The Art Centre

Exhibitions at qathet Art Centre 

We host 6 to 8 exhibitions a year. 

We invite you to join us in our open calls for artists for our group exhibitions 

and as a member, our annual members exhibition.

We are currently scheduling our 2023 & 2024 calendar years.

Exhibition proposal submission guidelines


Exhibition Proposals

  • To submit an exhibition proposal for qathet , please send the following information.

  • We welcome all forms of art.

  • Artists are encouraged to attend the opening reception and give an artist talk.


Exhibition proposals should consist of:

  1. Visual work: 10 – 15 images (digital images on CD or DVD or e-mail or file sharing: Dropbox, MediaFire and WeTransfer can be used to send large image files) clearly identified with name, number, title, dimensions, and a numbered slide list. If these are not the work you wish to show or intend on presenting new works, please indicate in your proposal; or 3 minute media submissions;

  2. A letter of interest, stating a summary of exhibition proposal;

  3. C.V., maximum 3 pages;

  4. Artist statement, maximum 500 words;

  5. Please indicate your preferred exhibition date.


E-mail digital proposals to 

             Subject - Exhibition Proposal

Mail to: qathet Art Centre 

              215 - 6975 Alberni Street, Powell River, BC V8A 2B8

  • Digital submissions are preferred.

  • Only completed proposals will be considered.

  • Please allow 3 months for response for successful applications.


The Gallery

  • The large exhibition space features plywood backed walls, open floor space, movable walls, west facing windows with UV and full blackout blinds for natural light options.



  • The Gallery documents all exhibitions digitally for our archives and publicity.



  • qathet Art Centre   pays CARFAC to professional artists when available. 



  • The gallery is a non-profit public art gallery.

  • We do not sell artwork, but will direct patrons to the artist.

  • Price lists are solely used for insurance purposes.

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