Arts, Culture & Community with the Coast Collective

@ Westridge Landing in the Heart of West Shore

This is a tentative gallery schedule for 2018.

dates and titles are subject to change.



If you are interested in renting the gallery in 2018, please refer to the Gallery Rental information page in the drop down under the Gallery heading or contact the office at 250-391-5522.

island illustrators

JANUARY 3 - 14


More information to follow.




JANUARY 17 - 28


Open call, any medium, 2D or 3D.

If you are an emerging artist this is a chance for you to show your work in a public gallery for the first time.  As an established artist you can show work in a new medium you are exploring.

art from the attic

january 31 - february 11


Open Call.

More information to follow.



FEB 14 - 25


february 28 - march 11


Open Call to Coast Collective Associate members only.


March 7 - 25


Open Call.

Celebrate the return of spring with Coast Collective's 10th Annual BLOOM Exhibition!

We are looking for bright, bold, floral-inspired artworks in any 2-D or 3-D medium.

rental: the healing power of art -- an exhibition by Helen windsor and amy frank

march 28 - april 8


Opening Reception: Friday March 30, 7-9pm


More details coming soon.


Children's Art SHOW

april 18 - 29 

Open call gallery exhibition.

The region’s youngest artists are invited to submit artwork. Individual artists, groups and classes (school or rec centre) are encouraged to take part in this opportunity to show off your creativity.

HOW TO ENTER: Create paintings, drawings, sculptures from clay, or mix things up with various materials. If you have an idea and aren’t sure if it fits, just email gallery@ to check!

Groups of children, or entire classes are also encouraged to participate with collaborative submissions as well.

West shore studio tour

May 2 - 13


 Our Community, Our Arts!

From pottery, textiles, painting, sculpting, mixed media and more, our West Shore Artists create it all, right here in our community!

student art SHOW

may 30 - june 10


 Annual art exhibition in collaboration with students from Belmont Secondary School, Royal Bay Secondary School and West Shore Centre for Learning & Training, Sooke School District #62.

al frescoes plein air painters  

may 16 - 27


Annual exhibition of fresh work from the Al Frescoes Plein Air Painters of Victoria, BC.The Al Frescoes are the largest group of Plein Art artist operating on Vancouver Island maybe in Western Canada. Plein Air painting means that they paint their art on site in the open air. The group goes outside on Friday mornings to the many beautiful places of the Capital Regional District to paint their art. Come to the show to see what a beautiful place you live in.





AVAILABLE for rental

june 13 - 24



let's play

june 27 - july 15


Open Call

More information to follow.

open for rental

july 18 - 29



My backward

august 1 - 12


Works by local artist Deb Czernecky.


august 15 - september 2


Open call to Coast Collective Associate members only.

Gallery & Artisans Gift Shop Hours:

Wednesday to Sunday 11am - 5pm


#103 - 318 Wale Road, Colwood, BC V9B 0J8



The Coast Collective Arts Centre is a cultural enterprise

of the Society for Arts on the South Island (SASI)

The Coast Collective Arts Centre is a dynamic, inspiring centre promoting art and culture, connecting community members of all ages through creative expression and explorations. Gallery exhibits bring the works of talented emerging and established Canadian artists and artisans to the public at an accessible location. An Artisan Gift Shop showcases juried handmade works that celebrate the artistry and craftsmanship of Southern Vancouver Island. Exceptional, innovative, international-calibre instructors encourage the pursuit of excellence and fun for artists of all ages and abilities.

A special thank you to our Sponsors

Copyright Society for Arts on the South Island (SASI) dba Coast Collective © 2017  Colwood BC

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