Regional Juried Art Exhibit

The Regional Juried Art Exhibition is a program of the Peace Liard Regional Arts Council in partnership with a host community arts council on a revolving basis from communities in the Peace Region: Dawson Creek, Fort St John, Chetwynd, Tumbler Ridge, Hudson’s Hope and Fort Nelson.

The Peace Liard Regional Arts Council works closely with the hosting community arts councils and their volunteers to provide assistance and consistency of this program making it a very successful. This event gives each arts council an opportunity to showcase the arts in their community on a regional level, it also provides an opportunity for artists from each region to gain exposure. This exhibit is open to new and established artists in the Peace Liard region, giving everyone an opportunity of having their artwork in a Juried Show.

The 35th Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibition will take place at the Dawson Creek Art Gallery (101- 816 Alaska Ave) June 2 – 26, 2017.  The Opening Reception is Friday, June 2nd at 7 pm, the Opening Reception is sponsored by the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie and the City of Dawson Creek.

Announcing the RJAE 2017 Award Recipients

Registration deadline is May 16, 2017.

Download the 2017 Call to Entry Brochure, Entry Form, and Artist Statement (optional).

Adjudicators: Nathalie Parenteau, from Whitehorse, YT, and John Steins, from Dawson City, YT.

Important Dates:

Registration Deadline: Thursday, May 16th
Delivery of Artwork Deadline: up to 5pm on Sunday, May 28th
Hanging of Artwork: May 30th & 31st
Judging: Friday, June 2nd from 10am – 4pm
Opening Reception: Friday, June 2nd from 7-9pm

Saturday, June 3rd – Artists’ Walk Through from 10am-12pm

The exhibit will be on display until June 26, 2017.

Workshops Offered:

Nathalie Parenteau – Mandala Workshop
John Steins – Printmaking
Saturday, June 3rd – 2pm to 5pm and Sunday, June 4th – 10am to 4pm.
Register at the Dawson Creek Art Gallery 250-782-2601
Cost: $85 plus GST and supplies

For details on the workshops please call 250-782-2601 or email Daneka Hussey, the Education Coordinator at the Art Gallery, at

For further details about the event, please contact the Art Gallery at 250-782-2601 or by email at

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