We gratefully acknowledge and give honour to the Secwepemc and Ktunaxa, the ancestral peoples, upon whose traditional and unceded land CV Arts is located.


Our team

Board of Directors

Gemma Beierback

- Chair

Maris Chisholm

- Vice Chair

Don Rawson


Cindy Munn

- Secretary

Juanita Rose Violini

- Director

Zahra Paliwalla

- Director

Tom Symington

- Director

Adrian Johnson

- Director

Patrick Carrick

- Director


The promotion of art is a community effort. Volunteers at CV Arts share their interest and appreciation for the artistic expression by assisting with exhibitions, events, and promotion. Their dedication and commitment allows us to elevate artists across the region.

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CV Arts provides the following scholarships:

Fine Arts Scholarship for Visual Arts

The Chris Evans Memorial Scholarship for Music


Career Opportunities

CV ArtS is seeking a Part-time gallery coordinator!

Are you an energetic and enthusiastic individual who knows how to get things done? Do you love a fast-paced environment with competing priorities? Do you know how to engage and manage people and priorities? Do you understand the challenges and opportunities of working with a volunteer board in a small organization?

If this is you, then click the button below to learn more about this position!

Gallery Coordinator Job Description

Please submit your resume, a cover letter, and any relevant portfolio or experience documentation to columbiavalleyarts@gmail.com (with Subject: Attention Board Chair - Gallery Coordinator Position).

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Columbia Valley Arts is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse working environment.