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 […]


These are the final days to see the exhibitions in CVAG’s convergent program SPACE BETWEEN US, and they’re marking the final day with a special event on Saturday. At 1pm artists, writers, curators and the public will gather together virtually for the launch of the SPACE BETWEEN US interactive publication. This anthology holds the work of artists […]


Share your love! Tell someone you love them with original artwork. For Valentine’s Day buy art and give from the heart! A valentine’s missive from Lucy Schappy!

Comox Valley Music Studio Expands to New Audiences

Nestled in the well loved arts community of “Tin Town”, this well loved music education hub had seen students and teachers making music for over a decade.  Motif alumni have been seen pursuing music overseas and in university music programs across Canada.  For other Motif graduates, music has enriched their everyday lives and has provided a safe space in a world of inevitable change.

North Island Writers Conference Continues

We’re very excited for this new format for our 2021 conference,” said Joline Martin, chair of the NIWC. “Going virtual has allowed for more flexibility in scheduling and allows us to increase access for writers in our region and beyond.” Workshops run throughout the month until Jan. 29.

Writers Readings

The Comox Valley Writers Society monthly reading has transitioned to virtual readings on Zoom.  This month’s reading is tonight, Thursday, 10 December, and features poets from the newly released poetry anthology of 38 Comox Valley poets, many of whom will be reading tonight.  The book, titled Drift, is bound to include someone you know and […]