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Legacy Main Gallery

Legislature Nov. 3 to Feb. 6, 2011
Architecture and Power
With this exhibit of Canada's legislative buildings, the Quebec National Capital Commission takes you to the heart of all of Canada's capital cities.
Victoria Legislature  

Legacy Small Gallery

Pentakis Nov. 3 to Dec. 5
Pentakis: The Many Facets of Art Educators
Pentakis includes a diverse collection of paintings, photography and sculpture by art education students that will knock the socks off the old adage, “Those who can’t do, teach.”
Bennett Dec. 8 to Jan. 23, 2011
Now Here's the Deal: WAC Bennett Political Cartoons
Roy Peterson, Len Norris, Sid Barron and other well-known Canadian cartoonists are represented in this exhibit, which provides a fascinating insight into WAC Bennett and the province of British Columbia.
Roy Peterson, Bennett Country  

Maltwood Gallery at McPherson Library

Art of the Book Oct. 16 to Jan. 5, 2011
The Art of the Book '08
The University of Victoria’s McPherson Library and the Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild (CBBAG) present "The Art of the Book ’08,” a travelling exhibition of 78 works by 70 book artists from Canada, the United States and Japan.
Cathy Berg, The Lord God Made Them All  

What’s Coming Up?

Legacy Main Gallery

  Feb. 2011
Highlights from the Williams Collection

Legacy Small Gallery

  Jan. 26 to Feb. 19, 2011
Connect the Blocks
Collaborative creation, curation and community making.

Maltwood Gallery at McPherson Library

Art of the Book Jan. 11 to Feb. 16, 2011
Photographic portraits from the UVic Art Collections, featuring Frank Pimentel, Ulli Steltzer and Nina Raginsky and a selection from the University Archives and Special Collections.
Ulli Steltzer, Mr. and Mrs. Henry  

Events & Programs


Art of the Book Nov. 24 at 7:30 p.m.
The City Talks: Mapping Seattle's Gay and Lesbian History
With Michael Brown, University of Washington. Join us for The City Talks, a distinguished lecture series sponsored by the University of Victoria’s Committee for Urban Studies and held at the Legacy Art Gallery and Café. Free of charge and open to the public. More information at www.thecitytalks.ca.
legacy Nov. 25 at 3–8 p.m.
Gallery Walk


Nov. 24 at 7:10 & 9:00 p.m.
Nov. 25 at 7:10 & 9:00 p.m.
Nov. 26 at 3:00, 7:10 & 9:00 p.m.
Nov. 27 at 3:00, 7:10 & 9:00 p.m.
Winds of Heaven
Subtitled Emily Carr, Carvers, and the Spirits of the Forest, the project was to make "a filmic journey into the deep brooding mystery and inner beauty of Emily Carr's paintings—a lyrical, luminescent and entertaining impression of the life of Carr and her connection to the First Nations people of the Northwest Coast." For more information, please visit www.cinecenta.com.


Gallery Closure

While a major building renovation program is underway in University Centre, the focus of our exhibition activities will be concentrated in the Maltwood Gallery in McPherson Library (lower level) and our downtown Legacy Art Gallery and Café. The Maltwood Art Museum and Gallery will be closed until September 2011.

Become a Friend

Donors make a difference!  The newly named University of Victoria Art Collections and Galleries is building an endowment intended to support the future of the collection and its exhibition spaces.  Monies received may be used to support storage facility development, student work experience, and community based research initiatives.  If you are interested in discussing these possibilities please contact at 250-472-5619 or criedel@uvic.ca.

FRIENDS show your card for a 15% discount on food, beverages and retail items from our Gift Shop at the Maltwood and Legacy Galleries.  Receive discounts and front of line ticket privileges for specific performances at the UVic Centre Farquhar Auditorium. www.auditorium.uvic.ca.

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