Nanaimo Arts Council volunteer Delie Lawley installs Spots, a mixed-media work by area artist Tracy Scott, in the Vancouver Island Conference Centre’s Pipers Lagoon Lobby as part of the All About Animals art exhibition. JOSEF JACOBSON/The News Bulletin

Artwork livens up conference centre lobby

NANAIMO – The All About Animals art exhibition is on display in the VICC’s Pipers Lagoon Lobby

The conference centre walls are being brought to life with a new exhibit.

The Nanaimo Arts Council is presenting All About Animals in the Vancouver Island Conference Centre’s Pipers Lagoon Lobby. From now until April 4, 12 wildlife-related works by local artists will be on display. The show features paintings, photographs and sculptural pieces.

“It’s a little bit more eclectic than a show with only paintings, so we’re really inclusive and showing that this art exhibition is for a varied types of artists,” said Delie Lawley, arts council volunteer.

Later this month, Lawley will begin accepting submissions for the next lobby art show, which will focus on portraits.

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