D’Arcy Wilson
July 24, 2016 - August 27, 2016

D’Arcy Wilson is an interdisciplinary artist whose work considers the relationship between Western Culture and the wilderness, addressing themes of vulnerability, alienation, and isolation. At Struts & Faucet, D’Arcy will be producing the final stage of her project The Memorialist, which unearths the story of North America’s first zoo since the Mayan Empire. Opening in…

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Sackville Special Mail Exchange – Laura Watson
July 25 – July 29, 2016 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Artist Project Monday July 25 – Friday July 29 10:00am – 1:00pm daily Struts Gallery & Faucet Media Arts Centre, 7 Lorne Street Laura Watson will be sending out parcels of drawings, zines, posters, paper dolls and other treasures to the Sackville area during the festival. To receive one of these parcels in the mail,…

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Passage – José Luis Torres
July 25 - 31, 2016

Artist Project Ongoing Monday July 25 – Sunday July 31 Alley between Downtown Digital & Jean Coutu, 87 Main Street “Some of the places where I grew up were built, modified and improved through mutations, inertia and contradictions. The materials and technical means used are almost all invented and are determined by the immediate environment,…

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Improv Concert
July 29, 2016 - 4:00pm

Concert
4:00pm
Friday July 29
St. Paul’s Anglican Church, 125 Main Street

A group of musicians from the region will get together under the direction of composer-in-residence André Cormier for a free improvisation session. Expect the unexpected!

Buschbabies – Andrea Thorne & Will Vandermeulen
July 29, 2016 - 1:00 - 6:00pm

Video Installation 1:00pm – 6:00pm Friday July 29 Royal Canadian Legion, 15 Lorne Street In the video for JOYFULTALK’s ‘Buschbabies’, a glittering figure emerges from the Bay of Fundy searching the wilderness for an elusive spiritual entity as time stretches and slows and perception and memory intertwine. Andrea Thorne works as a nanny and studies…

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G.L.A.M. Bats + SAPPY KARAOKE
July 30th 2016, 11:59 PM

11:59pm Saturday July 30 Struts Gallery & Faucet Media Arts Centre, 7 Lorne Street Head to Struts & Faucet late Saturday night. G.L.A.M. Bats will perform their must-see lounge comedy act before the always much-anticipated Sappy Karaoke. Everything gets started at midnight, sharp! Presented in collaboration with SappyFest. G.L.A.M. Bats is a lounge comedy act…

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Liss Platt
September 19, 2016 - October 23, 2016

Liss Platt is a media artist whose recent photo-based and film work promotes deep observation of quotidian spaces and objects as a form of portraiture and self-portraiture. While in residence, Liss will be working on an experimental film using optical printing and hand processing techniques. Titled familiar/film•aria, the piece is, in the first instance, about…

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A Handmade Assembly
October 19, 2016 - October 22, 2016

Organized collaboratively by the Owens Art Gallery and Struts Gallery & Faucet Media Arts Centre with the participation of Mount Allison University’s Fine Arts Department and Thunder & Lightning Ideas Ltd, A Handmade Assembly invites artists, curators and others from the region and away to lead discussions, facilitate workshops, initiate projects, open exhibitions, and share…

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Myriam Jacob-Allard
November 5, 2016 - December 8, 2016

Myriam Jacob-Allard is from Abitibi-Témiscamingue, she lives and works in Montreal. She received a master’s degree in Fine Arts and Media Arts from the Université du Québec à Montreal (2014) and a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts from Concordia University (2009). She has an interdisciplinary approach and works primarily with performance, video, craft and installation.…

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Marco D’Andrea
June 25, 2017 - July 29, 2017

Born in Ontario, Canada, D’Andrea grew up in the small town of Sharon. In this semi-rural community the legacy of the 1970s – long hair, big cars, loud stereo systems and hard rock on vinyl – still had influence. Sound had weight and dimension; D’Andrea has strong memories of lying on the floor listening to…

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