BCMA 2021 Conference Host City | Surrey, BC

Once again, our Conference is taking place online but this year we’re reimagining what a virtual conference can be by inviting members to reconnect with their senses and have their curiosity sparked. Experience our host location, Surrey, through virtual site tours, meet our local partners, and explore Surrey’s unique arts, culture, and heritage scene. Check out some of the videos below to get to know our hosts!


Welcome by Doug McCallum, Mayor of Surrey


Museum of Surrey

Museum of Surrey – Creating Accessible Museums

Presented by Sandra Borger, Museum of Surrey

Attend the 12:00 PM PT session on October 21, Inclusive Equals Welcoming: Creating Accessible Museums, to learn more about the work at the Museum of Surrey


Join the Museum of Surrey with the Honeybee Centre to celebrate their new exhibit BEES! on October 14th at 6:30 PM PT

Presented by Colleen Sharpe, Museum of Surrey & Cassie Gibeau, Honeybee Centre


Surrey Art Gallery

Conversation with q̓ʷɑti̓cɑ / Phyllis Atkins

Coming from k’wy’i’y’e/ Spring Salmon Studio, hear exhibiting artist q̓ʷɑti̓cɑ / Phyllis Atkins speak about the inspiration for her works in ƛ̓a tə qələms tə c̓ic̓əɬ səy̓em̓ / The Creator’s Eye at Surrey Art Gallery.

Conversations with Sandeep Johal – two-part event

Coming from Surrey Art Gallery, hear exhibiting artist Sandeep Johal and Assistant Curator Suvi Bains as they talk about What If?.  We will tune into the Gallery’s YouTube channel at 7pm, and you can also join them onsite during the filming of the talk on Saturday, October 9, 2-3pm.


Historic Stewart Farm

Inside the Farmhouse at Historic Stewart Farm

The Barn at Historic Stewart Farm

The Gardens at Historic Stewart Farm