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At the May 4, 2019 Council meeting - A watercolour and pen & ink painting by Judy Shield titled Ioco Refinery Boilerhouse was presented.
Posted Date: May 15, 2019
City of Port Moody to present Canadian roots rock reggae band Big Sugar at Golden Spike Days Festival
The City of Port Moody and the Golden Spike Days Society are pleased to announce Canadian roots rock reggae band Big Sugar will be the headline performer for Canada Day celebrations at the Golden Spike Days Festival in Rocky Point Park. The show will take place on Sunday, June 30, 2019, as Canada Day (July 1) falls on a Monday this year.
Posted Date: May 07, 2019
At the April 23, 2019 Council meeting - A glass blown vase was presented by the artist, Maria Batista.
Posted Date: April 24, 2019
At the April 9, 2019 Council meeting - Parvaneh Roudgar presented a video of her public art piece titled Migration.
Posted Date: April 16, 2019
Artists are invited to submit light-based public art proposals for igNIGHT, the bi-annual exhibition that shines creative light in downtown Fort McMurray after dark. The deadline to submit a proposal is 2 pm on Thursday, April 25.
Posted Date: April 08, 2019
At the March 26, 2019 Council meeting - An acrylic on canvas titled Mt. Baker by Steve Amsden was presented
Posted Date: March 27, 2019
At the March 12, 2019 Council meeting - A watercolour painting titled Refuge by Nori Kawasaki was presented
Posted Date: March 13, 2019
The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS) in partnership with The AMP: AIDS Memorial Pathway, seeks an artist/artist team to create a durable and permanent public work of art to be sited in a transit-oriented development (TOD) on Capitol Hill at Broadway and John streets. Deadline: Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 10:59 pm, Pacific.
Posted Date: March 06, 2019
At the February 26, 2019 Council meeting - A film trailer for Anthropocene: The Human Epoch was presented.
Posted Date: February 27, 2019
At the February 12, 2019 Council meeting - Staff Artist, Sara Graham presented her public art piece titled Tugboat, 2013.
Posted Date: February 13, 2019
The City of Fredericton invites expressions of interest from artists or artist teams to design and create site specific public art for the centre of a new traffic circle roundabout to be constructed in 2019 at the intersection of Woodstock Road, Boulevard de la Pointe-Sainte-Anne Boulevard, and Smythe, Brunswick, and King Streets in the west end of downtown Fredericton, New Brunswick. Submission Deadline March 22, 2019 at midnight.
Posted Date: February 12, 2019
The Town of Oakville invites artists to submit Expressions of Interest (EOI) to create a permanent indoor public artwork for the galleria of the Southeast Community Centre. Deadline: Friday March 1, 2019 at 4 pm EST.
Posted Date: February 12, 2019
At the January 22, 2019 Council meeting - A photograph by Bryce Barry, a botanical by Brenna Quan, and a ceramic sculpture by Bev Ellis were presented
Posted Date: January 24, 2019
Canadian artists and artist teams working in any artistic/cultural discipline are invited to submit an Expression of Interest application for three artist in residence opportunities in Maple Ridge, BC. There are two live-work studio and houses for a term of 3 years starting late spring/summer 2019 and one new work only studio for a term of 1 year starting late spring 2019. Deadline is February 14, 2019 at 5pm.
Posted Date: January 23, 2019
The Port Moody Heritage Society is putting together a cookbook to celebrate its 50th anniversary and is reaching out to the community for family recipes and stories that paint a portrait of life around the Burrard Inlet. Send in your recipe and stories you would share while sitting down to a meal with friends or family to the Port Moody Station Museum. Submission deadline is February 1, 2019.
Posted Date: January 16, 2019
Upcycling Port Moody’s Heritage’ is a four-week exhibition of artistic upcycling imagination and creativity held in partnership with the Port Moody Arts Centre. 2019 is the 50th Anniversary of the Port Moody Heritage Society, and for its 50th Anniversary Exhibition we invite artists of all mediums to employ the creativity of ‘Upcycling’ in sculpture, collage, assemblages, furniture and more to explore and showcase Port Moody’s social, industrial and cultural heritage. Submission deadline May 1, 2019.
Posted Date: January 16, 2019
At the January 8, 2019 Council meeting - An artifact, a hand painted cream pitcher, from the Port Moody Station Museum was presented
Posted Date: January 09, 2019
At the November 27, 2018 Council meeting - A live performance by the Caulfield School of Dance Voice Program choir.
Posted Date: November 28, 2018
At the November 13, 2018 Council meeting - A painting titled Forest Garden by Marian Hazelwood, and a painting by Martin Sollanych titled Wailea Sunset were presented.
Posted Date: November 14, 2018
At the November 6, 2018 Inaugural Council meeting - Mena Spasova, a soloist with the Caulfield School of Dance Voice Program sang a song.
Posted Date: November 13, 2018
At the October 23, 2018 Council meeting - Paper Sculpture-Reliefs titled The Game Hockey and The Game Baseball by Chris Culos were presented.
Posted Date: October 24, 2018
Port Moody announces winners of the 2018 Spike Business Awards at City Hall gala
At a gala held at Port Moody City Hall October 18, 2018, the City recognized Port Moody businesses that impressed residents in a variety of ways, from their street appeal and great customer service to their business spirit and environmental leadership.
Posted Date: October 19, 2018
At the October 09, 2018 Council meeting - A reading of the poem "Snow" by author Rob Taylor was presented.
Posted Date: October 10, 2018
At the September 25, 2018 Council meeting - The 4 Waste Collection Vehicle vinyl wraps were presented.
Posted Date: September 26, 2018
Port Moody celebrates Culture Days with a scavenger hunt, painting demo, and music makerspace
The City of Port Moody invites residents and visitors to celebrate Culture Days over the last weekend in September – Friday, September 28 to Sunday, September 30, 2018 – along with thousands of artists, organizations, and communities across Canada.
Posted Date: September 20, 2018
At the July 24, 2018 Council meeting - A pair of water skis from the late 1940s or early 1950s was presented.
Posted Date: August 08, 2018
Port Moody Mayor invites public to celebrate summer on July 27 with free BBQ and live music
Port Moody Mayor Mike Clay invites residents and visitors to celebrate summer with a free barbeque, live music, and family-friendly activities in front of City Hall (100 Newport Drive) from 3pm to 6:30pm on Friday, July 27, 2018.
Posted Date: July 19, 2018
At the July 10, 2018 Council meeting - A painting titled Dawn Serenity and book titled British Columbia Graced by Nature's Palette by Frank Townsley were presented.
Posted Date: July 11, 2018
It’s that time of year when Port Moody asks the community to design and paint street banners. For its 2019 community banner display, Port Moody is honouring all the things we love about our fair city. What do you love about Port Moody? We’d love to know! Entry deadline is Friday, October 12, 2018 at 4pm.
Posted Date: June 27, 2018
At the June 26, 2018 Council meeting - A painting titled Botanical Beach by Tatjana Mirkov-Popovicki was presented.
Posted Date: June 27, 2018
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