HERE ARE just some of the artists whose work is on display at the Terrace Art Gallery this month for the fifth annual Freda Diesing Student Art Show. Steve Mckay

HERE ARE just some of the artists whose work is on display at the Terrace Art Gallery this month for the fifth annual Freda Diesing Student Art Show. Steve Mckay

Young artists’ work on display

Fifth annual Freda Diesing Students Art Show on now at Terrace Art Gallery.

THE FIFTH annual Freda Diesing Students Art Show is on now at the art gallery, showcasing work from first and second year students.

Art students have been coming from around the province to take the program, which opened at Northwest Community College in 2006.

The School offers the First Nations Fine Art program, instructed and mentored by world-renowned artists Dempsey Bob (Tahltan/Tlingit), Stan Bevan (Tahltan/Tlingit/Tsimshian), and Ken McNeil (Tahltan/Tlingit/Nisga’a).

The students art show runs until Feb. 23. Art gallery hours are noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday; and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. The art gallery is closed Monday and Tuesday.