Lyle Wilson Artist Talk
Focus on three-dimensional works
Thursday, July 25, 2013
Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art
639 Hornby Street, Vancouver
Program included with Gallery Admission
Join featured Haisla artist Lyle Wilson who will share his personal insights and approach to Northwest Coast art and design. This talk will focus on his three-dimensional works, including: masks, frontlets, boxes and model totem poles. Don't miss this opportunity to connect with one of the foremost artists working today.
Paint: The Painted Works of Lyle Wilson
The first major exhibition of paintings by Vancouver-based Haisla artist, Lyle Wilson, revealing his evolving artistic vision and celebrating his accomplishments as a painter. Created over a period of 20 years, this collection of 58 works shows remarkable detail in execution, and reflects narrative themes and personal stories.
An exhibition catalogue is also available for sale in the Gallery Gift Shop.
Exhibition runs through September 15, 2013
The presentation of Paint at the Bill Reid Gallery would not have been possible without the generous support of the Deux Mille Foundation, The Mary and Gordon Christopher Family Foundation, Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia, and The Listel Hotel.
We also gratefully acknowledge the support of the following organizations for their respective contributions to the creation of this exhibition and accompanying catalogue:
Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Arts Council, Canada Council for the Arts, The Haisla Nation Council (HNC), Michael O'Brian Family Foundation and the Audain Foundation for the Visual Arts.