Arts and culture

Drive-in movies are coming to Port McNeill

Gate House Theatre expects to start running shows by September

 

Courtenay theatre gets support for livestream ‘hybrid’ shows this year

Island Coastal Economic Trust funds help Sid Williams Theatre with infrastructure, training

 

Colwood art centre shuts its doors indefinitely

Board members look for new location when feasible, continue online

COVID can’t stop culture

‘Culture doesn’t stop’ say Comox Valley’s cultural groups while detainling socially distant options

  • May 5, 2020

Victoria’s Bateman gallery goes online to bring nature, art into homes

Bateman Foundation collaborates with Black Press Media for the Mental Health Resource Guide.

Vancouver Island painter wins salmon stamp contest

Funds raised from Joshua Hansen’s ‘Untouchable’ go towards salmon conservation

Making jewelry by hand: DIY ring-making at Parksville’s Metal Art Studio

Valerie Harty offers jewelry-making classes, drop-in sessions in the MAC’s MakerSpace

‘Nothing else feeds my soul like that’: Vancouver Island artist

Coombs artist Kat Cearns paints whimsical, colourful ‘animals doing people things’

Photographer captures Port Alberni personalities in black and white portraits

Meet John Douglas, Courtney Naesgaard in double until Feb. 8 at Rollin Art Centre

Stephanie Greaves takes centre stage

Victoria songstress is fueled by the music

  • Dec 18, 2019

The art of Kelly Corbett

Landscapes and wildlife of British Columbia

  • Dec 9, 2019

Kelly Derrickson’s music with a message

Musician traded in a law career for her musical journey

  • Nov 18, 2019

Fashion for fall and for art

Three arts professionals show off autumn styles

  • Oct 4, 2019

Artist Kathryn Fudge’s garden sculptures created from t-shirts

Coast Collective executive director’s dream is to have West Shore arts centre

  • Aug 14, 2019

Artist Blu Smith creates colourful abstract West Coast landscapes

Artistic journey from sign painting to fine art

  • Jul 10, 2019

Indigenous Artist Archie Andrew Chases A Vision

Creating Carvings, Paintings, Prints and a Monumental Canoe

  • Jan 7, 2019

Artist Nicole Sleeth Paints the Figure

Challenging the viewer with her paintings of women

  • Sep 28, 2018

‘Pendulum’ swings Indigenous arts onto Victoria stage

From contemporary to traditional, ‘it’s a magic show’ says Indigenous Artist in Residence