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Nelson’s new opera nears completion

Local composer Don Macdonald expects to finish the first draft of his new opera, KHAOS, by the end of this month.

Pals stick together through artistic expression

Drawing and painting founded the solid friendship of local artists Oliver Arthur and Dylan Humphries, whose collective work is hanging at Cowan Office Supplies.

Finding new love at Touchstones Nelson

The shop at Touchstones Nelson is hosting a Pre-Loved Art Sale on Saturday, April 2 at 7 p.m.
Black Albinos deliver hooks

Black Albinos deliver hooks

If you’ve attended a charitable event, art opening or hit up the grocery store in the last several years, there’s a chance you’re already familiar with Joel Wheeler’s quirky, offbeat brand of pop.
Dee-light

Dee-light

L.V. Rogers grad Erica Dee gave a morning concert at her alma mater last week, as part of a weekend tour stop in Nelson
Remembering the Kerr

Remembering the Kerr

Michael Graham and Shayne Brandel joke that they might be the only two artists in Nelson who never lived in the historic Kerr Apartments. But that doesn’t mean they don’t remember them fondly.
Myers checks back with Baby

Myers checks back with Baby

Before he stashes it away in his rich theatrical vault, Nelson’s Lucas Myers is bringing the hilarious Hello Baby: An Instructional Lecture by a First-Time, Semi-Competent Father to the small stage one last time, and there are a few surprises in store
Shambhala arrives on the world stage

Shambhala arrives on the world stage

For years, the Shambhala Music Festival held near Salmo was the Kootenay’s little secret. Now it seems the secret is out.

Artists invited to be part of showcase

Registrations are currently being accepted for artists/venues in the Columbia Basin to participate in the Columbia Basin Culture Tour.
Educators become exhibitors for special show

Educators become exhibitors for special show

The next exhibition opening at the Kootenay Gallery of Art celebrates contemporary craft and art created by 26 artists who teach and work at the Kootenay School of the Arts at Selkirk College in Nelson.