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5714 Medusa St.
Sechelt, V0N 3A3
604-885-5412 sunshinecoastartscouncil.com

February 2020

ARTESIA COFFEE HOUSE

February 28 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm | Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt
$10 – $15

This month featuring Bradley Wells, instrumental acoustic guitar followed by 'Bits of String' with the family of Kaia Nielsen, vocals / acoustic bass; Mari Nielsen, vocals / violin and Mark Lebbell, vocals / guitar. After the break, poet Shelley Harrison Rae will read followed by Sh-Boom with Mike Weber, Colin Mailey, Boyd Norman and introducing their newest singer, Ron Leclerc joined by Sacha Fassaert, guitar and Barry Taylor, drums and special guest Maddy Weber. Slide show of past performers and…

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March 2020

Professional Development: Writing About Your Work

March 5 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt
Free

This FREE workshop covers the essential skill that every artist needs of writing about artworks. Whether applying for funds, making a submission, or putting together a catalogue, artists need to be able to write concisely to engage the reader. Pre-registration is recommended.

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An evening with “Dear Evelyn”‘s author Kathy Page

March 7 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 pm | Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt

Literary Readings on the Coast presents Kathy Page, author of eight novels and shorts story collections, including "Dear Evelyn"winner of the 2018 Rogers Writers’ Trust Award for Fiction, about a seventy-year marriage between incompatible partners. The UK Guardian describes it as “a love story, a coming-of-age story, and a brilliantly evocative sketch of Britain in the 20th century.” This literary event is sponsored by the Sunshine Coast Arts Council. Admission by donation.

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Reading Series: Kathy Page

March 7 @ 7:30 pm | Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt

British and Canadian author Kathy Page has written seven novels as well as short fiction and nonfiction.  Her works have been shortlisted for major awards, and her most recent novel, Dear Evelyn, won the Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize in 2018.  One reviewer says of it: “. . . Kathy Page has created a poignant literary work of art.  The result is a timeless page-turning masterpiece.”  Another warns: “. . . you will never look at your partner the same…

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Artist Exhibition: Mehran Modarres Sadeghi

March 12 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until April 12, 2020

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, happening 5 times

| Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt
Free

to April 12, 2020 Iranian artist, Mehran Modarres Sadeghi, presents two series of works: Thread and Ma Miaeem va Miravim (We Come and Go). Both series speak to her life in Iran. Come view this important exhibition about Iranian art and culture. Opening Reception: Sunday, March 15, 2-4 Meet the Artist: Sunday, March 22, 2-4

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Film Series: The Price of Everything

March 15 @ 10:30 am | Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt
$10

By donation ($10) At the Sunshine Coast Arts Centre "Nathaniel Kahn’s brilliant and captivating documentary, The Price of Everything, about how the art world got converted into a money market, is shrewd enough to know that the answer is both." A provocative glimpse into another facet of the art world, this film is not to be missed.

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Dry Point Etching Workshop

March 22 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm | Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt

This is a beginners level printmaking class so no experience is required. Participants will learn to create an edition of prints from a plexiglass plate. All materials will be provided. The fee will be $95.00. Class size is limited to 12 people. To register message me at kevin_mcevoy@hotmail.com

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April 2020

Reading Series: Alicia Elliott

April 4 @ 7:30 pm | Sunshine Coast Arts Centre, Sechelt

Alicia is a Tuscarora writer living in Brantford, Ontario.  With her essay A Mind Spread Out On The Ground she made her mark as an author, and in 2018 won the ABC Taylor Emerging Writer Award.  In 2019 her first collection of essays, bearing the title of that first essay, appeared and was shortlisted for the Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Award for Nonfiction.  A review describes it as: “A bold and profound meditation on trauma, legacy, oppression and racism in…

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