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The Island Arts Magazine features Vancouver Island and West Coast artists. Our focus is on exhibitions, workshops, editorials and articles on everything art. The Spring 2019 issue marks the beginning of our 12th year in production. We look forward to many more years of bringing you the best of West Coast Art.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide a vehicle to inform artists, studios and galleries about artistic principles, while always maintaining a quality product. Island Arts Magazine encourages interaction among artists and community.

Island Arts Magazine profiles artists who are representing artistic vision and who can both encourage and provide role models.

Features and Benefits

  • Island Arts Magazine is distributed on Vancouver Island south from Victoria, north to Port Hardy and across to the mainland to the mountains of Whistler. We also have subscribers from across Canada and into the USA.
  • The Island Arts Magazine hosted the Annual Island Arts Expo from 2009 – 2013.
  • We host and organize workshops throughout the year.
  • Our target audience includes: artists, patrons of the arts, tourists, newcomers, educators, art collectors and galleries.
  • Published quarterly — Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter.
  • We welcome your stories, submissions and photographs. Please see our Submission Guidelines for more information.


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