DLG

DLG

Summer Festival

Summer Festival

Saturday July 13th & Sunday July 14th

12PM – 4:30PM

The Deer Lake Gallery

Come create clay beads, a collage, and make your mark on a growing collaborative blanket with artist Alanna Irene Edwards as we celebrate the closing of her where i’m from from exhibition and residency at the DLG. 

Enjoy artmaking activities as well as a backyard all-ages comedy performance staged by the Burnaby Summer Theatre Program on both Saturday and Sunday, July 13th and 14th. Saturday afternoon also includes a come-and-go closing reception for where i’m from from with refreshments provided.

All are welcome to attend. At this year’s Summer Festival, park-goers, gallery guests, and workshop attendees can redress place and notions about home through an indigenous lens. And don’t forget to check out the

City of Burnaby’s Symphony in the Park and Opera in the Park ongoing next door at the Deer Lake Park Festival Lawn. 

The DLG’s 2024 Summer Festival is supported by the City of Burnaby with admission by donation courtesy of Anthem Properties

Saturday, July 13th 

Come-and-Go Closing Reception for where I’m from from 

Refreshments provided

12PM – 4PM: Collaborative Artmaking: Make Your Mark on a Growing Collaborative Blanket.

1PM – 3PM: Collaging and Clay Beads: Create and Take Home Your Own Art

4PM – 4:30PM: Friend-Z: Launch of the Burnaby Summer Theatre Program 

Performance by Jasmine Provins, Emerson Cleary, Lolu Oyelele and Nathan Doll

730PM – 930PM: Symphony in the Park featuring the VSO (Next door at the Deer Lake Park Festival Lawn)

Sunday, July 14th 

12PM – 4PM: Collaborative Artmaking: Make Your Mark on a Growing Collaborative Blanket.

1PM – 3PM: Collaging and Clay Beads: Create and Take Home Your Own Art

4PM – 4:30PM:  Friend-Z: Launch of the Burnaby Summer Theatre Program 

Performance by Jasmine Provins, Emerson Cleary, Lolu Oyelele and Nathan Doll

730PM – 930PM: Opera in the Park featuring Vancouver Opera

(Next door at the Deer Lake Park Festival Lawn)

Alanna Irene Edwards is an artist, curator, and educator of Mi’gmaq (Listuguj) and settler descent currently occupying unceded Coast Salish territory home to the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm, Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, and səlilwətaɁɬ nations. where I’m from from is an exploration of the central ideas and questions in her practice, including what home means having been raised on the West Coast, her experiences in Indigenous arts education, and the access to generational and cultural knowledge.

Anthem Properties 

We own, co-own, manage or have previously owned over 10 million square feet of retail, industrial and office space. We have developed more than 60 communities across 9,000 acres of land in Alberta, British Columbia and California.

Anthem is a real estate development, investment and management company that strives, solves and evolves to create better spaces and stronger communities. We are Growing Places.