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
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
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.
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:
The 2016 Scholarship Awards Event was a huge success. Congratulations to the 2016 Scholarship Recipients, as well as the 2015 Scholarship Recipients who showcased the art they produced over the past year. Click here for pictures of the event. More
YVR Art Foundation (YVRAF) today announced the nine B.C. & Yukon First Nations artists who will each be awarded $5,000 for their creative excellence and commitment to further develop their art practice. The winners will be recognized at the annual YVRAF Awards Reception held at Vancouver International Airport (YVR). The reception will also include the unveiling of the...More