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...
Raindrops for Rainfest

Raindrops for Rainfest

Rainfest is a new music and arts event Feb 18-27, 2022. For students, CVAC has a raindrop that you can colour while you contemplate the value and importance of rain. Send us your artist statement as well if you wish. Just print off this drop and bring it in to CVAC...
Art of Math

Art of Math

Numbers can be beautiful, whether expressed in the spiral of a seashell, the patterns of a fern or the angles of a geodesic dome.  The Cowichan Valley Arts Council is presenting a special art show, The Art of Math, that explores the beauty of mathematics, March 1 to...
Food photography show celebrates producers

Food photography show celebrates producers

Art show:  Nourish: Food Photography Celebration      Jan. 6-27, 2022 With photographs by local commercial food photographer and stylist, owner of Polaris Creative, Jules Sherred, NOURISH is a celebration of local food and beverage producers, farmers, vineyards, and...
Printmakers Return to CVAC Annex

Printmakers Return to CVAC Annex

Art Show: Printmakers Only Group    Dates:  Oct. 30 to Nov. 13 A show by the Printmakers Only Group (known as POG) is a welcome annual event, and this year’s show, called Please Be Seated, features framed art, matted prints and cards from the 11 participating artists...
Wildlife Show: Todd McAneeley returns to CVAC

Wildlife Show: Todd McAneeley returns to CVAC

Todd McAneeley likes to use off-cuts – scrap wood that is destined for the burn pile – to create his art. A self-taught wood carver, he creates one-of-a-kind coffee tables and wall art that come from his deep love of nature and his decades of experience working with...