Celebrating Sculpture In Our City Together!

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The City of Penticton Arts, Creative and Cultural Innovations Committee (ACCIC) Penticton Public Sculpture Exhibition Opening Saturday May 6, 10:00 am Meet in front of Penticton City Hall *** Celebrate the launch of this exciting project initiated by the City of Penticton Arts, Creative and Cultural Innovations (ACCI) Committee.  Meet the Artists and receive a … Read More

“New Beginnings” Art Show at Leir House May 5 to 26!

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     During this long awaited spring season why not pair your wine touring with some Art touring ! The Artists of the South Okanagan-Similkameen are pleased to be showing a collection of member works in their upcoming spring exhibit “New Beginnings” at Leir House Cultural Centre, 220 Manor Park Avenue, Penticton B.C.     Duration of … Read More

Spring Concert with the Okanagan Youth Orchestra May 14th!

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Join your Okanagan Symphony Youth Orchestra for our spring concert series with our season finale concert at the Cleland Theatre featuring local Penticton student composer and pianist Wynn Nordlund.  Program: Richard Kram Fanfare for Brass and Percussion Beethoven Romance in F Wynn Nordlund – Student composition Piano Concerto in E minor, 1st mvt: Allegro risoluto … Read More

CanwaxWest Call to Artists – Brilliant Moments 2017

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Brilliant Moments 2017  CanwaxWest is now accepting submissions for Brilliant Moments 2017. This celebration of encaustic painting will exhibit from May 27th – June 25th 2017. This show will be a joint venture with a of abstract artists from the Okanagan Valley. Location: Peachland Art Gallery 5684 Beach Ave. Send submissions via email to Mandy … Read More

RYGA FESTIVAL SHORT PLAY COMPETITION

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The Ryga Festival Society is holding a 10-minute new play competition and invites writers in the greater Okanagan Valley to submit their original, unproduced short plays. There are cash prizes for the top three plays (first prize, $100) and winning plays will be performed at a showcase during the Ryga Festival in Summerland, Sept 1-4, … Read More

Salt Spring National Art Prize Announces 2017 Call for Submissions

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The Salt Spring National Art Prize (SSNAP) has announced the launch its second national juried competition of Canadian visual art. The intent of SSNAP is to encourage artists whose practice demonstrates originality, quality, integrity and creativity—resulting in significant work with visual impact and depth of meaning. Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada who are … Read More