COMING UP in 2018 at Main & Station

COMING UP in 2018 at Main & Station Nonesuch

Residencies, workshops, poetry, performance, et cetera

For more information about these and other events, see below and check out our website.

Wild Paper: On The Beach, an exhibition of wild paper sculpture & The Wild Paper Pickers of the Minas Basin, a documentary installation.
June 3 – June 30

a celebration of art made from garbage

September 21 – September 30

Exhibitions, speakers, workshops, and a communal project to create large outdoor sculpture using trash collected from local beaches.

Call for proposals and submissions from artists, environmentalists, and scientists

une célébration de l’art faite à partir des ordures

Le 21 septembre – 30 septembre

Expositions, conférenciers, ateliers et un projet commun pour créer de grandes sculptures en plein air en utilisant des déchets recueillis sur les plages locales.

Demande des propositions et soumissions d’artistes, d’environnementalistes et de scientifiques

Nurseries of Humanity
an exhibition by Sandrine de Borman
October 20 – October 28
Belgian artist Sandrine de Borman has been working with the Japanese technique of tataki-zomé. After several months in France and Canada developing her project Pépinières d’humanité (Nurseries of Humanity), Sandrine’s travels will culminate with a 2 week residency at Main & Station during which time she will present an exhibition of her work and offer a workshop. For more information about Sandrine, see her website

Pépinières d’humanité
Une exposition de Sandrine de Borman
Le 20 octobre au 28 octobre
L’artiste belge Sandrine de Borman travaille actuellement avec la technique japonaise du tataki-zomé. Cette année elle va passer plusieurs mois en France et au Canada à développer son projet Pépinières d’humanité. Ses voyages culmineront avec un séjour de deux semaines chez Main & Station Nonesuch à Parrsboro durant laquelle elle présentera une exposition de son travail et offrira un atelier. Pour plus d’informations sur Sandrine, consultez son site web

Festival of Erotic Arts & Literature
December 21 – January 2

Art, books, exhibitions, perfomances, readings, speakers, workshops.

Call for submissions from artists and authors

Festival de littérature et des arts érotiques
Le 21 décembre 2018 au 2 janvier 2019

Les arts visuels, livres, expositions, performances, lectures, conférenciers, ateliers.

Appel à candidatures d’artistes et d’auteurs


▪ Judith Appleton, April 2018
▪ Sarah Beth Goncarova, May – September 2018
▪ Ian Ferrier, June 2018
▪ Diane Jutras, July 2018
▪ Louise Campbell, July 2018
▪ Ian Ferrier, July 2018
▪ Erin Cross, August 2018
▪ Sandrine de Borman, October 2018
▪ ALSO: James Robinson, Mark Andrews, Emily Jan, Jim Holyoak, et cetera


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