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DEADLINE EXTENDED: City of Nelson Art Rental Program 2017

The City of Nelson and its Cultural Development Committee are pleased to announce the continuation of the Art Rental Program, which was initiated in 2016. This program displays art by local and regional artists within the City’s indoor public spaces, … Continue reading

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Kent Monkman: A trickster

Kent Monkman: A trickster with a cause crashes Canada’s 150th birthday party Subverting the style of painting’s Old Masters and the founding narratives of Confederation, a Cree artist and his alter ego, Miss Chief Eagle Testickle, are challenging colonial national myths … Continue reading

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Youth Arts Festival gallery show at Oxygen Art Centre

Youth Arts Festival gallery show at Oxygen Art Centre.   Oxygen Art Centre’s 3rd annual Youth Arts Festival presents in flux, a group show by Kootenay artists Hannah DeBoer-Smith, Maya Kacsmar-Mayoh, Olivia Mansveld, Teyana Neufeld and Tyler Wright.  The artists … Continue reading

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Exhibitions at Touchstones

Exhibitions at Touchstones Tanya Pixie Johnson: Edge of the Light   February 25 – May 28, 2017 (Gallery A) Opening Reception: February 24, 7-9pm George A. Meers, Nelson, BC February 25 – May 22, 2017 (Gallery B) Opening Reception: February … Continue reading

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We ‘Heart’ Art – Salmo

You Are Invited to We ‘Heart’ Art v.2017 Art Show and Sale Commencing upon the eighteenth hour, of the fourth day, of the second month, in the two thousand and seventeenth year of the common era. That’s Saturday, February 4th, … Continue reading

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Presentation By Oxygen Art Centre’s Founders

RESILIENCY OF THE WEST KOOTENAY ARTS COMMUNITY IS FOCUS OF A PRESENTATION BY OXYGEN ART CENTRE’S FOUNDERS JAN. 21 The resiliency of West Kootenay artists who, after being fired en masse from Nelson’s Kootenay School of the Arts in 2002 … Continue reading

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Words and Images: On-line Ekphrastic Writing workshop

Words and Images: On-line Ekphrastic Writing workshop – REGISTER NOW Are you a writer with a strong interest in visual art? Or, are you an artist wanting to enrich your connection with writing? Learn about ekphrastic writing: writing about another … Continue reading

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Art Deadlines List

January 08, 2017 – LANDSCAPES CALL FOR ART Las Laguna Gallery is seeking artworks that depict Landscapes, Seascapes, or Skyscapes. Exhibition runs February 2 to February 25, 2017 at our gallery in Laguna Beach, California. All mediums will be considered. … Continue reading

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The Salt Spring National Art Prize (SSNAP) Announces the 2017 Call For Artist Submissions

Offering $30,000 Worth Of Awards The Salt Spring National Art Prize is pleased to launch its second biennial juried competition of Canadian 2D and 3D visual art. The intent of the Salt Spring National Art Prize is to encourage artists … Continue reading

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Kootenay Gallery Events & News

Gallery Events and News Late Night at the Gallery – December 9 Current Exhibition Christmas at the Gallery We’ve been searching for treasures this autumn and have found several new local artisans for the show this year, along with many … Continue reading

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Call for Participation: 2017 Canadian Arts Summit

ATTENTION! Next Gen Arts and Culture Leaders  The Canadian Arts Summit Invites Expressions of Interest to Attend the 20th Annual Summit May 12 – 14, 2017  |  Charlottetown, PEI Join the leadership of Canada’s largest arts institutions for a stimulating … Continue reading

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The Salt Spring National Art Prize (SSNAP) Announces The 2017 Call For Artist Submissions

The Salt Spring National Art Prize (SSNAP) Announces The 2017 Call For Artist Submissions Offering $30,000 Worth Of Awards  The Salt Spring National Art Prize (SSNAP) is pleased to launch its second national juried competition of Canadian visual art. The … Continue reading

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Christmas Craft Sale – Invermere

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Winter Wonderland Market – Invermere

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Anonymous donor gives $7 million worth of indigenous art to Museum of Anthropology – Vancouver Sun

THE CANADIAN PRESS An extensive collection of indigenous art valued at about $7 million is being given to the Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia by an anonymous donor. At more than 200 pieces, the museum says … 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 Boardrooms Open for February Bookings Member News Banner and Sidebar Ads Open For February Bookings Find Or List A Creative Space Rental With … Continue reading

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Call for ART for Nelson Kootenay Lake Tourism

Hello, Nelson Kootenay Lake Tourism is designing a new tourism book: “My Travel Book”, that will speak directly to tourists. For the cover we are looking for an artist rendering (a digital file) that captures the essence of our region: A place … Continue reading

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Brilliance – 2017 Glass and Art Show – Radium Hot Springs.

Good Morning Artists, It is my pleasure to invite you to participate in our 2017 Glass and Art Show at Radium Hot Springs. The theme this year in honour of Canada’s 150th birthday is Celebration! Please read the requirements carefully … Continue reading

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Oxygen Art Centre’s Continuing Arts Education Programming for Fall 2016

Oxygen Art Centre’s Continuing Arts Education Programming for Fall 2016: TO REGISTER: – ONLINE REGISTRATION (click here!) OR by Phone: 250-352-6322 For more information about classes or help with registration please contact Oxygen Art Centre at: P: 250 352 6322  … Continue reading

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Golden & Area “A” Art Guild show at AGOG

Kicking Horse Culture and the Art Gallery of Golden are very pleased to present this group exhibit by the Golden and Area “A” Art Guild. All are welcome to come meet the artists at AGOG for the opening reception from … Continue reading

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