Exhibits

Watercolour artists at Pearl Ellis Gallery

Mostly Watercolours, showcasing local artists Trisha Scarlett Milne and Heather Wilkinson, runs July 16-August 3 at the Pearl Ellis Gallery in Comox. The artists are friends with much in common: both are excited by watercolour, have travelled widely, live in

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Painters at Art&Earth Festival

The Campbell River Arts Council, as part of the Art&Earth Festival, is going to host a Plein Air Paint Out on Saturday, September 21. Painting will be on the Seawalk near Fogg Dukkers Coffee Shop (gotta have coffee!) at 907 Island Highway

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Events

1st Tuesday Fundraiser – July – with Anela!

First Tuesday Fundraisers sponsored by the Mex Pub hosted by Scott Lyle & Friends w/Special Guest Anela Kehiamoe. performing in support of L’Arche. L’Arche Comox Valley is located in Courtenay, on Vancouver Island, and is part of L’Arche International, a

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Exhibits

Hold Being Held Centres on Clay

Hold Being Held: hold. earth, water, air, fire. alchemy. – the new exhibition opening June 27 at the Comox Valley Art Gallery, is centred in clay. Ceramicists from Montreal, Victoria and the Comox Valley have developed projects for this convergent program

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Community

#IndigenousHistoryMonth & National Indigenous People’s Day

​gilakas’la / čɛčɛ haθɛč, We respectfully acknowledge that we live, work and play within the traditional territory of the K’ómoks Nation. June marks #IndigenousHistoryMonth – a time to celebrate and reflect on the long histories of the Indigenous peoples in what

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Exhibits

Wire sculpture artist featured at the Pearl Ellis Gallery

Wire sculptures by local artist, CG Swanson, will be featured at the Pearl Ellis Gallery in Comox from June 25 to July 13, 2019. In her first solo exhibition, CG Swanson brings you on a journey down The Winding Path,

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Classes

Scholar Poet, Maleea Acker, in Residence at McLoughlin Gardens

The McLoughlin Gardens Society is pleased to welcome poet and scholar Maleea Acker as our 2019 Writer-in-Residence. Like previous writers at the McLoughlin Gardens, Anne Simpson and Arleen Paré, Maleea’s work reveals a profound attentiveness to the natural world. As

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Community

Cornerstone celebrates start of summer market season with after-party benefitting CV Arts

Circus performers and a marching band, DJs andartists on-site, poetry and pottery happenings and, of course, great food and an incredible taplist – Cornerstone Taphouse knows how to throw a party. And this one benefits CV Arts! Celebrating the return

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Lupine Art & Friends Charity Lawn Bowling Day

Lupine Art Studio is rolling out another fundraiser for KidSport Comox Valley on July 6 and this one takes place on the green! If you don’t know how to lawn bowl, this the tournament is for you. We will play

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Community

Cumberland Home and Garden Tour this weekend!

The Cumberland Home and Garden Tour is coming up this Saturday June 15th from 9 am till 5 pm! This tour, in its 5th year, offers visitors an exclusive glimpse behind the doors, curtains, hedges, and fences of Legendary Cumberland!

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Community

Renowned ceramicist gives artist talk at NIC June 20

Quebec-based contemporary ceramicist Rachel Grenon, who is currently creating new work as part of her creative residency in the Comox Valley, will provide an artist talk at North Island College June 20. The 7 p.m. event is in the Stan

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Events

March of the Innocents

TheatreWorks Centre for the Performing Arts returns to Miners Memorial on June 22 and 23 with an original play, The March of the Innocents. In 1903, Mary “Mother” Jones organized the March of the Mill Children, a hundred-mile trek to draw

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