Check out our new logo!

We sent out a special announcement email last week to our members and tested out our new logo. It is now official and you will see it slowly appearing on all our platforms and communication. Patrick Belanger of Drifter Media worked with the Board and then a logo committee to develop and finalize our new […]

Cultivate is right around the corner…

Cultivate is looking for people interested in volunteering for the festival for set up through take down. We have lots to do! Apply to volunteer here. Perks include a free Cultivate pass on the day of your shift & snacks and beverages.

GAC Media launches new program

About a year ago GAC made an announcement about an exciting grant from the BC Arts Council to purchase video equipment for a video program. We purchased the equipment and then COVID got in the way of actually initiating the program. We did have a kids video camp in the summer and that was wildly […]

Isle of The Arts Festival 2022

With the sun peeking out and the flowers blooming, we know what that means! It’s time for the Gabriola Arts Council’s annual Isle of the Arts Festival! After a tumultuous two years, we’re now offering a delightfully colourful ten days of in-person workshops and events. From writing to painting, felting to flowers, and herbs to […]

Supporting the Red Cross in Ukraine

The Gabriola Arts Council has pledged to divert 20% of all ticket sales for Gabriola Live performances in March 2022 as a donation to the Canadian Red Cross for the humanitarian efforts in Ukraine. We are thinking of our global neighbours during this horrific time. We will also be set up for taking additional donations […]

GAC Art Puzzle Challenge

The Gabriola Arts Council in conjunction with the Gabriola Chamber of Commerce is excited to support LOVE LOCAL in the province wide Shop Local campaign by the BC Chamber. Through Chamber funding we are showing our support to local artists with an ART PUZZLE CHALLENGE. What is an art puzzle challenge? Well, check out the […]

Gabriola Live tickets available now!

WE ARE BACK TO PERFORMING AND HAVE ADDED NEW SHOWS! The shows are booked and the time has arrived to celebrate performing artists on Gabriola Island with an initiative called Gabriola Live brought to you by the Gabriola Arts Council. Protocols must be followed for all venues and vaccine passports are required. You can purchase […]

Cultivate 2022 is accepting applications!

June 30th – July 3rd brings Cultivate 2022. Two days of theatre, two days of music, all wrapped up in amazing art, food, libations, and good times in a welcoming and inclusive environment. If you would like to apply as a musician, a theatre group (or individual), an artist, a vendor, a food vendor or […]