Artist Calls and Employment & Volunteer opportunities in the North Okanagan

Call to Artists


Gallery Vertigo Member's Exhibit

Submissionss Due:  3pm on November 27, 2021

No theme! Members of Gallery Vertigo are encouraged to submit 2 pieces, along with their submission form, and help celebrate local arts.

Exhibition runs November 30 – December 18, 2021
Open house Thursday Dec. 2, 2021 6 – 8:00pm

Cools Pond Public Art Project

Submission Deadline December 18, 2021

The Arts Council of the North Okanagan, with funding from the Regional District of the North Okanagan, invites artists to present a proposal for public artwork(s) to be sited at Cools Pond in Vernon.

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Invigorated - A Collection of New Works

Submissionss Due:  Wed, January 5, 2022

A New Year calls for new artwork. Time to invigorate your art practice and bring those pieces down to the Vernon Community Arts Centre. All mediums welcome (clay, glass, paint, print, photography fibre art, etc)

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Art Shop Vendors

Submissionss Due:  Thursday, January 13, 2022

Interested in selling your work in at the Vernon Community Arts Centre? Applications for smaller artworks and artisan goods are accepted three times a year:  Dates for 2022: Jan 13, May 5 & Aug 25


The Art of Black and White

Submissionss Due:  Wed, February 2, 2022

The Vernon Community Arts Centre invites you to cast aside your colour palette and focus on the visual power of black, white, and everything in between. All mediums welcome (clay, glass, metal, photography, etc)

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Calling All Fibre Artists!

Submissionss Due:  February 1, 2022

Gallery Vertigo is calling all fibre artists, members and non-members alike, to submit works to the 9th Annual Fibre Art Exhibit, Reflections. The exhibit will be held in March 2022. Read More

Calling ALL Creatives!

Musicians, Visual Artists, Writers, Performers, and More! 

Be part of the Art Council’s Local Creatives Directory and get your talents noticed! The ACNO is supporting all types of creative individuals by offering them a free page on our website and social media promotions!  Submissions welcome through Covid.

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If you have any art related employment opportunities, please email [email protected] and we will be happy to post them.

Art Instructors - Vernon Community Arts Centre

  Application Deadline: On-Going

Interested in teaching a class or workshop at the Vernon Community Arts Centre? Whether you are interested in working with youth or adults, or have experience in clay, glass, printmaking, painting, silversmithing, leatherwork, fibre art, or other mediums, we want to hear from you! Fresh ideas welcomed. Email Karin Preece, Program Coordinator, at [email protected] or call 250-542-6243.


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If you are interested in volunteering with the ACNO, please contact Gale Woodhouse at [email protected].