Island Style

Sunday, June 15, 1975 (All day)

Island Style

Artists: Serry, Glenda and Ted Marshall and Bill Porteous 

Date: June 15, 1975

The Nanaimo Communication Society presented a program of "home-grown" music by Sherry, Glenda and Ted Marshall. 

The event also presented the Island Style: Sculpture and Graphics by local artist Bill Porteous. 

B.C. Winter Festival

Thursday, January 23, 1975 (All day)

 B.C. Winter Festival

Date: January 23 to February 17, 1975

Open Space had an Open House on Thursday, Janauary 23 in conjunction with the B.C. Winter Festival. Several exhibits and events were on hand for public viewing and live entertainment was provided in a relaxed coffee house atmosphere. 


Date: January 23 to February 17, 1975 


SCAN '74 from the Vancouver Art Gallery exhibited at Open Space. SCAN '74 was a multi-media presentation that surveyed Canadian art of the past two years and represented the works of over 300 artists.


Circle Craft Co-op Quilt Show

Date: January 23 to February 17, 1975

Circle Craft-Co-operative featured a Quilt Show with both antique and new quilts, patchwork and other articles from across Canada and B.C.

Art Crawl

Friday, June 10, 2011, 8:00 pm

Off the Grid Art Crawl

22 Galleries

4 Off-sites

1 Crawl

Date: Friday, June 10, 2011, from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Building on the success of last year’s Off the Grid Art Crawl, Open Space participated in another city-wide gallery open house on Friday, June 10. This year's event was organized in conjunction with the Art Foundations 21 conference hosted by Camosun College Visual Arts.

Grant Writing Workshop with CARFAC

Thursday, September 1, 2011 (All day)

Grant Writing Workshop with CARFAC

Date to be announced

Please watch for upcoming notices regarding a Grant Writing workshop that we will be holding here at the gallery in partnership with CARFAC BC. Walter Quan, grant officer at the BC Arts Council will be holding a one-day workshop sometime in May. More details on exact dates and workshop fees will be available very soon.

Grant Writing Workshop

Monday, November 10, 2008 (All day)

Grant Writing Workshop

Date: November 10, 2008, 6 to 9 p.m.

With members of The Canada Council for the Arts

The Canada Council for the Arts invited the public to participate in free grant writing information sessions for professional artists.

During these sessions, we explained:
• how to complete application forms;
• how to submit your support material; and
• how applications are assessed.

The following Canada Council for the Arts staff wereon site conducting these sessions:
Marianne Heggtveit, Acting Head, Arts Services Unit
Melisa Kamibayashi, Information Officer, Arts Services Unit
Nancy Guertin, Program Officer, Theatre
Peter Schneider, Program Officer, Writing and Publishing
Pao Quang Yeh, Program Officer, Visual Arts


Bare Walls Photo Op

Tuesday, February 22, 2011, 12:00 pm to Saturday, February 26, 2011, 5:00 pm

Bare Walls Photo Op was an opportunity for Open Space members to document their work within the exhibition space with the benefit of flexible lighting.


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