PRAS is a volunteer-based, non-profit society serving the districts of Tofino and Ucluelet, and First Nations communities in the Clayoquot Sound/ Long Beach area, on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Our goal is to help build happy, healthy communities by bringing people together through arts and Read more [...]
British Columbia’s Art Councils and Cultural Centres bring art and culture to your community. Art directors in BC work to curate local experiences enriched with history, local artistry, and educational programs.
First, visit a community-supported gallery like the Art Gallery at Evergreen Cultural Centre in Coquitlam. Next, experience hands-on workshops lead by local artists through Ptarmigan Arts on Pender Island. Afterward, try an afternoon intensive at Caetani Cultural Centre in Vernon, or leave the family at home and attend the Sidney Fine Art Show, hosted by ArtSea Community Arts Council! Looking for work? The BC Alliance for Arts and Culture job board can help you start your artistic career! Just visiting? Many Cultural Centres offer half-day classes. You can learn songwriting, painting, sewing, theatre, dance, ceramics, cooking, storytelling and more.
Undoubtedly, art and culture in BC is thriving, and Art-BC.com brings you right to the artists doorstep!