CVAG Hours and Covid Care Procedures
Now closed – The Time of Things:The Continuum of Indigenous Customary Practice into Contemporary Art has ended, but can be seen on the CVAG website.
Upcoming program: Walk With Me / Uncovering the Human Dimensions of the Overdose Crisis will open September 30, 2020
Multi-year public art program: Public Place / Sacred Space can be seen at anytime on the CVAG Plaza
CVAG’s facebook page and newsletter provides current updates on CVAG activities and other programming related information.
Shop:Made: Wednesdays + Saturdays, 10 – 4:30
Visitors to the shop will be limited to two people at a time. Wearing masks and vinyl gloves while shopping is required – the gallery has gloves and masks on hand but welcome visitors to bring their own masks.
We look forward to welcoming you into the gallery. To keep our visitors and staff safe you will be greeted at the gallery entrance. We will be limiting the number of people in each gallery. Wearing masks and disinfecting your hands with sanitizer will be required upon entry to the gallery. Maintaining physical distancing of at least two meters from other guests and gallery staff is required. If you or anyone in your bubble is experiencing symptoms of Covid 19 or have traveled outside of British Columbia in the last 14 days, we ask that you stay home. The gallery will be cleaned daily and high touch surfaces will be wiped down between visits. We welcome you to reach out to us with any questions. Our expanded Safety Plan can be viewed here.
This multi-year program integrates themes of welcoming, gathering and healing.October 27 2018 - December 31 2020
HERE AND TOGETHER: Creating Connectedness Amidst a Global Pandemic Acknowledging the power embedded within creative practice and technology to bring people together in the age of COVID-19, this project aims to cultivate, for the Comox Valley Art Gallery and Vancouver Island region, new forms of ‘hereness’ and ‘togetherness’. The project strengthens the Gallery’s role as…July 31 2020 - July 31 2021
A repository that reflects memory, perceptions, experiences, and relationships with the water.February 29 - September 11 2020
As a land based practice, the garden invites contemplation and rooting to the land.April 9 - December 31 2020
Public artwork by artist Andy Everson.April 5 - December 31 2020
Independent creative residency opportunity.January 20 - December 30 2020
Projects + Calls
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
SUBMISSION OPPORTUNITIES ARTIST RESIDENCY / INDEPENDENT CREATIVE RESEARCH: The Comox Valley Art Gallery provides artists and communities with space to engage in independent arts-based research, activations, creative exploration of materials and process, community relations, and concept development through: CVAG NEXT DOOR – an independent creative research residency opportunity for deep and sustained artistic inquiry…Learn More