City of Surrey

SURREY, BC – For the next two years, visitors to the Surrey Arts Centre’s courtyard will be observed by the Supernatural Eye, a large scale sculpture by Canadian contemporary artist, Robert Davidson. The sculpture was unveiled on Wednesday by Councillor Judy Villeneuve and Polygon Homes Chairman, Michael Audain. This aluminum sculpture measuring almost 3 metres is the second edition of a similar work on exhibition at the National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa. Supernatural Eye is on loan to the Surrey Art Gallery from Polygon Homes. “This piece was the first work to be commissioned through the City of Surrey’s Private Development Public Art Program,” said Mayor Dianne Watts. “We’re… Read More

As September rolls around it often feels that everything begins to pick up, and its no different for our community arts groups. September is starting out with some great opportunities and we’d like to take a few minutes to let everyone know of important dates. Below you will find out about upcoming deadlines for funding as well as an opportunity to learn more about preparing for grant applications. Please take a few minutes to review these opportunities. We wish you all the best of luck in your applications. Grant Deadlines for Community Arts Groups Surrey Cultural Grant: Expression of Interest Letters The vision of the Cultural Grants Program is to… Read More