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Pottery on the Wheel with Joanna Pottle

Try your hand at making your own clay works of functional art in Greater Saint John’s community arts centre’s pottery studio. Sign up now and join professional potter Joanna Pottle for these fantastic classes, working on the wheel and handbuilding! Space is limited to only four students per class for plenty of time on the wheel and hands-on personal instruction. Fall …

Art Saint John Gallery Guide

With the help of our generous sponsor, Uptown Saint John, the members of the Saint John Gallery Association have produced a helpful printed guide to the galleries in the Uptown area. This handy brochure, with contact information for all the locations and a helpful map to aid visitors, is available at all of the galleries and key tourist information locations.

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Portfolio Development – Class of 2017

For the eleventh straight year, the Saint John Arts Centre will offer an 18-week Portfolio Development Program. This program is designed for students who are dedicated to the pursuit and study of visual art, and is aided by the generous support of the James Venner Russell Foundation. Our scholars have now been chosen for the Class of 2017! Congratulations to: …

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Summer Classics Series 2016

Saint John Arts Centre and the Saint John Early Music Festival were proud to present the first season of the Summer Classics Series of lunchtime classical concerts, Wednesdays in July & August of 2016. Thank you to our sponsors, The MacMurray Foundation and Uptown Saint John, the performers, and all who attended and supported the program through freewill offerings. Featured concerts were: …

Saint John Arts Centre Presents

Saint John Arts Centre presents, in coordination with the City of Saint John Gallery, six cycles of contemporary art exhibitions each calendar year. All of the galleries ‘change over’ at once, with a one-week installation period in between each cycle, and shows averaging seven weeks in duration.

Exhibitor Guidelines

Please use our Guide for Exhibitors (revised November 2021) for guidelines to our exhibition process. The document covers these topics: Applying to exhibit artwork at SJAC What SJAC provides for exhibitors What exhibitors provide to SJAC Gallery floorplans and information  Saint John Arts Centre Guide for Exhibitors

Gallery Floorplans

Please refer to our Guide for Exhibitors (revised June 2019) for updated floorplans.

Application Form

Artists can apply to exhibit at SJAC by completing our simple, one-page downloadable form and including the supporting materials as indicated. We recommend using Adobe Acrobat Reader to fill out the form digitally (Mac users may encounter formatting difficulties if they use Preview.) If submitting digitally, please be sure to save the completed PDF form with a new filename that includes your …

Emily McCumber

The New Brunswick Museum and the Saint John Arts Centre are pleased to announce that Saint John fiber artist Emily McCumber, a graduate of the New Brunswick College of Craft and Design, is the recipient of 2016’s Professional Visual Artists’ Fund grant. Ms. McCumber will be using this money to attend a lace-weaving course being taught by Master Weaver Laura …