Monday, August 18, 2014

Arts News

Hot Art

Three-day CVAA show at Harrison Hot Springs Hotel August 27-29

Released by Mary Main, CVAA


wenty-two local artists, who are members of the Chilliwack Visual Artists Association, have collaborated  to create an exciting and different Art  Exhibition of their work in the Cheam Room at the Harrison Hot Springs Hotel & Resort August 27-29. Open to the public from 11 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

“Art Extravaganza“ promises to be a versatile exhibit and offers for your pleasure and enjoyment, original paintings using various mediums; drawings, sculptures and photographs, all  created by members of the Chilliwack Visual Artists Association, each demonstrating his or her own distinctive technique and style. During the Exhibition  one or two of the artists whose work is featured, will be available each day to talk with you, and  discuss the art on view. We’d love to see you!

All items are for sale and can be picked up at the time of purchase.




Monday, August 18, 2014

Artists Call

Submissions Wanted

Here's your chance to have artwork in the Cultural Centre Art Gallery

Released by Mary Main, Chilliwack Visual Artists Association


he Chilliwack Visual Artists Association is issuing this Call For Entry as an invitation to visual artists or art groups to submit entries for juried exhibitions to be held at The Chilliwack Art Gallery during the 2015 and 2016 calendar years.

To answer this Call please submit:

•  Artist’s or groups name(s) and contact information
•  Art Media
•  Artist Biography
•  Artist Statement
•  6 – 8 samples of your work on CD in jpeg or pdf format or good quality photographic prints minimum size 5” x 7”.

Submission may be mailed to:

CVAA 9201 Corbould Street, Chilliwack, BC V2P 4A6 or dropped off at the Chilliwack Art Gallery, 9201 Corbould Street during Gallery Hours (Wednesday to Saturday 12 noon to 5 pm). Submissions must be received by Aug 30th 2014.  Artists will be notified of the jury’s decision by Oct 1st, 2014.

There is no cost for submitting but there are exhibition fees.

For more information please refer to “overview of the Competition” on the Application Form available from the CVAA website or pick up a copy from the art Gallery desk during gallery open hours Wed.-Sat. 12 noon -5:00pm.



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