Monthly Archives: September 2019

Heritage BC: Conference and Awards Submissions Now Open

Did You Know? Canadians prioritize heritage In a recent survey for the Canadian government, 80% of Canadians surveyed said they visited a heritage institution or site, and they placed historic buildings, sites and museums at the top of the list … Continue reading

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Jacqueline Pendergast’s “Threadscapes” Exhibition Opens September 26th

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Hello it is Art Calling! Art Deadlines List – September 2019

October 01, 2019 – 2019 ARTISTS MAGAZINE OVER 60 ART COMPETITION Showcase your talent by entering this exciting competition, brought to you by Artists Magazine. This contest is for artists age 60+ working in all traditional art media.Award Winners will … Continue reading

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2019 Heritage Award: Call for Nominations & Applications

The City of Nelson is now accepting applications and nominations for its annual Heritage Award, honouring individuals, businesses or organizations who have made an outstanding contribution towards the preservation and/or promotion of Nelson’s heritage. The winner, who will receive an $1000 … Continue reading

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Castlegar Sculpturewalk 2019 Awards Gala

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Party, listen and watch – all your live entertainment coming up in the next month at The Bailey!

This Friday Proudly presented by Ghostfinger Productions & 99.3 THE GOAT PIGS: Canada’s Most Authentic Pink Floyd Tribute In The Flesh Tour 2019s The Bailey Theatre Friday, September 27, 7:30 pm PIGS: Canada’s Most Authentic Pink Floyd Tribute – as … Continue reading

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Celebrated Okanagan Poet John Lent reads in Nelson

A life-embracing author, musician, and educator comes to the Nelson Public Library on Thursday, October 17 at 7pm. John Lent reads from his new poetry collection A Matins Flywheel (Thistledown Press) in an evening that promises to be reflective, provocative, … Continue reading

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Federation of Canadian Artists: Last Open Call for Submissions 2019

Greetings! Good afternoon artists! Looking to feature in a few more exhibitions this year? We can help you with that! Below are the rest of the open calls for the remainder of the year. Open calls can be submitted to … Continue reading

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Cowan’s Week 4 Challenge

Our week four challenge is here! Fold some origami, win prizes! It’s the final week of our art challenge!  This week we are challenging you to make a piece of art using origami, take a photo of it, and post … Continue reading

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Music Books Plus Fall Sale – Save 20% on ALL orders

Music Books Plus is celebrating the start of FALL with a Brand New Sale To celebrate we are offering you a 20% Fall Coupon that can be applied to ALL items in your cart on orders placed from now until … Continue reading

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Arts Futures 2019: Immersive Technology as an Artistic Medium

A weeklong intensive virtual reality production program Interactive Ontario and the Cultural Human Resources Council have once again partnered to deliver Arts Futures programming in 2019. This year, a cohort of 15 artists and digital producers will be selected to … Continue reading

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BC Alliance, Vancouver Park Board and the Roundhouse Come Together for ‘Weaving Wellness’

Vancouver – Research proves that arts and culture are integral to our health and well-being. But what does it mean to be well? How does creativity inform our physical, intellectual, emotional and spiritual well-being? How does our welfare intersect with our … Continue reading

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Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce – Chamber Newsletter September 2019

The Chamber and Kootenay Health Services partner for the September Business after Business Thursday Sept 26th We are looking forward to our upcoming Business after Business event Thursday September 26th at Kootenay Health Services, 602 Kootenay Street. Drop by the … Continue reading

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Bids, Brews & A BBQ – Amazing Items Up For Bid to Support IMA

It’s Autumn in the Cariboo! The leaves are falling and the mountains got some snow a couple days ago. Folks in Wells are chopping wood and preparing for winter, and the Bear’s Paw is serving Pumpkin Spice Lattes. It must … Continue reading

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Oxygen Art Centre presents “The Big Draw,” a three-part series of open, free drawing sessions for the community

Events: Sunday, September 29, 2019 from 11:00am-4:00pm Sunday, October 20, 2019 from 11:00am-4:00pm Sunday, November 17 from 11:00am-4:00pm Oxygen Art Centre transforms the gallery into a community open studio over three Sundays this Fall. This all-ages three-part series of collaborative … Continue reading

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Closing Dinner for prOphecy sun and Darren Fleet’s exhibition “Nostalgic Geography” at Oxygen Art Centre

Date:  Friday, September 27, 2019 Time:  5:30 PM Location:  Oxygen Art Centre, #3-320 Vernon St. (alley entrance), Nelson, BC Join us for the Closing Dinner of local artists prOphecy sun and Darren Fleet’s exhibition, “Nostalgic Geography: Mama and Papa have Trains, Orchards and … Continue reading

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NYTimes: 12 Artists On: Climate Change

A dozen artistic responses to one of the greatest threats of our time. By Zoë Lescaze Aug. 22, 2018 Human-induced climate change, which certain politicians deny and many of us choose to ignore, threatens the survival of every species on Earth. … Continue reading

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Kootenay Co-op Radio heads into 20th year with over 10 new shows

Kootenay Co-op Radio host Amelie Sauquet Kootenay Co-op Radio is pleased to announce they are heading into their 20th year of community-powered radio with over 10 new shows. Every 6 months, the station puts the call out to the community … Continue reading

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FPCC releases policy paper on Indigenous Cultural Heritage

FPCC is excited to release a policy paper as a guide to help safeguard Indigenous Cultural Heritage (ICH). FPCC is the only organization in B.C. mandated to support the revitalization of ICH and this paper marks the first time that … Continue reading

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Esker Foundation’s Director/Curator Naomi Potter presents free, public talk and workshop at Oxygen Art Centre

  Public Talk:                           Friday, October 4, 2019 @ 7:30 PM Workshop:                             Saturday, October 5, 2019 – Sunday, October 6, 2019 Workshop Group sessions: Saturday, October 5 from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM Sunday, October 6 from 1:00-4:00 PM … Continue reading

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