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SJAC Closed Jan. 22, 2019

SJAC’s offices will be closed again today due to the continued poor road conditions and school cancellation. Workshops scheduled for today, including both sessions of Handbuilt Pottery, Sewing, and Oil Painting, are cancelled for today and a make-up class will be arranged. Stay safe! Read our storm closure policy here:

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Magic and Music!

SJAC is proud to play host venue to a broad variety of performing arts events – Saturday, January 26th is jam-packed with entertainment! Magic Circle of Saint John – First annual magic show Come one! Come all! SIX local magicians and mystery entertainers in ONE amazing afternoon of baffling entertainment! Enjoy performances by: Mr. Zapz (Kurt Fuerniss) / Nathan Armstrong …

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Catapult Arts Accelerator

Attention, artist looking for career mentoring! ArtsLinkNB is now accepting applications for the Catapult Arts Accelerator Winter Session 2019 (Saint John). Catapult is an intensive three-month program that aims to give New Brunswick artists the tools to be prolific and build sustainable careers. The program includes business skills training, career development, workshops, and mentorship. The Winter Session will be held …

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Gallery Hop

The members of the Saint John Gallery Association proudly present the uptown Gallery Hop! The first hop of the year is early this year and coming up soon, so mark your calendars – come out and support your local galleries and the artists they represent on Friday, February 8th, 2019! Public Galleries: 4-6 pm – Library Millennium Artplace, 1 Market Square / …

March 2019

Please join us with the artists to celebrate the opening of new exhibits in our second exhibition cycle of the year on Friday, March 15, 2019 at 5:30pm. Featuring works by: Frazee Gallery: Colin H. Smith City Gallery: Mary Joyce Canada Games & Library Galleries: SJHS IB Art Class of 2019 Percival & Rotunda Galleries: James Venner Russell Portfolio Development …

SSJ Stone Carving Workshops 2019

Finding Form: Creations from Sculpture Saint John Stone Carving Workshops In the summer of 2018, Saint John Arts Centre had the wonderful opportunity to partner once again with Sculpture Saint John to offer workshops to the public during the International Sculpture Symposium. With the assistance of generous funding by the Sheila Hugh Mackay Foundation and Canaport LNG, SJAC presented a …

Laura Lamey

Fissures and Faults Artist Biography Laura Lamey has been teaching high school for over 20 years in Riverview, NB and continually advocates for the arts in the school and community. She has recently recommitted to her own practice following a one year educational leave and the completion of the Advanced Studio Practice program through NBCCD. The momentum Laura has built …

SAQA 2019

Transitions Every life, every city, every human interaction undergoes change; combine this with nature’s changing seasons and landscapes, and a plethora of transitional episodes occur. With a combination of fabrics and threads, along with embellishments in lace, embroidery floss, wool, and found items, including dyeing, painting, colouring or stamping, the artist have hand-stitched or machine quilted their interpretation of the …