Art Openings powered by Artsvictoria.ca


The Salt Spring National Art Prize Calendar of Events @ Various Venues on Salt Spring Island Sep 22 2017

Fri. September 22nd - Sun. October 22nd Various Venues on Salt Spring Island Salt Spring Island BC
(All Ages) Various Hours

Opening: Friday 22nd September 2017

The 2017 Salt Spring National Art Prize is hosting an incredible series of events coinciding with the 2017 SSNAP Finalist Exhibition which runs from September 22 to October 22, 2017

49 Artists were chosen from across Canada by an independent jury for the Finalist Exhibition.
All artist submissions were anonymous to the jury.
SSNAP Offering awards totalling $30,000

Calendar of Events;

SSNAP Opening Gala
Fri. September 22
6:00pm I Mahon Hall
Gala opening of the 2017 Finalists’ Exhibition
SSNAP 2017 Finalists’ Exhibition

Sat. September 23 - Sun. October 22
10:00am - 5:00pm I Mahon Hall
Forty-nine artists from across Canada will feature in this jury-selected exhibition

SSNAPy Saturdays Drop-in All Ages Art Making Workshops
Saturdays September 23, 30, October 7, 14
11:00am - 3:00pm I Mahon Hall
Drop in to explore with mediums & art related to the SSNAP exhibit in our annex art room. All ages.

SSNAP Parallel Art Show (PAS)
Fri. September 29 - Sun. October 22
10:00am - 5:00pm I ArtSpring Galleries
PAS opening reception
Sat. September 30
6:00pm - 8:00pm I ArtSpring Galleries
Featuring local Salt Spring Island artists

Young At Art
Fri. September 29 - Tues. October 31
Daily 10:00am - 5:00pm I ArtSpring Lobby
An exhibition of work from Salt Spring Children and Youth

SSNAP Panel Event
Sat. October 14
7:30pm I ArtSpring Theatre
The Creative Mind: Creativity In The Arts & Sciences, with three panellists from the world of arts and science - Atom Egoyan (director), Arthur B McDonald (2015 Nobel Prize in Physics), Meaghan Ogilvie (photographer)
Tickets $25 at http://tinyurl.com/SSNAP2017TheCreativeMind

Film screening “Maudie" (dir. Aisling Walsh, 2016)
Wed. October 18
7:30pm I ArtSpring Theatre
Based on the true story of Nova Scotia folk painter Maud Lewis, with Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawke (a Salt Spring Film Festival screening)

SSNAP Awards Night & Closing Gala
Sat. October 21
6:00pm I Mahon Hall
Presentation of eight awards and the SSNAP 2017 closing celebration

Stay tuned also for the calendar of finalist artist talks taking place throughout the exhibition. Artist talks are free with admission.

For more detailed information please visit our events page found at http://saltspringartprize.ca/category/events/

Join our events page for updates!
http://tinyurl.com/SSSNAP2017Events
Presented by: The Salt Spring National Art Prize, The Salt Spring Art Council

Thursday Sep. 21st

Opening: Thursday, September 21st at 7pm

The Final Frontier: Colton Hash @ the fifty fifty arts collective Sep 21 2017

Show Runs: Thursday Sep. 21st until Sun. October 8th

Friday Sep. 22nd

The Salt Spring National Art Prize Calendar of Events @ Various Venues on Salt Spring Island Sep 22 2017

@  Various Venues on Salt Spring Island Salt Spring Island BC
Show Runs: Friday Sep. 22nd until Sun. October 22nd

Friday Sep. 22nd

Reflections of Shakespeare @ Metropolis Photo Gallery 102 - 864 Pembroke St Sep 22 2017

@  Metropolis Photo Gallery 102 - 864 Pembroke St
Show Runs: Friday Sep. 22nd until Sun. September 24th

Saturday Sep. 23rd

An Exhibition of New Paintings: Robert Savignac @ West End Gallery Sep 23 2017

Show Runs: Saturday Sep. 23rd until Thu. October 5th

Saturday Oct. 7th

An Exhibition of New Paintings: Joanne Gauthier @ West End Gallery Oct 7 2017

Show Runs: Saturday Oct. 7th until Thu. October 19th

Friday Oct. 13th

Opening: Friday, October 13th at 7pm

matters of duration: Kemi Craig @ the fifty fifty arts collective Oct 13 2017

Show Runs: Friday Oct. 13th until Sun. November 5th

Saturday Oct. 21st

Colours of Canada: Rod Charlesworth @ West End Gallery Oct 21 2017

Show Runs: Saturday Oct. 21st until Thu. November 2nd

Saturday Nov. 18th

An Exhibition of New Paintings: Steven Armstrong @ West End Gallery Nov 18 2017

Show Runs: Saturday Nov. 18th until Thu. November 30th