Monthly Archives: April 2016

Music BC News

MUSIC BC’S HOW-TO SERIES PRESENTS: NEW MEDIA KELOWNA & VANCOUVER DATES KELOWNA: Saturday, April 30th, Habitat  VANCOUVER: Sunday, May 1st, VSO School of Music We’re taking our next Music BC How-To Session on the road! In addition to our Vancouver … Continue reading

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BC Rural Dividend – Accepting Applications

BC Rural Dividend – Accepting Applications BC Rural Dividend The BC Rural Dividend is currently accepting applications. The first application intake commences on April 4, 2016 with the deadline for applications being Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 4:30 pm PDT. Program … Continue reading

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Storymakers 2016 Contest

Nonprofits Can Win $7,000 in Prizes During Our Storymakers 2016 Contest Dear TechSoup subscriber, Digital tools have opened the floodgates for great nonprofit storytelling. TechSoup’s Storymakers 2016 contest is a great opportunity to improve your skills and create a compelling … Continue reading

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Call for Artists and Venues! NELSON ARTWALK 2016

Call for Artists NELSON ARTWALK 2016 Nelson and District Arts Council presents the 28th Annual ArtWalk event! ArtWalk has drawn locals and visitors downtown to experience the wonderful work of our visual artists for 28 years!  A truly Nelson family … Continue reading

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The Artists in the Classroom Mentorship Salon, presented by ArtStarts in Schools

Calling All Artists in Nelson! Are you an artist with experience or interest in working with young people? Are you looking for ways to connect with like-minded artists in your community? Ever wonder if mentorship might help you advance your … Continue reading

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Alliance News

In This Issue Hot Off the Blog: A Roundup of Arts + Culture News and Information Newsletters of Note Hot Off the Blog: A Roundup of Arts + Culture News and Information Registration Now Open For re:generation / BC Cultural … Continue reading

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25th Annual Kaslo Jazz Etc.

The Artist Line-Up (so far) We are thrilled to present the following acts at the 25th Annual Kaslo Jazz Etc Festival! July 29 – 31, 2016  |  Kaslo Bay Park, BC. Michael Franti and Spearhead, Rising Appalachia, Frazey Ford, Delhi 2 Dublin, Oscar Lopez, … Continue reading

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Sharing Place Making Experiences

Sharing Place Making Experiences – Conference 2016 Schedule at a Glance View this email in your browser    “PlaceMaking: Where Arts and Heritage Collide” May 5-7, Granville Island “Creative placemaking is an evolving field of practice that intentionally leverages the power of the arts, culture and … Continue reading

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Nomination period for the Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts is now open!

The nomination period for the Governor General’s Awards in Visual and Media Arts is now open! Deadline: June 1, 2016 The #GGArts Awards are Canada’s foremost distinctions for excellence in visual arts, media arts and fine crafts. Do you know … Continue reading

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Open Call to Artists – $1,000 in Prize Awards – LIMITLESS

LIMITLESS supports the education of emerging artists, by encouraging the creativity of established ones. Too often artists feel restricted by themed exhibitions with prescribed subject matter. The purpose of this exhibition enables artists a creative exploration of subject matter that … Continue reading

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Apply Now for the ARTiculate Magazine Bursary to attend the 2016 Toni Onley Artists’ Project in Wells, BC

Deadline is May 1, 2016 Island Mountain Arts School of the Arts is pleased to announce scholarship opportunities for visual artists to the juried 2016 Toni Onley Artists’ Project for Professional and Emerging Artists. The 2016 program features two senior … Continue reading

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Columbia Basin Culture Tour – Call for Entry: Artists, Cultural and Heritage Venues

Call for Entry: Artists, Cultural and Heritage Venues DEADLINE APPROACHES FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS APRIL 13, 2016   Registrations are being accepted for artists/venues in the Columbia Basin to participate in the Columbia Basin Culture Tour (CBCT). The CBCT is a self … Continue reading

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CALL TO ARTISTS FROM NELSON DISTRICT ARTS COUNCIL AND HIDDEN CREEK

CALL TO ARTISTS FROM NELSON DISTRICT ARTS COUNCIL AND HIDDEN CREEK NDAC and Hidden creek have created an exciting new residency program and are looking for local artists to apply NDAC and Hidden Creek Art and Ecology Retreat have joined … Continue reading

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Register now! for the 3rd Convergence Writers’ Weekend in Silverton

DEADLINE APRIL 15 FOR WRITERS’ WORKSHOPS AT 3rd CONVERGENCE WEEKEND IN SILVERTON, B.C. MAY 13-14 Time is running out for local writers wishing feedback on their writing from well-known environmental authors Sharon Butala and J. Edward Chamberlin, who will be … Continue reading

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COLOURED PENCIL WORKSHOP

COLOURED PENCIL WORKSHOP: Gradation, Layering, Blending, Burnishing. Local Artist/Art Coach, Elaine Van Staalduinen will be facilitating this ‘for all levels’ workshop at the Balfour Seniors Hall in Balfour Saturday, April 16th, from 2:00 to 4:30. The cost is $30. Participants … Continue reading

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Arts BC Renewal

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David Braid with Borealis inspired by Chauvet Cave

Since Juno Award winning David Braid performed a solo piano concert in the Great Hall of the Civic Centre a few years back, he has written a number of inspired compositions for piano and string quartet and teamed up with … Continue reading

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Author survives City Hall—and lives to tell the tale

Author survives City Hall—and lives to tell the tale When author Donna Macdonald talks about the Three Bears of Government, it’s no fairy tale, even if it sounds a bit like one.  Her new memoir Surviving City Hall chronicles the … Continue reading

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Kootenay Gallery of Art – Broadway Fundraiser

Kootenay Gallery of Art Broadway Fundraiser To help ensure the visual arts are accessible to all Kootenay residents. The role of a non-profit gallery in a community is a place where people can come to be a part of the … Continue reading

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Last Chance to Buy or Lease!

Last Chance to Buy or Lease! Has one of the downtown sculptures caught your eye? With less than a month remaining until the 2015 sculptures are taken down in early April, now is the time to purchase or lease one of … Continue reading

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