AIRBORNE ART PROJECT The Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada is hosting its 3rd annual Airborne Art Project putting out an open call for all artists in all mediums. They write: Throw caution to the wind and let your imagination take flight! The Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada is pleased to launch its 3rd […]

The Urban Shaman Gallery invites the public to their Gallery on Saturday, May 27 at 3pm  and to the AGSM on the evening of Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 7pm for Lita Fontaine’s book launch! The Urban Shaman Gallery writes: While Lita Fontaine is a contemporary visual artist, just as importantly she is a traditionalist in […]

Two Months Remaining for Artist Submissions to the Salt Spring National Art Prize (SSNAP). Offering $30,000 in Awards. The intent of SSNAP is to encourage artists whose practice demonstrates originality, quality, integrity and creativity, resulting in significant work with visual impact and depth of meaning. Canadian artists and permanent residents of Canada are invited to submit […]

The School of Art and School of Art Gallery are pleased to present thesis exhibitions and oral examinations by Master of Fine Art students in two parts: 3… 2.. 1. Chaos: Mallory Donen, Bonnie Marin, and Pancho Puelles; with the second exhibition including works by Hassan Kamali Jami, Lori Lofgren and Kelley Morrell. All events […]

The School of Art Gallery has two Gallery Assistant Positions.  2 Summer Positions (up to 12 weeks) Both jobs: Start date: May 29, 2017 Job 1: Anticipated end date: August 18, 2017 (12 wks) Job 2: Anticipated end date: July 28, 2017 (9 wks) Salary: $13.50 per hour / 35 hours a week Application deadline: […]

This year’s BFA Show was a great success. The School of Art showcased many talented artists in many different medias, although the artwork of one graduating students struck a chord with the crowd. This is what winner of People’s Choice, Elysia Shumka had to say: “I work with ceramics to create work inspired by biology. […]

For Graduating Students: May 1st to June 30th: Large Format Printing has been extended to all SoA 2017 graduating students. Book an appointment by email ( to set up a print time for this offering. Payment will be by debit for this offering.

Public Programs Assistant Plug In ICA is seeking an enthusiastic and professional individual as our Public Programs Assistant.  This is a paid internship opportunity. Candidates must be under 30 years old, a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, and be returning to school following the internship to meet eligibility requirement outlined by Young Canada Works. This term position, […]

Capture Speaker Series: Shep Steiner Art historian and critic Shep Steiner suggests that we need to re-evaluate popular understandings of Roland Barthes’s influential and much-quoted text Camera Lucida. He posits Barthes’s book has largely escaped capture by its best and closest interpreters because they have not fully comprehended the problem that photography poses for memory. […]

The Roundtable features Indigenous Leaders from across the country sharing their experiences and perspectives on empowering Indigenous peoples, improving education in Indigenous communities and advancing reconciliation. It will be moderated by The Right Honourable Paul Martin, Former Prime Minister of Canada. For more details please click here. Date:      Thursday, May 4, 2017 Time:      11:00 a.m. […]