The BC Alliance for Arts + Culture is British Columbia’s foremost arts information aggregator and a resource to the arts, cultural and heritage sector. The Alliance represents over 450 members, consisting of organizations, non-profit groups, professional associations, municipalities, cultural workers, and individual artists, reflecting the diversity of creative interests across 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!
ArtStarts in Schools is a charitable organization that expands the role of art in education to activate learning and nurture creativity in British Columbia’s young people. Since 1996, ArtStarts has collaborated with educators, artists, families, and community to promote art as an essential part of learning and life. Visit Read more [...]
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Founded in 2003, The BC Achievement Foundation is an independent organization that celebrates the spirit of excellence in our province and across Canada. BC Achievement serves to honour the best of British Columbia, while inspiring young people in their own endeavours. By recognizing the accomplishments of our artists, volunteers and Read more [...]