KAMLOOPS ARTS COUNCIL
Become a Member
Membership in the Kamloops Arts Council provides plenty of benefits to artists and art groups (individual and group membership). We also welcome local businesses who wish to support the arts through our corporate membership package.
Why should I become a KAC member?
As An Artist
Access funding for your project through our KAC Grants.
Get discounts to Art in the Dark, KAC workshops, commission rates at exhibits and more.
Be included in our Online Arts Directory — make it easy for your audience/clients to find you!
Advertise your own exhibitions, workshops and events through our channels ~ reach an audience of over 2,000 and counting.
Get our e-newsletter, chock full of happenings and opportunities, delivered weekly to your inbox.
Enjoy opportunities to meet, collaborate and find inspiration from our network of visual artists, performers and arts groups. (Through COVID, we host the Artist Coffee Virtual Meet Up! This is an opportunity to bring together all Kamloops Arts Council members to discuss all things art. This event will take place virtually on the platform Zoom and will be held on every last Thursday of the month from 5:30-6:10pm)
Receive personal invitations to our events and vote at our AGM.
Visual artists: exhibit and sell your work through our Art in Public Spaces program, at the KAC’s galleries, and at Art in the Park on Canada Day (40,000 in attendance), and get discounted entry fees for the Art Exposed Regional Exhibition.
Arts groups: access discounted insurance through the KAC’s insurance provider.
Member of the Month: have the opportunity to be drawn as the “Feature Member of the Month” with extra promotion on our Blog page: https://kamloopsarts.ca/blog/ and enewsletter
As An Arts Supporter
First notice on all art events happening within our community
Get discounts for events happening within the Kamloops Arts Council
Get our e-newsletter chock full of happenings and opportunities, delievered weekly to your inbox.
Receive personal invitations to our events and vote at our AGM
Gain valuable experience within the arts and culture of Kamloops
Individual Artist or Arts Supporter
Individual Child/Youth or Student Supporter
A Family is defined as at least 1 (one) adult + children living in the same household, up to 5 (five) people. An Artist Collective is up to 5 (five) people who collaborate artistically (i.e. a band, dance troupe, etc). If your collective is larger than this, please sign up for an Arts Group Membership.
Non-Profit Group Membership
Non-Profit Arts Group
We want every artist to be a part of the Kamloops Arts Council, regardless of their income. You may qualify for a discounted or free 1 year membership. Please view the guidelines for the application process.