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‘What’s in the Box?’ 2024

SJAC’s popular fundraiser is back for 2024 to answer the burning question, ‘What’s in the Box?’! When is ‘What’s in the Box?’ Join us Thursday, April 18, 7-9pm, for an entertaining evening of delicious food, fine drink, and an opportunity to support your community arts centre! (A $25 tax receipt can be issued for each $75 ticket.) Please note that …

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NEW DATE: Spring Fibre Gathering

SJAC is pleased to invite spinners, knitters, weavers, rug hookers, felters, embroiderers, and all lovers of fibre art to a fun & informal gathering on Saturday, April 6/24, from 1-4pm. Bring whatever you’re working on & hang out for the afternoon – you can spread out in our spacious Port Saint John and City Galleries and enjoy the new exhibitions …

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Carnegie 120 Series: Mozart

This year marks the 120th anniversary of the historic Carnegie Building, home of the Saint John Arts Centre. In celebration of this milestone, the Saint John Arts Centre and the Early Music Studio of Saint John are pleased to announce a series of nine noontime concerts scheduled throughout 2024 featuring the complete Mozart sonatas for piano and violin performed by …

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World of Keyboards: 2022-23 Season

SJAC is proud to partner with the Saint John Early Music Festival as they present a returning favourite series, World of Keyboards! All welcome, admission is by freewill offering. Join harpsichordist and pianist Tim Blackmore as he explores the world of Baroque and Classical keyboard instruments, their makers, and the composers and performers who created the music written for them. …

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Summer Classics Series 2022

SJAC and the Saint John Early Music Festival are proud to present a seventh year of the Summer Classics Series! These lunchtime classical concerts are offered through the summer on Wednesdays in July & August at 12:15pm (July 6 – August 17.) All are welcome, admission is by freewill offering. Special thanks go to our sponsors: Emera New Brunswick, The …

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‘WITB? 2022’ Sneak Peek!

Take a sneak peek at the works up for grabs for this year, donated by ever-generous artists in our community! Very special thanks to: Alison Gayton; Alanna Baird; Amy Ash; Bernie Cormier; Carla Perkins; Carol Taylor; Charlene Barry; Christiana Myers; Danika Vautour; David Meek; Deborah Payne; Fabiola Martinez; Fred Harrison; Harriet Taylor; Helen Stanley; Helen Shideler; Herzl Kashetsky; Heasun Kim; Holly …

Upcoming Concerts

SJAC’s Port Saint John Gallery is playing host to a wonderful variety of music in the next few weeks – book your tickets now! Symphony NB Virtuoso Series Saint John String Quartet presents masterpieces by three composers who loved and drew inspiration from the stillness, grandeur, and stark beauty of the majestic North. Saturday, December 4, 2021 • 2pm Virtuoso …

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iClick Photography show

I-Click Photography presents MIDDLE GROUND Photography Exhibit: A journey into storytelling through the lens of Saint John’s Youth Opening: Wednesday, August 17, 2021, 6:30pm | Saint John City Market Solarium space | All welcome The I-Click Photography program, through the collaborative efforts of the Teen Resource Centre (TRC), the University of New Brunswick, and the Saint John Arts Centre, enabled …

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‘The Lost City’ book signing

SJAC is proud to welcome back photographer Ian MacEachern for a book signing for his fantastic volume on SJ’s North End just before the ‘urban renewal’ era, ‘The Lost City’, published by Goose Lane Editions. Meet the artist and author John Leroux, and purchase your copy of this piece of Saint John history. Thursday, August 19, 2021 • 5pm-7pm • …

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NBCCD Convocation 2021

If you missed it live, no worries – the NBCCD 2021 Convocation Ceremony is on YouTube – congratulations to all of the graduates, especially our very own Saint John cohort of Foundation Visual Arts Grads!