Arts in brief: A Melange opens at Fort Gallery; Aboriginal artist on tour

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The Fort Gallery, 9048 Glover Road, Fort Langley, B.C. presents

A Mélange, an exhibition of paintings by Langley artist, Marilyn Hunt.

Hunt is a multi-disciplinary artist, who is drawn to the simple and humble elements of nature.

Working in a variety of mediums she re-creates her experiences and observations on canvas and wood panel. Compelled to share her findings with others, Hunt magnifies the characteristics of the organic world in vivid colours with grand texture and personality.

A Mélange runs from May 28 to June 15 at the Fort Gallery, 9048 Glover Rd.

Opening reception is  Saturday, May 31 from  7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The gallery is open each Wednesday to Sunday, from noon to 5 p.m. Call 604-888-7411to learn more.

Artist on Tour

Aboriginal Artist in Residence, Jay Havens, will kick off a tour of Fraser Valley Regional Libraries with a stop at the City of Langley library on Tuesday, June 3.

The public is invited to join Havens for an aboriginal-themed story time at 10:30 a.m., followed by an official welcome, refreshments and prize giveaway.

To learn more about  the artist and his tour schedule, which includes a stop in Fort Langley on June 12, visit fvrl.ca/aboriginalartist.php

The City of Langley library is located inside City Hall at 20399 Douglas Cres. Call 604-514-2850.

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