MAS News

Malaspina Art Society presents

“As Seen By Us”: Malaspina Camera Club Group Show

Opening Night: Thursday May 2nd 7-9PM

at  the Malaspina Exhibition Centre, Vancouver Island Powell River Campus Foyer

On display May 3rd-June 4th, 2019

The Malaspina Camera Club is exhibiting member’s photographs in their 2nd group show at the VIU Gallery. Member’s varied interests are reflected in their beautiful imagery of local landscapes, wildlife, travel, portraiture, macro subjects and night photography.

Other News 
  • Memberships for 2019/20 are now due. Click here to renew or purchase a new membership
  • Please be advised that the business meeting for May 2019 will be held on May 7 at 5 pm at the Art Centre (above library) Agenda items include:  update on Studio Tour, Chris Cran workshop final prep, Street Art Project update, AGM prep, plein air group.
  • Deadline for registration for the Qathet Region Studio Tour is May 15. Register at
  • The AGM of the Malaspina Art Society will be held Friday evening May 24 – followed by a social and special keynote speaker Chris Cran.  More details to follow.
  • There are still a couple of spots open for the Chris Cran “Art of Possibilities” workshop May 25 & 26. for more information please visit 

MAS News

Friends At Easel: A group exhibition of paintings to celebrate artists and painting students who have worked at easel with Ursula Medley. 
On display until Nov 13th at VIU Powell River, BC
Featuring the work of Maggie Poole, Janet Southcott, Eve Stocker, Patricia Peters, Kanemit, Lousie Henderson, Sharon Dennie, Lesley Armstrong, Joanne Denniston, Pat Dixon, Susan Cooper, Michael Drosdovich, Peter Gynd, Steve Grover, Joan Fischer, Louise Harwood-Lynn, Lenora Sattmann , Jen Nachlas & Ursula Medley. 

Our annual group show will be exhibited at VIU from November 15 to January 29
The theme this year is Thermal *
All members are invited to bring their art, ready to hang* on Wednesday November 14 to the lobby at VIU.  Art should be “new” pieces created in 2018.  Their is no restriction on size, however remember that others need to show too.
Katie McLean will be creating display cards to place beside the pieces.  Please have all your information regarding your art to our email by November 7, 2018 (  Include your name, the title of the piece, the medium used, and a comment about the work (25 words or less).  You may price your work or mark it NFS.
*All mediums are invited.  3D pieces are restricted in size for security purposes.  There is a lockable glass case that is only approximately 12 inches high which we will use for jewelry or other small items.
Please contact us, if you have any questions
* Thanks to Sandra Lopez for the suggestion.  Sandra explains that she chose the word as it means a column of warm air that can be used for flying…
But you can interpret it any way you wish!

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