Oxygen Art Centre

Media Release: The Kissing Project is on Google Street View! Vancouver artist, Sylvia Grace Borda, in partnership with Nelson area residents have worked together to create the first staged net artworks in the Columbia Basin area to reside in Google Street view.   Borda is known for her pioneering work to create unconventional photographic staging […]

Oxygen Art Centre

The 10th Anniversary Oxygen Art Centre fundraiser Cabaret! Aliens with Benefits: A Cabaret for the (Pre existing) Human Condition Thursday and Friday, June 22 and 23 The Capitol Theatre 8 PM Tickets $20 in advance / $25 Door (http://capitoltheatre.bc.ca/) The Oxygen Art Centre welcomes back Nicola Harwood to create one of her classic Oxygen Art […]

Oxygen Art Centre

The Kissing Project exhibition opens at Oxygen Art Centre Throughout this Spring, Sylvia Grace Borda has been the artist in residence at the Oxygen Art Centre developing her ‘Kissing Project.’ The artist’s proposal is not what you would expect – she has aimed to create contemporary artworks, celebrating local and cultural values of love and […]

Oxygen Art Centre

Media Release: Presenting the 7th annual Oxygen Art Market! The 7th Annual Oxygen Art Market will take place on May 26, 27, 28, 2017 Hours: Friday 7-10pm, Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 10am – 5pm 320 Vernon Street (back alley entrance) in Nelson Every year, the Oxygen Art Market attracts hundreds of art-lovers to the Oxygen Art […]

Oxygen Art Centre

  We are seeking volunteers from the Nelson community to be part of the ‘KISSING Project’ Event takes place on April 7th and 8th – you can be part of Nelson’s future!!! Did you know that the City of Nelson has one of the most culturally diverse communities in Canada! – Artist-in-residence, Sylvia Grace Borda, […]

Oxygen Art Centre

Oxygen Art Centre is thrilled to present a Spring Break “SING” Camp with Erica Dee! The daughter of Bostonian jazz musicians, Erica Dee has been immersed in music her entire life. She discovered her sound within the underground electronic and hip-hop culture of Nelson, British Columbia. Erica began singing with DJs and bands at the […]

Oxygen Art Centre

SASKATCHEWAN’S 2016 POET LAUREATE GERRY HILL AND NELSON, B.C.’S SUSAN ANDREWS GRACE READ MARCH 17 AT NELSON’S OXYGEN ART CENTRE The West Kootenay will take on a prairie flavor on St. Patrick’s Day when former Nelson, B.C. writing student Gerry Hill, who was Saskatchewan’s 2016 poet laureate, will read from his work together with Nelson […]

Oxygen Art Centre

Youth Arts Festival gallery show at Oxygen Art Centre.   Oxygen Art Centre’s 3rd annual Youth Arts Festival presents in flux, a group show by Kootenay artists Hannah DeBoer-Smith, Maya Kacsmar-Mayoh, Olivia Mansveld, Teyana Neufeld and Tyler Wright.  The artists were invited to submit work and speak to the concepts behind the exhibition’s title, and […]

Oxygen Art Centre

Youth Arts Festival program and Talent Slam line up announced!   Oxygen Art Centre’s 3rd annual Youth Arts Festival opens on Thursday, February 23rd from 7-10pm with in flux, an art exhibition by Kootenay artists Hannah DeBoer-Smith, Maya Kacsmar-Mayoh, Olivia Mansveld, Teyana Neufeld and Tyler Wright.  This exhibition will stay open at Oxygen from 1st […]

Oxygen Art Centre

TALENT SLAM line up announced! The line up for Oxygen Art Centre’s 3rd annual Youth Arts Festival TALENT SLAM is out!Congratulations to Sam Hobeyn, Kayleigh Hill, Maddie Kinghorn, Talel McBriar, Matthew Goddard, Alex McIntyre, Shawna Woelke, Agatha Storie & Grace Markle, Quinn Barron & Kozmo Sammartino, Bronwen Bird, Catalyst Loa, Dominique Adams, James Alexander & […]