Frank Venables Theatre announces new Theatre Manager March 3, 2015
The Board of the Oliver Community Theatre Society is pleased to announce the hiring of Bettyanne Hampton as the manager of Oliver’s new Frank Venables Theatre.
Bettyanne, who spent her teenage years as a student in Osoyoos, has worked extensively in the field of arts management, presentation, and education for . . .
Mar 3, 2015
Art Exposed Jurors’ Choice Awards Art Exposed Jurors’ Choice Awards
announced at well-attended opening
Kamloops, BC — Close to 600 people attended the opening of the Kamloops Arts Council’s 5th annual ART EXPOSED exhibition at the Old Courthouse last Friday, Feb. 27.
ART EXPOSED is a 10-day open community art exhibition featuring work by area artists of all ages . . .
Feb 25, 2015
Artists overwhelmingly approve Canada’s first labour agreement with the National Gallery Artists overwhelmingly approve Canada’s first labour agreement with the National Gallery handshakeArtists across Canada have voted in record numbers to ratify Canada’s first scale agreement for visual artists at the National Gallery of Canada.
Major gains have been advanced for artists through this agreement, which sets out mandatory minimum fees and working conditions offered to . . .
Feb 24, 2015
Gaining access to the Royal BC Museum’s Collections Gaining access to the Royal BC Museum’s collections, research findings and fascinating stories behind its artifacts, specimens and archival records has become even easier, thanks to a new website, the first of its kind for a museum in Canada.
Today, the Royal BC Museum launched the Learning Portal (learning.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca), a window into . . .
Feb 18, 2015
2015 Canada Winter Games Coldsnap Festival: “Come In From The Cold” The BC Arts Council is pleased to be returning to Prince George this February as part of the 2015 Canada Winter Games Coldsnap Festival: “Come In From The Cold” Workshop Series.
Thursday, February 26
Art Space, 1685 — 3rd Ave.
Workshop/Discussion – Arts and Culture Needs in the North
The BC Arts Council will lead . . .
Feb 17, 2015
New Canada – BC Job Grant Program New Canada – BC Job Grant Program
The Canada-BC Job Grant is a cost-sharing program that helps employers offset the cost of training for new or current employees.
With this grant employers can be reimbursed for two-thirds of the cost of training (to a maximum government contribution of ,000 per grant) with employers . . .