2021 Deer Lake Craft Festival – Pop-Up Booth

We’re excited to present a new pop-up booth option for new, emerging artisans at the Deer Lake Craft Festival. This booth will feature a rotating selection of local artisans between November 19 to 21.  Table rentals are for 4 hour slots, with 4 slots available across the entire weekend. Rentals are $75 and will include […]

2022 Call for Exhibition Proposals – Deer Lake Gallery

*This call for proposals is still open until the 2022 schedule is filled* We’re looking for 2D, 3D, and installation artwork for our 2022 Deer Lake Gallery exhibition program. We invite all artists working with all media including but not limited to painting, photography, mixed media, sculpture, ceramics, wood, metal work and installation work. Photography […]

Art in the Time of Covid-19

We’ve received so many amazing submissions during these past few months. View the artworks created by our community in the gallery below. Click on each photo for more information. Stories from the artists: At times painting has been impossible. I paint when I’m happy and there has been quite a few times where the stress […]

Art Talks I

Register for the closing reception – March 25 Join us for a closing celebration of Art Talks as we wrap up our first group exhibition of the year. Enjoy some refreshments and chat with these 9 talented artists. Date: March 25, 2022 Time: 3:00pm to 6:00pm Venue: Deer Lake Art Gallery (6584 Deer Lake Ave) […]

Break It – Live at the Gallery Concert Series

The Burnaby Arts Council is passionate about promoting the arts as a vital component of our city’s culture. We take great pleasure in offering this FREE music concert series and welcome you to the Deer Lake Art Gallery!  Live at the Gallery is a chance to bring music into the gallery setting, to connect the visual and the […]

Call for artwork – Pop-up exhibitions

We are currently hosting a pop-up exhibition in Burnaby! Wonderffle If you would like to be featured in any of the above opportunities, please fill out the form below. If you are having trouble with the form, send us the following information through e-mail to info@burnabyartscouncil.org A short bio (100 – 300 words) Resume/CV An […]

Call for Artwork – The Art of Craft

Artists are invited to submit original works for “The Art of Craft.” This exhibition will be held at the Deer Lake Art Gallery from November 27th – December 18th, 2021. The call is open to all artisans and crafters residing in Burnaby and metro-Vancouver. We invite submissions from artists, artisans and crafters working in any […]

Call for Musicians & Performers – Live at the Gallery

Calling all musicians and performers! We’re looking to book local talent for Live at the Gallery, a monthly concert and performance series hosted by the Burnaby Arts Council (BAC). As part of the Burnaby Arts Council’s mandate, we seek to explore ways that art can be used in this city to draw community together. We […]

Call for Student Artwork – ‘Work in Progress Month’ (Student Exhibition)

This call is now CLOSED. Please join us for our first student exhibition from April 16 – April 30! The Burnaby Arts Council is inviting all artists to submit their work for the very first Work In Progress Month! Here at the BAC, we prioritize engaging with the community in as many ways as possible. […]

Health and Safety at the Burnaby Arts Council

The following page outlines the current measures that we are taking at the Burnaby Arts Council to reduce and prevent the spread of communicable diseases, in particular the COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) virus. The guidelines below include guidance on visiting the gallery, events & workshops, and workplace safety. You can find more information on the provincial health […]

Live at the gallery – Renewal of Energy

The Burnaby Arts Council is passionate about promoting the arts as a vital component of our city’s culture. We take great pleasure in offering this FREE music concert series and welcome you to the Deer Lake Art Gallery! Live at the Gallery is a chance to bring music into the gallery setting, to connect the […]

Paint Party – April 30

Are you ready to paint Party?! We want to invite you to enjoy a wonderful evening with paint, drinks, snacks, and good company! Our amazing member and local artist Alyx Essers-Silverman will lead this paint-along with step-by-step instructions. No experience needed, just your enthusiasm to follow along and have fun! A ticket includes all art […]

Paint Party – March 19

Event description Are you ready to paint Party?! We want to invite you to enjoy a wonderful evening with paint, drinks, snacks, and good company! Our amazing member and local artist Alyx Essers-Silverman will lead this paint-along with step-by-step instructions. No experience needed, just your enthusiasm to follow along and have fun! A ticket includes […]

Youth Jam – Call for young performers!

Live at the Gallery: Youth Jam 2022 Performance Opportunity for Burnaby Music Students! Are you a Burnaby secondary student? Are you a musician that needs a stage to perform on or an improviser who loves to jam? Join the Burnaby Arts Council and Mayor Mike Hurley for Youth Jam 2022!  The Youth Jam is an […]