Art Council Home 2018-05-08T15:47:50+00:00

Summer Art Camps for creative kids and teens.

ART CAMPS

REGISTER NOW

Celebrating 50 years of the very best art and craft created by artists and artisans of the Southern Gulf Islands.

Open Daily 10-5 Until Sept 16

ARTCRAFT

Salt Spring Island Ceramics Awards

October 4-14, 2018

SSICA

READ MORE 

Make it Happen. Get out There.

Artist Calls

READ MORE 

Welcome to the Salt Spring Arts Council.

Upcoming Events:

Artist From the Fringe Show

June 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until June 29, 2018

Opening Artists from the Fringe

June 1 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

AT LARGE – Joan Carrigan

June 2 @ 8:00 am - June 3 @ 5:00 pm

Artcraft Opening- 50 years-The Guilds

June 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

workshops

Workshops on the Rock

With over 60 workshops to choose from in 3 different sectors there is something for everyone. READ MORE

Artcraft + Wintercraft

Enjoy the very best contemporary arts and crafts made by BC’s Southern Gulf Islands’ artisans and artists. Artcraft is the Arts Council-run gallery and gift shop located in Mahon Hall.READ MORE

Painting finds new home

May 17, 2018 -  SSAC's Yael Wand and David Borrowman hand over a painting by Gwen Ruckle to Karen Hudson of the Salt Spring Island Public Library. The painting was recently gifted by Holly Gordon [...]

The Latest News


Discover the most up to date news from the Salt Spring Arts Council: Events, Workshops, Exhibits, and a variety of arts news for Salt Spring Island. READ MORE

landartbutton

LandART

LandArt @ ArtCraft presents experimental and responsive landscape art installations that stimulate interest and community engagement with the arts and our natural environment.  READ MORE

ssnap

Salt Spring National Art Prize

This biennial competition has been established to promote creative dialogue and collaboration between the Salt Spring Island arts community and artists from across Canada. READ MORE

Artist in the class

Each school year the Salt Spring Arts Council enriches the lives of Salt Spring Island students by placing literary, performing and visual artists and artisans in classrooms throughout School District #64 READ MORE

Membership

Support the arts, keep on top of arts news and connect with others by joining the Salt Spring Arts Council. READ MORE

Salt Spring Arts Council | Mahon Hall

Mahon Hall rentals

Rent the hall for private events, theatrical performances, classes, workshops, fundraisers, meetings, and weddings. READ MORE

IMG_0341

Showcase Exhibitions

This showcase of contemporary visual art and fine craft exhibitions is featured on the stage in Mahon Hall from June through September. READ MORE