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NewsKamloops Picture of the Week

April
17
,
2016
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Whether it’s hiking, mountain biking or a walk in the Hoodoos, there’s so much to do in and around Kamloops. Local photographer Ed Hennan was out for one of those walks and when looking back towards Kamloops, he caught this magical...

B.C. poet bill bissett back in town

April
14
,
2016
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Bill bissett, sometimes referred to as the Godfather of Canadian poetry, returns to Kamloops this weekend. The League of Canadian Poets and TRU’s English and modern languages department and library invite the public to experience a bill...

NewsKamloops Picture of the Week

April
10
,
2016
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This magical moment on the Thompson River was captured by local photographer Sandie Shaw Helgeson.  With the encouragement of her father, Sandie began taking pictures in 1971 and hasn't stopped since.  We're glad she...

KSO book sale back for spring

April
7
,
2016
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Kamloops Symphony’s largest fundraiser is back at Sahali Mall for spring with Barb’s Used Book and Music Sale running April 9-23 This semi-annual sale has been successful due to its convenient location, highly organized donations...

A collection within the collection

April
4
,
2016
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Clearly, Hugh Hanson Davidson (1930-2014) had an illustrious life in the arts and — fortunately for Kamloops Art Gallery — a passion and critical eye for visual art as well. Davidson’s career calling was in music. Hailing from...

NewsKamloops Picture of the Week

April
3
,
2016
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The solitary tree by Hayden Scott of Kamloops. If you’d like to see more of Scott’s work, you can follow him on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/hayden.scott.9465 The News Kamloops Picture of the Week is coordinated by...

KAG show celebrates donor's vision

April
1
,
2016
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Hugh Davidson never acquired works of art as a financial investment. Rather, he saw it as a form of direct support for artists. Kamloops Art Gallery features Davidson’s collection in its spring exhibition, Hugh Hanson Davidson: A Life in...

NewsKamloops Picture of the Week

March
27
,
2016
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Almost all of us see the sunsets in Kamloops but far fewer get to see a sunrise over the City.  Local photographer Ed Hennan was up early and ready to capture the City skyline just minutes before the sun rose above the horizon.  If...

NewsKamloops Picture of the Week

March
20
,
2016
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You wouldn’t be the only one to think photographer Nathan Fawcett took this picture in some far-off desert but it’s much closer to home.  In fact, it’s actually taken from Schubert Drive during a sandstorm alongside the North...

Spring brings arts grant opportunities

March
18
,
2016
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Area artists and arts groups are invited to submit an application for funding for the Kamloops Arts Council (KAC) spring grants cycle. The deadline is Friday, April 1.  Grants to a maximum of $1,000 may be awarded to artists and arts...