Presenting Conflict Studies

   An artists-residency and exhibition with Justin Langlois  Exhibition Dates: August 25th – September 30th Opening Reception: Friday August 24th, 7-9pm Artist Talk: Saturday August 25th, 2pm Gallery Hours: Wednesday-Saturday 1-5pm Oxygen Art Centre is excited to be hosting Vancouver-based visual artist, educator and organizer Justin Langlois, who will be in Nelson this summer as our artist-in-residence followed by an exhibition. […]

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Oxygen Art Centre Adult Education Summer Intensives  Planning for Summer? – Get Creative at Oxygen! This summer Oxygen is offering two adult education intensives: Painting and Drawing with Deborah Thompson July 23-26 and Zero to Sixty Ukulele Intensive July 30-August 3. Explore the relationship between drawing and painting and expand your skills in Deborah Thompson’s […]

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Presenting a Juried Emerging Artists Exhibition  Wayfinding: Identity and the Kootenays Exhibition Dates: June 7 – July 7, 2018 Opening Reception: Thursday June 7, 7-9pm Artist Talk: Saturday June 9th, 12pm Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday 1-5pm Participating Artists: Annika Dixon-Reusz, Danan Lake, Spencer Legebokoff, Eija Loponen-Stephenson, Lydia Miller, and Vance Wright. Honourable Mentions: Bethany Pardoe and PCSS’s ‘The Socks Project’. In this professional, juried […]

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Oxygen 2018 Summer Camps Announced ​Oxygen Art Centre – Summer Theatre Camp Group 2017 Oxygen is excited to be offering two weeks of fun-filled summer camps for children and youth ages 6 to 18 years.   July 16-20 Oxygen is offering Theatre Camps with Martina Avis. In the mornings there is a theatre workshop for children aged […]

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Presenting the 8th Annual Oxygen Art Market! An Art Exhibition and Fundraising Event Dates: May 25, 26, 27, 2018 Hours: Friday 7-10pm, Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am – 5pm Location: Oxygen Art Centre 320 Vernon Street (back alley entrance) in Nelson Every year, the Oxygen Art Market attracts hundreds of art-lovers to the Oxygen Art Centre […]

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Call for Exhibition and Residency Submissions Announced Oxygen Art Centre is currently accepting submissions for our Exhibition and Residency program.  Regional, national and international professional artists from any discipline are welcome to submit proposals for a solo or group exhibition and/or residency.  Oxygen Art Centre is particularly interested in work with regional relevance, cross-disciplinary work and work […]

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East and West Kootenay Juried Youth Art Exhibition – Call Announced!   East and West Kootenay youth* ages 18-29 are invited to submit visual or media art work to be considered for a professional juried exhibition at Oxygen Art Centre opening in June 2018.  We invite young artists to select finished work or produce new […]

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Oxygen Spring Break Camps! – ART & ACT! Oxygen is excited to be offering three fun-filled spring break camps for kids aged 6-12. The first week is ART week with two half day camps. Oxygen is thrilled to have Anita Levesque re-join the Oxygen faculty to offer ART CAMP – Inspired! where kids will learn about great […]

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Media Release: 4th Annual Youth Arts Festival Schedule Announced! The 4th Annual Youth Arts Festival will take place in Nelson and Trail February 13-20! Please join us for some of this exciting programming. Since 2015 the annual Youth Arts Festivals have garnered inspired responses from participants, provided professional experiences for young artists, and opportunities for […]

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Oxygen Art Centre Welcomes New Executive Director   Oxygen Art Centre names Genevieve Robertson as the new Executive Director, effective January 15th. Robertson, who moved from Vancouver to the Kootenays last year, was instrumental to Touchstones Nelson’s exhibit, River Relations: A Beholder’s Share of the Columbia River Dams, an interdisciplinary artistic research project that considers the presence […]