an exhibition of works by Caroline Ariane Bergeron
FROM 27 – 31 AUGUST 2019 IN THE SECONDFLOOR GALLERY
at Main & Station
168 Main Street, Parrsboro
Caroline Ariane Bergeron is a visual artist based in Montreal. Her project-based approach incorporates a broad range of techniques; presently her focus is on using pictograms and typography to form her own visual language. Her work has been shown in various solo and group exhibitions mainly in Montreal, most notably in Atelier Circulaire, Galerie Port-Maurice, L’Artothèque, Maison de la Culture Marie-Uguay, Diagonale, Art Mûr and Dare-Dare. For more information about Caroline and what she does, visit her website…
an exhibition of work by Mark Andrews
until 23 August in Main & Station’s Secondfloor Gallery
Nonesuch artist in residence Mark Andrews works exclusively on paper, combining natural minerals with pigments, powdered graphite, oils and beeswax which are pressed, incised, burnished and polished. His work is concerned with creating a gestural lexicon and archiving it through repetitive mark-making to sediment native Canadian oral culture landscape place-names and elder-stories.
n 2017 Mark was awarded the Nonesuch Art of Paper Griffintown Award for his painting Raven Brings Universal Light.
Mark studied printmaking and drawing at the Ontario College of Art and Design (OCAD), and painting and drawing at York University under Tim Whiten, Bruce Parsons and Claude Breeze. He won the “New Faces: Artists’ Choice” competition in Toronto for his large scale black (graphite) drawings. Selected group and solo exhibitions include the A-Space, York University, Glendon College, and Harbourfront Galleries in Toronto, and Belgo Arts, the Gallery at Victoria Hall and Nonesuch Art of Paper Awards group shows in Montreal and Parrsboro.
AUGUST 15 ~ Exhibition Opening : artist in residence Mark Andrews
AUGUST 27 ~ Exhibition Opening : artist in residence Caroline Ariane Bergeron
SEPTEMBER 7, 8 & 21 ~ Animal Teapot Workshop with Jessica Sallay-Carrington
SEPTEMBER 7 ~ An outdoor performance by artist in residence Rae Marie Taylor
OCTOBER 15 ~ Poetry performance with bill bissett
OCTOBER 16 ~ Poetry performance & Workshop with bill bissett
A 3-DAY ANIMAL TEAPOT SCULPTINGWORKSHOP
WHEN: September 2019
day 1: September 7, 12-4pm
day 2: September 8, 12-5pm
day 3: September 21, 12-3pm
WHERE: Main & Station’s Nonesuch Centre, 171 Queen Street, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia, B0M 1S0
COURSE FEES : $180.00 + tax = $207
Price includes clay, glaze, stains, and firings.
Please note that space in this workshop is limited. We recommend you register as soon as you decide.
INSTRUCTOR: Jessica Sallay-Carrington
For this 3 day workshop Jessica will be teaching the hollow solids technique she uses to build her teapots and sculptures.
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Kickshaws, Residencies, Books
PO Box 507
168 Main Street
Parrsboro, Nova Scotia