David Paul Crombie

I'm an artist and photographer living on the west coast of Vancouver island. When shooting I bring a creative approach, while maintaining sensitivities to the mood and light of the moment. But most of all I aim to have fun and make memorable images.

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Debris: A Trilingual Puppet Show

Friday May 29th at 7pm.
For one night only, come see this completely unique puppet show created entirely out of reclaimed materials, performed in English, French and Nuu-Chah-Nuulth!
Clayoquot Community Theatre, Tofino.

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Pacific Rim Summer Festival 2015

June 21st - July 1st
Join us for an exciting programme of performing arts, with events held in Tofino, Ucluelet and the Pacific Rim National Park Reserve!

Stay tuned for more details!

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Catherine Taron

Catherine Taron works primarily in watercolour and acrylic media. A self-taught painter, her paintings are inspired by the changing moods and energies of the west coast and island communities.

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Elissa Anthony

I didn't set out to be a landscape artist. However when I moved to Vancouver Island it became obvious where I should head on my artistic path. I started with painting the flowers in my new garden, but soon started exploring landscape with the first being a seascape of Botanical Beach. My paintings took on a life of their own...

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"Nostalgia & the Environment" Youth Art Show

Pacific Rim Arts Society & Ucluelet Secondary School's Art 11/12 class presents: "Nostalgia & the Environment".

This show will run from May 1st - May 15th at PRAS ArtSpace (250 Main street, Ucluelet - just below High Tide Records).
Join us for the exhibition opening on Friday May 1st from 7:00-8:30pm
Come check out these amazing artworks by our very own (and very talented) youth!




ArtSplash 2015 THANK YOU!

May 8 2015

ArtSplash! Sales Increase by 95%!

Employment Opportunity

Jan 3 2015

Coordinator Positions 


Oct 27 2014


Pacific Rim Summer Festival 2014 - Thank You!

Aug 3 2014

  A Big Thank You goes out to everyone involved in this year’s 26th Pacific Rim Summer Festival. First to the Pacific Rim Arts Society Board members for all their volunteered time:

Welcome to PRAS Adrienne Mason

May 21 2014

The Pacific Rim Art Society would like to welcome new member Adrienne Mason!   Adrienne is a long time resident of Tofino who has written several books including "Long Beach Wild" and "Planet Ark: Preserving Earth's Biodiversity".

ArtSplash Artist Entry Forms

Feb 20 2014

ArtSplash Entry Forms View / Print the form here :ArtistEntry Form2014.pdf (4.53MB)  

ArtSplash 2013 - Thank you everyone!

Apr 1 2013

The Pacific Rim Arts Society would like to say a big Thank You to everyone who assisted in the very successful Annual Spring Art Show hosted for the third consecutive year at the Black Rock Oceanfront Resort in Ucluelet.

About PRAS

PRAS is a volunteer-based, non-profit society serving the districts of Tofino and Ucluelet, and First Nations communities in the Clayoquot Sound/ Long Beach area, on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Our goal is to help build happy, healthy communities by bringing people together through arts and culture.


Pacific Rim Arts Society
Box 468 Ucluelet, BC V0R 3A0

Phone: 250-726-2443
General Email: pacificrimarts@gmail.com

Executive Director: Jacqueline Chamberland