Monthly Archives: August 2017

Upcoming Exhibitions at Touchstones Nelson

Members’ Show and Sale September 23 to November 12 Gallery B Curator: Arin Fay Opening Reception: Friday, September 22, 7-9pm The ‘Members’ Show and Sale’ exhibition events are excellent opportunities to get a visual measure of our membership and reciprocate the support … Continue reading

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OUR 2017-18 SEASON – Catch the Excitement!

Catch the Excitement at Key City Theatre! We are Launching a New Ticketing System to Serve you Better! Our ticketing system will be down Thursday August 24 from8:45 pm to 10:00 am Friday August 25. Current Web ticketing users please note: … Continue reading

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Deadline Approaching – LACDA 2017 International Juried Competition

LACDA INTERNATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION Curating Jurors: Anna Katz, Assistant Curator: MoCA, Museum of Contemporary Art Dhyandra Lawson, Associate Curator: LACMA, L.A. County Museum of Art Enter our juried competition for digital art and photography. Entrants submit three JPEG files of original … Continue reading

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A U G U S T ☀︎ Craft is Happening

E-NEWS FOR OUR ENTIRE CRAFT NETWORK, THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT CANADIAN CRAFT BIENNIAL August 19 – October 29 JOIN IN THE CELEBRATION Grand Opening Reception:  Friday September 15, 6-9 pm  Art Gallery of Burlington CRAFT SYMPOSIUM Friday September 15,  Holiday Inn, Burlington Saturday … Continue reading

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CONTINUED GROWTH, NEW PROGRAMS BENEFIT BASIN RESIDENTS – Columbia Basin Trust delivers $39 million in programs and services last year

August 24, 2017 CONTINUED GROWTH, NEW PROGRAMS BENEFIT BASIN RESIDENTS Columbia Basin Trust delivers $39 million in programs and services last year (Columbia Basin) – Columbia Basin residents and communities benefitted from nearly $39 million in programs and services through … Continue reading

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2017-18 Live Performances -Performing Arts Trail

2017-18 Live Performances Charles Bailey Theatre, Trail B.C. Tickets: www.trail-arts.com Info: www.performingartstrail.com Beverley Elliott: Sink or Swim With over 100 films and TV credits to her name, writer and performer Beverley Elliott captures her own childhood. Elliott’s compelling stage presence is backed … Continue reading

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Register Now for Fall 2017 Creative Writing Classes at Selkirk College

Selkirk College is providing emerging and established writers the opportunity to read, write, perform, and run a literary magazine in two evening classes, CWRT 100 and 200, which begin on September 5 and 7 in Nelson. For Creative Writing Classes … Continue reading

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You’re invited! | Fall for Arts Opening Party

Fall for Arts Kick-Off Reception  August 31 | 6pm-8pm | Maury Young Arts Centre Kick off Whistler’s arts and culture season with a bang! Check out the Bizarre Beautiful art show in The Gallery, musical mayhem local jam session at the Peoples’ … Continue reading

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Summit News: 10 Reasons to Attend & P2P Schedule

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Art Supply Sale-MAC Fundraiser

Art Supply Sale – a MAC Fundraiser Local artists and craftspeople are donating supplies they no longer need for others to make use of – join us on Saturday, September 9th 9am-1pm at the 3rd Annual Butter Tart Festival at Oval Park … Continue reading

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New Season Starting Soon!

Can you believe summer is almost over? The 2017-18 season is kicking off on September 24th!  We will be closed Friday September 1st and Monday September 4th.  Our new box office hours take effect on Tuesday September 5th.  Please note that we will … Continue reading

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Alliance News / Gabriola Arts Council Pursues Regional District Funding

  Featured In This Issue The BC Alliance 2017 Fall Workshop Series Hot Off the Blog: Gabriola Arts Council Pursues Regional District Funding View the Alliance News Newsletter by clicking here

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New Societies Act Workshops in Vancouver

Societies Act Transition News!Reminder: Upcoming Vancouver Workshops Hi everyone: As the summer winds down, I know we are all looking forward to a busy Fall.  For those in Vancouver we’ll be offering two sessions on the new Societies Act: one … Continue reading

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Public perception of the arts: Arts Research Monitor Vol 16 No 4

Vol. 16 No 4         August 2017 © Hill Strategies Research Inc., 2017          ISSN 1708-170X Public perception of the arts and culture In this issue: Four reports that probe different elements of public perception of the arts … Continue reading

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Jazz Club Experience in Trail

Media Release Jazz Club Experience in Trail _____________________________________________________________________ The Trail & District Arts Council is excited to announce, that for the first time ever, the popular Jazz at the Griff is now available as a series pass!  Enjoy a glass … Continue reading

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Culture Days Invite to Organize!

Hey there! Didn’t get to participate in Culture Days last year? Don’t worry! It’s back for the second year in Nelson! This year it falls September 29, 30 and October 1. Last year we had 37 different activities across town and we … Continue reading

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FPCC releases its summer newsletter

The First Peoples’ Cultural Council’s summer newsletter is now available! In this issue: FPCC announces the recipients of  2016/17 arts funding Exciting news from FirstVoices – new apps and website coming soon Communities discuss opportunity for Indigenous language legislation FPCC … Continue reading

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Alliance News / Michelle Stilwell and Doug Clovechok Appointed Official Opposition for Tourism, Arts and Culture

Featured In This Issue Announcing Our First Reconciliation Lunch & Learn: Norm Leech and Donna Dickison Hot Off the Blog: Michelle Stilwell and Doug Clovechok Appointed Official Opposition for Tourism, Arts and Culture What’s On This Week: August 9 – … Continue reading

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Creative City News: Early Bird Deadline Reminder

Views from the Edge: Periphery, Perspective and the Contemporary City 2017 Creative City Summit Announcements Early bird deadline reminder and Funders Panel announcement, P2P Presenter Bios To read the entire newsletter click here…

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BC Alliance for Arts and Culture – BC Artist Registry

BC Alliance for Arts and Culture – BC Artist Registry The BC Artist Registry is a growing resource for meaningful statistics and research in our province’s cultural sector. The Alliance invites artists from all disciplines to be counted in the BC Artist … Continue reading

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