UVAC's gift shop catalogue
Items can be purchased at the Legacy Art Gallery, 630 Yates Street.
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3 Faces of Vancouver Island, by Richard Hunt, 2004
A limited edition print, size 14 3/4" x 22", of Richard Hunt's 3 Faces of Vancouver Island.
A Woman's Place
Art and the Role of Women in the Cultural Formation of Victoria, BC 1850s-1920s.
Celebration of a Friendship (1997)
Describes the Gala Benefit Concert and Exhibition of Recent Landscape Paintings; artistic expressions of two friends, Myfanwy Pavelic and Yehudi Menuhin.
Changing Hands: British Watercolours of the 18th & 19th Century
A history of British watercolour represented by the collection of University of Victoria professor and donor Dr. Sydney Wayne Jackman.
China and Beyond: The Legacy of a Culture (2002)
Provides a historical context for such familiar features of contemporary life as the Happy Buddha and Dragon Boat races, also exploring the influence of Chinese exports on cultures in East Asia, Southeast Asia, the Middle East, and Europe.
Convergence/Divergence: Landscape and Identity on the West Coast (2011)
A catalogue demonstrating the hope that artists' perspectives on this wonderful part of the world resonate with–and influence–the ways in which you experience special places in British Columbia.
A catalogue for an exhibition that explored the phenomenon of what many claim to be Canada's most powerful and creative aboriginal artist, Norval Morrisseau.
Dinner with Jane Austen
An exhibition essay, drawn from the life and works of Jane Austen, providing social, moral, aesthetic, and economic context for the featured sterling silver pieces, from eighteenth and early nineteenth century England.
Enduring Threads: Ecclesiastical Textiles of St. John the Divine Church: Yale, BC
A unique look into the history of Victorian and Edwardian church needlework through the documentation of a collection of church linens.
In Her Own Words (2011)
Selected works and words by Emily Carr, Myfanwy Pavelic and Katharine Maltwood.
Katharine Emma Maltwood: Artist 1878–1961
A monograph from an exhibition exploring the social and artistic context of Katharine Maltwood’s work.
K'ulu'ta and the Professor: the Friendship of Henry Hunt and Peter Smart (2011)
A catalogue from the exhibition featuring the friendship of Henry Hunt and Peter Smart.
Max's Birthday, by Myfanwy Pavelic
A limited edition print, size 24" x 17 1/2", of Myfanwy Pavelic's Max's Birthday.
A look into the art and history of a generation of studio artists in old town Victoria.
Rebels and Realists
This exhibition marked the Victoria Sketch Club's existence as the longest-running Canadian arts group west of Ontario and provided the opportunity to honour a range of personalities and artistic contributions.
An essay revealing Japanese Canadian photographers in Cumberland, Vancouver, and New Westminster whose pre-1942 work has survived.
The British Columbia Parliament Buildings (1979)
An engaging historical narrative and penetrating architectural study of the British Columbia Parliament Buildings, including illustrations with original plans and drawings, rare archival photographs, and full colour photos.
The Collections at 50: Building the University of Victoria Art Collections (2012)
A retrospective look at the University of Victoria Art Collections as it celebrates its 50th year. In conjunction with the University of Victoria 50th Anniversary celebrations.
The Poetics of West Coast Modernism in West Vancouver
A catalogue for an exhibition that aimed for the realization of an idea to exhibit architecture as art. A selected representation of buildings and architects in West Vancouver.
The Williams Legacy: Contemporary Art of the Pacific Northwest (2003)
The catalogue for an exhibition that provided a fascinating first glimpse of the extensive art collection bequeathed to the University of Victoria by the late Michael Collard Williams.
Transformation: A Retrospective (2012)
An exhibition catalogue featuring the works and writings by established artist, poet and actor Duncan Regehr.
Victoria Modern: An Introduction (2005)
An investigation of postwar architecture and design on southern Vancouver Island.
Victoria Modern 2: From a Modern Time (2009)
A catalogue featuring photographs from a collection of 1000 prints and negatives by Hubert Norbury, an experienced navy photographer who turned to architectural photography.
Victoria Modern 3: The Emergence of Architectural Modernism II (2011)
A catalogue which focuses on a much underappreciated period in Victoria's history, demonstrating how it was a period of prosperity and growth.
World Tea Party
A window into the different cultural traditions that inspire our daily lives with the promise of creating a shared moment of interaction and enjoyment in the simple act of meeting for tea.