Kathleen Bartels of VAG to Open Conference

Kathleen Bartels is the Director of the Vancouver Art Gallery where she has led the Gallery through a period of unprecedented growth and, in 2015, marked 14 years of leadership as the Director of this 84-year-old organization. Bartels’ direction has resulted in a significant transformation in the program, melding a dynamic mix of contemporary and […]

Dr. John Nightingale to Deliver Keynote at Conference 2015

Join us in New Westminster from October 25 – 27 for Conference 2015- Ebb & Flow: navigating societal trends and expectations. Speakers and topics reflect the cultural diversity of our province and include keynote speaker Dr. John Nightingale, President & CEO of the Vancouver Aquarium. Meetings and gatherings take place at the beautiful new Anvil Centre […]

Penticton Conference 2014 a great success!

Thank you to all who attended and contributed to this year’s conference and AGM in Penticton this past weekend. It was a great success and many thanks go out to this years speakers, venues and sponsors, as well as to everyone who joined us at this great event. We are already looking forward to next […]

Levi “Snk’lip” George and “Our Nature”

Levi “Snk’lip” George created the installation “Our Nature” to challenge the perception of what is considered “natural” and “normal”, and to take a closer look at the environment in which we all currently live. The installation takes us on a scenic walk through a “natural environment” made of waste materials and household items which we […]

Annual Conference: Conference 2013 October 23-26

BCMA held its annual conference in October 2013 with the theme of ‘Agents of Change’. The conference took place at Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa Resort in Parksville, BC and was hosted by Parksville Museum & Archives. Please visit http://www.museumsassn.bc.ca/conferences/current-conference for information on Conference 2014 scheduled for October 21 – 23 in Penticton, BC.