Abbotsford Arts Council

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What's happening?

Wednesday, May 24 at 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday, May 25 at 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday, May 26 at 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday, May 27 at 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Kariton Art Gallery

April 22nd - May 23rd
Kariton Art Gallery

Awakenings features three artists whose work encompasses themes of growth and renewal, trauma,  personal identity, and our place in the natural world. Find out more here.

Upcoming Events

Aboriginal Arts and Culture Celebration
June 4th 

An opportunity for the community to learn about Aboriginal Arts, Culture, History and Traditions. Learn more here.

Artist Opportunities

The 13th Annual Arty Awards

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.

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.

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.

Anonymous Show Submissions
Submissions deadline - June 15th

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.