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

Pacific Contact 2018 Opens Showcase Applications

The BC Touring Council has opened online showcase applications for its annual touring conference, Pacific Contact 2018. The deadline for applications is June 30.

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Register Now Before REVOLUTION Sells Out!

Registration for REVOLUTION: Engaging Human Creativity, the Alliance's annual conference happening June 8 in Vancouver, is near capacity – register today!

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"This Panel Reflects a Rise for REVOLUTION": An Interview with South Asian Heritage Arts Advocate Nina Buddhdev

Check out this Q&A with Nina Buddhdev, the moderator of REVOLUTION 2017's feature panel, "Cultural Diversity in Artistic Practice."

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It's a REVOLUTION: Ben Cameron On Ways Your Audience Is Changing

It's a REVOLUTION: Ben Cameron On Ways Your Audience Is Changing

Anyone who cares about the arts should pay attention to Ben Cameron. He's one of America's most important arts administrators and he says there's a REVOLUTION going on in the arts world.

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REVOLUTION Programming Update: Brenda Leadlay on "Leading the Way on Arts Advocacy"

Brenda Leadlay presents her workshop "Leading the Way on Arts Advocacy" at REVOLUTION: Engaging Human Creativity, the Alliance's annual conference on June 8.

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Vancouver Art Gallery Hosts Institute of Asian Art Inaugural Symposium

The Vancouver Art Gallery will host Deconstructing Diaspora: Institute of Asian Art Inaugural Symposium, from May 18-19, 2017. The Symposium will consider how contemporary art and its institutions participate in the construction and experience of Asian diasporas in Vancouver and elsewhere, beginning with a keynote address by Dr. Vishakha Desai.

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REVOLUTION Schedule At a Glance

The Alliance's annual conference REVOLUTION: Engaging Human Creativity takes place Thursday, June 8. Here's the entire schedule at a glance. Register by noon, May 12, and benefit from our early bird registration discount. 

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REVOLUTION Programming Update: "Cultural Diversity in Artistic Practice"

Nina Buddhdev will moderate the panel "Cultural Diversity in Artistic Practice" featuring Tom Hunter, Dr. Michelle La Flamme, Sunny Matharu, Sudnya Mulye and Fay Nass at REVOLUTION: Engaging Human Creativity, the Alliance's annual conference on June 8. Early bird registration is open now! 

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REVOLUTION Programming Update: "Citizen Engagement" with Franco Boni

Franco Boni will deliver his workshop, "Citizen Engagement" at REVOLUTION: Engaging Human Creativity, the Alliance's annual conference on June 8. Early bird registration is open now! 

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REVOLUTION Programming Update: "From Art to Action: Building Anti-Racist Solidarity and Allyship Skills for Artists & Arts Organizations"

Anoushka Ratnarajah, lee williams boudakian and mia susan amir will deliver their workshop, "From Art to Action: Building Anti-Racist Solidarity and Allyship Skills for Artists & Arts Organizations" at REVOLUTION: Engaging Human Creativity, the Alliance's annual conference on June 8. Early bird registration is open now! 

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REVOLUTION Programming Update: Dr. Ray Hsu on "Virtual Reality and the Dark Side of Empathy"

Dr. Ray Hsu will deliver his workshop, "Virtual Reality and the Dark Side of Empathy," at REVOLUTION: Engaging Human Creativity, the Alliance's annual conference on June 8. We'll be opening early bird registration next week, so stay tuned!

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REVOLUTION Programming Update: Teara Fraser on "Exploring Reconciliation Through Arts and Culture"

Teara Fraser of the Raven Institute will deliver her workshop, "Exploring Reconciliation Through Arts and Culture," at REVOLUTION: Engaging Human Creativity, the Alliance's annual conference on June 8. Don't miss it!

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Save the Date! Alliance's Annual Conference, REVOLUTION: Engaging Human Creativity

Save the Date! Alliance's Annual Conference, REVOLUTION: Engaging Human Creativity

Save the date! The annual conference of the BC Alliance for Arts + Culture will be held Thursday, June 8, 2017 at the Orpheum Annex and VSO School of Music's Pyatt Hall in Vancouver. This year’s event will feature keynote speaker Ben Cameron, a passionate and articulate arts advocate who has been working in the cultural sector for over 35 years.

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HERITAGE: Imagining Futures Conference Update

HERITAGE: Imagining Futures Conference Update

Heritage BC has booked the Robert Bateman Centre in Victoria for their upcoming conference, HERITAGE: Imagining Futures, from May 4 to 6.

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Registration is Open for HERITAGE: Imagining Futures

Heritage BC has opened registration for its 2017 conference, HERITAGE: Imagining Futures, to take place in Victoria May 4-6, 2017.

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Call for Participants: Global Cultural Leadership Programme

The Cultural Diplomacy Platform has issued a call for participants for its upcoming second Global Cultural Leadership Programme. The Programme will take place June 19-23, 2017 in Athens, Greece. The deadline for applications is March 25.

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Final Weeks to Register for Actsafe Safety Conference

The work safety conference takes place February 20-22 and offers registrants a free performing arts safety orientation workshop, as well as an Occupational First Aid Level One course.

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Alliance Discount to Attend National Arts Marketing, Development and Ticketing Conference

Arts Reach, the US-based Association Of Arts Management, Marketing & Development Professionals, is extending a special offer to Alliance constituents who register for its conference by January 31.

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Registration Open: DTRC Presents on the MOVE 2017

Dancer Transition Resource Centre's dynamic career planning and networking conference for dancers entering professional careers takes place February 24 in Vancouver. 

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20th Annual Canadian Arts Summit Opens to Letters of Interest

From May 12-14 the Canadian Arts Summit will bring together 150 arts leaders from across the country to imagine the future of Canada’s creative life.

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