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At the May 23, 2017 Council meeting - A slideshow of the Port Moody Art Association's Mural Mosaic was presented.
Posted Date: May 25, 2017
The Port Moody Arts Centre, Port Moody Film Society, and Port Moody Station Museum are hosting their Annual General Meetings over the next few weeks. Come check them out!
Posted Date: May 25, 2017
New Works is accepting expressions of interest from performance artists for a Pop Up Dances Performance on Saturday August 26 2017 as part of the Canada 150 Celebration in Port Coquitlam, BC. New Works has been engaged to curate Pop Up Dances as part of the event. Deadline for Submission: May 30 2017.
Posted Date: May 11, 2017
At the May 9, 2017 Council meeting - A painting by Elham Sarvi titled Selfless was presented.
Posted Date: May 10, 2017
Ten Different Things invites artists to create new works in the spirit of free inquiry at the intersection of public art, community engagement, and civic process. Projects should be temporary and can take a variety of forms—events, installations, residencies, interventions—but should explore conditions of how culture is experienced in Vancouver or provoke new visions of art and civic life. An information session takes place Monday, May 15 at 4pm. Deadline for submissions is May 22.
Posted Date: May 10, 2017
The City of Port Moody’s is inviting mural artists, or mural artist teams, to submit their qualifications for consideration for the North Shore Community Park Tennis Court Mural project. Deadline for Call for Qualifications: 4pm, Thursday May 25, 2017.
Posted Date: May 04, 2017
The City of Richmond Department of Arts, Culture and Heritage invites professional, community-engaged artists in all disciplines (including writers, composers, visual artists, musicians, theatre artists, video, multi-disciplinary, social practice and performance artists) to submit proposals for an 11-month live-in residency located on Canada’s west coast, in Richmond, BC. The deadline for applications is May 29, 2017 at 5:00pm.
Posted Date: May 03, 2017
At the April 25, 2017 Council Meeting - A slideshow titled The Art of Heritage of Belcarra South Cottages from various artists was presented.
Posted Date: May 02, 2017
As part of its commitment to provide more opportunities for Indigenous artists, The City of Calgary Public Art Program is seeking Treaty 7 and local urban Indigenous artists for a three month long residency from July 10 to October 10, 2017. The deadline to apply is Monday, June 5 at 4:00 p.m. MST.
Posted Date: April 24, 2017
Vancity is now accepting applications of expressions of interest (EOI) from artists or artist teams who live or work in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley to design and integrate a site-­specific art commission. One artist information session will be hosted at the North Vancouver community branch located at 1290 Marine Drive, North Vancouver, BC on: Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at 7 pm. Artists must visit www.calltoartists.ca and register to RSVP and attend this information session.
Posted Date: April 24, 2017
At the April 11, 2017 Council Meeting - A drawing titled Fly Fishing for Cutthroat Trout at Old Orchard Hall was presented.
Posted Date: April 24, 2017
The Board of the Port Moody Arts Centre Society comprises nine committed volunteers who volunteer their time and energy to support the visual, performing and literary arts in Port Moody. We're especially looking for individuals with experience in finance, law, human resources, communications/marketing, fund raising and previous board experience. Applications and further details online. Apply by May 8, 2017
Posted Date: April 04, 2017
If you are a student in post-secondary education, legally able to work in Canada, 18-30 years old, and intending to go back to school in September, you are eligible for employment with us under the Canada Summer Jobs 2017 Scheme.
Posted Date: April 04, 2017
At the March 28, 2017 Council Meeting - Beth Potts performed 2 songs.
Posted Date: March 29, 2017
Vancity Credit Union has launched their second public call to artists this year for the Fraser Street community branch in Vancouver. An artist information session about this call will be held at the Fraser Street community branch on Wednesday, April 5 at 7pm at 6288 Fraser Street, Vancouver, BC. Artists must RSVP online. Instructions for registration are available at: vancity.com/calltoartists.
Posted Date: March 28, 2017
The City of New Westminster’s Public Art Program, in partnership with the City’s Engineering Department is inviting artists or artist/fabricator teams to submit their qualifications to be considered for a design build public art inspired bus shelter, to be installed in front of the Queensborough Community Centre, along Ewen Avenue in Queensborough. Deadline for Call for Qualifications: March 30, 2017.
Posted Date: March 28, 2017
At the March 14, 2017 Council Meeting - A oil on canvas painting titled Blue Heron in Pitt River by artist Mark Pytlos was displayed.
Posted Date: March 15, 2017
At the February 28, 2017 Council Meeting - Operation Avalanche film trailer - The film is part of the 17th Annual Port Moody Canadian Film Festival
Posted Date: March 07, 2017
City of Port Moody to present Trooper followed by fireworks for Canada 150 celebration at Golden Spike Days
The City of Port Moody and the Golden Spike Days Society are pleased to announce Canadian rock legend Trooper as the headline performer for Canada 150 celebrations on July 1, 2017 at the Golden Spike Days Festival in Rocky Point Park.
Posted Date: February 20, 2017
At the February 14, 2017 Council Meeting - Markus Masaites video clip performance of Frederic Chopin, Nocturne in C Minor Op. 48, No. 1
Posted Date: February 20, 2017
At the January 24, 2017 Council Meeting - Barb Krell's acrylic painting titled Treasures on Clarke was presented.
Posted Date: January 25, 2017
Canadian artists and permanent residents of Canada are invited to submit their two-dimensional and three-dimensional work for consideration to the Salt Spring National Art Prize, offering in its second year, $30,000 worth of awards. Deadline is May 31, 2017.
Posted Date: January 12, 2017
The City of Abbotsford invites professional artists or artist teams to submit an application for the design, fabrication and installation of public artwork for Fire Hall 4 located in Matsqui Village, Abbotsford at 5775 Wallace Street and Fire Hall 5 located in Mount Lehman at 30373 Merryfield Avenue, Abbotsford, just north of Harris Road. The artwork should relate to the history of the community, site, architecture and uses of the existing building(s) on the grounds. Deadline for submissions is January 27, 2017.
Posted Date: January 12, 2017
At the January 10, 2017 Council Meeting - Ann Kitching's fabric art piece titled Circles of my Mind was presented.
Posted Date: January 11, 2017
At the December 13, 2016 Council Meeting - The 7 Evergreen Extension Public Art pieces were presented.
Posted Date: December 14, 2016
The City of St. Albert is pleased to announce a competition for one artistic door and four original design numbers that are stand alone or mounted on artistic panels to be permanently installed on the Amenities Building in Riel Park (the “Amenities Building Project”). The total budget for the Amenities Building Project is $24,000.00.
Posted Date: December 07, 2016
The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS), in partnership with Seattle Public Utilities (SPU), seeks to commission an artist or artist team to create a site integrated or site specific artwork that is reflective of Coast Salish historic and cultural connections to the Salmon Bay and Shilshole areas for SPU’s Ship Canal Water Quality Project (SCWQP) Pump Station. Deadline 11 pm, Thursday, January 26, 2017.
Posted Date: December 01, 2016
City seeks public input on the future of arts and culture in Port Moody
The City of Port Moody will host a public forum at Old Orchard Hall (646 Bentley Road) on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 from 7pm to 8:30pm to gather input on the development of a guiding vision for arts and culture in the community.
Posted Date: December 01, 2016
Come to ArtsConnect, the regional Arts Council’s Annual General Meeting. Learn about their contribution to the Arts and cultural scene in BC.
Posted Date: November 23, 2016
At the November 22, 2016 Council Meeting - Performing Arts students from Caulfield School of Dance performed a song.
Posted Date: November 23, 2016
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