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Caprice Fine Art & Co July Newsletter

News from the Studio It has been a while since my last newsletter.  In January I wrote to you stating that the future was bright here at Caprice Fine Art & Co.   Life has a way of occasionally going … Continue reading

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Art Bank Monthly Bulletin

Canadian art leads the way in global conversations What do art and culture have to do with an international meeting between leaders? The arts have an important role to play in Canada’s presence on the international stage. They express the … Continue reading

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Invitation to Art Gala

You’re invited… At this year’s Festival of the Arts at Lumby Days, the Monashee Arts Council will be hosting an art gala event – Carnivale! Join us of an evening of art, live entertainment, refreshments, and have the opportunity to … Continue reading

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Decolonizing the Art Museum: The Next Wave

By Olga Viso The New York Times May 1, 2018   Museums have long considered themselves above the fray of the political. But the past 18 months have brought unexpected challenges, and leaders across the country are being confronted with … Continue reading

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Marcel Cholo Sculptures & Regan Johnston Paintings at Art Gallery of Golden, July 7 – Sept 4

The Art Gallery of Golden & Studio Gift Shop Presenting the handcrafted work of more than 90 local and regional artists and artisans. We are very pleased and excited to present two very fine local artists in a combined exhibit … Continue reading

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Six Artists and 150+ Creative Acts

Six Artists and 150+ Creative Acts  June-8-17 Castlegar – On June 16, the Kootenay Gallery will host the opening of an art exhibition 150+ Creative Acts. This exhibition, featuring six Kootenay artists, is a component of the Gallery’s larger community … Continue reading

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Oxygen Art Centre News

Volunteers needed! Volunteer gallery sitters are needed for the ‘Kissing Project’ exhibition that opens this week at Oxygen Art Centre.  Volunteers are essential in making this programming free for the public to attend.  Logged volunteer hours can be used towards … Continue reading

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The Kissing Project exhibition opens at Oxygen Art Centre

Throughout this Spring, Sylvia Grace Borda has been the artist in residence at the Oxygen Art Centre developing her ‘Kissing Project.’ The artist’s proposal is not what you would expect – she has aimed to create contemporary artworks, celebrating local … Continue reading

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Touchstones Nelson

Jack Shadbolt Momentum June 10 to September 17 Gallery A Curator: Jennifer Cane Opening Reception: Friday, June 9, 7-9pm Nelson, BC – Touchstones Museum of Art and History is delighted to present Jack Shadbolt: Momentum, a selection of works on … Continue reading

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Oxygen Art Centre News

Summer Art Camps announced! WEEK 1 (July 10-14, 2017): ART CAMP with Teresa Segstro July 10-14 9am – noon:  Ages 5-8 Cost $150/week This week-long camp for children ages 5-8 will explore the wonderful world of art through mixed media projects … Continue reading

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Rossland Council for Arts & Culture News

Rossland Council for Arts & Culture     ECHOES OF ROSSLAND: PAST AND PRESENT POETRY, SPOKEN WORD & SONGWRITING CONTEST Are you an artistic soul looking for a chance to win some cash prizes? Start writing now! This contest will … Continue reading

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Touchstones May News

Join us on May 28th for Family Sunday and “Songs & Laments” in celebration of Asian Heritage Month. Join us on June 3rd for our incredible fundraising event!! Join us at Touchstones!  

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Presenting the 7th annual Oxygen Art Market!

Presenting the 7th annual Oxygen Art Market! The 7th Annual Oxygen Art Market will take place on May 26, 27, 28, 2017 Hours: Friday 7-10pm, Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am – 5pm 320 Vernon Street (back alley entrance) in Nelson Every … Continue reading

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Seeds and the Hidden Life of Plants

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Touchstones: Celebrate Asian Heritage Month, Family Sunday & more

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month,  Family Sunday & more There are many things to look forward to this month at Touchstones Nelson! Keep reading to find out about events, performances, Shop news, and much more. This month is Asian Heritage Month and … Continue reading

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LACDA “TOP 40” INTERNATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION

LACDA “TOP 40” INTERNATIONAL JURIED COMPETITION Enter our juried competition for digital art and photography. Entrants submit three JPEG files of original work. All styles of artwork and photography where digital processes of any kind were integral to the creation … Continue reading

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Young Visions at the Kootenay Gallery

Young Visions Reveal the Future West Kootenay youth from throughout School District 20 are featuring their art in the annual Young Visions exhibition taking place at the Kootenay Gallery of Art in Castlegar. “This is my favourite show of the … Continue reading

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NYTimes: German Art Collectors Face a Painful Past: Do I Own Nazi Loot?

People with prominent collections and unsettled consciences have stepped forward to investigate what they own. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/14/arts/design/german-art-collectors-face-a-painful-past-do-i-own-nazi-loot.html?smprod=nytcore-iphone&smid=nytcore-iphone-share

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Using Discards to Build Art (and Rebuild a City)

Using Discards to Build Art (and Rebuild a City) By HILARIE M. SHEETS MARCH 14, 2017 NYTimes The Chicago artist Theaster Gates, who has a new show at the National Gallery, makes works from castoff objects, revitalizing his neighborhood with … Continue reading

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Charting the future of the arts in a digital world – Canada Council

Charting the future of the arts in a digital world Digital technologies have a major impact on how we work, communicate and engage with our community, with citizens, and with the world, and the arts sector in Canada is no … Continue reading

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