Semiahmoo Arts

DOUBLE EXPOSURE 2019:  CALLING ALL PHOTOGRAPHERS  Double Exposure creates a platform for dialogue between photography and poetry. This exhibition/competition showcases the talent of our community in these 2 mediums. During the Photography Exhibition the public will be invited to engage with the works by producing ekphrastic poetry about the work. Important Dates: March 18, 5pm: Deadline for submissions  March 22 & 23, 10am-4pm: Photography drop off  April 19th, 7pm-9pm: Awards Ceremony & Photography pick-up Guidelines: Complete the form below. Submitted work must be ‘exhibition-ready’ and no larger than 20″x24″ including the frame. Prizes: Winner of each category will receive $100 and an invitation to showcase a larger body of work in an… Read More

Spring Break Camps 2019 Our classes  are taught by experienced artists and educators. Learn from local artists! Register by Phone: (604) 501-5100 In Person: South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre 14601-20 Ave, Surrey Online:  www.surrey.ca/register   (Search for class name or number) PLEASE NOTE: Students may withdraw up to 7 days prior to the camp start date. A refund will be granted, less a processing fee. No refunds granted after the 7 day period has passed. Spring Art Celebration Celebrate spring through art! Young artists will create various mixed media projects inspired by the end of winter and the new signs of spring. 5 days             Mar 18-22     $105             4-7yrs M-F                 10:00-12:00                       #4636261… Read More

Semiahmoo Arts would like to invite its artist members to participate in our annual Members Exhibition in the Turnbull Gallery and Corridor Galleria. PURPOSE OF THE EXHIBITION: To showcase current artwork produced by our members. By encouraging artist engagement and viewer feedback, we hope to inspire artistic connections within our community. Exhibition Dates: January 15- February 14, 2019 There will be an Opening Reception on Jan. 17, 2018   7pm-9pm Details: -Each of our members are invited to exhibit up to 2 artworks. Please note that depending on space 2nd artworks may or may not be included. -All mediums are welcome! We can accommodate 2-d work up to 30″x 30″ and 3-d work up to 12″x 12″x… Read More

Semiahmoo Arts at the Pop-Up-Town, White Rock “10×10 SHOW” & “Mug Wall”  Nov 7-Dec 15, 2018   Deadline to Register Wednesday, October 31 – 6:00 PM Artwork drop-off Sunday, November 4 – 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM Opening Reception Thursday, November 8 –  7:00PM – 9:00PM Exhibition Closes Sunday, December 16 – 3:00PM Artwork pick-up Sunday, December 16 – 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM OR Monday, December 17 – 9:00AM-12:00PM   DESCRIPTION Semiahmoo Arts Society will be occupying the Pop-Up-Town gallery in White Rock. We would like to invite all our members to contribute 2-d work in the form of 10×10 canvas and 3-d work in the form of drinking… Read More

🎄The vendor roster is FULL for our 2018 Holiday Market! We will not be accepting any further submissions- thanks for your interest.🎄 All crafters and artisans are welcome to participate in our 4th annual Holiday Market in the contemporary Turnbull Gallery in South Surrey Recreation and Arts Centre.  The South Surrey Recreation and Arts Centre is a fully accessible hub for health, wellness and creativity for everyone in the community from preschool to seniors. 🎅🏽 Guidelines: All items must be handmade by the applicant. Sorry, no third party sellers or distributors. All items must be appropriate for an all ages audience. All exhibitors must donate a small craft or gift card with a minimum… Read More

We have just wrapped another fabulous Paint the Town. Congratulations to all the artists who participated.   1st Prize, Elizabeth Hollick 2nd Place, Catherine Robertson 3rd Place, (TIE) Denise Maxwell 3rd Place, (TIE) Jose De Juan  

Peninsula Arts+Culture Alliance is seeking a Professional Event Photographer for Culture Days event in White Rock. Event Description: A fun opportunity to learn about arts and culture in your community! This event features information booths, live painting, dance, and musical performances. Date of the Event: Sunday, September 30th Time: 11AM – 2PM Place: White Rock Community Centre Photography requirements include: Capturing multiple, hi-res, action and interesting images of: All Performances All table vendors MC Group photos of the organizing committee All political representatives that attend, e.g. Mayor(s), Councillors, MLAs, MPs, etc. 2 copies of each photograph must be delivered to PACA (one for print and one for web) so that they… Read More

Call to Artists: All artists under the age of 18 are invited to submit a minimum of one artwork and a maximum of three artworks.  This exhibition provides a platform for youth on the Semiahmoo Peninsula to express themselves creatively. Any medium or theme is accepted. This exhibition celebrates the talented and dynamic art of youth on the Semiahmoo Peninsula and provides an opportunity for young visual artists to showcase and celebrate their artistic abilities. Created in partnership with the City of White Rock and Semiahmoo Arts, the Art on Display program ensures art is visible and accessible to the community.  In a series of 5 to 8 themed, juried… Read More

Arts Office Admin Assistant Summary of Responsibilities: Reporting to the Executive Director, the part-time Admin Assistant works with staff to ensure smooth operations including but not limited to: staffing the office and customer service; assisting with facility operations and rentals; assistance with ongoing programs. Office Reception: • Acts as the first point of contact with phone calls and walk-ins. • Processes sales in the form of cash, cheque, debit and credit card for ticket sales to events, memberships, facility rentals, clay and drop-in sales and the sale of artwork. Facilities: • Assists with the running of facilities, including maintaining room usage calendars, key distribution, signage. • Facility rentals, including inquiries,… Read More