Charlotte Street Arts Centre | 6-week painting class with instructor Margaret Banister
Oct
15
to Nov 19

Charlotte Street Arts Centre | 6-week painting class with instructor Margaret Banister

  • 732 Charlotte Street Fredericton, NB, E3B 1M5 Canada (map)
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Get creative this fall! Join CSAC for a 6-week painting class with instructor Margaret Banister. Classes are designed to be fun, informative, social, and engaging. Adults of all abilities and experiences are welcome!

Tuesdays October 15th - November 19th, 1 - 3pm

$125.00 + materials (mat. not included)

Call (506) 454-6952 or email info@charlottestreetarts.ca to register!!

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Nov
14
7:00 PM19:00

Movie screening: It Was All So Wonderful: The Everyday Magic of Mary Pratt (2019) | beaverbrook art gallery

  • 703 Queen Street Fredericton, NB, E3B 1C4 Canada (map)
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Feminist painter or traditional housewife? Displaced and isolated, Mary Pratt's life was a highly complicated one of delicate rebellion. Award-winning filmmaker, Kenneth J Harvey, reconstructs Mary Pratt's life from archival footage dating back to the 1950s, across decades, and up to Mary's final interview conducted by Kenneth in 2017. $5 admission at the door.

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Nov
21
7:00 PM19:00

Movie screening: Documentary: Immaculate Memories: The Uncluttered Worlds of Christopher Pratt | beaverbrook art gallery

  • 703 Queen Street Fredericton, NB, E3B 1C4 Canada (map)
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The life and art of Christopher Pratt. 'Canada's most famous living painter' - The Globe & Mail. This is the first feature-length documentary that Christopher Pratt has agreed to participate in. An honest, funny, eloquent, bizarre, and sometimes unsettling account of his life and art, and an extremely important cultural document. This is an award winning documentary produced and directed by Kenneth Harvey. $5 admission at the door.

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ANDREW & LAURA MCCAIN ART GALLERY | November & December Exhibition: Small Works
Nov
23
to Dec 21

ANDREW & LAURA MCCAIN ART GALLERY | November & December Exhibition: Small Works

  • 8 McCain Street Florenceville-Bristol, NB, E7L 3G8 Canada (map)
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Last, but never the least, the winter season will start with their last exhibit of the year, their popular annual Small Works Show and Sale, featuring all manner of art and fine crafts priced for the Christmas season by a host of artists from around the province.

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STRUTS GALLERY AND FAUCET MEDIA ARTS CENTRE | Annual Holiday Members Show & Sale
Dec
13
to Dec 20

STRUTS GALLERY AND FAUCET MEDIA ARTS CENTRE | Annual Holiday Members Show & Sale

  • 7 Lorne Street Sackville, NB, E4L 3Z6 Canada (map)
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Members of Struts Gallery & Faucet Media Arts Centre submit works to the Annual Holiday Members Show & Sale each December. Join them at the opening reception, Friday December 13 at 7:00pm, to view works from artists near and far. There will be a holiday card-making activity for kids, music and festive goodies. All are welcome.

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Nov
1
10:00 AM10:00

Art for Tots | beaverbrook art gallery

  • 703 Queen Street Fredericton, NB, E3B 1C4 Canada (map)
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Children ages 2–5 and their parents are invited to join Christina Friday mornings for an hour of creative play! Activities are inspired by the artist of the month. Tots will discover new media and techniques and hone those fine motor skills while letting the imagination blossom.

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HERS Exhibition + Launch |  CreatedHere NBCCD
Oct
31
4:30 PM16:30

HERS Exhibition + Launch | CreatedHere NBCCD

  • 408 Queen Street Fredericton, NB, E3B 1B6 Canada (map)
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Presenting a celebration of collaboration between women in fine craft, visual art and design fields. We invite you get up close and personal with many of the inspiring collaborations featured in CreatedHere Issue 09 | HERS, and many new artworks as well. HERS features the women who are working together and strengthening their communities, their influence, and each other.

They invite you to wear your witchy best (if desired) for this Hallowe'en opening event, where festive treats will be on offer. This will also be the official launch of Issue 09 | HERS, and the magazine will be available for purchase at the opening for $10 cash/credit, or online at www.createdhere.ca

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Oct
26
1:00 PM13:00

Beaverbrook 60th anniversary workshop: Wendy McLeod MacKnight: Using art to jumpstart your storytelling

  • 703 Queen Street Fredericton, NB, E3B 1C4 Canada (map)
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OCT26
2019

Open Event - Tickets not required

A special series of creative activities in celebration of the Gallery’s diamond anniversary. All workshops: Ages 16 and up. Maximum of 20 participants. All materials are included in the fee.

To register: Contact the front desk at emailbag@beaverbrookartgallery.org or by calling (506) 458-2028.

Wendy McLeod MacKnight: Look Beyond What You Think You See: Using art to jumpstart your storytelling
$40 non-members, $30 members

In this workshop, Wendy will lead participants through the creative writing process, from inspiration to publication, with a special focus on the works in the gallery that open up new worlds and create fabulous characters.       

Wendy grew up in a small town and wrote her first novel at age nine. She worked for the Government of New Brunswick for twenty-five years, ending her career as the Deputy Minister of Education when the siren call of writing became impossible to ignore. Her debut middle grade novel, It’s a Mystery, Pig Face! was published by Sky Pony Press in 2017. Her second book, The Frame-Up, a fantasy set at the Beaverbrook Art Gallery, was published June 5th 2018 by Greenwillow Books/Harper Collins. Her next novel is coming in early 2020.

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2nd Creative Connections Conference | UNB
Oct
23
to Oct 26

2nd Creative Connections Conference | UNB

  • Fredericton 3 Bailey Drive Fredericton, NB, E3B Canada (map)
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October 24-26, 2019

UNB Fredericton 3 Bailey Drive

Creativity is leading the wave of innovation and change globally. Opportunities to share knowledge and strategies about the interdisciplinary and problem-solving potential of creativity are now critical in meeting the social, cultural and economic needs of today’s world.

This conference will be interactive and multidimensional; offering a variety of sessions designed to capture the imagination, inspire and engage participants through creative processes and problem solving. Participants will gain a greater understanding of creativity, its impact on our lives and how it can be used to address and solve real-life problems.

The guiding principles of the conference relate to the mission of the Atlantic Centre for Creativity. This interdisciplinary centre brings together disparate groups to explore how collaborative critical and creative engagement can be used to problem-solve, raise important dialogue, strengthen creative economies, and invigorate communities.

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Oct
19
7:00 PM19:00

Beaverbrook Art Gallery | Gala 60

  • 703 Queen Street Fredericton, NB, E3B 1C4 Canada (map)
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Celebrate the past and embrace the future at Gala 60!

There turning 60, and there going to celebrate it in style: Join them October 19 for a very special evening looking back at our first 60 years, and ahead to their next 60. Enjoy signature cocktails, a scotch tasting, an exclusive preview opening of the Marion McCain Exhibition of Contemporary Atlantic Art – oh, and performances by David Myles and Sugarbomb!

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Oct
12
10:00 AM10:00

Beaverbrook 60th anniversary workshop: Ralph Simpson: Basket Design (introduction to basket making)

  • 703 Queen Street Fredericton, NB, E3B 1C4 Canada (map)
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OCT12
2019

A special series of creative activities in celebration of the Gallery’s diamond anniversary. All workshops: Ages 16 and up. Maximum of 20 participants. All materials are included in the fee.

To register: Contact the front desk at emailbag@beaverbrookartgallery.orgor by calling (506) 458-2028.

Ralph Simpson: Basket Design (introduction to basket making). 10:00 am- 5:00 pm, with a lunch break
$75 non-members, $65 members

Ralph Simpson will teach participants how to weave plant fibre into small baskets. This workshop is an introduction to traditional basket making.

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Sunbury Shores Arts and Nature Centre | Jared Peters' show 'Album'
Oct
4
to Oct 26

Sunbury Shores Arts and Nature Centre | Jared Peters' show 'Album'

  • 139 Water Street St. Andrews, NB, E5B 1A7 Canada (map)
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EXHIBITION OPENING
Friday October 4, 2019

Jared Peters' show 'Album' is coming to Sunbury Shores
Observe his installation of up to 50 paintings that make you take a second look at the things we may dismiss and explore the atmosphere of night.
Learn more at www.jaredpetersart.com
@jaredpeters_art

This exhibit is supported by ArtsNB
@artsnb www.artsnb.ca

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Oct
3
7:00 PM19:00

Beaverbrook Art Gallery | Panel Talk: Energy, ecology, and community: The PEI Ark’s timely legacy

  • 703 Queen St, Fredericton fredericton (map)
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What can a long lost environmental project from the 1970s in Prince Edward Island teach us about living responsibly and sustainably in the 21st century? The answer is a great deal. Attend this exhibition tour and open discussion of the architectural, technological, social and cultural legacy of the PEI Ark. Participants include:

  • Ole Hammarlund (one of the architects and builders of the PEI Ark)

  • Steven Mannell (exhibition curator and Director of the Dalhousie College of Sustainability)

  • John Leroux (Manager of Collections and Exhibitions of the Beaverbrook Art Gallery)

There will also be a catalogue signing of "Living Lightly on the Earth:" Building an Ark for Prince Edward Island, 1974-76 by Dalhousie Architectural Press. Event is free and open to the public.

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Oct
3
7:00 PM19:00

Beaverbrook Art Gallery | Panel Talk: Energy, ecology, and community: The PEI Ark’s timely legacy

  • 703 Queen Street Fredericton, NB, E3B 1C4 Canada (map)
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What can a long lost environmental project from the 1970s in Prince Edward Island teach us about living responsibly and sustainably in the 21st century? The answer is a great deal. Attend this exhibition tour and open discussion of the architectural, technological, social and cultural legacy of the PEI Ark.

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      With the Beneath the Surface 2019 exhibition opening on September 26th at the George Fry Gallery, they invite you to re-immerse yourself in the wonders of nature and craft at the Beneath the Surface 2019 Artist Panel Discussion & Gallery Tour on October 3rd.    For more information
Oct
3
4:30 PM16:30

Untitled Event

  • 408 Queen Street Fredericton, NB, E3B 1B6 Canada (map)
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With the Beneath the Surface 2019 exhibition opening on September 26th at the George Fry Gallery, they invite you to re-immerse yourself in the wonders of nature and craft at the Beneath the Surface 2019 Artist Panel Discussion & Gallery Tour on October 3rd.

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NBCCD Summer Residency Exhibition Reception
Oct
3
4:30 PM16:30

NBCCD Summer Residency Exhibition Reception

  • 5804 New Brunswick 102 Prince William, NB, E6K 0A5 Canada (map)
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Students and graduates of NBCCD, and exciting visiting artists, created independent craft & design projects throughout their NBCCD Summer Residencies at Hoyt Place in Kings Landing and the Barracks Casemates at NBCCD. They will be hosting a reception for the NBCCD Summer Residency Exhibition on October 3rd at 4:30 pm. This is a great opportunity to see the work produced.

The gallery is located in the Welcome Center at Kings Landing. This show had a soft opening on September 13th and will remain open until October 14th.

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