Ashcroft 2014 Annual Plein Air Paint-out – September 16, 17, and 18th

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Click here for: Plein Air Registration 2014 Once again Winding Rivers Arts & Performance Society is delighted to host our Annual Plein Air Paint-out.  Ashcroft’s community brand is “Wellness Awaits You.”  We think you will agree that creative expression is part of a healthy lifestyle.  We are trying something a little different this year by […]

Frac – an exhibition by Montreal artist Mitch Mitchell at the Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art

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The Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art welcomes Frac, a photo-based exhibition by Montreal artist Mitch Mitchell. Frac addresses the impacts of Canadian industrial process, specifically fracking and oil extraction, on the natural environment. In sequence, a series of Mitchell’s photos poetically depict a simple, winter-worn environment being corroded by mysterious disaster. Mitchell’s images range from […]

Alternator Gallery Exhibition: LIFE AFTER FACEB00K: KELOWNA, April 4 – May 17

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Learn more : After Faceb00k Media Release After Faceb00k: Kelowna is a localized exhibition presented by Montreal-based artists Serge-Olivier Rondeau and Charles-Antoine Blais Métivier. Beginning as a research project in the summer of 2012 at Centre Skol in Montreal, QC, After Faceb00k is an on-going archive of images taken from Facebook profiles. By accessing public […]

Okanagan Arts Awards 2014 Winners Announced

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      The Arts Council of the Central Okanagan is pleased to announce the winners for the 7th Annual Okanagan Arts Awards.  In total 41 nominations were adjudicated to be entered into this year’s Okanagan Arts Awards and all honourees were given recognition for their commitment and excellence in the arts at the Okanagan Arts Awards […]

2014 OKANAGAN ARTS AWARDS SHORT LIST ANNOUNCED

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NOMINEES MOVE FORWARD TO THE FINALS: Have you bought YOUR tickets yet? Come support your local talent!!! Arts Educator Award Rena Warren, Kelowna UBCO-Art History-Visual Culture, Kelowna Elizabeth Lupton, Penticton Central Okanagan Foundation Arts Association Award Enderby Artists Initiative, Enderby Kelowna Actors Studio, Kelowna Rotary Centre for the Arts, Kelowna Culinary Arts Geoffrey Couper, Kelowna […]

INTERNATIONAL SONGWRITING COMPETITION FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

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JUDGES INCLUDE TOM WAITS, AVICII, FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE, IMAGINE DRAGONS, DURAN DURAN, JOSHUA REDMAN, SELENA GOMEZ, AND MANY MORE March 6, 2014…Finalists for the 2013 International Songwriting Competition (ISC) have now been announced. Recognized as the most prestigious international songwriting competition in the world, ISC awards excellence in the field of songwriting. Representing a broad […]

New Partnership – Cool Arts Society & Alternator Centre

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Who:       Cool Arts Society    AND    Alternator Centre for Contemporary Art What:      Cool Art Co-op ~ Studio 111 Residency and Grand Opening Studio Tour and Art Sales When:     Grand Opening ~ Thursday, May 23, 2013 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Open Studio Program May 23, 2013 – Oct 31, 2013 Where:     Studio 111 Rotary Centre for the Arts, 421 […]