Opening March 2020

Please join us with the artists for the opening reception of new exhibitions on Friday, March 13, 2020, at 5:30pm. The featured artists are: Port Saint John Gallery: Dan Xu City Gallery: Carol Taylor Canada Games & Library Galleries: Saint John High School IB Art Class of 2020 Rotunda & Percival Galleries: James Venner Russell Portfolio Development Class of 2020

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Pottery on the Wheel

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 potters Molly Davidson, Joanna Pottle, and Helen Stanley 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 …

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Quilt with Margo: Shape it Up!

Quilt or Sew with Margo: Shape it Up! Quilts with Templates Join Margo for a six week quilting/sewing course and learn the technique of using templates! You can choose between two options of creating a lap quilt. We will also learn some free motion quilting techniques to quilt your finished product. Patterns and templates above below will be provided. There …

Arthur Bourke Warwick

Selected Works of Arthur Bourke Warwick Art was born in Moncton, New Brunswick, but was raised in an apartment building on Main Street in the North End of Saint John. He started drawing as a young boy at his mother’s kitchen table while he was supposed to be doing his homework. He began his career at CBC Halifax as a …

NB Art Bank 50th Anniversary

Psi kekw k ti mewi Tout va bien aller Everything is gonna be fine Wela’sitew na Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the New Brunswick Art Bank Message from the Premier The Government of New Brunswick is proud to mark the 50th anniversary of one of the greatest cultural heritage treasures in the province: the New Brunswick Art Bank. In 1968, …

Legacy giving through the Community Foundation

The Saint John Arts Centre believes in creating a lasting legacy and has established a permanently endowed fund with the Greater Saint John Community Foundation. All donations to the ‘Saint John Arts Centre Endowment Fund’ will be held in perpetuity by the Community Foundation. Annual earnings gifted by the Foundation to the Arts Centre will be used, at the discretion …

Junctures

This group exhibit features the works of artists I-Chun Jenkins, Steve Jones, Maja Padrov, and Ralph Simpson. I-Chun Jenkins Artist Statement Growing up in a tiny fishing village on the small island of Taiwan surrounded with a rich heritage of native culture and natural beauty, I became sensitive to vibrant colours and texture at an early age. I was formally …

Craft NB ‘Beneath the Surface’

Beneath the Surface In June 2019, a group of New Brunswick craftspeople immersed themselves in the wonders of Fundy National Park for five days. They were given the time and space to develop new ideas as they experienced the natural landscapes of New Brunswick, stimulated by scientific processes that shape and change the natural world. Beneath the Surface 2019 is …

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Intro to Linocut

Join artist Nathan Cann for this introduction to linoleum block printmaking. In this three week course students will be designing, carving, and printing their own linocut prints! Suitable for beginners and experienced printmakers alike. All supplies included. We recommend students begin planning a 5″x 7″ design in advance of the course. Tuesdays, 7pm-9pm • Feb. 18, 25, March 10, 2020 …