Monthly Archives: February 2013

Oxygen Spring Break Art Camps – So affordable!

Oxygen Art Centre has pulled out all the stops this year to bring you Spring Break Art Camp 2013!  Now in its fifth year of producing Arts Education Programming for Children and Youth, Oxygen’s instructors have developed brand new camps … Continue reading

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NDAC – ART SOCIAL

Your Nelson and District Art Council ( www.ndac.ca ) is pleased to present our second Quarterly ArtSocial starting at 7pm, Friday, March 1 at Self Design High (above the Legion) in Nelson, BC. We welcome you to Join us for an evening of visual … Continue reading

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‘Eyes in the Forest’ at local film festivals

The documentary film ‘Eyes in the Forest’ about Jim Lawrence’s photography and filmed and produced by Miriam Needoba was selected to show at the Fernie Mountain Film Fest  on Feb 21 2013. http://www.ferniefilmfestival.com/ and will also be showing at the North … Continue reading

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Life After Valentine’s

Saturday February 16 The Booksmyth Underground presents:    Life After Valentines… A Bad Love Erotica and Poetry Event. A night of Bad Love literary magic! Hosted by Magpie Ulysses, Featuring Calgary performance poet Andre Prefontaine, local sexperts and a tiny galaxy of terrible love … Continue reading

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Expressions and Toastmasters present the movie “SPEAK”

SPEAK – The Movie Expressions and Toastmasters are pleased to present the movie “SPEAK” this Saturday, Feb. 16 at 7 p.m.  Tickets are $10 and seating is limited.  For advance tickets call 250-354-3910. SPEAK follows six unforgettable characters as they prepare … Continue reading

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Osprey Foundation – 2013 grants

Osprey Community Foundation is gearing up for its 2013 grant application process – the deadline for applications is March 28th. This year, one of our available grants – the BC Festival of the Arts Legacy grant – is earmarked for … Continue reading

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Stephanie Kellet – New Paintings

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RCAC news – Sweat Shop Union & Joe Hill Coffee House

Sweatshop Union Canadian Hip Hop Superstars Presented by the Rossland Council for Arts and Culture Saturday, February 16 Rossland Miners’ Hall Doors 8pm, Show 8:30 $17 in advance, $20 at the door ($2 off for RCAC Members) Sweatshop Union are … Continue reading

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Kicking Horse Culture – Masque Costume Ball & the Boom Booms!

It’s that time of the year! The 7th Annual MasqueParade and the Masque Costume Ball next weekend! The dream of our MasqueParade hearkens back to a time when neighbours joined together to make their own entertainment and bring meaning to their lives through … Continue reading

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The third annual Kootenay Festival- Let’s Celebrate!

The third annual Kootenay Festival- Let’s Celebrate! – a multi-faceted event encouraging the recognition and appreciation of our community’s diversity through entertainment, cuisine and interactive educational activities, displays and performances will be held on July 27th 2013. This event will … Continue reading

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Good News for KHAOS

Hello friends and supporters of KHAOS and the Amy Ferguson Institute, I thought you’d like to know that the Amy Ferguson Institute has just learned that our commissioned opera, KHAOS, has been approved for inclusion in this year’s New Works Sampler showcase for the OPERA America … Continue reading

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Ian Johnston Studio News

 Reinventing Consumption Project  –  The Chamber, one of three installations that make up the project is being shown at The Langham Cultural Centre in Kaslo until March 24th.  The Reinventing Consumption project began in 2010 with a residency in Holland at the European Ceramic Work Centre, the invention of … Continue reading

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OXYGEN – Spring Break

  REGISTER ONLINE for SPRING BREAK ART CAMP 2013! (Click here) OR CALL TO REGISTER: 250 352 6322  OR EMAIL: info@oxygenartcentre.org SPRING BREAK ART CAMP 2013 WEEK 1 (MARCH 11-15): PUPPET SHOW for Ages 5-8 Course dates: March 11-15 9am – noon Cost: $180 … Continue reading

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Arts, Culture and Heritage Grant Writing Workshops

Arts, Culture and Heritage Grant Writing Workshops Applications Now Accepted Columbia Basin – To assist those interested in applying for Arts, Culture and Heritage Program grants from Columbia Basin Trust (CBT), Krista Patterson and Natasha Smith of the Columbia Kootenay … Continue reading

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The Arts and Individual Well-Being in Canada

The Arts and Individual Well-Being in Canada Connections between Cultural Activities and Health, Volunteering, Satisfaction with Life, and Other Social Indicators in 2010 30 January 2013 Executive Summary The Arts and Individual Well-Being in Canada, the 39th report in the Statistical Insights … Continue reading

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Arts Organizations and Digital Technologies

Arts Organizations and Digital Technologies The FINANCIAL — A survey of a wide-ranging mix of U.S.-based arts organizations shows that the internet, social media, and mobile connectivity now permeate their operations and have changed the way they stage performances, mount … Continue reading

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UBC Cultural Planning and Development

UBC Cultural Planning and Development Welcome to the UBC Continuing Studies Centre for Cultural Planning and Development. This international centre is dedicated to the creation and strengthening of a global community of professionals advancing cultural development as a vital component … Continue reading

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Arts Summit 2013 – Vancouver

Arts Summit 2013 – Vancouver  Pencil us in for Friday and Saturday, June 21 and 22 and plan to attend Arts Summit 2013 at the Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Centre.   The theme for this year’s Summit will be “Towards A Cultural Policy Framework” as we explore … Continue reading

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Professional Development for Visual Artists and Craftspeople

There has been an enthusiastic response to this workshop – the 2 day workshop + consultation is now full! We are creating a waiting list for this option as well – no guarantees but in case someone already registered can’t … Continue reading

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BCTC News

Pacific Contact 2013, April 5 – 7, 2013. Register Now! – What are you waiting for?  Online registration, showcase line-up, schedules and other conference information is now available.  Regular rates apply until February 28th.  Don’t delay, register today!  http://bctouring.org/pacific-contact Pre-Conference Professional Development … Continue reading

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