Art of Paper Exhibition, Residencies, Workshop, and Art Talks

PLEASE NOTE ~ The date and time for Brian D. Cohen’s Artist Talk has been changed from this week to next and will now happen on Wednesday, 20 September at 8pm.

COMING UP at Main & Station Nonesuch

Saturday, 16 September, 2 – 4pm, Plein Air Watercolour Painting WORKSHOP with Brian D. Cohen
Saturday, 16 September, 8pm, Dearest Ones at Home, a PRESENTATION with writer in residence, Katrina Maloney.
Sunday, 17 September, 2 – 4pm, Plein Air Watercolour Painting WORKSHOP with Brian D. Cohen
Wednesday, 20 September, 8pm, Artist’s TALK & PRESENTATION with artist in residence Brian D. Cohen
Saturday, 23 September, 3 – 8pm, the Nonesuch Art of Paper Awards EXHIBITION OPENING RECEPTION.
Tuesday, 10 October, 8pm, POETRY NIGHT with featured poet Richard Dittami
Wednesday, 25 October, 7:30pm, Artist’s TALK & PRESENTATION with Shelley Freeman
Thursday, 26 October, 7:30pm, Artist’s TALK & PRESENTATION with G. Scott MacLeod

See below for more info and check out our website


There is still space and time to register for the Saturday session of Plein Air Watercolour Painting with Brian D. Cohen. See our website here for more info and to register, or send us an email. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn from Brian, a Nonesuch Artist in Residence. Brian is an educator, artist, and writer living in New Hampshire. In 1989 he founded Bridge Press to further the association and integration of visual image, original text, and book structure. Cohen has shown in over forty individual exhibitions, including a retrospective at the Fresno Art Museum, and has participated in over 150 group shows.

To learn more about Brian D. Cohen and what he is doing and where, please visit his website

Brian will also be giving an Artist’s TALK & PRESENTATION in the Nonesuch Café at Main & Station on Wednesday, 20 September at 8pm.

Writer in residence: Katrina Maloney
We are delighted to welcome Katrina Maloney as Nonesuch writer in residence during the month of September at Main & Station. Katrina lives and writes in southern New Hampshire and, while here, is thrilled to be dedicating her time to the second volume of letters from her great grand aunt who was in Russia from 1917-1919. The first volume Dearest Ones at Home: Clara Taylor’s Letters from Russia, 1917-1919, came out in 2014, published by SheWrites Press, Berkeley, CA. Katrina is also the author of Strong Women and Horses: poems, published in 2014 by Finishing Line Press, Georgetown, KY.

You can find out more about Katrina on her website,, and by attending her presentation in the Nonesuch Café at Main & Station on Saturday, 16 September at 8pm.

Want to help or contribute?

We have lots going on and lots to do to clean up and keep these beautiful buildings in shape.
Contact us if you are interested in volunteering to help with this or other projects including gardens, promotions, events, gallery sitting, et cetera
Would you like to apply for a residency, teach or attend a workshop?
To find out more about what we do, and to participate, come see us, call us, email us, and look over our website.

Main & Station Nonesuch 
Kickshaws, Residencies, Books
Nonesuch Art Of Paper Awards
PO Box 507
168 Main Street
Parrsboro, Nova Scotia
B0M 1S0