The addition of two new art galleries in Chilliwack & several restaurants displaying artwork along with an increased number of private shows at artists studio’s & homes is an excellent indication of the increase in activities and interest in the visual arts in Chilliwack.
CVAA now no longer have a monopoly on good gallery venues for local or visiting artists and may have to revise their criteria and/or introduce greater incentives to continue to encourage the top people to show their work at our venues. The two new galleries are.