Bernard Quintal

Maritime Beaches… Rock! Rotunda Gallery  |  November 5 – December 17, 2021 Artist Statement I have been collecting rocks since early childhood and you wouldn’t believe how much space that takes in my house. As a kid, I walked many Maritime beaches because I thoroughly enjoyed the search, the digging, the joy of discovery. To this day that still represents …

Brandt Eisner

Shirts Vs Skins Library Gallery  |  November 5 – December 17, 2021 Artist Statement Using sports as a theme, Shirts Vs Skins questions what masculinity is, and how our identities are formed through cultural norms. “Shirts Vs Skins”, is a familiar phrase for any man who has played team sports. Rather than team colours, players would be divided into groups of those …

Bob Morouney

The Hidden House Catalogue of Artisanal Brassieres Port Saint John Gallery  |  November 5 – December 17, 2021 Artist Statement My practice is to explore a theme through numerous works. The Hidden House Catalogue of Artisanal Brassieres consists of one hundred and fifty drawings that imagine garments to express personality and empowerment, confront indignity, and remonstrate against the unquestioned assumptions …

Stephen Scott

“The Saint John Arts Centre has long been recognized as an organization which is dedicated to supporting New Brunswick artists by offering quality gallery space promoting contemporary exhibitions.  Fredericton artist Stephen Scott’s exhibition “The (un)certainty of Seeing; the Paintings of Stephen Scott” marks a reflective moment in the production of work which has taken place over almost a decade. During …

Sean Bourque

Vistas September 10 – October 29, 2021  |  Rotunda Gallery Artist Statement In 2018, Sean began creating abstract textures in search of spontaneous results to generate ideas for his work. He often compares this process to identifying images in clouds and discovering meaning within them. Although subjects are prompted, they are seldom predetermined. Importantly, he withholds his interpretation of the …

George Chase

Hope September 10 – October 29, 2021  |  Canada Games Galleries Artist Statement If one of these painting in my HOPE series looks into your soul and asks a very private question, then my attempt to capture a moment on canvas has happened for you.  Artist Biography George’s little boy daydreams of becoming an artist came to reality after forty …

Dawn Steeves

Structure: Cage and Column September 10 – October 29, 2021  |  City Gallery Artist Statement Structure is at the base of everything, in family, government, religion, the environment, the economy, a human body, or a building. Structure is the skeleton that holds a thing together and stabilizes it. My goal for this series is to focus on the rudimentary aspects …

Kateryna Kryvolap

Petrykivka: Modern Stream in Ukrainian Decorative Art September 10 – October 29, 2021  |  Library Gallery Artist Statement Welcome to the exhibition of my paintings – Petrykivka: Modern Stream in Ukrainian Decorative Art. This exhibition represents works in decorative painting – Petrykivka. Petrykivka is one of the most popular,  as well as an ancient, decorative form of painting in Ukraine. …

Sarah Sackville

Port Saint John Residency September 10 – October 29, 2021  |  Port Saint John Gallery Port Saint John is excited to sponsor the inaugural exhibit in a new biennial artist residency program. These residencies will include unique access to the Port as a means to inspire a new body of work, culminating in an exhibit in the sponsored Port Saint …

Opening September 2021

Please join us for the exhibition opening of new shows on Friday, September 10 at 5:00pm! Please note that community face masks are required. Please visit our galleries Tues-Sat 9am-5pm to enjoy these exhibitions until October 29th. Gallery visits are free (donations gratefully accepted!) Social distancing and extra sanitizing measures are in place for your protection. Port Saint John Gallery: Sarah …