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  • Call for Exhibition and Residency Submissions Announced

    Oxygen Art Centre is currently accepting submissions for its Exhibition and Residency program.  Regional, national and international professional artists from any discipline are welcome to submit proposals for a solo or group exhibition and/or residency.  Oxygen Art Centre is particularly interested in work with regional relevance, cross-disciplinary work and work that engages audiences in participatory processes.  Professional (CARFAC) exhibition and artist presentation fees are paid for selected programming.  Residencies and exhibitions are typically planned two to three years in advance. Please submit all of the following documents as specified in

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  • Oxygen Welcomes New Executive Director

    Oxygen Art Centre names Genevieve Robertson as the new Executive Director, effective January 15th.   Robertson, who moved from Vancouver to the Kootenays last year, was instrumental to Touchstones Nelson’s exhibit, River Relations: A Beholder’s Share of the Columbia River Dams, an interdisciplinary artistic research project that considers the presence and impact of hydroelectric power production on the Columbia River. Her drawing-based interdisciplinary artistic practice explores the complexities that emerge when relating to land and water in a time of large-scale industrial exploitation.   Robertson holds an MAA from Emily Carr

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  • Executive Director leaves post

    Oxygen Art Centre’s Executive Director Miriam Needoba will be leaving her role at the end of the year after six years of service. Needoba, who is planning to return to school to pursue graduate studies, is confident that the Centre will continue along its dynamic path, as a model for rural artist run centres in British Columbia.   According to Needoba, Oxygen Art Centre is a remarkable interdisciplinary artist-driven organization that, in spite of its limited resources and remote location, has been able to provide the community with exceptional programming

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  • Search for New Executive Director

    It is with mixed emotions that we announce Miriam Needoba’s departure from her role as Executive Director at Oxygen Art Centre. She is leaving to pursue the next chapter in her remarkable career. Mark you calendar for our AGM on November 27th when we will celebrate Miriam’s steadfast commitment and dynamic presence at the Centre these past many years. This means that Oxygen Art Centre is looking for a new Executive Director. The posting closes on October 27th. Oxygen Art Centre – Executive Director Job Description    

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  • AGM 2016

    Oxygen Art Centre’s Annual General Meeting is coming up on Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 at 7pm. Please join us in reflecting on another great year past and envisioning more to come! AGENDA : •    Opening of the Assembly by the Chair •    Reading and adoption of proposed agenda •    Reading and adoption of minutes from 2015 AGM •    Presentation and adoption of the Financial Statements as of June 3o, 2016 •    Reports by Executive Director (2015-2016) •    Presentation of activities (2016-2017) •    Election of new Board Members •    Other business

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  • VMC Budget

    Download Budget here: ve023-budget_oxygenartcentre

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  • VMC Production Schedule

    Download schedule here: ve023-project_schedule_oxgyenarcentre

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  • VMC letter of support from Touchstones

    Download letter of support here: vmcoxygen                   Transcript of letter: September 23, 2016   Virtual Museums Canada Virtual Exhibits Investment Program   Re: Letter of Support for Oxygen Art Centre’s application for Virtual Exhibit – Memory Palaces   To Whom It May Concern:   The Nelson and District Museum, Archives, Art Gallery and Historical Society is a non-profit organization who have the expertise in the area of digitization, having completed several VMC projects in the past. The Society and Oxygen Art Centre

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