Grizzly print to raise funds

Comox Valley Photographic Society’s (CVPS) Showcase runs at the Pearl Ellis Gallery on March 4-27 with 38 prints on display. The 2020 exhibit was closed four days after opening by the lockdown and the prints hung for two months with no viewers. CVPS photographers are hopeful that the 2021 exhibit will make up for the […]

New exhibit at Artful : The Gallery

David Lane and Charlton Bullock – Dancing Through Despair Selected paintings by David Lane and Charlton Bullock; artists, writers, dancers and friends. Two Vancouver Island artists have joined forces for an intriguing juxtaposition of their art, bringing together their diverse styles for an entertaining and lively exhibition. Each has come to art via the circuitous […]

CVAG RE-OPENS with new show and expanded store inventory

The Comox Valley Art Gallery is bustling with activity as we get set to re-open after a two-week closure to paint and install. Our winter program SPACE BETWEEN US will run until the end of February. In these extraordinary times, our winter program will look different than in previous years. Due to COVID-19, our hours of operation […]

CALL FOR ARTISTS Ladysmith Fine Arts Show 2021

The Arts Council of Ladysmith and District welcomes all artists living and working on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands to participate in our 9th biennial and first virtual Juried Fine Art Show. Artwork accepted into the show will be on display on our website, from Friday February 5th, 2021 to Sunday February 28th, 2021. […]

Salt Spring National Art Prize

Announcing The Salt Spring National Art Prize’s 2021/22 prize awards of $41,000! CALL FOR ARTIST SUBMISSIONS OPENING JANUARY 1, 2021 SSNAP OFFERING $41,000 IN AWARDS SALT SPRING PRIZE – THE JOAN McCONNELL AWARD & RESIDENCY FOR OUTSTANDING WORK $20,000 ($15,000 and a $5,000 Salt Spring Island artist residency) JURORS’ CHOICE AWARDS Four awards of $3,000 […]

Affordable art featured at Pearl Ellis Christmas show

The Pearl Ellis Art Gallery will host its last Members’ Show and Sale of the year from November 26 to December 12. A wide range of styles by emerging and professional artists will be displayed and include watercolour, acrylic and oil paintings, photography, pottery, fibre art and more. All items are priced below $100, plus applicable taxes. Art […]