Ukrainian Children’s Art Show

Ukrainian Children’s Art Show

The violent images from Ukraine on the TV news are deeply troubling. The Cowichan Valley Arts Council is presenting images of the conflict from another point of view in a display of Ukrainian children’s art this month. Beyond the News: Ukrainian Children’s Art, will...
Cowichan Valley Fine Arts Show FAQ

Cowichan Valley Fine Arts Show FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions   What is an open art show? An open art show accepts every entry. So why do you have a jury? We have three jurors who will select the prize winners. Cash prizes this year! When can I register? Registration ends April 9.  The show runs...
Fine Arts Show Registration and Event information

Fine Arts Show Registration and Event information

Organizers are planning some new events from a preview for art buyers to an art contest and a Mother’s Day tea as part of the annual Cowichan Valley Fine Art Show, May 5-29, run for more than 50 years in the community. Right now the deadline for artists looms:...
Summer Art Camps 2022 Announced

Summer Art Camps 2022 Announced

After students put away the textbooks for the summer, the Cowichan Valley Arts Council will be ready to encourage them to express themselves artistically in six different themed art camps from fibre arts to sculpting and acting. Registration online begins April 7,...
Art Attack – Call to Artists

Art Attack – Call to Artists

10 artists will spontaneously create paintings inspired by live music, believe you have what it takes? 2 groups of 5 artists will battle during this special social event happening May 13. The people’s choice winners in each group will have a final paint-off for...
Award Winners Announced for Art of Math and Youth Shows

Award Winners Announced for Art of Math and Youth Shows

Outstanding work by youth artists has earned awards at two new art shows at the Cowichan Valley Arts Council galleries. The Art of Math, a show for students and artists showing the beauty of patterns from the golden ratio to Escher-like tessellations, runs March 1 to...