director & Jurying
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Betty Hubert
Director
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Al Scott
Director & Pottery Jurying
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Neil Fidler
EDAC President & Installation Committee

Gallery Members

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Bonnie Baker
Labels, Facebook, Website Liaison
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Lou Conron
Open Show
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Alice Duck
PR & Jurying
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Gail Dyer
Jurying
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Marg Froess
Scheduling & Head of Jurying
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Dawn Scott
Head of Installation Commitee
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Website
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Allison Lawrie
Artist
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Krystyna Laycraft
Artist
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Karen Nesbitt
Artist
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Nola Neilson
Artist
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Karen Oliver
Artist
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Sue Saloka
Artist
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Mike Sykes
Artist

Consignment Artists

Darkhorse Farms & Art Studio

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Patricia Doyle

Bella Vista Glass

Nancy Vince

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Clyde MacGregor

Lois McLeod

La-Verne Neufeld

Sandra Ross

About Membership

Paintings, pottery and wood carvings displayed inside gallery.

If you are interested in being part of this nonprofit, artist run gallery, please contact Diane Larsen at contact@enderbyartscouncil or download our Application Form and return it to the gallery.

 

The Courtyard Gallery supports the future Community Art Centre. Information at Enderbyartscouncil.ca

 

Hours of operation: Tuesday to Saturday 10am to 4pm

Come Visit Us

104-907 Belvedere Street, Enderby, BC, V0E 1V0