Artist Calls & Employment Opportunities

Show your art, instruct a class, or volunteer your time. The Arts Centre is always looking for new artists & artisans to join our creative community. To stay connected and get involved, subscribe for updates, or drop by for a chat with our team.

Call for Art - Mugs of May

4th Annual Art Show & Sale!

Artists of all disciplines are invited to create mugs and an assortment of mug inspired works for this unique show and sale. From the functional to the fantastical, works can be made of clay, metal, wood, glass, paper, or even fibre.

Exhibit: May 3 to 28, 2024

Submissions Due: Tuesday & Wednesday, April 30 & May 1, between 10am and 8pm

Call for Art - Visualizing the Elements

Visualizing the Elements

Dive into the essence of nature with your artistic interpretation of earth, air, fire, and water! We seek artworks that not only depict these elements, but also resonate with the impact they have on our world, and your experiences within it. All mediums welcome.

Exhibit: May 31st to June 25th

Submissions Due: Wednesday, May 29th, 10am – 8pm

Call for Instructors: Vernon Arts Summer School

Vernon Arts Summer School

5-Day Workshop Series | August 5th to 9th & August 12th to 16th

Experienced and qualified art instructors are invited to submit proposals for the inaugural Vernon Arts Summer School program. You’re encouraged to go beyond the traditional VCAC programming and design a 5-day workshop that challenges the norm and inspires artistic exploration (ex. experimental techniques, large-scale projects, unconventional mediums). If you are passionate about sharing your artistic expertise and inspiring others, we encourage you to submit your proposal for consideration.

Call for Artists & Artisans - Artsolutely 2024

Sell Your Art in VCAC’s Winter Artisan Sale!  

The Vernon Community Arts Centre invites Okanagan artists across all mediums to apply to become a vendor at Artsolutely, a 25-day artisan sale. Artsolutely is going into its 19th year and runs Nov 30th to Dec 24th. This juried sale has become the Okanagan’s premier artisan sale and features over 12,500 handmade items made from glass, clay, wood, metal, paper, textiles, mixed media, and more. If you create quality, original handcrafted work at various price points, with a gift-giving appeal, we want to hear from you! 

Application Closing Date: Sunday, May 19th, 2024.

Artist Call – Art Shop Vendors

Sell your Work in our Art Shop!

The Vernon Community Arts Centre invites local artists to sell their work in our art shop. Applications for smaller artworks and artisan goods are accepted three times a year.

Please stay tuned for upcoming 2024 submission dates.

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