Cross-Cultural Creation Residency 2020

Turbulence Canada Games Gallery | November 5 – December 17, 2021 Artists’ Statement We acknowledge that New Brunswick is situated on unsurrendered and unceded traditional territory of the Wolastoqiyik, Mi’kmaq and Passamaquoddy, the original keepers of this land. The Peace and Friendship Treaties signed in 1725 and 1726 were not to surrender the lands and resources but to establish rules …

Sean Bourque

Vistas September 10 – October 29, 2021  |  Rotunda Gallery Artist Statement In 2018, Sean began creating abstract textures in search of spontaneous results to generate ideas for his work. He often compares this process to identifying images in clouds and discovering meaning within them. Although subjects are prompted, they are seldom predetermined. Importantly, he withholds his interpretation of the …

George Chase

Hope September 10 – October 29, 2021  |  Canada Games Galleries Artist Statement If one of these painting in my HOPE series looks into your soul and asks a very private question, then my attempt to capture a moment on canvas has happened for you.  Artist Biography George’s little boy daydreams of becoming an artist came to reality after forty …

Dawn Steeves

Structure: Cage and Column September 10 – October 29, 2021  |  City Gallery Artist Statement Structure is at the base of everything, in family, government, religion, the environment, the economy, a human body, or a building. Structure is the skeleton that holds a thing together and stabilizes it. My goal for this series is to focus on the rudimentary aspects …

Kateryna Kryvolap

Petrykivka: Modern Stream in Ukrainian Decorative Art September 10 – October 29, 2021  |  Library Gallery Artist Statement Welcome to the exhibition of my paintings – Petrykivka: Modern Stream in Ukrainian Decorative Art. This exhibition represents works in decorative painting – Petrykivka. Petrykivka is one of the most popular,  as well as an ancient, decorative form of painting in Ukraine. …

Sarah Sackville

Port Saint John Residency September 10 – October 29, 2021  |  Port Saint John Gallery Port Saint John is excited to sponsor the inaugural exhibit in a new biennial artist residency program. These residencies will include unique access to the Port as a means to inspire a new body of work, culminating in an exhibit in the sponsored Port Saint …

Creative Aging – An Art4Life and UNB Project

What is Creative Aging? Creative Aging is a movement which recognizes the beneficial role of the arts in improving the quality of life for older adults and its contribution to their psychological, physical and emotional health. Over the past decade there has been a fast-growing field of Arts and Aging based on a growing body of research linking the arts …

Fibre Art Network

20/20 Vision July 9 – September 3, 2021  |  Port Saint John Gallery The Fibre Art Network (FAN) is a co-operative of Western Canadian artists committed to promoting fibre as an art form and each other as artists. FAN membership includes emerging fibre artists, teachers, authors and judges. Many members have been recognized both nationally and internationally for their work.  …

Alan Grabelsky

Love Songs: A Journal of Fateful Encounters July 9 – September 3, 2021  |  City Gallery Each of these prints is my attempt to capture and make manifest a particular moment in time. They represent an experience that included a visual component, but more importantly, a feeling component, that struck a chord deep within me. My formal art training was …

NBCCD: Expo 2021

Expo 2021 May 7 – July 3, 2021  |  Upstairs Galleries | Expo 2021 Online SJAC is excited to welcome back The New Brunswick College of Craft and Design for their 2021 Expo! This exposition has been designed to give you a look inside the life and art of NBCCD students, including Foundation Visual Arts Students, among them our very own …