ARTE funktional and Ashpa Naira Studio
9492 Houghton Rd
Hours: May 1-Oct 31: sun 10am-6pm or by appt
Located on the west side of Okanagan Lake, this contemporary art gallery, owned by artist Carolina Sanchez de Bustamante, features original art in a home and garden setting. Discover a diverse group of emerging and established Okanagan and Canadian artists in paintings, textiles, sculptures, ceramics, photography and functional art.
At Ashpa Naira Studio, two traditional South American art forms are in practice: the creation of 3-D woven tapestries and in the clay studio, sculptures. Architectural ceramics and handmade art tiles are created by the artist.
To Oct 31 ART-make pieces. A 10th Anniversary Exhibition. An exhibition of contemporary art in different medias: painting, sculpture, photography, functional art and architectural art. At the Studio, guests can view different stages of production in architectural and ceramic art projects with the visiting guest artist, Robert Bigelow on August 27.
REPRESENTING: David T. Alexander, Doug Alcock, Yuri Akuney, Robert Bigelow, Sangito Bigelow, Stephan Bircher, Amy Burkard, Carin Covin, Briar Craig, Lubos Culen, Vikki Drummond, Valerie Eibner, Leonhard Epp, Jane Everett, Luis Fuentes, Dina Gonzalez Mascaró, Gee Gee Gunter Wissmeyer, Ann Kipling, Yael Krakowski, Renita Kraubner, Lorena Krause, Mary Smith McCulloch, Marianne Meyer, Martha Moore, Noëlle Nadeau Khoo, Rhonda Neufeld and Rodney Konopaki, Lyndal Osborne, Katherine Pickering, Don Pierce, Barry Rafuse, Susan Richards, Carolina Sanchez de Bustamante, Maxwell Sterry, Heidi Thompson, Sandra de Vries.