The Maritime Painted Saltbox Welcomes You to Our 23rd Season


email: saltbox@eastlink.ca/

telephone: (902) 693-1544

https://www.paintedsaltbox.com

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The Maritime Painted Saltbox Fine Art Gallery

265 Petite Riviere Road, Petite Riviere, Nova Scotia


AGNS Announcing new acquisitions and reopening date


New acquisitions

The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia has recently acquired twenty-nine compelling art works for the Permanent Collection.

Among the 24 artists are Letitia Fraser, Ursula Johnson, Brendan Fernandes, and others. View the works and full press release here.

 


Reopening in Halifax

Effective Thursday, June 17, the Gallery will be open to visitors once again.

We can’t wait to welcome you back. View the Halifax hours and safety guidelines on our website.


Annual General Meeting

Save the date on Thursday, June 24 for the annual general meeting.

Click here for more information.


Visit us online for at-home activities and virtual tours of exhibitions by Ned Pratt, Walter Ostrom, and more.

Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for updates.

Peer Gallery of Contemporary Art Celebrates 20 years in Lunenburg

Peer Gallery of Contemporary Art

Peer Gallery of Contemporary Art Celebrates 20 years in Lunenburg

We open our 20th Season with an exciting members show!

See works by:

Zalman Amit, Douglas Boutilier, Jennie Carton, Kate Church,
Jacqueline Cohen, Regina Coupar, Anke Holm,
Susan Hudson, Barbara McLean, Carol Morrow, David Pember, Anne Tweed, Tom Ward, Sally Warren and Bradley Wiseman

The gallery is located at 166 Lincoln Street, Lunenburg

Open Hours in June are Thursday through Sunday from 12:20 to 4:30

Visit our website at www.peer-gallery.com

Lunenburg Art Fest 2021 – UPDATED VERSION~ NEW DATES- August 7 & 8, 2021

Lunenburg Arts Fest, 2021!

(Formerly Paint Sea on Site)



NEW DATESAugust 7 & 8, 2021

Location – Lunenburg Nova Scotia Waterfront, Fisheries Museum Wharf (provincial COVID protocols will be in effect during this event).

This event is open to the first 40 plein air painters to register.

Also, a limited amount of wall space within the main tent and 2 outside pop up spaces will be available to non-plein air artists/artisans to display and sell work. For non-plein air artists/artisans, please express your interest and your medium on the registration page. Further details about space and process will be made available.

Participation Fee – $25 members $30 non-members. (Payment detail is noted on the registration form).

LAGS commission fee of 40% will apply to all sales.

Registration – Open – closes July 2, 2021.

REGISTER HERE https://www.lunenburgartgallery.com/laf-registration

We hope you will join us at this beautiful picturesque location for a fabulous weekend of plein air painting and art! The Bluenose II is also scheduled to be at home port.

Follow LAF on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/LunenburgArtsFest)

for the most up-to-date information.

Brushstrokes of Nova Scotia Online Art Show June 24-27

Please join us for our 9th Online Art Show and Sale on Facebook from Thursday, June 24 to Sunday, June 27 to see a selection of artwork by Adriane Jacquard Art, Chocolate Lake Studio, Green Monster Brushstrokes, On The Flip Side Artworks and Furnishings by Liz Cole, RRoth Art along with our guest artists Sharon Trickett Fine Arts and The Tangerine Cart.


Please RSVP to the Facebook Event: Brushstrokes of Nova Scotia 9th Online Art Show and Sale at https://www.facebook.com/events/538586490485784?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D.


7Arts is excited about reopening. Come in and check out Stephane Richard’s paintings.

7Arts is excited about reopening. Come in and check out Stephane Richard’s paintings.

7Arts  619 Central Ave, Greenwood, Nova Scotia

https://www.facebook.com/NOVA7Arts/

https://7arts.ca/

EARTH, SEA and SKY a new Art Exhibition by Stephane Richard. Contact us to book a viewing 7arts@7arts.ca

https://7arts.ca/stephane-richard/

https://www.stephanerichardart.com/

@stephanerichardart was recently interviewed on radio canada, on the morning show from Nova Scotia.

Here’s the link. https://ici.radio-canada.ca/…/rattrapage-du-lundi-7…/10

 

Antique Shows Canada – June 18-20, 2021 ONLINE


 https://antiqueshowscanada.com/

Gallery 18 will be taking part in the June 2021 Antique Shows Canada online event. G18’s virtual booth will feature items from its inventory, including Prince Edward Island art, antique maps, and books. See you at the show!

https://www.gallery18.com/

Email: info@gallery18.com

ARTSPLACE Gallery Workshops, Events & Opportunities

ZOOM Live teleconference with curators at the National Gallery of Canada – Contemporary Photography in the Collection, Tuesday, June 15, 1-3 pm. Hosted by ARTSPLACE, 396 St. George St., Annapolis Royal. This a ZOOM event.  Please join us for a live videoconference with the National Gallery of Canada to explore their collection of modern and contemporary photography.  Discover the development of this diverse and powerful art form over the past half-century in an interactive session with a National Gallery Educator.  Ted Lind will facilitate the teleconference with the National Gallery, followed by a Q & A. Participation by donation (min. suggested $5 per person). Use one registration per participant. Register by HERE or by calling ARTSPLACE 902-532-7069. Feeling uncertain about the tech? Visit https://www.connectedcanadians.ca/programs for free training.


Art21 Documentary and Talk-back, Season 3 episode: Play. Postponed to Tuesday, July 6, 1 – 3 pm. Upstairs at ARTSPLACE, 396 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal. 902-532-7069 / arcac@ns.aliantzinc.ca / www.arcac.ca / Facebook @ARTsPLACEGallery / IG arcac.artsplace COVID protocols in place. This season, Art21 travels from São Paulo to Boston, from Berlin to Houston, to film 16 working artists and to open up the intimate spaces where they flourish.Included in the season are artists Laylah Ali, Ida Applebroog, Cai Guo-Qiang, Ellen Gallagher, Arturo Herrera, Oliver Herring, Roni Horn, Hubbard/Birchler, Mike Kelley, Josiah McElheny, Matthew Ritchie, Susan Rothenberg, Jessica Stockholder, Hiroshi Sugimoto, Richard Tuttle, Fred Wilson, and Krzysztof Wodiczko. Ted Lind will facilitate a Q&A / discussion after the film is shown. $5 suggested donation. Register HERE or by calling ARTSPLACE 902-532-7069.


 

Half-day workshop: Shadowbox w/ Lynda Shalagan. Postponed to Friday, July 9, 10 am – 2 pm. $50 per person, plus $12 for materials, pre-registration necessary. Max. 9 participants. ARTSPLACE Gallery, 396 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal. www.arcac.ca / FB @ARTSPLACEGallery / IG arcac.artsplace COVID protocols in place. Join Artist Lynda Shalagan to have a go at reverse-painting on glass shadowboxes – all levels welcome. Half-Day Workshops are opportunities for people to gather at ARTSPLACE to learn about a new medium or approach to making art. The hosts have expertise to share with participants in a hands-on manner. The workshops are held upstairs at ARTSPLACE, workshops are for ages 19+ unless otherwise stated. Register HERE or by calling ARTSPLACE 902-532-7069.


Half-day workshop: Digital Photography (DSLR workshop) w/ Maria Longmire. Postponed to Friday, July 16, 10 am – 2 pm. $50 per person, pre-registration necessary. Max. 9 participants. ARTSPLACE Gallery, 396 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal. www.arcac.ca / FB @ARTSPLACEGallery / IG arcac.artsplace COVID protocols in place. A hands-on photography workshop that will teach you how to navigate your DSLR camera and give you more control over your photographs. Half-Day Workshops are opportunities for people to gather at ARTSPLACE to learn about a new medium or approach to making art. The hosts have expertise to share with participants in a hands-on manner. The workshops are held upstairs at ARTSPLACE, workshops are for ages 19+ unless otherwise stated. Register HERE or by calling ARTSPLACE 902-532-7069.


Workshop: Intro to Botanical Drawing w/ Margaret Best of Best Botanical. Postponed to July 17 & 18, 10 am – 4 pm. $185 per person, pre-registration necessary. Max. 9 participants. ARTSPLACE Gallery, 396 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal. www.arcac.ca / FB @ARTSPLACEGallery / IG arcac.artsplace COVID protocols in place. The workshops are held upstairs at ARTSPLACE, workshops are for ages 19+ unless otherwise stated. Register HERE or by calling ARTSPLACE 902-532-7069.


 

ARTSPLACE Gallery

396 St. George Street, Box 534

Annapolis Royal, NS

B0S 1A0

902-532-7069

arcac.ca / FB @ARTSPLACEGallery / IG arcac.artsplace

 

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia News


AGNS AT HOME

Documenting the Anthropocene

Edward Burtynsky’s Homesteads series offers a stark portrayal of the interaction between people and the land.

This series began early in Burtynsky’s career, but the themes and techniques continue to drive his work. Read more


Stitching for Beginners

Textile artist Flora May introduces embroidery techniques for darning and embellishing clothing in this latest Studio from Home. These techniques are evident in May’s artwork Sprouting Grass Moon, which expresses the artist’s connection to her culture and land.

Presented by Scotiaban


Annual General Meeting

Save the date on Thursday, June 24 for the annual general meeting.

Click here for more information.


Virtual Visits

Many of our exhibitions are open 24/7 online, thanks to support from BMO.

Visit Making Space to view works by Edward Burtynsky, John Devlin, Charley Young, and others.


Please note that the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is temporarily closed in accordance with the Province of Nova Scotia. We will keep you informed of any updates or extended closures.

Visit us online for at-home activities and virtual tours of exhibitions by Ned Pratt, Walter Ostrom, and more.

Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for updates.