Art

Where To Enjoy Fine Art Paintings In Castlegar

By |2020-11-29T23:22:15+00:00May 7th, 2020|Categories: Art, Front Page Feature, The Gentle Traveller, Winter Inside|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

It’s well known that Castlegar is the Sculpture Capital of Canada but the artistic offerings of the city go well beyond statues, casts and carvings – there’s a flourishing painting scene too.

Soar Magazine Features Castlegar’s Art Scene

By |2020-11-29T23:21:36+00:00November 14th, 2019|Categories: Art, Front Page Feature|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In the recent issue of Soar magazine Castlegar's thriving artistic scene has been featured and it explains why the Kootenay city of the Sculpture Capital of Canada.

Why is Castlegar the Sculpture Capital of Canada?

By |2020-11-29T23:21:56+00:00September 28th, 2017|Categories: Art, Moving To Castlegar, The Authentic, Wellness + Beauty|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Joy Barrett has had a long career in arts administration. She’s worked at the world-famous Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, at the Calgary Centre of Performing Arts, and as the cultural ambassador for Nelson, British Columbia. Today, she has one of the most important jobs in Castlegar: curating the annual event that is responsible [...]