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The Reach Gallery Museum

Works by Davida Kidd, Rebecca Chaperon and Chris Reid trigger the imagination. Writers as notable as Susan Musgrave and Zsuzsi Gartner were happy to respond. more

STORIES

The Reach staff team and board of directors will welcome Adrienne Fast as their new Curator of Art and Visual Culture on February 2, 2018. more

NEWS

The new PastPerfect site not only contains new enhanced features and searchability for the public 24/7, it also features information about The Reach’s material culture collection or artifacts. more

NEWS

Brendan Tang and Sonny Assu collaborate on an exploration of youth culture at The Reach Gallery Museum in Abbotsford, B.C. more

STORIES

The Reach Gallery Museum Abbotsford has won a prestigious national award for its work to engage the local community—one of just two such awards to be presented nationally. more

NEWS

Toronto-based artist Sarindar Dhaliwal was born in the Punjab region of India and raised in London before she moved to Canada in 1968. Her work reflects on identity and the immigrant experience, often addressing the dissonances between East and West. more

STORIES

Beth Carter is the new curator at the Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art in Vancouver. Her most recent post was at the Nikkei National Museum in Burnaby, B.C. and more... more

NEWS

Lorena Krause invokes European and pre-Hispanic references in paintings that mix figuration and surrealism. By altering proportions and combining the ornamental with the symbolic, she seeks a world where fauna becomes a living jewel. more

STORIES

Sheila Perry will become Executive Director in mid-June taking over from Suzanne Greening who has left to be Executive Director of the Audain Gallery under construction in Whistler. more

NEWS

When Brenna Maag was browsing in thrift shops a few years ago, she noticed crocheted doilies at rock-bottom prices. “In one display case, the doilies had been lovingly stacked,” she says. “But they didn’t seem to be popular items anymore.” more

STORIES

Senior British Columbia artist Takao Tanabe is best known for his paintings, which range from early experiments with abstract expressionism to recent large-scale portrayals of the Canadian landscape. more

BOOKS

Money will be used to digitize extensive community photo collection showing evolution of Abbotsford, B.C. more

NEWS

Gu Xiong is a multimedia artist and photographer interested in the symbolic merging of two rivers he has come to know very well — the Yangtze River in China and the Fraser River in British Columbia. more

STORIES

Open just since 2008, The Reach Gallery in Abbotsford was created to reflect the culture of the Fraser Valley region, through visual art and heritage exhibitions. more

STORIES

Lou Lynn’s mid-career retrospective Retro-active evokes both a physical and conceptual unfamiliarity. Her glass and metal sculptures are markedly not functional, yet they imply a purpose. more

STORIES