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Creative Spark Columbia Basin

Creative Spark Columbia Basin Small projects can have a big impact. Artists across all disciplines living and working in the Columbia Basin region who have an interest in working with young people in an arts-based capacity are invited to apply for Creative … Continue reading

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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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‘I’m applying for disability’: Not-so-Average artist’s life takes a new turn

FW: ‘I’m applying for disability’: Not-so-Average artist’s life takes a new turn – Vancouver Sun JOHN MACKIE Artist Joe Average has been living with HIV for 33 years. But he’s managed to make a living off his art, in spite … Continue reading

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Inuit artist Annie Pootoogook

A remarkable life Annie Pootoogook’s detailed, colourful work helped lead to a profound shift in what Inuit art could be Robert Everett-Green AND Gloria Galloway The Globe and Mail Last updated: Saturday, Oct. 01, 2016 8:29AM EDT In a 2006 … Continue reading

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1st deadline notice for next issue of The Artist’s Journal

Promote your arts event in The Artist’s Journal . . . for B.C’s artist’s who paint or draw The April-May-June 2017 issue will soon circulate. Do you have a Call for Entry, or its deadline falling in April May, or June? … Continue reading

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Sylvia Grace Borda – The Kissing Project

The Oxygen Art Centre is pleased to be hosting Sylvia Grace Borda as artist in residence in the City this Spring through June. Sylvia Grace Borda is exploring how image-making challenges and enhances our experience of place, time, culture and … Continue reading

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Chilkoot Trail Artist Residency: Apply Now!

Chilkoot Trail Artist Residency: Apply Now! Currently accepting applications for both the 2017 and 2018 residency programs. Deadline: February 1st, 2017 Yukon Arts Centre together with Parks Canada and the US National Park Service have launched the 2017- 2018 Chilkoot Trail … Continue reading

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