Art

PHOTOS: Inaugural Chilliwack Mural Festival nearly complete

The vibrant festival features eight Canadian artists including five from Chilliwack

 

Province announces $2M in arts and culture funding under BC Arts Council

The program will go toward renovating arts and cultural spaces in BC and to buy special equipment

 

Sylvester Stallone gives shout-out to new Rambo chainsaw carving in Hope, B.C.

Sylvester Stallone, the star behind John J. Rambo, “very proud” of newly installed red cedar work

 

Classes, theatre re-open at Chilliwack Cultural Centre under strict protocols

Smaller classes sizes, mandatory masks are some of the new rules at Chilliwack Cultural Centre

  • Jul 31, 2020

Canoe-themed artwork complete at the Vedder Bridge roundabout

Emphasis on sacred salmon and flowing water in new piece on centre button of the roundabout

Murals ‘help build community’ says Indigenous Chilliwack artist

Coast Salish artist Carrielynn Victor finished two murals at Strathcona and Cheam elementary schools

Picasso portrait expected to fetch up to $1.6 million at Heffel online auction

The catalogue also features seven works from Quebec automatiste painter Jean-Paul Riopelle,

Callout for artists to create artwork on new industrial building in Chilliwack

Mural will adorn a waste water treatment plant building set to be completed this fall

Sunflower Highway, art initiative to connect Fraser Valley, Thompson-Nicola and Okanagan

Sunflowers made out of reclaimed materials will be installed on public art trails

Public art stands tall in roundabout at Vedder Bridge in Chilliwack

Crews are currently installing the canoe and paddles honouring the Ts’elxwéyeqw and Sto:lo history

Chilliwack artist turns Bonnie Henry painting into fundraising campaign

Steve Elliott’s painting is being printed on T-shirts to raise money for the Salvation Army

Travel to ‘Group of Seven’ art sites using Google Street View, 100 years after first exhibit

Art group’s first formal exhibit was on May 7, 1920, in Toronto

B.C. artist erects 15-foot statue and names it COVID

Decades of collecting spare parts culminated in folk art towering over a country road

That day I was a life model

I tell myself I feel okay about others seeing my naked body

  • Mar 30, 2020

Chalk it up to positivity

Sidewalk graffiti lets Ridge Meadows hospital workers know they are appreciated

In Studio with artist Anita McComas

Painting nature on the bright side

  • Mar 20, 2020

Artist Sheila Warren is inspired by the natural world

Nanoose Bay painter lets passion be her guide

  • Mar 13, 2020

Public art mural brightens trailhead, delights walkers in Chilliwack

Tracie Stewart was hired by a private company to create a vibrant green mural on its retaining wall

Into the forest with artist Jeremy Herndl

Outdoor locations a studio for his large canvases

  • Feb 26, 2020

Classic cars serve as muse for photographer Chris Miles

Exhibition ‘Parked in Victoria’ at Art Centre at Cedar Hill

  • Feb 21, 2020