Application Deadline for 2019 scholarship opportunities is approaching

The Sheila Hugh Mackay Foundation will be accepting applications for the Fred Ross Scholarship, Sheila Mackay Advanced Studies Scholarship, and the SHMF International Creative Residency until March 01, 2019. The $8,000 Fred Ross Scholarship is available to a graduating New Brunswick student entering post secondary studies in visual art or fine craft at a recognized[…]

Sheila Hugh Mackay International Creative Residency Application

Objectives Sheila Hugh Mackay International Creative Residency is an initiative aimed at the advancement of the careers of professional New Brunswick visual artists. Bursary funds are made available through this juried program to: Encourage artists to develop their skills by giving them access to stimulating new cultural environments Promote the exchange of artistic views and[…]

2019 Sheila Mackay Advanced Studies Scholarship Application Guideline

The Sheila Mackay Advanced Studies Scholarship is available annually to New Brunswick residents entering a recognized graduate or doctoral program in either studio based work or in academic studies in Art History, Art Education or Art Gallery and Museum Studies. A maximum of $5000 is awarded on the recommendation of an independent jury of art[…]

New CBC documentary on Strathbutler Artist Brigitte Clavette

New Brunswick artist Brigitte Clavette wasn’t born with a silver spoon in her mouth. She grew up in a family of humble means in Edmundston, New Brunswick, under the shadow of a church. As a silversmith, the irony is not lost on her that she has now spe​nt the last three or four decades working with a material that[…]

Strathbutler artist, Chiasson solo exhibition at Beaverbrook Art Gallery

Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 4:00 pm Beaverbrook Art Gallery 703 Queen Street, Fredericton, NB James C. Irving, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Beaverbrook Art Gallery, and Thomas Smart, Director/CEO, cordially invite you to attend the opening reception for the exhibitions. Herménégilde Chiasson — For 50 Years Organized by the Beaverbrook Art[…]