Art Lab Sunday: Collaborative Mural

Nanaimo Art Gallery 150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC

Celebrate sustainability month and join us in creating a collaborative mural using natural materials. Drop-in on the first and third Sunday of every month for a fun and inspired hands-on art project with family and friends. Art Lab Sundays are a creative way to spend your Sunday afternoon! Free for Members, $5 for Non-Members

$5

K’ÓMOKS FESTIVAL 2023

Puntledge RV Campground 4624 Condensory Road, Courtenay

We will be coming together on June 21st to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day. ​The day begins with a Welcoming Ceremony with Hereditary Chiefs, Elected Officials, Staff & Delegates from the K'ómoks First Nation. We will celebrate together through art, music, dance, workshops, storytelling, and delicious food. Those in attendance will be honoured with entry […]

Free
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Jun 23-24 Luis Porretta Fine Arts Store Auction

Nanaimo North Town Centre 4750 Rutherford Road, Nanaimo, BC

Retirement is about taking time to enjoy all the things you’ve collected over the years, so here’s a huge opportunity to retire with style or expand on yours, starting with the finest of art and antiques. Luis Porretta is retiring and this 2-day unreserved auction follows a 2-day preview of fine art and antiques from […]

Nanaimo Ceramic Arts Grand Opening of our New Location

Nanaimo Ceramic Arts 115 Chapel st, Nanaimo

Nanaimo Ceramic Arts has moved to a new space at 115 Chapel Street, and we want to show off our new Gallery, Art Room and Clay Classroom so we are having a Grand Opening. Please join us for studio fun, on Saturday, July 8th, from 1 pm to 5 pm. Check out the gallery, participate […]

Free

Studio Tour San Pareil / Parksville

Parksville/Qualicum Beach Parksville/Qualicum Beach, BC

"Artists in and around the communities of Parksville , Qualicum Beach are opening up their studios for two days to allow you the opportunity to chat with them about how they create beautiful works of art. We will be showcasing 26 artists at 13 locations. This year,   some of the artists have  agreed to donate […]

Free

Art Lab Sunday: Photo Booth Fun

Nanaimo Art Gallery 150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC

Come and make your own photo booth props and turn yourself into a character straight out of a graphic novel! This activity is inspired by our exhibition Gutters Are Elastic. Drop-in on the first and third Sunday of every month for a fun and inspired hands-on art project with family and friends. Art Lab Sundays […]

$5

Placeholders – Tristram Lansdowne

CVAC Annex Gallery 2687 James St., Duncan, BC

An exciting retrospective of works by artist Tristram Lansdowne. This exclusive show exhibits works from private collections. "Tristram Lansdowne (b. 1983, Victoria, BC) is a visual artist whose work primarily engages in the historical and cultural representation of organized space and architecture. He received a MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2016 […]

Art Lab Sunday: Comic Book Pages

Nanaimo Art Gallery 150 Commercial Street, Nanaimo, BC

Have a look at our exhibition Gutters are Elastic, and then come into Art Lab to draw your own comic book page. Drop-in on the first and third Sunday of every month for a fun and inspired hands-on art project with family and friends. Art Lab Sundays are a creative way to spend your Sunday […]

$5

Birds, Blooms & Barnyards

Arbutus & PORTALS Galleries 2687 James St, Duncan, BC

Come down and see this whimsical show exhibiting a collection of works from artists Pauline Dueck and Val Konig. About the artists: "Pauline has developed her own bold style. She loves painting large, color-saturated images, in a realistic yet painterly style. Her subjects frequently reflect her country roots, featuring animals and dramatic florals, often with […]

Thirsty Thursday with Lost Arts Club – Tree of Life

40 Knots Winery 2400 Anderton Road, Comox, BC

Join us for a fun Craft Night during Thirsty Thursday with Lost Arts Club. Crafting runs from 6 - 8 pm, but the Terrace will be open from 5 - 9 pm! Create your own unique tree of life by wrapping copper wire and glass or gemstone beads around a green coated aluminum 14" circular […]

$28

Visions – Art Exhibition

ArtSea Gallery 9565 Fifth Street, Sidney

An exciting exhibition will land in Sidney for a short time only Have you ever considered the word “vision”? Five talented artists explore their interpretation of “Vision”. Together they will present sculpture, painting, fibre arts, glass arts, photography, and more. Key Event Information: Dates September Sept 15 - 21, 2023 10am – 5pm Times: 10am […]

Free
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Sep 15-16 Lancewood Estate Liquidation in Lantzville

Private Residence - Lantzville

This answers the question of how can you fit so much exotic into so quaint a space and fit the words cloisonne, netsuke, cleron, diorama, bonsai, jade and Amari into one sentence – with a little artistic flair. This massive 2-day sale of Oriental collectibles represents a lifetime of collecting around the world with many […]