Sanjeev Sivarulrasa, November 22, 2014 – April 5, 2015

Sivarulrasa Gallery Interior

Sivarulrasa Gallery celebrated its opening on Saturday 22 November 2014 with an installation of photographic works and paintings by artist and gallery founder Sanjeev Sivarulrasa.

Sivarulrasa began observing the night sky with telescopes 13 years ago, travelling to dark skies in Ontario and Quebec for visual observations and photographic work. He sees the pristine night sky as a meditative space that fosters awareness and creativity. The area around Almonte, in particular, has benefited from a local light pollution bylaw, which helps preserve dark skies nearby. For more information on Sivarulrasa’s work, view the Catalogue of Works.

Photos from the Gallery’s opening celebrations on Saturday 22 November 2014

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Celestial Rose, aluminum print, 36×36 inches

Seven Sisters, aluminum print, 36×36 inches

Night Grand Lake, aluminum print, 24×40 inches

Eastern Veil, aluminum print, 24×14 inches



Antares, oil on aluminum, 24 x 24 inches

Night on Venus (Diptych), aluminum print, 2x24x24 inches

Rigel, oil on aluminum, 24×24 inches

Orion Nebula, aluminum print, 18×24 inches

Nirvana, aluminum print, 36×72 inches

Starfields in Lyra, aluminum print
24×48 inches