Family Sunday – Art Gallery of Greater Victoria – December 17th

The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria is honoured to welcome special guest Margriet Ruurs and the book Stepping Stones: A Refugee Family’s Journey, which features the artwork of Syrian artist Nizar Ali Badr, to its next Family Sunday:

December 17th, 2017 | 2-4 pm
Art Gallery of Greater Victoria | Emily Carr Gallery
1040 Moss Street, Victoria, BC

Meet Margriet and hear about how this book was created in a collaboration between the author on Salt Spring Island and artist in Syria. Enjoy readings from the book and a range of cool art activities inspired by it. To top things off, check out an Emily Carr inspired photo booth in the mansion!

Stepping Stones: A Refugee Family’s Journey will be available for purchase in our Gallery shop and on Dec 17 all proceeds will be donated to a Syrian refugee family coming to Salt Spring in late summer.

This program is included with admission OR you can purchase a family membership for only $75 and receive unlimited Gallery admission, Family Sundays, and discounts! Alternatively, you can enjoy this event with your Library Family Access Pass, Warm Welcome Pass for Newcomers, and/or discounted admission with your membership to one of many partner organizations (for example, RBCM and VAG).

— Art Gallery of Greater Victoria

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