PAUSE in the park Free Programming (PAUSE Pavilion, Vancouver, June)

VIVO Media Arts Centre presents Big Industrial Zoetrope, a solo exhibition by Artist-In-Residence, Tom Richardson, with exhibition text by Rebecca Brewer (VIVO Media Arts Centre Vancouver, June 1 – June 30)

2018 5th Annual Fred Cogswell Award For Excellence In Poetry (Vancouver,     
June 1 - Oct 1)

Children's Fest - Festival d'été francophone de Vancouver From noon to 4 p.m. various free activities will take place (face painting, art and crafts, clown...), there will be foodtrucks and Will Stroet will perform on the CSF Stage in the Studio 16. (Vancouver, June 16)

 VAFF Industry Insight Panel Series: Diversity in Filmmaking (Museum of Vancouver Vancouver, June 16)

Winner’s Announced for the 2018 Women in Film’s Spotlight Awards gala at Performance Works, Granville Island (Vancouver, June 19th 7pm)

The Shuffle - Port Moody Art Walk (various locations throughout Port Moody, June 22)

Heritage Vancouver's 6th Annual Bus Tour  Exclusive entry to enchanting, hand-picked private gardens on Vancouver’s West side(Vancouver, June 23-24)

RCLAS Writing Workshop: “ The Art of the Response” Facilitator: Shazia Hafiz Ramji (pin
Anvil Centre, Vancouver, June 30)

Indian Summer Festival (Various locations in Vancouver, July 5-15) 

Fire & Light Night 2018 evening of food, wine, 
fireworks plus fabulous entertainment (Vancouver Maritime Museum Vancouver, Aug 4)

Vancouver Queer Film Festival Presented by Out On Screen (Various locations in Vancouver, Aug. 9-19)  




News & Announcements

Call for VLAFF Youth Jury: Deadline: June 18, 2018 Youth from across BC between the ages of 18 and 30 are invited to be part of a youth-run film jury at the 16th Vancouver Latin American Film Festival, Aug. 23 - Sept. 2.   

Call For Submissions “Emergence” –  Plaskett Gallery Massey Theatre now accepting submissions from artists under 30 in any media for exhibition in November 2018 Please send your submission to, before July 1

First Nations Performance Art Collection from Grunt Archives Now Available Online


Heart on your sleeve - an anatomy and felting workshop (Beaumont Gallery, Vancouver, June 16th)

BCMA Webinar 14 This webinar explores how the Haida Gwaii Museum is innovatively making its archival collections accessible through software linked to its website. (Vancouver, June 19)

Cali Bell Vancouver Heritage Foundation presents Walking Tours with John Belshaw (June, 23)    

Gore: The Avenue That Slashes the East End Vancouver Heritage Foundation presents Walking Tours with John Belshaw (July 7)  

13th Annual West Coast Modern Home Tour presented by West Vancouver Museum's (Vancouver, July 14)

BCMA Webinar 15 Diving into Online Learning. Learn some of the tips and tricks for starting an online learning program from scratch, or discover some new ideas on how to add to your pre-existent program. (Vancouver, July 15)

FCA Workshop - 12 Secrets of Creativity This 2-part workshop will help you approach art and life more creatively by introducing 12 ideas that can help you enhance your creative process. (Federation Gallery, Vancouver, July 18 & July 25)

MEMBER NEWS SUBMISSION GUIDELINES and advertising guidelines

For information on submitting a Member News item, or to request advertising space, visit the Member News home page.