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Winter Solstice – A Celebration of Art

Bouwien Luppes and Percy Rotteveel, owners of Try it ART and Gallery 44, invite you to celebrate the Winter Solstice with fellow art collectors, family, neighbours and friends. Join them in raising a glass together towards longer days ahead while looking back at another year behind us all. What to expect You can expect a Read more about Winter Solstice – A Celebration of Art[…]

2019 Taste of the World exhibition in San Francisco

Calgary Art Show

It’s way too expensive, it’s too far out there, and my 5-year-old could do the same … Haven’t we all heard these stereotypes about contemporary art before? Try it ART invites you to discover art and artists who challenge these preconceived ideas. Let us surprise you during our first Calgary Art Show! Calgary Art Show Read more about Calgary Art Show[…]

"Middag Heat" by Bernhard Cociancig was created during an art therapy session.

Art in Healthcare – Art therapy with coma patients

The artist: Bernhard Cociancig Bernhard Cociancig is an inspiring man and artist on a mission. After a 40-year long career in the petroleum industry, he took on official art studies at the Vienna School of Fine Art. His objective with his art is communicating a message of social responsibility and environmental awareness. But for the Read more about Art in Healthcare – Art therapy with coma patients[…]

Are you an artist looking for gallery representation? We listed the 3 most important things to consider.

Looking for gallery representation? We listed the 3 most important things to consider.

 “Don’t try to figure out what other people want to hear from you; figure out what you have to say. It’s the one and only thing you have to offer.” — Barbara Kingsolver (1955, American novelist) Are you an artist looking for gallery representation? We listed the 3 most important things to consider. 1. Putting Read more about Looking for gallery representation? We listed the 3 most important things to consider.[…]

2nd annual "Taste of the World" exhibition

Extended! 2nd annual “Taste of the World” art exhibition

Join us for our 2nd annual “Taste of the World” art exhibition in San Francisco, CA, organized in collaboration with Back to the Picture Galleries. You can enjoy works by 15 of the best emerging artists around the world. From eclectic abstracts, thought-provoking figuratives, and enticing landscapes: the “Taste of the World” exhibit will take Read more about Extended! 2nd annual “Taste of the World” art exhibition[…]

Abstract landscape artist, Gesa Reuter

Meet abstract landscape artist, Gesa Reuter

“I am a traveller between worlds” — abstract landscape artist, Gesa Reuter A beautiful drive from Hanover Airport, through the rolling hills of North Rhine-Westphalia, takes me to the small city of Detmold, Germany. An ancient city first referred to in the year 783. Checked in to my room at a charming hotel in the Read more about Meet abstract landscape artist, Gesa Reuter[…]

Try it ART | Spring Group Show, May 18-June 15, 2019

2019 Spring Art Show

Let the artists inspire you through our 2019 Spring art exhibition The 2019 Spring Art Show is our colourful, annual Spring art exhibition. From our Gallery, tucked away among the trees of West Bragg Creek, we offer you over 40 new artworks, by fifteen national and international artists. From stunning figuratives to enticing landscapes and Read more about 2019 Spring Art Show[…]

Meet Vancouver Island artist, Lois Goodnough

Meet Vancouver Island artist, Lois Goodnough

“I want to add a little bit of beauty to the world.” — Vancouver Island artist, Lois Goodnough A direct flight takes me from Calgary to Nanaimo, Vancouver Island. And as soon as I step out of the airplane, I notice it. Salty and breezy: the sea! It makes me excited for what’s ahead: a Read more about Meet Vancouver Island artist, Lois Goodnough[…]

"Bison" (2019) Mokulito print (1/6) by Austrian artist, Bernhard Cociancig

Meet Bernhard Cociancig, artist on a mission

Beautiful mountain views, West Bragg Creek’s sprawling trail system and one happy gallery dog who could come along for the afternoon. However unlikely the setting, it is where I had the first of many conversations with an incredibly humble human being with a big heart. Meet Vienna-based Bernhard Cociancig; a remarkable man, and an artist Read more about Meet Bernhard Cociancig, artist on a mission[…]

"Small Art, Great Cause" exhibit and fundraiser

“Small Art, Great Cause” exhibit and fundraiser

Sometimes, things just happen for a reason. In this case, we feel they did. With each exhibition, Try it ART organizes a fundraiser for a local non-profit. Typically, we select a cause related to the arts. This was no different for our last (and upcoming) exhibition. Initially, our choice fell on award-winning non-profit, Art à Read more about “Small Art, Great Cause” exhibit and fundraiser[…]