A new Bachelor of Arts Major in Visual Art at Vancouver Island University (VIU) will offer students a professional focus in all aspects of studio art as well as academic classroom experience and experiential learning outside the classroom.
VIU is the second post-secondary institution in the province to offer a BA Major in Visual Art and this is the sole degree of its kind on Vancouver Island. (The University of BC is the other institution in the province offering a BA major in Visual Art.)
Professor Pamela Speight, Co-chair of VIU’s Visual Art department,...
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 | | archive
By Josh Aldrich, Nanaimo Daily News
Monday, Feb. 3, 2014
The Vancouver Island University Mariners cleaned up at the ninth annual Nanaimo Sport Achievement Awards on Saturday at the Coast Bastion Hotel.
It is a common refrain for the awards,...
Tuesday, February 04, 2014 | | archive
VIU's role in the
educational, cultural and economic life of the region particularly since
becoming a university in 2008.
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Thursday, January 02, 2014 to Thursday, March 13, 2014
Are you interested in attending VIU? Would you like to learn more about your Education options with VIU? Would you like to learn what programs are a good fit for you? Do you have questions about your next steps? Do you wonder whether you meet admission requirements? Do you have questions about upgrading? If you are a prospective student considering options for Summer session 2014 or Fall 2014 please join Educational Counsellors from the Advising Centre for one of these discovery sessions and get one step closer to meeting your educational goals.
Thursday, January 23, 2014 to Thursday, April 03, 2014
Drop in life drawing is a great opportunity for artists to practice drawing the human figure. Class is $5 and includes tea and treats.
Thursday, January 30, 2014 to Thursday, April 10, 2014
Life Drawing sessions by drop-in $5 Thursdays from 6pm-9pm draw from the live undraped model.Sponsored by the VIU Art & Design Club
Sunday, February 09, 2014 to Sunday, March 30, 2014
Sundays February 2nd to March 30th Enjoy the early Spring bulbs. Garden open 11:00am to 3:30pm, last entry 3:00pm. Tea Room open 11:00am to 3:00pm for soup and scones. Admission adults $5.25, students $3.15 includes tax, children 12 and under free admission accompanied by an adult. Members and current VIU students with card free admission.