ProArt announces Regional Arts Award – 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Through May 3, 2018 ProArt announces Regional Arts Award Victoria, Canada (February 15, 2018)—The Professional Arts Alliance of Greater Victoria (ProArt) announces the launch of the first Regional Arts Award. ProArt President David MacPherson says, “Arts awards happen in many communities across Canada and are an excellent means of recognizing the achievement […]

#ARTSVOTE Election Toolkit

Announcing: the #ARTSVOTE 2015 Federal Election Toolkit Are you ready for the 2015 Federal Election? We’ve got you covered. This week, the Canadian Arts Coalition has launched our #ARTSVOTE Election Toolkit, a free resource that is full of tips and information to help you keep the arts on the Federal agenda this October. The first […]

ProArt Newsletter – July 31

1 – NEW PROART ADMINISTRATOR – DOUG JARVIS ProArt received a number of applications for the Administrator position, and after reviewing and interviewing a number of them, the hiring committee has selected Doug Jarvis. Doug comes with a great deal of experience, and we welcome him to ProArt. Here is his bio: Doug Jarvis is […]

BC Government’s Service Plan for culture 2014-2017

Excerpt from the Ministry of Community, Sport and Cultural Development’s  2014/15 – 2016/17 SERVICE PLAN, released in February 2014 “Objective 3.3:British Columbia’s arts and culture sector is vibrant, resilient and recognized for artistic excellence. Strategies • Foster artistic excellence through investments in individual artists and grants to cultural organizations. • Strengthen engagement in the arts by helping to […]