The latest news on BC's arts, culture and heritage sector.

CHRC to Host Presentations on Labour Market Information Study

CHRC to Host Presentations on Labour Market Information Study

The Cultural Human Resources Council is going across the country to present the newly minted Labour Market Information study of the Canadian cultural workforce. The public is invited to free sessions in Vancouver (September 20) and Victoria (September 21).

Read More

Kelowna’s 2020-2025 Cultural Plan Endorsed by Council

Kelowna’s 2020-2025 Cultural Plan Endorsed by Council

Kelowna City Council has approved a new strategic direction for the development of cultural services in Kelowna, in the form of a new 2020-2025 Cultural Plan.

Read More

CAPACOA and BC Alliance Host Linked Digital Future Workshop in Vancouver

CAPACOA and BC Alliance Host Linked Digital Future Workshop in Vancouver

As part of the Linked Digital Future initiative, CAPACOA will host three workshops on Preparing for the Digital Shift to build collective digital capacity for the performing arts. The Vancouver workshop takes place on Monday, November 18.

Read More

Weaving Wellness: Schedule at a Glance

Weaving Wellness: Schedule at a Glance

Click through to see the Weaving Wellness Schedule at a Glance, and register at an early bird rate by Monday, September 16!

Read More

Vancouver City Council Passes Culture|Shift Cultural Plan

Vancouver City Council has approved Culture|Shift, the new 10-year cultural plan prioritizes affordable and accessible spaces, cultural equity, accessibility, reconciliation and decolonization.

Read More

Upcoming PLEO Workshops in Vancouver, Victoria and Skidegate

Upcoming PLEO Workshops in Vancouver, Victoria and Skidegate

Pacific Legal Education & Outreach is offering workshops in September and October on recordkeeping and the Civil Resolution Tribunal. Click through for more info on dates and times!

Read More

City of Victoria Seeks Indigenous Artist in Residence

City of Victoria Seeks Indigenous Artist in Residence

First Nations, Inuit and Métis professional artists across the country are invited to apply for the position of Indigenous Artist in Residence at the City of Victoria. The deadline is October 4.

Read More

Visceral Visions Opens CultureBrew.Art, A Web Platform for Indigenous and Racialized Artists

Visceral Visions Opens CultureBrew.Art, A Web Platform for Indigenous and Racialized Artists

CultureBrew.Art, a digital platform that features a searchable database of Indigenous and racialized artists, opened for membership September 5. Click through to find out more, including a special offer for BC Alliance readers.

Read More

Jacqueline Massey to Step Down as Bowen Island Arts Council ED

After more than a decade as the executive director of the Bowen Island Arts Council, Jacqueline Massey will step down on December 31.

Read More

More People You'll Meet at Weaving Wellness, the BC Alliance's Annual Conference

More People You'll Meet at Weaving Wellness, the BC Alliance's Annual Conference

Introducing Margo Kane, Julie Lebel and Carmen Papalia, three of the speakers who’ll be on deck at Weaving Wellness, the BC Alliance’s annual conference.

Read More

Kamloops Opens Nominations for Annual Arts Awards

Kamloops Opens Nominations for Annual Arts Awards

Nominations are now open for the City of Kamloops’s annual arts awards, to be presented at the Mayor’s Gala for the Arts in January. You can nominate until October 11.

Read More

BC Heritage Awards Opens Nominations

Heritage BC has opened nominations for the BC Heritage Awards. Nominate by November 8!

Read More

Canadian Dance Assembly Launches New Dance Across Canada Map

Canadian Dance Assembly Launches New Dance Across Canada Map

The Canadian Dance Assembly has launched the new Dance Across Canada Map, which identifies, quantifies and describes the ecology, economy and environment of dance in Canada.

Read More

Who You'll Meet at Weaving Wellness

Who You'll Meet at Weaving Wellness

We're excited to announce some of the artists and experts who will be joining us September 30-October 1 at the Roundhouse in Vancouver.

Read More

artsvest B.C. Extends Application Deadline

artsvest B.C. Extends Application Deadline

artsvest B.C. has extended its 2019-20 deadline to September 26, 2019. It has also added an online information session, to take place September 12.

Read More

What to Expect at Weaving Wellness, the BC Alliance's Annual Conference!

What to Expect at Weaving Wellness, the BC Alliance's Annual Conference!

We've worked with our partners at the Vancouver Park Board and the Roundhouse to create an innovative framework for Weaving Wellness (Sept. 30-Oct. 1 in Vancouver), which incorporates Indigenous protocols and practices, and reflects this year's theme: Arts, Health and Well-Being.

Read More

Canada Council Digital Strategy Fund to Host Facebook Live Event

Canada Council Digital Strategy Fund to Host Facebook Live Event

To help answer last-minute questions on the Digital Strategy Fund, the Canada Council is hosting a Facebook Live event on September 4.

Read More

City of Richmond Opens Applications for 2020 Project Grants

City of Richmond Opens Applications for 2020 Project Grants

Registered non-profit arts and culture organizations are invited to apply for the City of Richmond's 2020 Arts & Culture Project Grant program, which offers grants of up $5,000. Apply by October 28.

Read More

CAPACOA Launches New Report on Digital Future for Performing Arts

CAPACOA Launches New Report on Digital Future for Performing Arts

On August 21, CAPACOA presented its new report, "A Linked Digital Future for the Performing Arts: Leveraging Synergies along the Value Chain."

Read More

Realwheels Theatre Announces National Call for Playwright-in-Residence

Realwheels Theatre Announces National Call for Playwright-in-Residence

Realwheels Theatre has announced a national call for submissions for a playwright who lives with disability to participate in a residency beginning in 2020. All submissions must be received between September 15 and 30.

Read More

©2019 BC Alliance for Arts + Culture. All rights reserved | Privacy Policy