BUZZon.com
Submit Event

From the Noticeboard

Charlottetown Fix it Fair

The City of Charlottetown will host a Fix It Fair in March to connect Charlottetown residents with c [ ... ]

Montague Food Bank fundraiser

Copper Bottom Brewing to host With reports of there being a shortage of food items at The Southern  [ ... ]

Confederation Centre Art Gallery

Norma Jean MacLean’s Accumulated, Positioned, Reflected to April 28; Wish You Were Here: W.S. Louson’s Picture Postcards of Prince Edward Island, photographs by William Steele Louson, curated by Harry Holman, runs to April 21; Motion, a visual anthology of work by 11 Quebec artists, organized and circulated by Galerie de I’UQAM and curated by La Fabrique d’exposition, and a collection of Montreal curators (Julie Belisle, Louise Dery and Audrey Genois) is on view; “The Dreams of What Canada Should Be” dreamcatcher is in Memorial Hall; Tuesday–Saturday 11 am–5 pm, Sunday 1–5 pm to May 20. www.confederationcentre.com. Confederation Centre, 145 Richmond St, Charlottetown. 902-628-6142

Cornwall Library Art Gallery 

Artwork [detail] by Brian LandryBrian Landry’s acrylic exhibit, Brush Strokes: the blending of light, colour and form to February 16. The opening celebration for the Gratitude group exhibit is February 20 at 7 pm. This is the 100th show put on in the gallery and will run to March 30. Contact Library for info on displaying in the gallery. Tuesday 1–8:30 pm, Wednesday 1–5:30 pm, 6:00–8:30 pm, Thursday–Saturday 9:30 am–12:30 pm, 1–5:30 pm. Cornwall Town Hall, off TCH, Cornwall. 902-629-8415

Details Past & Present

Gallery: Ron Arvidson, P. John Burden, Holly Caldwell, Canoe Cove Glass, Kevin Cook, Grace Curtis, Katharine Dagg, Wendell Dennis, David Garcia Jimenez, Jamie Germaine, Elaine Harrison, Jessica Hutchinson Pottery, Island Stoneware, Sandi Komst, Heather M. Larter, Wendy Manning, Monica Macdonald, Heather Millar, Connie O’Brien, PEI Smoke Fired Pottery, Pottery by the Sea, Dr. Paul A. Price, Arlene Rice, Susana Rutherford, Ben F. Stahl, Richard Vickerson. Maritime artists: Bronwyn Arundel Pottery, Mark Brennan, Kate Brown Georgallis, Gale Colpitts-Abbey, Doretta Groenendyk, Michael Khoury, Kiln Art Glass, Peter Kinsella, Mary Jane Lundy, Shelley Mitchell, Susan Paterson, Susan Robertson Pottery, Bill Rogers, Kath & Robert Rutherford, Anna Syperek. National/international: Ayala Bar Jewelry, John Bowdren, Anne Marie Chagnon Jewelry, Four Seasons Jewelry, Hanson & Kastles Glass, Robert Held Glass, Victoria Kovaleva, Rebecca Krupke, Eleanor Lowden, Carol Malcolm, Colin Page, Faye Rogers, Jean-Claude Roy, Dianna Shyne, Soapstone Carvings, Arte Vargas Glass, Holly Yashi Jewelry. Designer jewelry, art, glass, pottery. www.detailsfineart.com. 166 Richmond St, Charlottetown. 902-892-2233

Ellen’s Creek Gallery

Opening on Sunday, February 18 at 2:30 pm is an exhibit of new works by Henry Purdy C.M., RCA called 60/80celebrating his 60 years working as an artist during the 80 years of his life. Other gallery artists include Sylvia Ridgway, Maurice Bernard, Lindsay Walker, Pam Ling, Marie McMahon-Young, Lionel Stevensen, P. John Burden, John Cox, David Garcia Jimenez, Daphne Irving RCA, Ambika Gail Rutherford, Greg Garand, Jim Steadman, Louise Mould, Scott O’Neal, Ray Doiron, Julia Purcell, Karl McKeeman, Kim Jabbour, Betty Jenkins, Linda Shaw Packard, Adam Sultan, Kim Naumann, Terry Dunton Stevensen, Anne MacKay and Wayne Barrett. Monday–Friday 9–5, Saturday 9–4 year round. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. 525 North River Rd, Charlottetown. 902-368-3494

Eptek Art & Culture Centre

Lyndsey [detail] by Bernadette KernaghanBernadette Kernaghan’s exhibition Portraits in Oil: New Friends and Neighbours on view to February 23. The paintings construct a panorama of the diverse individuals Kernaghan has come into contact with since her move to PEI in 2014. Several of the portraits reflect the influence of the past, while others reference an inner aspect of the individual. Up next will be The Best of Red Sands Photography Club, opening March 4 at 2 pm. The on-site gift shop carries only Island art and craft, and books on local themes. Don’t miss the permanent exhibition on the history and architecture of Summerside, too. Eptek is a site of the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation Tuesday–Friday 10 am–4 pm, Sunday 12–4 pm. FB EptekCentre; www.peimuseum.com. 130 Heather Moyse Dr, Summerside. 902-888-8373

Gallery on the Bay, Hamilton

Artist Patricia Moore will exhibit a collection of paintings entitled Standing in the Water of Memory, works from 2014-2017, at Gallery on the Bay in Hamilton, ON. The exhibition opens February 16 and runs to March 11. Opening reception takes place February 16 from 7 to 10 pm. The gallery is located at 231 Bay Street north, Hamilton.

Gallery @ The Guild

Tue–Sat 12–5 pm. www.theguildpei.com. Queen & Richmond, Charlottetown. 902-620-3333

Hot Shots Lounge

Swan Song, artwork by Karl MacKeeman and Nan Ferrier will be on view for the month of February (902-367-0326, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.). 101 Longworth Ave, Charlottetown. 902-892-0817

MacNaught History Centre and Archives

A Few Favourite Things, work by Vivian Aho currently on view. Genealogical resources on site. Tuesday–Saturday 10 am–4 pm. 75 Spring St, Summerside. 902-432-1332

Morell Library

Works by local artists displayed on a monthly basis. To exhibit work contact the Library. 89 Red Head Rd, Morell. 902-961-3389

PEI Crafts Council Gallery

Gallery of the PEI Crafts Council. Island artists, artisans. 138 Great George St, 2nd Fl above Beanz. Charlottetown. 902-892-5152

PEI Regiment Museum

On display is PEI’s Footsteps in the Great War, a history of the Regiment and PEI during WWI. Monday–Friday 9 am–4 pm, Thursday 7–9 pm. 3 Haviland St, Charlottetown.

The Wall Portrait Gallery

Dissonance is a collaborative exhibition mounted by Julianna Wigmore and Norah Pendergast, in conjunction with this town is small. There will be an artist talk February 15. Show runs through March. Dawson Lounge, 5th floor, Main Building, UPEI, Charlottetown.

Events Calendar

February 2018
S M T W T F S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28

Some Upcoming Events

Jamborees

Dunromin Band hosts monthly bluegrass at Linkletter Centre February 22 & March 22
Linkletter Com [ ... ]

The 60/80 show

Henry Purdy marks personal milestones with new exhibit Opening February 18
Ellen's Creek Gallery He [ ... ]

ACT presents Norm Foster's Skin Flick

April 19–21 & 26–28
Watermark Theatre ACT (a community theatre) is taking to the Watermark s [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

School Break

Profile: Nikkie Gallant by Jane Ledwell Nikkie Gallant had been out of school for ten years when s [ ... ]

PEI Book Award nominations

Island authors, editors, and book producers are encouraged to apply for a PEI Book Award before Janu [ ... ]

New leadership

Small Halls Inc. celebrates 10th anniversary  Small Halls Inc., the well-known arts organizati [ ... ]