Category: exhibitions


William Kurelek’s The Maze UK Premiere

William Kurelek’s The Maze UK Premiere

We are thrilled to announce that this coming February, we will be bringing William Kurelek’s The Maze to London. We can hardly express how meaningful this event will be for us; our journey of completing these two films began over 40 years ago when our father travelled to London to see with his own eyes and film The Maze painting. Now we will come full circle, seeing the masterpiece ourselves while sharing Kurelek’s story with a fresh new audience across the pond. The premiere...

URBANITE – Art Gallery of Greater Victoria – August 10th – Mix | Mingle | Muse

URBANITE – Art Gallery of Greater Victoria – August 10th – Mix | Mingle | Muse

URBANITE returns for another fun & engaging evening at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, this time inspired by the non-conformist spirit of iconic Canadian painter, William Kurelek.  Advance tix on sale July 17. Note that 250 tickets are sold in advance, the remainder are available at the door. On Friday August 10th, celebrate the acclaimed exhibition William Kurelek: The Messenger, now on it’s final stop of its cross-Canada tour.  You’ll want to reserve your tickets early for this popular evening...

Showing August 16th and 17th in Greater Victoria, British Columbia

Showing August 16th and 17th in Greater Victoria, British Columbia

August 16th, 2012  7:00pm Showing at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria – as part of the exhibition William Kurelek’s | The Messenger Art Gallery of Greater Victoria 1040 Moss Street After a sellout screening in May, join us for a reprise of “William Kurelek’s The Maze.” A fascinating documentary about William Kurelek’s life as told through his paintings and dramatic on screen revelations. The screening will be followed by discussion with filmmaker Zack Young and Stephen Kurelek, the aritst’s son, who...

Showing in Greater Victoria, British Columbia

Showing in Greater Victoria, British Columbia

William Kurelek’s The Maze will be showing in Greater Victoria at the University of Victoria on May 29th. The screening is in association with the exhibit William Kurelek: The Messenger which opens at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria on May, 25th 2012. The screening will take place at CINECENTA Cinecenta, 3800 Finnerty Road, University of Victoria May 29, 7:15 pm Filmmaker Nick Young will be in attendance for a post-screening Q&A along with Art Gallery of Greater Victoria’s Chief...

Two sold out screenings of “The Maze” at the Art Gallery of Hamilton!

Two sold out screenings of “The Maze” at the Art Gallery of Hamilton!

I just got back from Hamilton, Canada where we had two sold out screenings of “William Kurelek’s The Maze” at the Art Gallery of Hamilton as part of the major exhibition “The Messenger“.  What helped make these screenings so special was that  fans of Kurelek could walk around the gallery before and after the screening and see many of the paintings that were featured in the film.  Also, many of Kurelek’s family members were there to witness the film for...

Showing at the Art Gallery of Hamilton on March 22nd & 23rd 2012

Showing at the Art Gallery of Hamilton on March 22nd & 23rd 2012

William Kurelek’s The Maze will be showing at the Art Gallery of Hamilton as part of the exhibition William Kurelek: The Messenger Thursday, March 22nd and Friday, March 22rd 2012. Stephen Kurelek (the artist’s son) and Nancy Kurelek (the artist’s sister) will participate in a post-screening Q&A with filmmakers Nick Young and Zack Young. For tickets and info: CLICK HERE 

William Kurelek: The Messenger at The Art Gallery of Hamilton

William Kurelek: The Messenger at The Art Gallery of Hamilton

William Kurelek: The Messenger opened at the Art Gallery of Hamilton on Jan. 28th and will be there until April 29th 2012. There will be a special screening of “William Kurelek’s The Maze” on Thursday March 22nd and Friday March 23rd at the exhibition. Stephen Kurelek (the artist’s son) and Nancy Kurelek (the artist’s sister) to participate in a post-screening Q&A with filmmakers Nick Young and Zack Young For tickets Click Here For more info on the exhibition please visit artgalleryofhamilton.com  

William Kurelek: The Messenger

William Kurelek: The Messenger

William Kurelek: The Messenger is the largest art exhibition ever held of Kurelek’s work which is on tour across Canada from fall 2011 to fall 2012. The exhibition kicks off at Winnipeg Art Gallery on September 30th 2011. William Kurelek’s The Maze will be showing at Winnipeg Art Gallery on October 13th and November 26th. Tickets $10 • Available online, at the WAG front desk, at the door,  or by calling 789.0516 Join filmmaker Nick Young for a special Q&A session...