The Drawn Festival begins


Drawn Festival kicks off tonight at the Pendulum Gallery Downtown from 7-9pm.

The opening at Pendulum Gallery / HSBC Building Lobby / 885 West Georgia Street will have some live music and cash bar.

And of course you can see Alan Storey’s Pendulum. This pic from flickr.

Also Art Beatus‘s show Line Up opens today but the official reception is Friday, July 23. Pictured: Nam Nguyen / Kickball / 2010 / Coloured Pencil, Tracing Paper, Foam Core / 34 x 24 cm

Tons of other openings on Sat. Check out the list.

More info on tonight’s opening at Pendulum Gallery:

A featured component of DRAWN 2010, this juried exhibition of 50 works takes the pulse of current drawing practice in Canada. National in scope and stylistically diverse, The Drawing Room features a dynamic range of artistic expression, and includes images created in traditional media along with innovative works that push beyond conventional definitions and categories.

Jury: John Hartman (artist), Darrin Martens (curator), Angela Grossman (artist), Monte Clark (gallery owner), Sophie Jodoin (artist), Amy Karlinsky (critic) and Lynn Ruscheinsky (art historian).