Central Island Studio Tour~ May 26 & 27

As an art appreciator, I can think of no more enjoyable way to spend a spring weekend than meandering along the Oceanside Route of Highway 19a and dropping in to random artist studios. If this is your idea of a great weekend, then start making plans to catch the 2018 Central Island Studio Tour. This...
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A new exhibition opens at CVAG Friday evening, May 18 at 7PM.

It is an exciting time at the Comox Art Gallery as the team continues with existing projects and prepares for a new exhibition and future events. You are invited to join us this Friday, May 18 for the opening of the exhibition  TOUCHING EARTH BODIES. The gallery doors will open at 6pm for previewing of the artwork prior to the opening...
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Village Market Day welcomes the Comox Valley!

The streets of Legendary Cumberland will be ​a hive of excitement and activity this Saturday with over 1​50 art, craft and specialty vendors, incredible merchant specials, community groups, live music, a box car derby, ​plant sales and much much more! The annual Village Market Day celebration​ is set to fill the streets this Saturday May ​19th from 10 am till 4 pm in the heart of...
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We’re hiring! Part time awesome Market Assistant needed.

The Downtown Courtenay Summernight Markets are coming back... and we need an extra hand! Are you the perfect candidate? It's a one-day and a-couple-hours-a-week job, that requires someone outgoing, energetic, strong and creative. It's OUTDOORS, rain or shine and involves talking with the public a lot, and being extremely diplomatic and professional. If this is...
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Forest Stories Summer Arts Camp

This NEW 2-week Forest Stories Summer Camp ​is presented by the Cumberland Community Forest Society, Elevate and Convoy​. Designed for 7–12 year olds​,​ the program is built around theatre, ​art,​ music and forest myths and legends. The connecting themes are creativity, nature and community.  9 am 3 pm ​daily ​July 16-20 and 23-27 and final celebration Saturday July 28th in #6 Park.​This engaging program ​will...
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Originals Only – CALL FOR ENTRY

The 16th Annual Originals Only fine art show and sale will be held on Aug, 11 & 12, 2018 at Comox Marina Park. This unique outdoor event is open to painters and sculptors living on Vancouver, the surrounding outer islands and Powell River. This is a juried show but the jurying process allows for the...
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ART INSTALLATIONS AT THE NORTH ISLAND HOSPITAL

The Comox Valley Art Gallery’s creative team has worked with the North Island Hospital, K’ómoks First Nation, Elder Barb Whyte, local artists, an art therapist, and students, parents, and educators from Queneesh Elementary School to create artwork for various hospital spaces. The CVAG team has been supported by ABC Printing for the most recent installations...
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CVAG Welcomes New Arrivals

The Comox Valley Art Gallery welcomes the arrival of Victoria-based artists Valerie Salez and Lindsay Katsaktaske Delaronde with guest curator Toby Lawrence for Touching Earth Bodies, a collective exploration of Vancouver Island’s rainforest and the history of, and ongoing, deforestation practices and impacts. An exhibition, artist performances, a make art project and CVAG’s Creative Residency 2018 are part...
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