SSNAP 2017 Finalists’ Exhibition

Work by forty-nine outstanding Canadian artists will feature in the month-long Finalists’ Exhibition at historic Mahon Hall on Salt Spring Island. Come along to see these exciting new works, and choose your favourite to win the Peoples’ Choice Award. The Finalists’ Exhibition is open daily from September 23 to October 22, 10am-5pm. All works will be revealed to the public …

Parallel Art Show 2017

The 2017 Salt Spring National Art Prize and the Salt Spring Arts Council are proud to present the Parallel Art Show. The exhibition features the work of fifty outstanding Salt Spring Island artists who submitted their work to SSNAP 2017. Curated by Matt Steffich and Anthony Matthews, this exhibition demonstrates why Salt Spring Island is known as one of the …

Panel event 2017 – The Creative Mind: Creativity in the Arts and Sciences

Panellists from the worlds of arts and science will explore the nature of creativity, what are its essential elements, and where the creative spark comes from. How do people conceive novel and original ideas for a sculpture, a musical score or a scientific breakthrough? What is the creative process like? Is exceptional creativity “born” or can it be nurtured? Under …

SSNAPy Saturdays Drop-in Art Making Workshops

Drop in to the annex art room at Mahon Hall while you’re visiting the Finalist Exhibition. Have fun exploring or create art related to your experience of SSNAP. Saturdays September 23, 30, October 7, 14 11:00am – 3:00pm in the Mahon Hall annex. All ages welcome. Generously supported by the Salt Spring Island Foundation of Youth. Admission is included with …

Young At Art

Celebrating all ages of creativity among the Salt Spring community, an exhibition featuring work created by the island’s children and youth. Open daily, from Friday September 29-Tuesday October 31 (except October 28 and 29). 10am-5pm, ArtSpring lobby. Admission is free.