A fair amount is already known about the financial impact of COVID19 on artists. Now a group of Vancouver Island artists and arts councils want to understand the impact on art lovers. They’ve just launched a Canada-wide survey that asks how COVID19
Are you a young writer who draws inspiration from theatre or live performance, or who wants to work on their dialogue skills? This summer, the McLoughlin Gardens Society is pleased to announce that playwright Marcus Youssef will be our 2020 writer-in-residence. On August 20th,
Things are going to look a little different in Downtown Courtenay during the Wednesday Summer Street Markets in 2020. On Wednesday afternoons you will still be able to shop at the Comox Valley Farmer’s Market in the same physically distant,
Join CYMC’s new virtual masterclass sessions this summer! These programs will provide classical and jazz musicians with an unparalleled opportunity to learn from world-class musicians and gain a head start this summer. All classes will be delivered virtually through Zoom.
Georgia Straight Jazz Society has arranged two summer concerts by the Jenn Forsland Group on the stage at The Gardens on Anderton at 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm, Sunday, August 9th. These events have been carefully planned in association with
Cherie Hu, a music and tech journalist, has put together this extremely comprehensive document jam-packed with resources for all your livestreaming, collaborative needs. There are SO MANY, and as this document continues to evolve, there will be more and better.
PRINT is Vancouver Island’s newest non-profit artist run printmaking society established in August 2019. Our mandate is to connect contemporary printmakers and paper-based artists across the region highlighting contemporary printmaking practices, processes, and artists. We are launching the first annual BC Island Print
Give a beautiful piece of art a forever home! Comox Valley artist, Larissa McLean, hosts an online auction of her work, in support of Cumberland Community Forest Society. McLean says, After being an artist for over 25 years, a person
We’ve compiled all the resources we can find to help you get to re-opening as safely, quickly and a easily as possible. Take a look…. Provincial and Regional Government links Read and be familiar with the details of the Provincial