News & Blog

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

Member of the Month

Member of the MonthDianne Carson Full Name: Dianne Carson Medium: Oil, pastel, and watercolour How long have you been doing your art: I started in 2016 after I retired What got you originally interested in the art you do: I have always loved flowers which I seem to...

Meet Clement Yeh, Director at Large of the KAC Board!

Meet Clement Yeh, Director at Large of the KAC Board!   With experience as a volunteer and as a jury member for both Art Exposed and Art in the Park, Clement Yeh is clearly dedicated to the Kamloops Arts Council and its cause; it should not come as a surprise,...

Member of the Month

Member of the MonthCarly Schmidt Full Name: Carly Schmidt Medium: I am known for my acrylic portraits and wildlife paintings however I am also highly skilled in mixed media, sketching, pastels, pottery, watercolour and slip-casting ceramics. How long have you been...

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...

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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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