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Update Week of April 13, 2014


Look Show will be at Uptown from May 3 through May 24, 2014. 

We welcome Uptown as our venue, and are delighted to expand our list of community partners.  The space is over 4,000 square feet, on the main level next to Forever 21 and across from the water park.

This is the 15th annual celebration of local arts.  The show includes works by local artists, as well as artist demonstrations and performances.  Everyone is welcome to participate. The show includes 2 dimensional art (paintings, drawings, prints, photography, mixed media, etc.); and 3 dimensional art (sculpture); as well as fine crafts (weaving, claywork, jewellery, etc.).

Intake:  Sunday/Monday April 27/28 from 1pm – 7pm

Opening Reception:  Saturday May 3 from 2pm – 4pm

Details and application form here    Use the Member Login feature on this website first to check that your membership is valid through May 24th. 

Two new features on the CACGV website, at no cost to members. 

 1. Provide your artist profile, with images, and contact information on the NEW CACGV “Artist Directory” on our website.  Log in, and enter information  Free service for CAC members. See this feature here

 2. Share information about your arts activities – studio tours, performances, workshops, on our CACGV Member Activity Calendar. See listings under CACGV Member Events in the lower right corner of our  homepage

Community Arts Council of Greater Victoria

The Community Arts Council of Greater Victoria elevates the profile of artists and performers while igniting passion in local arts and culture in our community.

Established in 1968 as a non-profit organization and registered charity, the CACGV embraces all arts disciplines, including: literary, visual, music, theatre, dance and media arts; and the rich cultural diversity and heritage of Greater Victoria. Galleries, workshops, presentations and special events are staged throughout the region and in our spacious venue at the Arts Centre at Cedar Hill. 

CACGV activities are open to the entire community. We welcome artists and performers of all disciplines and at all levels, from curious, to emerging to professional. 

We value and encourage relationships with local organizations to build community through arts and culture.


BC Arts Council



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CACGV Events

April 25, 2014 - April 26, 2014
Creatively United for the Planet
April 26, 2014
Carnival of the Arts
Location: Arts Centre @ Cedar Hill
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Youth focussed family event featuring arts activities for under 13s
April 30, 2014 - May 14, 2014
Limelight: Annual Youth Art Show
Location: Cedar Hill Main and Cafe Galleries
Annual show of works by local Youth Artists.
May 20, 2014
CACGV Board Meeting
June 17, 2014
CACGV Board Meeting

Member Events

April 24, 2014
Opening Reception
Creative Bonds- Sarah Amos and friends
May 1, 2014
Ted Talk
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Brene Brown John Bohannon Tim Brown
May 11, 2014
Member Mixer
May 15, 2014
Opening Reception
Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East.
May 28, 2014
Opening Reception
Chin Yuen- Reflections
June 8, 2014
Member Mixer

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