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Art Beat: This sculpture you can sit on unveiled in Gibsons

Art Beat: This sculpture you can sit on unveiled in Gibsons

Cambria Logan’s Wood Mural — constructed of reclaimed cedar and fir — is located at the foot of Mahan Road.
Beachcombers return?  An animated version of the iconic TV series is in development

Beachcombers return? An animated version of the iconic TV series is in development

The announcement was made during the 50th anniversary celebrations of the program's original broadcast, held on Oct. 1 at Molly's Reach in Gibsons.
Anthology marks Beachcombers's 50th anniversary

Anthology marks Beachcombers's 50th anniversary

Oct. 1, 2022, is the 50th anniversary of the airing of the first episode of 'The Beachcombers.' Sunshine Coast Writers and Editors Society is celebrating the anniversary with an anthology and an event at the Heritage Playhouse.
Driftwood Players's upcoming 'Timepiece' dials up family tension onstage

Driftwood Players's upcoming 'Timepiece' dials up family tension onstage

Timepiece is a slow-burning tale of aging parents and their adult children who collectively cherish and pine for independence and runs for eight performances at the Gibsons Heritage Playhouse starting Oct. 13.
Local director finds harmony in Amazon rainforest

Local director finds harmony in Amazon rainforest

'Diego Samper, a resident of Langdale for two decades who returns regularly to his birth country of Colombia, directed Wild Symphony. The 45-minute art film is the fusion of Samper’s still photography, audio recordings, and collaboration with Indigenous song keepers.'
Flora and fauna focus of Sunshine Coast Arts Centre exhibition

Flora and fauna focus of Sunshine Coast Arts Centre exhibition

Painter Claire Crawford and multidisciplinary artist Brigitte Potter-Maell exhibitions are on until Oct. 8
Art Beat: Threads of meaning run through Madeira Park

Art Beat: Threads of meaning run through Madeira Park

A showcase involving dozens of contributors opened with a public reception at Madeira Park’s FibreWorks Studio and Gallery on Sept. 17, featuring works in a medium at once familiar and surprising: paper.
How this collage artist shapes fragments into epiphanies

How this collage artist shapes fragments into epiphanies

‘It’s good to be a little bit afraid…and to have some courage to explore what’s personal’: Nadina Tandy’s show is on at the Gumboot Café in Roberts Creek until Sept. 30
'A love story in transition': Festival film portrays process of letting go

'A love story in transition': Festival film portrays process of letting go

A short film that artfully explores life with dementia will this weekend lead the reprise of a festival dedicated to literary and visual creativity Sept. 17 at the Gibsons and District Public Library at 2 p.m.
Art Beat: The Georgia Fats ride again this weekend

Art Beat: The Georgia Fats ride again this weekend

Also, Gibsons artist Elizabeth Evans has been selected by the Nature Trust of B.C. as its Artist of the Year