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Thursday, March 23, 2017 2:30 PM
More than 300 artists and cultural organizations from 94 communities are benefiting from the latest round of BC Arts Council adjudications, which is awarding $7.5 million in grants.
Monday, November 28, 2016 12:15 PM
The B.C. government has awarded the Indus Media Foundation a one-time grant of $248,500 to share South Asian heritage through exhibition displays and learning tools intended for B.C. schools and community spaces. Peter Fassbender, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development, along with Amrik Virk, MLA for Surrey-Tynehead, addressed Surrey high school students and community members at Simon Fraser University.
Thursday, October 13, 2016 9:30 AM
Performing arts presenters throughout British Columbia are receiving $331,500 in grants to engage professional touring artists and enhance programming activity.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 12:45 PM
Through the expertise of the Royal BC Museum, the Province is beginning a conversation with interested Aboriginal peoples in B.C. to co-create a plan to help identify and return ancestral remains and belongings of cultural significance.
Monday, March 21, 2016 9:00 AM
Applications are now being accepted for several project-assistance funding programs offered by the BC Arts Council.
Friday, March 18, 2016 9:30 AM
Applications are now being accepted for several project-assistance funding programs offered by the BC Arts Council, including a new opportunity - the Leon and Thea Koerner Award.
Thursday, September 17, 2015 10:45 AM
BreakOut West 2015 , a combined music festival, conference and awards show presented by the Western Canadian Music Alliance (WCMA), opens in Victoria (Sept. 17-20), attracting diverse Canadian musicians, as well as industry leaders from across North America and Europe.
Monday, April 14, 2014 9:20 AM
Arts and culture thrive in British Columbia. Cultural activities contribute to our economy and help our communities shine as great places to live, work, play and visit.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 9:45 AM
Non-profit cultural organizations, First Nations and friendship centres are sharing $804,000 in B.C. government grants to improve local arts infrastructure.
Friday, March 7, 2014 9:30 AM
Community, Sport and Cultural Development Minister Coralee Oakes issued the following statement in recognition of the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games from March 7-16, 2014.