In the Gallery

Inspiring Change
Works by the Elk Valley Métis
Opening reception Thursday 30th October at 7pm
Exhibition continues until Monday 24th November

The Elk Valley Métis have been celebrating together their ancestry and culture as an organization since 1994.  This year is their 20th anniversary of becoming visible in South East BC.
The group consists of a wide variety of artists, from Beadworkers, Painters, Musicians, Hunters, Students to Collectors of Artifacts.  There will be an assortment of art pieces displayed to represent all generations of Métis.

Next in the Gallery…

Deck the Walls
Opening reception Thursday 27th November at 7pm
Sale continues until Monday 29th December

Deck the Walls is The Arts Station’s 6th Annual year-end art show and sale. Each and every item is for sale and everything is priced under $100!
This show offers an opportunity for people to purchase local, high quality artwork a very reasonable price
If you’re interested in displaying your artwork for sale during this busy period, please contact Becca at assistant@theartsstation.com for an application package

Indie Films Fernie Presents….

Indie Films Fernie
The LunchBox (2013)
Monday November 3rd at 7pm
At the Vogue Theatre
Members: $9/adults $8/youth; Non- Members $10/adults $9/youth
Tickets available at the door and online

A mistaken delivery in Mumbai’s famously efficient lunchbox delivery system connects a young housewife to an older man in the dusk of his life as they build a fantasy world together through notes in the lunchbox. To watch the trailer, click HERE



Next in Concert….

Jazz – Allison Au Quartet Tuesday, November 4th at 8pm
Members: Adult $15 youth $10 / Non-members: Adult $20 Youth $14
Tickets available at The Arts Station and Online
www.alli8music.wix.com/allisonau

Juno-nominated Allison Au is a Toronto-based saxophonist, flautist, composer and arranger. Since it’s formation in 2009, The Allison Au Quartet has maintained a steady performance schedule at Toronto’s major Jazz clubs. The recipient of a 2011 Ontario Arts Council Popular Music Recording grant, The Allison Au Quartet released a debut CD “The Sky Was Pale Blue, Then Grey”. The album features Allison Au (alto saxophone), Todd Pentney (piano), Jon Maharaj (bass) and Fabio Ragnelli (drums). The album earned a Juno Award nomination for “Best Contemporary Jazz Album of the Year” of 2013. To listen, click HERE


 

Workshops

Our fall workshop schedule is about to begin!

Click HERE for more information!

Season Passes

Concert Series Beginning Soon!
It’s that time of the year again- our great concert and Indie Film Fernie Series are about to begin in September
Don’t miss out on any of these great events and purchase your series pass now!
Seats are Guaranteed!

Indie Films Fernie- 1st Monday of the Month
September to December Pass
-Arts Station Member $28.00
-Non-Member $32.00

Concert Series 5-Pass- September to April
Choose any 5 concerts
-Arts Station Member $60.00
-Non-Member $75.00

Jazz Series- September to April
Choose any 4 Jazz Concerts
-Arts Station member $50.00
-Non-Member $65.00

Call to Artists!

Fernie Lantern Festival
Call to Artists and Makers!
Some Great Big Ideas have been suggested for The Northern Lights Festival on November 22nd; icebergs, domes, Inukshuk, penguins, polar bears, animal silhouettes created from wood, fabric, plastic, stencils illuminated from the inside…
Builds will take place at The Arts Station
Nov 11th, 12th, 16th, 18th, 19th from 6pm-9pm
These builds are open to anyone who thinks it sounds like fun!
If you’re interested in getting involved in these builds, please contact Becca at assistant@theartsstation.com or for more information, click HERE
Deck the Walls 
Call for Entry
Christmas Art Show & Sale

Deck the Walls is The Arts Station’s 6th Annual year-end art show and sale. Each and every item is for sale and everything is priced under $100!
This show offers an opportunity for people to purchase local, high quality artwork a very reasonable price
The Show opens on Thursday November 27th and continues until Wednesday December 24th
If you’re interested in displaying your artwork for sale during this busy period, please contact Becca at assistant@theartsstation.com for an application package


The Arts Station Hours

The Arts Station Gallery will be open from 9am to 3pm Monday through Friday all year long!  Come by pay us a visit, take a look around, and make sure to check out all of the great programs we have happening.

 

 
The Blue Toque is open
Mondays 9am – 3pm
Thursdays 9am – 3pm
Fridays 9am – 3pm
Saturdays 9am – 3pm
Sundays 9am – 3pm
Closed Tuesday / Wednesday and statutory holidays.

New Arts Station Online Newsletter!

We have changed the format of our weekly newsletter that gets sent out to members!  It is short, sweet and better than ever.  Now, we highlight the events taking place the following week and that’s all!  We still have our full length newsletter available online including community events, call for entry and much more!  Click HERE for our full length newsletter or to subscribe to our weekly bulletin!

We Have a Blog!

For better or worse The Arts Station has started a blog. It is still a work in progress so please be patient! We can be found at http://theartsstation.wordpress.com. Please do keep checking it though as we will be updating it regularly and are working on a secret but great online project for 2012.