Posted by on May 6, 2011 in Exhibitions | No Comments

NEW WORKS by TYLER WITZEL
Dec. 8th – Jan 15th
“Now I’m Never Gonna Get Into Heavean; New Works by Tyler Witzel” is an incredible collection of works exhibiting an artist coming into his own. Not to be missed.

Olio shortlisted for M Awards

Posted by on Mar 13, 2011 in Events, Exhibitions, News | No Comments

Shortlists for the 2011 M Awards were posted today & Olio Artists & Workers Cooperative have been shortlisted for 3 awards.  We’ll find out April 5th who we lose to.  Till then, thanks to everyone who voted, came out, or helped with anything this last year.  It has been a huge one.

First Edition Opens Saturday

Posted by on Mar 13, 2011 in Events, Exhibitions, News, Screen Printing, Store, Uncategorized | No Comments

To celebrate our second anniversary, we at Olio have been assembling artwork from 25 artist friends, screenprinting the the beautiful works and assembling them into a hardcover collection.  First Edition is our first bound collection featuring works by: Shawn O’Keefe Paal Jomaas Luke Ramsey Ryan Thompson Lee McClure Charlotte Campbell Joey MacDonald Caitlin Gallupe Morgana ...

LIVE!STOCK CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

Posted by on Jun 1, 2010 in Exhibitions, Screen Printing | No Comments

Olio are now accepting submissions from local artists for 12 paid poster artwork commissions as part of this year’s LIVE!STOCK poster exhibition.  Accepted artists will be invited to choose a performer or event from this year’s Rifflandia Festival (lineup to be announced soon) and create a limited edition 18×24″ screenprinted poster for the event.  The ...

Gallery hours, 03.20.10.GO photos posted

Posted by on Mar 31, 2010 in Events, Exhibitions, Screen Printing | No Comments

Gallery hours for 03.20.10.Go: Tuesday-Thursday 3pm-7pm Friday-Sunday 12pm – 5pm 03.20.10.Go, a group exhibition featuring some of the amazing people whose enormous efforts have made a second year at Olio possible (Luke Ramsey, Shawn O’Keefe, Ryan Thompson, Calvin Coles, Joey MacDonald, Meaghan MacDonald and Sean Brooks), is up now through April.  The pieces for the ...

iMygrate artist profiles

Posted by on Feb 9, 2010 in Events, Exhibitions, Screen Printing | No Comments

Anteism has been amazingly busy putting together iMygrate, an exhibition which documents the travels of some 300+ characters by over 100 artists from around the world.  The show opens Friday, February 19th at Olio, though you can preview a good chunk of the works and view artist profiles for each of the 100+ artists right ...

SUBMISSIONS OPEN FOR SOUND & VISION II

Posted by on Jan 22, 2010 in Events, Exhibitions, Film Nights | No Comments

DOWNLOAD PRESS RELEASE (432kb) Sound & Vision, the Olio Cooperative’s pilot project of silent films paired to live accompaniment, will see it’s second year this March.  Since the success of the inaugural event the popularity of the paired mediums has seen a strong resurgence, owing largely to the widening availability of older titles on home ...

iMygrate • Feb. 19th

Posted by on Jan 22, 2010 in Events, Exhibitions | No Comments

In the Summer of 2007, Anteism sent out a call for submissions to artists from around the world to submit small (letter size) character based artworks. These character artworks would then be distributed across the 2nd largest country in the world. iMygrate will document and showcase the characters that went on this voyage through original ...

03.20.10.GO Opens 03.20.10

Posted by on Jan 22, 2010 in Events, Exhibitions | No Comments

To celebrate  an exciting and grueling first year, the Olio Cooperative are honored to host this group exhibition featuring some of the amazing people whose enormous efforts have made a second year possible.  As the name suggests, 03.20.10.GO opens on the first day of a packed second year with artwork by members Luke Ramsey, Shawn ...

Fisgard Mural Concern in effect

Posted by on Dec 16, 2009 in Events, Exhibitions | No Comments

OLIO DEVELOPING VICTORIA’S LARGEST DOWNTOWN MURAL This will really be something.  Olio are developing an initiative to turn the aging windowless concrete exterior of our 614 Fisgard st. location into Downtown Victoria’s largest and most contemporary mural.  Artists Luke Ramsey, Shawn O’Keefe (Trust), Calvin Coles, Ryan Thompson, Renny McClure & Joey MacDonald are developing the ...