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  • NEW! Aspiring Artist Awards - 2017 Call for Applications

    April 13, 2017

    The YVR ART FOUNDATION is pleased to announce a Call for Applications from BC and Yukon First Nations artists interested in applying for the new Aspiring Artist Awards of $500 each.

    Up to five Aspiring Artist Awards are now offered...More

  • The 2017 Scholarship Application Process is Now Closed

    January 27, 2017

    Thanks to all the applicants for the 2017 YVR Art Foundation Youth and Mid-Career Scholarships. All applicants will be notified of the results by April 2017.More

  • Final Week for $5,000 Scholarship Award Applications - deadline January 27th!

    January 23, 2017

    The deadline for applying for Youth and Mid-Career $5,000 Scholarships for BC and Yukon First Nations artists is fast approaching - January 27th, 2017. Scholarship applications may be submitted by mail, courier, in person or online.

     

    Youth Scholarship (ages 16 - 26): Click HERE to find the...More

  • Announcing the 2016 Masterpiece Study Program Grant Recipients

    November 24, 2016

    We are pleased to announce that five artists have been selected to receive a travel/study grant as part of our Masterpiece Study Program.

    The Masterpiece Study Program grants (up to $2,500) provide a unique opportunity for BC and Yukon First Nations artists to travel to museums...More

  • Call for Applications - 2017 Youth and Mid-Career Scholarships

    November 15, 2016

    The YVR ART FOUNDATION is pleased to announce a Call for Applications from BC and Yukon First Nations artists interested in applying for Youth or Mid-Career Artist Scholarships of $5,000 each.

    Youth Scholarship (ages 16 - 26): The purpose of the Youth scholarship is to...More

  • Masterpiece Study Program - Applications Closed

    October 2, 2016

    Thank you to everyone who submitted an application for the Masterpiece Study Program! The application phase is now closed for 2016. Please check back in the summer of 2017 for information about the next Call for Applications.More

  • 3 Days Left to Apply for Masterpiece Study Program Grants of up to $2500

    September 27, 2016

    Our deadline is fast approaching for the 2016 Masterpiece Study Program. Open to First Nations artists from BC and the Yukon, grants of up to $2500 will be given to artists for travel/study projects at the Museum of Anthropology, the Museum of Vancouver, the Royal BC Museum in Victoria, the Burke Museum in Seattle and the Field Museum in Chicago.

    Applications must be...More

  • One Week Left to Apply for Masterpiece Study Program Grants - Up to $2500

    September 21, 2016

    One week left to apply for our Masterpiece Study Program Grants of up to $2500 for study/research of First Nations art and artifacts at museums in BC, Seattle and Chicago:

    The Bill Holm Center for the Study of Northwest Native Art at the Burke Museum, the Museum of Vancouver, the Royal BC Museum, The Field Museum and the UBC Museum of Anthropology.

    We have just...More

  • 2015 Scholarship Recipients' Art Installed at YVR

    August 17, 2016

    The 2015 Youth and Mid-Career Scholarship Recipients' art can now be found in the display cases at YVR. This is a great opportunity for the artists to have their pieces seen by travellers from all over the world as each piece will be housed in a couple of locations throughout the year. Watch for them the next time you head through the airport at the following gates:

    ...More

  • Call for Applications // 2016 Masterpiece Study Program

    July 28, 2016

    Check out our Masterpiece Study Program Grants of up to $2500 for study/research of First Nations art and artifacts at museums in BC, Seattle and Chicago:

    The Bill Holm Center for the Study of Northwest Native Art at the Burke Museum, the Museum of Vancouver, the Royal BC Museum, The Field Museum and the UBC Museum of Anthropology.

    We have just announced our...More

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