THIRD SHIFT 2016
19 Aug, 7 - 11:30 pm, Saint John
Third Shift, presented by Third Space Gallery, aims to inspire Saint John residents to reimagine their city, reclaim vacant and under-utilized areas and engage with the surroundings of the uptown built environment. Participating artists will reflect on the area’s cultural landscape and historic architecture to develop their projects and exhibit the works. This night-time art experience will be unique to Saint John.
RENDEZ-VOUS DES ARTISTES INC.
19 - 21 Aug, 12 rue du Pont Saint-Léonard
Wander past the 100 or so booths and marvel at the talents of the painters and sculptors from New Brunswick, Quebec, Ontario, the United States, and even Europe. Delight in their wares as you feel the soft breeze blowing across the Saint John River.
CIRCLE & GREEN // MEMORY: TRANSFER, TRACE, TRANSITION OPENINGS
19 Aug, 5 - 7 PM, Sunbury Shores, St. Andrews
This August and Fall the Charlotte Glencross Gallery will be hosting a split exhibition brought to us by two diverse artists, MJ Edwards (Mixed Media) and Sheri Larsen (Acrylic Painting.)
SAINT JOHN GALLERY HOP 2/3
19 Aug, 4 - 8 pm, Various Locations, Saint John
Join in the excitement of going from gallery to gallery to view the latest exhibitions, meet the artists and gallery directors/owners, enjoy some light refreshments, and delight in conversing with friends along the way. The Gallery Hops are a popular event in Saint John.
LAUNCH PARTY: 2017 EDITION OF THE JONES GALLERY QUARTERLY
19 Aug, 8 - 10 pm, Jones Gallery, Saint John
Please join Caleb and Sarah at the Duke Street gallery for the launch of the 2017 Edition of the Jones Gallery Quarterly. Caleb will be taking subscriptions, Sarah will be serving wine, and we will be revealing the 2017 theme. (Maybe make it one of your stops on the SJ Gallery Hop!)
WATER STREET DINNER THEATRE PRESENTS: BAD MEDICINE
19, 27 Aug, 6:30 - 10 pm, Water Street Sinner Theatre, Saint John
A fun-filled evening featuring a three-act musical comedy and three-course dinner for $44.25 per person. Arrival Time: 6:30 pm
The show runs until 10:00 pm. Parental Advisory, Explicit Language.
SUMMERS END FOLK FEST
19 - 20 Aug, Grand Manan
Founded on creativity, the arts and bringing music into the community of Grand Manan. Summers End Folk Festival, now headed into its seventh year was started with the hopes of being the basis of many ongoing opportunities and beginnings in the arts community on the Island. At the heart of the festival, you’ll find two things, a love for good music as well as the people of this community. This is our way of trying to do something positive and beautiful within the community.
3 = metal, paint & stone
Friday, August 19, 5 - 8 pm, 36 Canterbury St. Saint John
Our Summer Hop exhibition featuring paintings by Elizabeth Grant, a new collection of jewelry by The Barber's Daughters and works in stone by Jim Boyd.
CAPE JOURIMAIN HOSTS ART AUCTION AND GALA EVENING
20 Aug, 7 pm, Cape Jourimain Nature Centre, Bayfield
An Art Auction and Gala to raise funds to restore their iconic lighthouse. The Gala evening features art donated by local and internationally acclaimed artists; some of the artists included are Andrea Blanar, Thaddeus Holownia, Istvan Zsako and Anna Torma. Cape Jourimain is a charitable organization with a mandate to provide programs that promote awareness and respect for local, natural and cultural heritage.
GARDEN PARTY // "ITS IN OUR NATURE" AT HOOPER STUDIOS
20 Aug, 10 - 5 pm, Hooper Studios, Hampton
The beautiful gardens and property that surround Hooper Studios Gallery will be host to craftspeople and artists creating, doing demos and selling their wares. Stroll in a relaxed atmosphere and enjoy light
refreshments and great company. In the Gallery, a new show begins. “It’s Our Nature,” will feature the work of more than 20 artists and craftspeople – each piece reflecting the natural world around us.
RISING TIDE FESTIVAL
21 - 23 Aug, Fundy National Park
Dance and sing along as musicians from around Atlantic Canada join together to entertain you in Fundy National Park! Performances by Anglophone, Francophone, and First Nations musicians will reach out to the young and the young-at- heart in the relaxing and natural setting of the park’s outdoor theatre.
PAINTING CHARLOTTE COUNTY WITH VARIOUS TEACHERS
Aug. 22-26, 9-4 pm, various locations
We believe Charlotte County is one of the most beautiful places in the country to explore and paint. As a resultfive Charlotte County artists are happy to invite you along to paint and explore some of their favorite places. One day you may be painting in a quaint seaside town and the next scrambling along the shoreline of one of the many islands that dot our coastline. This week is not so much instruction as an invitation to come and let your creative side explore this extraordinary place we call home.