From Old to Art

Renew. Restore. Reinvent. Artists were invited to consider themes of renewal. Interpretations may be broad – such as taking something old & imposing meaning or repurposing […]

A Body of Work III

Learning to draw from a live model is a traditional cornerstone of art training. Drawing the figure offers the ultimate artistic discipline because it presents every […]

A Retrospective by Jim Malo

Embark on a visual journey through Jim Malo's retrospective, unveiling years of diverse printmaking and paintings including linoleum block prints, etchings, watercolours and more. Witness the […]

Youth Arts Showcase: Embrace Imperfection

The theme for this year’s youth art show is Embrace Imperfection. The show celebrates the artistic talents of Cowichan Valley youth (aged 13-21), and participation is free. Art […]

Warmland Calligraphers

Show Dates: March 14 -28 The Warmland Calligraphers return! Visit our CVAC Annex gallery to see these unique works in person. About the Group: "A class […]

Cowichan Artisans

The Cowichan Artisans are a group of professional artisans who operate galleries, studios and create on a full-time basis. Eclectic offerings range from fine furniture, ceramics, […]

Fired Up! Honouring 40 Years

Fired Up! Contemporary Works in Clay is the longest running ceramic exhibition group in Canada. Join us in April to see the works of some of […]

Animal Magnetism: Todd McAneely

   Todd McAneeley is a self taught wood carver that specializes in carvings of wildlife that live in North America. You will see some carvings of […]

Fine Arts Show 2024

About the Cowichan Valley Fine Arts Show The Cowichan Valley Fine Art Show is the largest open, non-juried,  art show on the Island and features work […]

Fine Arts Show Opening Night

Join us for the Fine Art Show Opening on Thursday May 9, 7 - 9 pm here at the CVAC galleries in the Cowichan Community Centre. […]

Art Attack 2024

Art Attack is Back! Don't panic if you haven't got your tickets yet, you can buy your tickets at the door! Join us while we put […]

“The First” Islands Printmaking Biennial 2024

“The First” Islands Printmaking Biennial 2024 is hosted by Printmakers Only Group (The POGs), established in the Cowichan Valley, BC, in 1989. A show connecting printmaking groups and […]