Gallery Events and News
'Say It With Flowers' gloriously returns to fill the Kariton Art Gallery with petals, leaves and florally inspired creations! Come see the marvellous Say It With Flowers show - starting off THIS Saturday, August 3rd withan opening reception at the Kariton Art Gallery (2387 Ware St.) from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. All are welcome, andwe invite you to come dressed in your flower-y best!
Sept. 7 - Oct. 1
A colourful collection of works by four Fraser Valley artists; Beth Stewart, Meghan Spence, Tara Faulks and Erin Caskey.
An opening reception will be held on Saturday, September 7th from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m, at the Kariton Art Gallery (2387 Ware St.).
Open Call 2020
An opportunity to exhibit your art at the Kariton Art Gallery on Mill Lake!
Abbotsford, B.C. - Each year the Kariton Art Gallery hosts 10 – 12 exhibitions of artists and groups based in the Fraser Valley region. The Abbotsford Arts Council is currently accepting applications for the 2020 Season Gallery exhibitions. Artists are encouraged to submit concepts for a solo exhibition, group exhibition with colleagues, school or as an organization.
Submission deadline: October 15, 2019.
Open Call - Christmas Boutique
Kariton Christmas Boutique
The Abbotsford Arts Council is looking for artists who would like to take part in our Christmas Boutique. The Kariton Gallery will turned into a Christmas market for local shopping from December 9th to 23rd.
All forms of art are welcome!
Submission Deadline: November 15th, 2019
♥ A special thank you from the Abbotsford Arts Council to everyone that participated in our yearly Anonymous Show. ♥
We have revealed which artists painted all the wonderful pieces to make the show a success, to find out who they are click here.
2019 Mill Lake Music Concert Series
Call for Nominations
Each year the Abbotsford Arts Council hosts our annual celebration of excellence, the Arty Awards, to recognize and honor outstanding artists and arts advocates in the community. If you know someone deserving of such recognition for their contributions to the local arts scene, or are entering yourself, please fill out the following form.
*Submissions will be accepted: Monday June 24 – Friday August 9, 2019
For more detailed information please see ArtyAwards.
The Kariton needs
Volunteer Gallery Attendants!
Do you have some spare time and would like to
spend it within the community?
Please let us know by:
- calling us at 604-852-9358
- emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
- filling out a printed application at the link below.