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Read about our exhibits!

As we work to repair our website menus, please use this handy guide to our exhibits opening Friday, Nov. 2nd! Frazee Gallery: Kathy Hooper City Gallery: Ian McEachern Canada Games Gallery: Kyla Chung Library Gallery: Karen Knight and Helen Stanley Rotunda Gallery: Francis Riley

Kyla Chung

The Study of Saint John Artist Statement Having grown up in South Korea with modern architecture, I find myself absolutely intrigued by the rich heritage buildings in Saint John. I have a great appreciation for the fine craftsmanship that went into rebuilding the city after the Great Fire of 1877. It is amazing how well preserved some of these buildings …

Francis Riley

Francis Riley: Paintings, Drawings, and Prints Francis was born in Sheffield, England in 1936. He loved painting and drawing from an early age, but first studied part time at the Sheffield College of Art. He soon became a full time student, and upon his graduation, won a place in the Slade School of Fine Art, UCL in London. After he …

Karen Knight and Helen Stanley

Shop Talk Artists’ Statement Two artists meet over tea in handmade pottery mugs, of course, for a never-long-enough conversation about life with clay. For fifteen years these two friends have shared their passion for creating in the same medium while expressing that passion in contrasting ways. A second cup is filled to celebrate a brilliant success, a shoulder is offered …

Ian MacEachern

The Lost City “For the first time, a Beaverbrook Art Gallery touring exhibition opens in Saint John – and for good reason. Seventy-five black-and-white photographs drawn from the artist’s exceptional archive are presented, depicting 1960s life along Main Street in the city’s North End before ‘urban renewal.’ Poignant and sublime, these narrative photographs are among the finest visual documents of …

Kathy Hooper

What goes on in my head and lands up on paper Frazee Gallery, November 2 – December 21, 2018 Artist’s Statement I grew up on a small farm in South Africa. It was beautiful and because it was so far away from a town my sister and I could not be sent to school. We both read from a very …

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Art in Action (Kids 9-12)

Join artist and educator Maggie Higgins for art adventures! Young artists ages 9-12 will enjoy personalized visual art projects with Maggie – a blend of practical art skills and forays into imagination to encourage creative development. Each Session: Saturdays, 1-3pm WINTER SESSION 1: January 12 – February 16, 2019 (6 weeks) • Cost: $90 • All Supplies Included (If you register …

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Sewing: Christmas Stocking

Sewing with Margo: Christmas Stocking Christmas is coming! Deck the halls with your own Christmas stockings! In three weeks, Margo will lead you through each step in creating a unique and festive stocking. Come and make one or one for each member of your family! Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30pm • November 13, 20, 27, 2018 (3 weeks) • Cost: $50 Supplies: Bring …

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Thank you, SHMF!

SJAC would like to thank the Sheila Hugh Mackay Foundation for their ongoing generous support – we are very excited to be coordinating this initiative with our colleagues at the Charlotte Street Arts Centre! Please see this statement by the SHMF on this important project: November 2018 Art Centre Directors Conference The Sheila Hugh Mackay Foundation is committed to supporting …

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Gallery Hop

The members of the Saint John Gallery Association proudly present the uptown Gallery Hop! The third hop of the year is coming up this fall, so mark your calendars – come out and support your local galleries and the artists they represent on Friday, October 5th, 2018! Public Galleries: 4-6 pm – Library Millennium Artplace, 1 Market Square / New Brunswick Museum, …