Downtown Kelowna Has a New, Exciting Art Market!

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Downtown Kelowna has a new, local art market and you don’t want to miss it! This summer, you can enjoy all kinds of local art at the Kelowna Art Market – from live music through to inspiring handcrafted pieces! An initiative of ARTSCO, the market will bring the Cultural District’s Art Walk Commons – the […]

SUMMER STUDENT JOB: Market Coordinator – 2 positions

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Position: Market Coordinator 2019 – 30-35 hours a week Type: seasonal, mid June – end of August 2019 – Canada Summer Jobs Program Organization: Arts Council of the Central Okanagan Location: Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Ave, Kelowna, BC The Kelowna Art Market is a brand new open-air vibrant market, promoting local artists […]

JOB POSTING: Part Time Administrative Coordinator

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Position: Administrative Coordinator 2019 – 8-10 hours a week Type: Permanent Part-Time Organization: Arts Council of the Central Okanagan Location: Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 Cawston Ave, Kelowna, BC We are looking for an organized, analytical Administrative Coordinator with exceptional communication and problem solving skills to handle office duties and analyze and optimize office […]

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: 2019 Artscape Exhibitions The Arts Council of the Central Okanagan is pleased to announce the next round of applications for the Artscape exhibition program. Artscape’s goal is to provide local artists with opportunities to market their work through special exhibitions in high profile locations throughout Kelowna. By participating in Artscape, artists are […]

Call for Artists

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Downtown Gallery is back for Culture Days 2017! ARTSCO is teaming up with local businesses in Downtown Kelowna to transform the Cultural District into one huge, beautiful, public art gallery! Artwork will be featured in the windows and on walls of the stores that line Bernard Avenue and the surrounding area. Shoppers, tourists, and residents […]

Volunteer With Us!

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Current Volunteer Opportunities: Artscape Exhibition Crew – year round The Arts Council of the Central Okanagan (Artsco) operates the Artscape Community Exhibition program that rotates exhibitions of artwork created by local artist through 9 locations including the Kelowna Community Theatre, the Downtown Kelowna, Mission and Rutland branches of the Okanagan Regional Library and Cottonwoods Extended […]

Arts on the Avenue – Applications Due May 24th

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Festivals Kelowna produces a funky one day, arts-focused, outdoor event celebrating and promoting our local artist community. 3 rd Annual Outdoor Visual Arts Event Thursday July 27, 2017 4pm to 10pm Bernard Ave (from Water to Ellis) Downtown Kelowna After two amazingly successful years– Arts on the Avenue is back for year three. This event […]

2017 Call for Nominations

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Nominations for the 10th Annual Okanagan Arts Awards will be open in Fall 2016. More information and tickets coming soon. Nominate an artist in the Central Okanagan for artistic excellence in: Visual Art: 2D/3D: drawing, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, installation, digital Dance: performer, performance, choreographer or company Theatre: producer, director, actor, specific production or company Music: singing, songwriting, performance (individuals, […]

Call for Art: Expressions of Death

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Last year, the Central Okanagan Hospice Association’s (COHA) Expressions of Death Community Art Show was seen by over 850 visitors and started a conversation about how art can communicate the challenging topic of dying, grief and life after. This year COHA is thrilled to announce that we will be holding Expressions of Death: personal journeys, […]

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: The Downtown Gallery

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For Culture Days 2016 we see the downtown core becoming one big art gallery with art in the window of every store. This partnership between art and business will showcase many fine downtown establishments and the work of local artists.