a Feminine Vision – Works by Maggie Hazell-Rosen

This artist was the first female to display art in both Vancouver and San Francisco that represented mid-century abstract Impressionism. The space is the first official show space for the Cowichan Public Art Gallery and is located downstairs at the Green Door heritage building at 126 Ingram St in downtown Duncan.

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Fernwood Art Stroll 2023

Fernwood and Oaklands neighbourhoods

The 15th annual Fernwood Art Stroll takes place the weekend of June 10th and 11th this year. Twenty-five artists are opening their studios, homes, and gardens in various locations in Fernwood and Oaklands to show a variety of arts and crafts. Stroll the leafy streets of Fernwood and Oaklands with the free downloadable map of […]



Chemainus Theatre Festival 9737 Chemainus Road, Chemainus

BY JOHNNA WRIGHT AND PATTY JAMIESON, BASED ON THE PLAY ANGEL STREET BY PATRICK HAMILTON Bella Manningham believes she is living an idyllic married life with her charming husband Jack, but is she? Items disappear, pictures move, and the gaslight dims. Bella worries that her grip on reality is slipping, and she will drive Jack […]

Give Birth Love Tooth

Nanaimo Art Gallery 150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC

Give Birth Love Tooth is a collaborative multimedia exhibition by Nanaimo-based collective Art Action Earwig, composed of Minah Lee, Wryly Andherson, and Tadafumi Tamura. The project started with a story about wisdom teeth, 사랑니, meaning Love Tooth in Korean. The artists begin the story, an autobiographical documentary-fiction, as follows: “On That Woman’s 38th birthday, That […]

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Robert Andrews: Wooden Boxes & More

Imagine That! 251 Craig Street, Duncan

Robert Andrews creates beautiful hand-crafted boxes from selected hardwoods found on Mayne Island. His boxes are finished in a variety of ways: a smooth velvety touch on the exterior, a superb use of live edge features, or a special colour enhancement. He also creates charcuterie and cribbage boards, as well as accent furniture pieces.

Cowichan Valley Fine Arts Show 2023

Arbutus & PORTALS Galleries 2687 James St, Duncan, BC

The Cowichan Valley Fine Art Show is the largest open (non-juried) art show on the Island and features work by emerging and renowned artists including painting and sculpture, jewelry design, furniture, photography and more. It has been organized annually since 1971 by CVAC.

stem ‘alu ‘u’ ni xe’xe What is Sacred?

Nanaimo Museum 100 Museum Way, Nanaimo, BC

Nanaimo Museum Feature Exhibit: Coast Salish art is a distinct style among the art of the Indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest. What is Sacred? explores the past, present and future of Coast Salish art, highlighting a selection of artists from Snuneymuxw and other nations of the mid-island region. The historical and contemporary art in […]

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Salt Spring Studio Tour

Runs year round self driven tour of various studios on Salt Spring Island Pick up a map on the ferry and follow the blue and white sheep signs


Innisfree Farm & Botanic Garden Open House and Plant Sale

Innisfree Farm and Botanic Garden 3636 Trent Road, Royston

We invite you to join us for our annual plant sale and a full day of nature-immersion activities. Our nursery is bursting with unusual medicinal herbs and ornamental plants for sale. Enjoy farm-harvested tea and explore over 300 labeled plants in the themed gardens. Come by for a short visit or enjoy the whole day […]


May 27 Emery Moving Liquidation in Nanaimo

Private Residence - Nanaimo

We put the decorative in decor with a bird’s eye view of artistry in every instance of pottery & Persian silk, plus sterling silver to care for your hair & funky furnishings that will make everyone smile. This one-day sale is full of exciting items such as antique and vintage Teak furniture featuring a birds […]