Abbotsford Arts Council

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What's happening?

Sunday, May 28 at 12:00 PM - Monday, Jun 26 5:00 PM
Saturday, Jun 3 at 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sunday, Jun 4 at 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Monday, Jun 5 at 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Kariton Art Gallery

Who We Are and Where We Came From
May 27th - July 4th
Kariton Art Gallery

Who We Are and Where We Came From is an exhibition showcasing the cultural diversity of the Fraser Valley and will exhibit works of art which celebrate our differences and expose us to other walks of life. Learn more here.


Upcoming Events

The Fraser Valley 
Concert Series

May 27th - September 23rd


The Abbotsford Arts Council is partnering with Envision Financial, CIVL Radio, and the Commnuity Radio Fund of Canada to provide venues for local musicians to perform every Saturday at 7pm.

Find out more here.



Artist Opportunities

The 13th Annual Arty Awards
Submissions

Accepted May 8th - June 23rd


This is your chance to nominate someone that deserves recognition for their amazing work. Nominate in multiple genres, ranging from visual art and writing to performance and the culinary arts. Learn more here.

Anonymous Show

July 8th - August 8th

The Anonymous Art Show is a fundraiser exhibition where community members of all ages and skills anonymously show their 12x12 paintings. All the selected art work will be on display and for sale at the Kariton Art Gallery. You can learn more here. 

Jam In Jubilee

July 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
6pm - 10pm

Jam In Jubilee is a free multidisciplinary festival which showcases local bands, variety acts, an art market along with food trucks and craft beer. Bring the family - this event is not to be missed. You can learn more here.

Anonymous Show Submissions
Submissions deadline - June 30th

The Anonymous Art Show is a fundraiser exhibition where community members of all ages and skills anonymously show their 12x12 paintings. All art is sold for $100 50% of the proceeds going to the artist and 50% to the Abbotsford Arts Council. Last year over 70 pieces of art entered into the exhibit. You can submit your own work here. 

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