qathet ART Council Membership

Membership Matters!

qathet Art Council operates the qathet Art Centre, where you can participate in exhibitions, events, classes, camps or workshops, located on the traditional territory of the Tla'amin Nation.


We also manage the City of Powell River's Community Arts and Culture Grants.

The Arts and Culture Grant Intakes are in April and September, please see Grants in the menu


Your annual membership helps us fulfill our mandate to support and advocate for diverse artistic and cultural activities and arts organizations in the qathet Region, providing accessible art experiences, and offer inspiring art education programs to children, youth and adults. Your membership assists us in representing our community and helps our artists thrive.

We are grateful for the financial assistance from our volunteers, members, the City of PR, and the Province of BC, with special thanks to the BC Arts Council.

We are grateful for your support, thank you!

Membership Fee
Individual - $10 youth

   - $20 adult

Family - $30
Small Business, Group, Organization or Event, 10 members or less- $40
Large Business, Group, Organization or Event, more than 10 members - $75


The membership application forms are also available at the Art Centre.

Membership contributions can be sent e transfers to or

cheques or cash can be mailed or delivered to: 

qathet Art Centre, 215 - 6975 Alberni Street, PR, BC V8A 2B8. Thank you!

Membership Benefits 

  • Supporting arts and culture in our community!

    • The funds we raise support local artists, class and camp bursaries, exhibitions, and art education.

  • Voting privileges at the Annual General Meeting

  • Rental discounts of the Gallery or Studio for your special event

  • Receive exhibitions, events, classes and workshops email


Special Individual Member Benefits 

Through an additional application process a member can be a:

  • Juror on the Community Arts and Culture Grants Committee  

  • Juror on the Art Centre Exhibition Selection Committee

  • Teach or skill share at the qathet Art Centre Studio

  • Volunteer as a gallery attendant, assist with projects and events



Every Donation Counts!

The qathet Art Centre is a not-for-profit organization reliant on community support. Contributions are essential to our continued success. Your donations help us make art accessible to everyone by providing vital support for our exhibitions, funding educational programs and enabling us to preserve our arts and culture community for future generations to discover and enjoy.


We graciously accept cash, cheques or e transfers. 



Interested in sponsoring specific exhibitions or events, please email

  • Your support will be acknowledged on our website and social media sites