Carla Garnet

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June 2020

Gay Gardens

2020-06-26T19:56:13+00:00

Can a garden be gay ? Can a flower be lesbian ? Can a tree be LGBTQ2IPA ? Gay Gardens is inspired by Carl Linnaeus, a Swedish scientist, who published Systema Naturae in 1735. The book describes his method of naming and classifying plants based on their sexual organs and sexual actions. Society was shocked [...]

Gay Gardens 2020-06-26T19:56:13+00:00

February 2020

You Are Here

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On View: March 5 to April 3, 2020 Opening Reception: Thursday March 5, 6 to 8 pm Curatorial Walkabout: Thursday March 19, 3 to 5 pm Artist Panel: Dates TBA Curators: Lisa Jefferies, Jordan Fee, Mary Wallace and Joanna Wreakes Juror:  Matthew Brower Exhibiting Artists: Alexa Hinves, Ana Sasic, Bhen Alan, Caitlin Clifford, Carol Lynn Gilchrist, [...]

You Are Here 2020-06-26T16:55:25+00:00

January 2020

DRAWING 2020

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ON VIEW Thursday, February 6 to Friday, February 28, 2020. OPENING RECEPTION February 6, from 6:00 – 8:00 pm JUROR Paul Petro ABOUT THE EXHIBITION This year we are celebrating the 21st edition of this annual juried exhibition showcasing drawings by contemporary Canadian artists. For this exhibition, a drawing is defined as an art form [...]

DRAWING 2020 2020-06-26T21:14:23+00:00

Pop Up Print Sale

2020-06-26T21:19:56+00:00

Two Weeks Only. Sale runs January 15 to 31, 2020. Prints, Illustrators and Social Commentary: A Sale of Donated Prints With the invention of print media, artists began using ink on paper to create single prints and portfolios of prints to address aesthetic, political, cultural and technological issues. For illustrators, prints and portfolios occupy the [...]

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You Are Here: Call for Entry

2020-04-17T05:15:10+00:00

You Are Here is a call to submissions exhibition opening in March 2020, and we encourage artists from all backgrounds to submit their work. The fee is $25 per piece; artists are permitted to submit up to three artworks. The idea behind “You Are Here” is to inspire contemporary artworks related to mapping of both [...]

You Are Here: Call for Entry 2020-04-17T05:15:10+00:00

DRAWING 2020: CALL FOR ENRTY

2020-04-17T05:15:10+00:00

This year we are celebrating the 21st edition of this annual juried exhibition showcasing drawings by contemporary Canadian artists. For this exhibition, a drawing is defined as an art form used to either to create a finished work of art or draft ideas that are further developed in other media. This broad definition is intended [...]

DRAWING 2020: CALL FOR ENRTY 2020-04-17T05:15:10+00:00

November 2019

30th Annual Mistletoe Magic

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The John B. Aird Gallery (the ‘Aird’) is pleased to announce the details of its annual fundraising gala Mistletoe Magic which will take place on Thursday, December 12, from 6 - 9 p.m. This highly anticipated event brings together over 150 works of art from more than 100 contemporary artists across the province. On View: [...]

30th Annual Mistletoe Magic 2020-04-17T05:15:10+00:00

October 2019

2019 Mistletoe Magic Call for Entry

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Full details and entry form available on the Submissions page SUBMIT YOUR ENTRY ONLINE: ENTRY DEADLINE: Sunday, November 24, 2019 Please include the following: Completed Entry Form One-page Biography or Artist’s Statement 300 DPI JPG digital image/s of your artwork/s. Please name the file/s as follows:       Surname_TITLE_Dimension (inches).jpg • (e.g. Reyes_OCEAN_18x20.jpg)   You may [...]

2019 Mistletoe Magic Call for Entry 2020-04-17T05:15:10+00:00

PRINT 2019

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On View:  Thursday November 7 to Friday November 29, 2019 Opening Reception: Thursday November 7, 6 to 8 pm Selected Artists: Margarita Barrientos-Macdonald, Diana Bennett, Ioana Bertrand, Kim Brett, Craig Briar, Susan Cartwright, Christian Chapman, Janet Christie, Susanne Clark, Iain Downie, Peter Dušek, Agata Dworzak-Subocz, Yesmin Farhana, Susan Farquhar, Laurence Finet, Elena Gorlenko, Jen Hamilton, Robert Hinchley, [...]

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PAINT 2019

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On View: October 10 to November 1, 2019 Opening Reception: Thursday October 10, 6 to 8 pm Juror/Curator: Christopher Cutts Artists: John Abrams, Peter Adams, Ebrin Bagheri, Kristy Blackwell, Jamie Bradbury, Maggie Broda, Chelsea Robert, David Chinyama, Anne-Marie Cosgrove, Andrew Cripps, Cherie Daly, Cheryl Daniells, Teri Donovan, C Ghirardo, Mark Gleberzon, Anita Granger, Peter Hastings, Janet Hendershot, Jennifer Hinrichs, Elva Hook, [...]

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