[email protected] Welcomes Janet Munsil, October 2016 Writer in Residence

Janet Munsil Writer in Residence

Born in Seattle, raised in Port Alberni, BC, and a graduate of UVic’s Theatre Program, Janet Munsil studied design and directing. In 1992, she joined the staff of Intrepid Theatre, producers of the Victoria Fringe Festival, Uno Fest, Winterlab, OUTstages and other presenting and development programs. The longest-serving Canadian Fringe Producer, in 2016 she celebrates […]

Sister Speak: Summer Music Series Continues Sunday, August 28, 2 – 4 pm

Sister Speak

Rain or Shine! Sister Speak’s moving live show and unique musical pallet has afforded opening slots for Xavier Rudd, Chris Isaak and Air Supply and performances at premier showcases and concert halls throughout North America. Led by Canadian singer-songwriter Sherri Anne and backed by various talented musicians, Sister Speak is currently based in San Diego, California and performs over 150 concerts […]

Exquisite Corpse: Peter Greendale, Self-Directed Artist

The Caetani Centre is pleased to welcome Peter Greendale, from Calgary, Alberta. Peter is here for a two-week residency at the Centre, during which he will be completing a series of minimalist drawings in the Heriot Studio. Exhibition – Welcome Reception and Culture Crawl Saturday, August 13th, from 12 to 2 pm Peter will be presenting some […]

Niharika Rajput, Fresh!AiR, August-September 2016

The Caetani Centre and the Allan Brooks Nature Centre are pleased to welcome a new Fresh!AiR artist from Delhi, India, to the community. Exhibition – Welcome Reception and Culture Crawl Saturday, August 13th, from 12 to 2 pm Niharika will be demonstrating her technique at a welcome reception for her and fellow artist-in-residence, Peter Greendale, […]

Sandrine de Borman Artist Talk

Event details: Date: July 28th, 7-9PM Venue: Allan Brooks Nature Centre All are welcome!  Light snacks and refreshments will be served. Sandrine will be giving a presentation about her past and current work that she has done here in Vernon.  De Borman’s presentation on Thursday July 28th will highlight her weeks of botanic research, collection, and art making […]

Perfect for a Writer – Limited Residency

Private Suite – Fully Furnished 1 Bedroom + Office Available: August 19 – 29, 2016 Writer’s Live/Work space: $50/night This is a one-time sublet of one of our permanent residents’ suite. This is a fully furnished one-bedroom + office suite in the Caetani House overlooking the gardens. This suite would be most suitable for a writer as there […]

Calling All Ceramicists, Visual Artists & Writers! Exciting Residencies to Announce!

Now Accepting Applications for CeramAiR 2017 DEADLINE TO APPLY: AUGUST 28, 2016 CeramAiR (Ceramics Artist Residency) provides ceramic artists the ability to work in a supportive community environment of like-minded individuals, to share their expertise and vision, to inspire excellence and create work at the highest level in a nurturing and creative environment. The artist is provided […]

The New Caetani Studio Gallery Launch

Construction of the new multi-use space is nearly finished! Join us on Tuesday, July 12th, from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M., for the opening of our brand new Caetani Studio Gallery, a multi-purpose facility that will be used to host workshops, presentations, exhibitions, and more. The night will feature photography, artwork, literary readings and music by 14 talented artists, writers, […]

Roxanne Lajoie, Self-Directed Writer’s Residency, July 2016

Roxanne Lajoie, writer

Nature Writing Something like the woodland sounds will be heard to echo through the leaves of a good book. Henry David THOREAU, Journal, June 20th 1840 Henry David Thoreau is commonly known as the father of Nature Writing. Book after book, he had documented the encounter between man and nature. Man’s relationship to nature is […]