Monthly Archives: July 2014

Brent Bukowski – Call and Response – Kootenay Gallery

On Friday August 8th the Kootenay Gallery will open an exhibition of work by Kaslo based artist Brent Bukowski. What some may see only as a scrap yard full of discarded material, Brent sees as a source of endless possibilities; … Continue reading

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2014 Kaslo Jazz etc Festival – this weekend!

Are you ready? We’re just days away! ·        Downtown Free Stage!  (Early wristbanding offered) ·        Free Shuttle! ·        Free Workshops on Saturday & Sunday! The Downtown Free Stage! 4pm on Friday, August 1st at the corner of 4th and Water Street!  (Yes, this … Continue reading

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ARTSWELLS Festival of all things Art – Aug 1-4

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IMARTS – CAWS for the NEST

HELP SPREAD THE WORD! The CAWS for the NEST Campaign has begun! A Crow Funding Campaign to make a “nest” for artists in Wells. Island Mountain Arts needs to raise $100,000 by September to buy an amazing property in Wells … Continue reading

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Music in the Park & the Royal – Trail

Thursday July 31, 7:00 pm, Gazebo at Gyro Park  Clinton Swanson and Friends with Kelly Fawcett brings together four long time musical friends to collaborate on an eclectic repertoire of originals and covers in the styles of blues, R’n B, … Continue reading

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MIA MUSE COMES TO CRESTON

MIA MUSE COMES TO CRESTON Envision your “Inner Muse”  under the creative guidance of  Vancouver ceramist Suzy Birstein famed artist for the 2008 Academy Awards nominees. For a full bio see Suzy’s website:  www.suzybirstein.com. September 5, 6 and 7, 2014 … Continue reading

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Enid Petherick Open Studio

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ARTiculate – Call for Story Ideas

Hello everyone, ARTiculate, the first word in arts, heritage and culture in the Columbia Basin, is looking for story ideas for our fall/winter 2014-15 issue, which will be published in late September. The deadline for sending in your story suggestions … Continue reading

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Workshop with Angelika Werth – the Langham Kaslo

Attachable-Detachable Wearable Workshop w/ Angelika Werth August 23rd & 24th (Saturday/Sunday) Pre-registration Deadline: August 16th Participants must be 16 yrs or older – no skill level required. $160.00 (plus materials) Angelika Werth, a local artist of international renown, works in … Continue reading

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Creative City Network of Canada – national arts news items

New Brunswick’s renewed cultural policy unveiled June 20, 2014, Tourism, Heritage and Culture – The provincial government’s new cultural policy, Creative Futures: A renewed Cultural Policy for New Brunswick, was unveiled today by Premier David Alward and Tourism, Heritage and … Continue reading

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metamorphosis an exhibition by Linda Doherty & Lynnette Gullackson

metamorphosis an exhibition by Linda Doherty & Lynnette Gullackson    august 21st- october 2nd, 2014 opening reception: thursday august 21, 6-8 pm    Metamorphosis is a collaboration of two artists, coming together receptive to each other’s creative vision to create vessels that … Continue reading

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Columbia Basin Culture Tour Aug 9-10

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Call to Artists – Juried Art Competition

Hello, We have extended the deadline for the Invasive Species and Biodiversity Juried Art Competition to September 30th, 2014. Please find attached an updated poster highlighting the competition. In addition, you can go to www.ckipc.ca or contact me directly for more information. Regards,  … Continue reading

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The Langham invites proposals from artists and curators

The Langham exhibition schedule is set annually by a combination of adjudicated submissions and by curatorial invitation. The Langham invites proposals from artists, and curators for two distinct exhibition spaces: the Langham Main Gallery and the Community Gallery. Submissions are … Continue reading

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Oxygen Art Centre – Call for Submissions

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS Located in downtown Nelson, BC, Oxygen Art Centre is an artist-run centre that provides space and programming for artists and the public to engage in the creation, study, exhibition and performance of contemporary art in all disciplines.  … Continue reading

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Music Law Handbook for Canada

Understanding rights and obligations is fundamental in today’s music industry.  Music Law Handbook for Canada  is a short, information packed booklet written by Toronto-based lawyer Paul Sanderson, covers key legal aspects including: copyright, protecting intellectual property, trademarks, business entities, contracts and music publishing … and … Continue reading

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Final Weeks to Enter – Niche Awards

Final Weeks to Enter Entry Deadline: August 18 NICHE magazine is accepting applications for the 2015 NICHE Awards, a prestigious juried competition recognizing excellence in fine craft design. Professional and student artists may apply online. Contest categories include ceramics, fiber, glass, metal, … Continue reading

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Gold Fever Follies – Rossland Miners Hall all summer long

  Gold Fever Follies – Rossland Miners Hall all summer long Come back to Rossland 100 years ago! The newly formed Rossland Miners’ Union has just made history—it’s negotiated an eight hour work day, much thanks to the work of the president … Continue reading

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Kate Bridger – Movin’ Up

Movin’ up! Now showing my most recent work UPSTAIRS at The Craft Connection, Baker Street, Nelson. Happy summer everyone … — Kate Bridger Visit my new GALLERY of FABRIC ART Now blogging at: katebridger/nestbuilding

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Idealware News

Best of the Web: July 2014 The Idealware “Best of the Web” is a monthly roundup of the top nonprofit resources from the Idealware blog, our Facebook page, and our Twitter feed to help you make the right technology decisions. … Continue reading

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