2016 Awards for Outstanding Achievement Artist Announced

We are pleased to announce the local artist creating the awards for the BCMA Awards for Outstanding Achievement: Squamish Nation artist, Jim Yelton. In a step to support the annual conference host communities, the awards presented to winners are designed by local artists from current conference locations. Click here to find out more about Jim […]

Travel Bursary Application Deadline: Midnight TONIGHT!

Attending the BCMA Conference in Whistler?¬†A limited number of bursaries of up to $250.00 are available to delegates-in-need; students interested in the museum sector and emerging professionals who have worked in the museum sector for less than two years. Applicant must be a BCMA member OR be employed or volunteer for a BCMA member institution. […]

Hardcastle Bursary: Application Deadline September 15th

The BCMA is pleased to offer two bursaries that may be awarded annually: The Hardcastle Bursary supports financial administration and management training for staff and volunteers working in BC museums and cultural institutions. Up to $1000 will be made available¬†to enable staff and volunteers of current Institutional Members, or Individual Members currently employed at a […]

Call for Artists!

Each year at the annual BCMA Conference an original work is commissioned for presentation to the best in our Province; recognizing outstanding achievement in the museum, gallery, archive, and related heritage communities in BC. The BCMA features the work of a visual artist who lives in the location of the annual conference. Artists living in […]