qathet ART is committed to improving the quality of life of all people by supporting diverse and accessible artistic activities. The qathet Art Council was established in 2007 and is a non-profit registered BC Society with a volunteer Board of Directors representing a cross section of the community. The organization started the qathet Art Centre in 2018 with a focus on contemporary new media. The qathet Art Centre is located on the traditional territory of the Tla’amin Nation above the Powell River Public Library in a central accessible location (with elevator). The centre offers multidisciplinary programming which is at the core of all activities, directing workshop themes, projects, artist talks, school tours and community outreach.