Art Exhibition/Celebration for Canada's 150th Anniversary
Start date: 1 July, 2017
End date: 31 July, 2017
150 Artists, 150 Artworks, 150 Years of Nova Scotia
In honour of Canada’s sesquicentennial, Winding River Art Gallery, Stewiacke, NS is planning a large scale juried exhibition and sale for the summer of 2017. Nova Scotia is the home of many talented visual artists and we want to celebrate them, their craft, and this great province. Take advantage of this rare opportunity to display your artworks in a one month summer exhibition. Many prizes to be won. Minimum $500 Prize to “Best in Show”, plus many other prizes and honourable mentions. We are looking for established or emerging artists to submit one or two pieces of art for exhibition and sale. Artwork must be original and using the theme “Landscapes and Cityscapes: the Natural and Manmade”. You must register your “intention only” to submit to this exhibition as soon as possible to windingrivergallerycoopgmail.com, nstf .ca or by calling the gallery at 902-639-1646 or Virginia at 902-861-1937. All other details including payment date can be found on the Winding River Art Gallery website at windingriverartgallery.com.
Nature of the Project Reach
The nature of the project is to reach as many communities as possible in Nova Scotia to enjoy Canada's 150th Anniversary by participating in this multicultural event beginning on July 1st, 2017.
The goal is to have 150 artists do 150 paintings with the theme Landscapes/Cityscapes; the Natural and or Manmade using Nova Scotia as their background. It is also intended to present a multicultural event on opening day to celebrate singers, dancers, choral groups and foods representing various countries of people who reside in Nova Scotia.