Vernon Community Arts Centre

Youth Artist in Residence

The 2018 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) will award 1 – 2 students a residency annually. The selected artist(s) will be 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

* if two artists are selected for the program, the studio space and exhibition/show will be shared

The application deadline for the 2018 residency is Friday, June 22.

Click here to download the 2018 application. 

Click here for the full program description. 

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 4:30pm
  • Vernon Community Arts Centre
  • 2704A Hwy 6, Vernon, BC V1T 5G5
  • (250) 542-6243
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