art @ the nac


Participate in our new 'ART on NAC' online program, and get your art into the community. This allows people who might never set foot in a gallery to experience visual art online. Art is displayed in our new Online Exhibition. A fresh and interesting way to engage in our urban life. 

NAC ''Online Gallery' showcases Nanaimo Arts Council member paintings. 




We are excited to announce a new program for our members. We will be having an online exhibition on our new website. You can submit your artwork in the form below.


The last day you can enter will be Friday, September 20th!
Enter Soon!

We are changing with the COVID-19 times!

To submit your pieces, please become a member of the Nanaimo Arts Council first.

Artists can submit up to 3 works.

Images submitted must be taken in a well lit room, clear, cropped and ready for the online gallery show. Your artwork does not have to be for sale and will be marked NFS. You do have the option to sell your items in our online store. Photos must be saved in the .jpg format. The maximum size of the image uploaded is 25 MB. Your artwork images must have your full name, membership number, title of artwork, medium used, price and size of each piece in inches.

On the submission form, please add the same information and the price for sale. The Nanaimo Arts Council will take a 25% commission on all sales. Your artwork must be an Original done by you and not copied from any other artist. If an art piece sells, it is the artist's responsibility to ship the item safely to the customer. You will be contacted if an item of yours sells.

Fee: First piece you enter is $10.00 and 2nd and 3rd pieces are $5.00 each.

You will need to fill out the form 3 times if submitting 3 pieces.


"Nanaimo Arts Council acknowledges with gratitude and thanks  that we are on the traditional and unceded territory of the Snuneymuxw First Nation."

We acknowledge the financial assistance from

the Province of British Columbia.


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