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Summer Classics Series 2020

SJAC and the Saint John Early Music Festival are proud to present a fifth year of the Summer Classics Series! These lunchtime classical concerts are offered through the summer on Wednesdays in July & August at 12:15pm. All are welcome, admission is by freewill offering. Special thanks go to our sponsors: Emera New Brunswick, The City of Saint John Community …

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Sculpture SJ Postponed

SJAC has been proud to partner with our friends and colleagues at Sculpture Saint John to bring workshops, demo days, and other educational programming to this highly-anticipated event. Understandably, Sculpture SJ has made the decision to postpone the symposium until summer of 2021. SJAC will be issuing refunds (cheques via Canada Post) to all who have already signed up for …

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Please Donate

As a non-profit registered charity, Saint John Arts Centre relies on the support of our generous donor Members to help us fulfill our mandate as Greater Saint John’s community Arts Centre. During these very challenging times of the COVID-19 pandemic, with our galleries closed and all of our revenue-generating programs postponed (workshops, rentals, artwork sales), we appreciate our donors’ support …

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Postponed: Harpsichord Pop-up Exhibit

UPDATE: Postponed for abundance of caution for public events – to be rescheduled for a later date! SJAC is excited to invite you to a special event & pop-up exhibit with the announcement of this year’s Early Music Festival lineup! Please join us for Andrew Graham: Harpsichords 1982-2017, a two-day pop-up exhibition of beautifully-crafted keyboard instruments by Saint John harpsichord …

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 …

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Symphony NB Concerts

SJAC is proud to be the local host venue for Symphony New Brunswick’s ‘Virtuoso Series’, starring the Saint John String Quartet and Ventus Machina woodwind quintet, Résonance, and special guests! Generally, season tickets and single tickets for the Virtuoso series are available at the Capitol Theatre in Moncton, The Playhouse in Fredericton and the Imperial Theatre box office in Saint John, …

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World of Keyboards

SJAC is proud to continue our partnership with The Saint John Early Music Festival to present a second season of ‘World of Keyboards’!  Join harpsichordist and pianist Tim Blackmore as he takes you on a tour of Renaissance, Baroque and Classical keyboard instruments and performs works from the vast repertoire of music composed for them. Visit the Saint John Early …

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Gallery Hop

The members of the Saint John Gallery Association proudly present the uptown Gallery Hop. Thanks for your support for the 2019 Hops, new dates for 2020 will be announced in January – until then, don’t forget to support your local galleries and the artists they represent! Public Galleries: 4-6 pm – Library Millennium Artplace, 1 Market Square / New Brunswick …

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Early Music Festival 2019

SJAC is thrilled to once again play host to the Saint John Early Music Festival, coming May 17-19, 2019, with the theme this year of ‘Venice and Rome’. Tickets are available now at SJAC’s front desk – check out the impressive lineup for this year’s festival: Friday, May 17,  7 pm – St. Mark’s and St. Peter’s Collegium Musicum (period …

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Welcome, Maggie!

All of us here at SJAC are thrilled to welcome Maggie Higgins to our full-time staff! She’s been a member of the SJAC family in many roles for over a decade, and will now bring her expertise and enthusiasm to the new role of Education and Outreach Coordinator. Maggie will also be taking on some administrative duties from our business …