2014 February

The Fourth Annual “Diamond in the Rock” Youth Talent Search starts Wednesday March 5th. Contestants must be 19 or under and reside in the South Surrey/White Rock area (bounded by 40th Ave to the North and 192nd Street to the East.) Weekly competitions: March 5 – April 23 at 7:00 pm at the Roadhouse Grille. Final concert: Friday, May 4 at 2:00 pm at Blue Frog Studios. Contact: Dennis Peterson ed.pederson@shaw.ca for your application to perform. Check out our Facebook page and “Like” it to stay up to date as the contest unfolds. If you or someone you know would like to compete, be a musical guest, judge, or be… Read More

Visitors strolling the promenade from the Museum plaza to west beach will be able to browse an outdoor gallery of paintings, artist prints, photography and sculpture. Artists can apply now for an Artists Walk annual permit. All work displayed is the work of the permitted artist. Accepted mediums: watercolour, pastel, ink, oil, charcoal, photographic, acrylic, pencil, sculpture. Selected Artists will be required to obtain an Artists’ Walk License prior to commencing work. The Artists Walk Annual License is valid March 1 to February 28. The license fee for March 1, 2014 to February 28, 2015 is $150.00. Additional information and the application form are available online at www.whiterockcity.ca/artists Application Deadline:… Read More

June 20, 21, 22, 2014 In connection with: The City of Blaine, WA, Tourism Division The City of Blaine, WA, Chamber of Commerce Call for Artists: Artists of the world are invited to exhibit and sell their fine works of art in Peace Arch Park, located in beautiful Blaine, WA. The park rests on the Canadian/U.S. border and is adjacent to the Peace Arch border crossing, which is one of the busiest crossings between the two countries. This year the festival will be highly visible to the border traffic and easily accessible from both sides of the border. Event Description: The “International Art Festival at Peace Arch Park” is a… Read More

Calling for Artists Looking for artists who are interested in forming a group to enjoy painting in various mediums. We would like to meet at Semiahmoo Arts Centennial Park Arts Space in Spring 2014. If you are interested, I am hosting a meeting for those interested to discuss a day and time – Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 1:30 pm. Please contact Lilian Bethel at 604-538-8396.

“As part of Irish Heritage Month in White Rock, Semiahmoo Arts is presenting an exhibition of 2 dimensional works in which green is a prominent colour. These works will hang at Semiahmoo Arts’ Centennial Park Arts Space from March 1 – 30, 2014, and will remain on display during such events as the Tribute to Van Morrison on March 1, and “An Evening with Patrick Taylor” on March 17. Any sales inquiries will be directed to the artists. The jurying process regarding entry will consist of just two criteria: 1. that green is a prominent colour in the works, and 2. Amount of wall space available. The entry fee will… Read More