Opportunities

Artist Calls and Employment & Volunteer opportunities in the North Okanagan

Call to Artists

 

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS - ACNO

Due:  August 12, 2022

ACNO invites community arts and culture groups and local businesses to send a proposal to participate in Vernon Arts and Culture Festival on Friday, September 23rd – the official kick-off to BC Culture Days.

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FRESH PERSPECTIVES - Youth Art

Submissions Due: Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Vernon Community Arts Centre  is seeking artists aged 25 and under for this annual show.  Any medium and subject is welcome.  For more details, read the call the artists and artist entry form.

Artist Call | Artist Entry Form

VCAC Art Shop Vendors

Submissionss Due:  Thursday, August 25, 2022

Interested in selling your work at the Vernon Community Arts Centre? Applications for smaller artworks and artisan goods are accepted three times a year:  Next date: Aug 25

VENDOR APPLICATION FORM

OUTSIDE INSIDE

Submissions Due:  Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Let Nature be your canvas! ACNO and the Vernon Community Arts Centre invite you to create new works for our fall exhibit, “Outside Inside”, where we endeavour to showcase art in the great outdoors, AND inside the Centre Gallery. Artists and makers of all mediums welcome.

Artist Call | Artist Entry Form

MYTH, MAGIC, MYSTERY

Submissions Due:  Tuesday, October 18 , 2022

The Vernon Community Arts Centre invites ACNO Members to use their creativity to help viewers, and perhaps yourself, step into a world of myth, magic, and mystery. All mediums welcome.

Artist Call | Artist Entry Form

MEMBER'S SHOW - GALLERY VERTIGO

Submissions Due:  Tuesday, October 18 , 2022 at 3:00pm

Gallery Vertigo invites you to participate in their annual Member’s Exhibit in November.  No theme. Artists can submit 2 pieces, no larger than 160 inches in perimeter.

Visit www.galleryvertigo for more information

OPEN CALL - Gallery Vertigo

Deadline:  October 29, 2022 at 3:00pm

Gallery Vertigo is looking for submissions for their 2023 calendar year. Members and non members encouraged to submit proposals.

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FREE PROMOTIONS THROUGH ACNO!

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

Be part of the Art Council’s Local Creatives Directory and get your talents noticed through the ACNO website and social media platforms for FREE!  Read More Here

Employment

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

Manager - Arts Council

  Application Deadline: September 6, 2022

The Arts Council of the North Okanagan is seeking a Manager to represent the ACNO, it’s member groups, and the local arts and culture community.  For more details, please download the ACNO Manager Job Description

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.

Volunteer

Riot on the Roof

Get involved with a lively artist community in the Okanagan and become a volunteer for the Vernon Public Art Gallery‘s 14th annual Riot on the Roof Event! Fill out the form and forward to [email protected]!

Volunteer Form