Advocacy

Promote the arts in your community by purchasing a copy of our first annual arts calendar. Available in the office just in time for Christmas giving. Stop by and pick up yours today! Including photography by: Craig Wardle, Carmen Braun, Beverly Malcom and Scott Stone, and including artwork by: Shannon Thiesen and Deb Holmberg Calendars are $10 each   Calendars 1 Calendar $10.00 CADBuy 2 Get 1 Free $20.00 CAD  

Arts & Culture Open House presented by the Peninsula Arts & Culture Alliance and The City of White Rock Includes: -Arts and Culture booths -Performance stage with MC: Pat Talbot -2pm Seminar and Panel Discussion: “Why Arts and Culture in White Rock” Featuring: The Drama Class White Rock/Surrey Writers Club Semiahmoo Potters White Rock Social Justice Film Society VG Playroom Alexandra House White Rock Community Orchestra XBA Dance Semiahmoo Arts White Rock Museum What’s On White Rock/South Surrey Surrey Youth Theatre  

The Art Adoption Project:   Recycle your pre-loved visual art Find a treasure to re-home Support the arts in your community   This three-day event will be the sale of the season! Get ready to donate and bargain hunt.   Rembrandt, our mascot, will keep you updated. He will announce all the details about where and when. So start dusting off all those pieces you’ve guiltily stacked at the back of the storage room, because soon they’ll be ‘re-homed’.   The Art Adoption Project is brought to you by Semiahmoo Arts – your community arts organization dedicated to ensuring Art for All.   P.S. Would you like to work with… Read More

Our Summer Camps  are taught by experienced artists and educators. Learn from local artists! Register by Phone: (604)501-5100 Or In Person: South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre 14601-20 Ave, Surrey CLICK HERE FOR FULL LIST OF CAMPS

Semiahmoo Arts is a charity arts organization; providing arts and culture services to South Surrey and White Rock since 1974. We depend on the generous support of donors, volunteers, and community partnerships to fulfill our mission. See below to view some of our contributions to the community!                                             DONATE TODAY! and join this amazing list of Semiahmoo Arts supporters! Ashberry & Logan Florists Blue Frog Studios British Columbia Arts Council Confetti Party Rentals Minuteman Press Peace Arch News Scotiabank Semiahmoo Rotary Spiritual Ingredients Surrey Digital Thornley Creative The City of Surrey… Read More

On Saturday July 23 participating artists were stationed at various points of interest in White Rock and South Surrey and given 3 hours to produce art based on that location. Please cast your vote for WHITE ROCK BEACH BEER’S VIEWER’S CHOICE – your favorite artist could win $200+a prize pack! Click on the link below to cast your vote! http://www.easypolls.net/poll.html?p=579293c0e4b0fe9b9c4847b1  

“Elfindale” The novel by Canadian author Ian Lauder When Variety magazine – the entertainment industry bible – received local author Ian Lauder’s advertisement, such was its quality and visual appeal that they immediately gave it top billing, a $32,000 upgrade to the magazine’s inside front cover – gratis! The piece promotes Lauder’s seven-book fantasy series, Elfindale, as ripe for feature-film development, as well as other screen-adaptable titles. Earlier this year Lauder e-published 46 books, all available in ebook and paperback on amazon.com See the Variety advert here: http://www.mudvalley.com/variety3.pdf  To view the entire issue of Variety, contact Ian@mudvalley.com    

Richard Tetrault Mural unveiling Semiahmoo Arts selected Richard Tetrault to paint a mural celebrating the community’s diversity of arts on the South and East facing walls of the Semiahmoo Arts Building in Centennial Park. Semiahmoo Arts also worked with the Richard to coordinate collaborative mural workshops which involved local artists in designing and drawing the south facing wall mural. The local artists chosen for this project were Mallory Donen, Adam Lipschultz, Jeff Wilson, and Jolayne Devente. On Tuesday, May 27, those artists (except for Jocelyn who was unavailable) joined Richard, Mayor Wayne Baldwin, and Semiahmoo Arts representatives Mary Brunet and Barbara Cooper, for a formal ribbon cutting and unveiling. “The… Read More