YVR Art Foundation announces the Five 2017 Aspiring Artist Award recipients. The Aspiring Artist Award is a new program launched in 2017 and is offered to B.C. & Yukon First Nations youth, age 15 -19. Each youth has been awarded $500 for a self-directed art project.
For more information on the program and to apply in February, 2018, check out the Aspiring Artist...More
The 2016 Youth and Mid-Career Scholarship Recipients' art can now be found in the display cases at YVR. This is a great opportunity for the artists to have their pieces seen by travellers from all over the world as each piece will be housed in a couple of locations throughout the year. Watch for them the next time you head through the airport at the following gates:...More
The 2017 Scholarship Awards Event was a huge success. Congratulations to the 2017 Scholarship Recipients, as well as the 2016 Scholarship Recipients who showcased the art they created over the past year. Click here for pictures of the event.More
YVR Art Foundation (YVRAF) today announced the nine B.C. & Yukon First Nations artists who will each be awarded $5,000 for their creative excellence and commitment to further develop their art practice. The winners will be recognized at the annual YVRAF Awards Reception held at Vancouver International Airport (YVR). The reception will also include the unveiling of the...More
The deadline for applying for Youth and Mid-Career $5,000 Scholarships for BC and Yukon First Nations artists is fast approaching - January 27th, 2017. Scholarship applications may be submitted by mail, courier, in person or online.
Youth Scholarship (ages 16 - 26): Click HERE to find the...More