Vernon Community Arts Centre

Youth Artist in Residence

The Youth Artist in Residence (YAR) program is open to all aspiring artists ages 16-18 living within School District 22. The Arts Council of the North Okanagan (ACNO) awards 1 – 2 students a residency annually. The selected artist(s) are provided a dedicated studio space at the Vernon Community Arts Centre, have access to administrative and artistic support, access to facilities and equipment during open hours, an honorarium to purchase materials and supplies, and a solo* art exhibition/show. The residency for 2018 runs Monday, July 16th – Friday, August 24th

The application deadline for the 2018 residency is now CLOSED.  We thank all that have applied.

Any questions? Give us a call at 250-542-6243, email us at, or message us on Facebook (Vernon Community Arts Centre).

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday
9:00am to 9:00pm
9:00am to 5:00pm
9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Vernon Community Arts Centre
  • 2704A Hwy 6, Vernon, BC V1T 5G5
  • (250) 542-6243
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