News2017-07-12T15:36:11+00:00

Michael Robb

By |January 9th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The island arts community has lost one of its oldest and most prominent members with the death of Michael Robb. His leonine presence will be missed. American by birth and Canadian by choice, Michael remained [...]

EAS19: Production Assistant

By |January 9th, 2019|Categories: Calls for Artists|

Under the direction of the EAS Committee, the Production Assistant supports the planning and delivery of community events during the Easter Art Show (EAS), April 19 – 28, 2019. During EAS Mahon Hall host 2 [...]

EAS19 Artistic Directors

By |November 22nd, 2018|Categories: Calls for Artists|

Easter Art Show 2019: Homage The 2019 Easter Art Show takes place April 19 – 28. We are very excited to welcome Patrick McCallum as this year’s Guest Curator. Patrick has invited 40 diverse artists [...]

Grants + Awards: Fall 2018 Submissions

By |October 9th, 2018|Categories: Artist Calls: Expired|

Individual or Group Projects Next Deadline: October 31, 2018 Objectives: To assist individuals and groups to undertake projects of cultural benefit to the community. Average Grant Levels: $300 – $800 Description:  This program fosters innovation, creativity [...]

Home Words 2

By |September 21st, 2018|Categories: Community Initiatives|

There is something so very beautiful about being in a room with others, listening to pens scratch the pages, hearing words so often held inside, spoken out loud. Home Words creates a space of intimate [...]

Featured Artist: Brent Birney-Hintz

By |August 7th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Today's featured artist is right on the dot: welcome Brent Birney-Hintz! Influenced by the Group of Seven, E.J. Hughes, and Monet, Brent explores images beyond realist representation. By starting from something real, Brent follows artistic [...]

Featured Artist: Melanie Thompson

By |July 24th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Today's featured artist is Melanie Thompson! With her basketry and mixed-media pieces, Melanie takes us on a nature tour like no other. Using natural materials, interesting sculptural shapes, and unexpected lighting features, Melanie invites us [...]