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From our desk to yours! Enjoy these articles and news snippets from the Kamloops Arts Council.

Meet the President of the KAC’s Board, Karl Kozuira!

Meet the President of the KAC's Board, Karl Kozuira!   With his many years of experience in leadership, Karl Kozuira was instantly intrigued by the opportunity to join the Kamloops Arts Council Board of Directors. Like many others, Karl felt disconnected from...

Member of the Month

Member of the MonthNicole Pettigrew Full Name: Nicole Pettigrew Medium: I alternate between mixed media drawing and relief printmaking. Recently I’ve returned to intaglio and collagraph printing as well, trying to find low-tech methods for printing at home. How...

Member of the Month

Member of the MonthLinda Scarfo Full Name: Linda Scarfo Medium: Acrylic painting How long have you been doing your art: I have been working steadily and seriously since 2014 but took classes and workshops for many years before that. What got you originally...

Member of the Month

Member of the MonthLaura Anne Passarello   Full Name: Laura Anne Passarello Medium: Digital, acrylic, enamel How long have you been doing your art: Since I was old enough to hold a crayon. What got you originally interested in the art you do: My mom is a fine...

Meet the Art Exposed 2023 Jurors!

Art Exposed 2023 Jurors Announced! The Kamloops Arts Council has selected three BC jurors for the upcoming regional exhibit.   Thompson Nicola Regional District -- The 13th Annual Art Exposed Exhibit is coming to the Old Courthouse March 3rd - 12th. The...

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The Kamloops Arts Council office and KAC Main Gallery are located in the city-owned Old Courthouse Cultural Centre at 7 Seymour Street West. We share this wonderful century-old building with the Courthouse Gallery Cooperative and Theatre BC (Mainstage).

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