Julie Larsen

Interim President

In her role as Manager of Community Services for BC Artscape, Julie is responsible for managing the development of capital projects in support of artists and not-for-profit cultural and community organizations. This includes leading community engagement processes to identify community needs, developing tenant selection criteria and lease agreements, soliciting financial support for projects, and managing facility construction, renovations, and retrofits. Beyond providing a secure affordable platform for artists and not-for-profits to do their work, Julie is deeply engaged with building a wider community of support for the organizations she serves. She enjoys bringing people together in unexpected ways and uncovering unique opportunities for collaboration, driven by her belief that art and culture are integral to creating sustainable, healthy and thriving communities.