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Arts Council of the Central Okanagan is a resource centre and advocate for the arts in Kelowna and Central Okanagan. Find us at:
203-1905 Evergreen Court,
Kelowna, BC V1Y 9L4
Email: Click here
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2011 Civic Award Winners
The Civic Awards 2011 honourees, shown above, were Quinn Best and Grace Kim.
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The 2009 Award honourees, shown below, were George Cwiklewski and Evan Kascak.
The 2008 Award honourees, shown below, were Randy Leslie and Hayley Blais.
The 2007 Civic Awards honourees, shown below, were Gayle Liman and Melissa Wilmot.
The 2006 Civic Awards honourees, shown below, were Neal Facey and Carmen Harris.
The 2005 Civic Awards honourees, shown below, were Hugh Parsons and Josh Ferguson.
Arts in Communities
Artscape is an exciting programme offered by the Arts Council of the Central Okanagan giving emerging artists space to display their artwork. There are currently four venues that feature a different artist every two months.
» Kelowna Main Library, 1380 Ellis St 250.762.2800
» Westbank Public Library, 31-2484 Main St. 250.768.4369
» Kelowna Community Theatre, 1375 Water St. 250.762.2471
» Cottonwoods, 1304 Ethel St. 250.861.4123
» Kelowna Mission Library, 4105 Gordon Dr. 250 764 2254
» Okanagan College, 1000 KLO Drive
Interested in applying?
First, check to see that you meet the qualification requirements. Next, fill out our application form. Finally, you will be contacted, and we will set up an appointment to view your work selected for display.
Artwork will be shown at one of the locations for up to two months. There will be a commission fee of 10%
for art sold at the venue.
Applicant Qualifications Artscape Contract
» Artists can be of any age
» Artists can be beginners through to professional
» Only two dimensional work such as photography and
paintings are currently accepted. These locations do not guarantee the safety of art forms such as
sculpture and pottery.
» Artists must be a member of the Arts Council of the Central Okanagan. Fees are nominal. Click here to join.
» Framed art is preferred, but not necessary.
Artscape Application and Contract Forms
Download and fill out the Contract Form. The application process should only take a few minutes.