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We have a few spaces open for Artists & Artisans to set up displays via our Vendor Tables at our Annual Festival of the Arts at the Lumby Days Family Festival!  Please see the link for the application form &note that the deadline (May 24th) is quickly approaching!  This year we are offering a free first table for those who are willing to do a demonstration of their craft (prior notice to MAC required to waive this fee).  As always, vendors must be a current MAC member ($15/year).  For more informati

The Monashee Arts Council will once again be hosting a critiqued Art Show at this year at the Lumby Days Family Festival.  We invite local artists in any medium to participate in this year's show which is themed "Local Inspiration" and will run June 8th-10th. Participants must be a current (2018) member of the Monashee Arts Council ($15/yr).  Artists can submit up to three pieces, ready to display/hang, clearly labeled with name, medium, and price.  There is a display fee of $5 per piece.

We are thrilled to announce that Entry Forms for our annual Photography Contest are now available online & in the office!  Click on the link below to download your copy of the entry form and guidelines or stop by our office in The Village Gallery at 1975

THE LUMBY CABARET PRODUCTION WORKSHOP

                Remember, a few years ago we had a local theatre production The Moose Under Coyote Sleeping celebrating the history of Lumby.  The show was successfully produced and well received by the public.

                Since then a number of interesting things have happened locally.  We came up with the idea of a cabaret show which would draw upon current events and how these affect our daily lives.  People have interesting stories to tell which can serve as the ground material for dramatic performances.  People have hopes and fears which can be expressed in music, drama and story.

The Monashee Arts Council has entered into an agreement with the Okanagan Regional Library (Lumby) to offer a program to raise the awareness in the community of our local artists.  This project will provide a venue for local artists to showcase their work in the Lumby Branch, as well as take part in evening/weekend events during which the public can meet the artists to discuss their pieces.

 

We are very excited at the Monashee Arts Council to be able to start work on this great new community project! 

More info in the link to an article below...

 

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