Charles van Sandwyk: Illustrator, Writer, Wanderer

Charles van Sandwyk was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, and later immigrated with his family to Vancouver where he studied graphic design. Whether it is a hand painted watercolour or a limited edition hand bound book, the work of Charles van Sandwyk continues to inspire and enchant. His work take viewers on an immersive journey into the past where fairies and animals share stories about the simple pleasures in life. 

Watch a short documentary on YouTube to see how this Canadian artist truly embodies the title of Charles van Sandwyk: Illustrator, Writer, Wanderer.

On display March 1 – April 27.


Thursday, March 1, Art Gallery

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