Boyd selected to create public art

James Boyd selected to create public art for Fredericton Botanic Garden. The City of Fredericton announced artist James Boyd of Hampton has been selected to create a sculpture for the Fredericton Botanic Garden. The jury of three decided on his proposal called ‘Rhodo’ in reference to the Rhododendron garden, one of the main attractions of[…]

Special Project Funding 2014

The Sheila Hugh Mackay Foundation Special Project Funding 2014. Each year, the Sheila Hugh Mackay Foundation provides one grant cycle to assist in the promotion and development of visual arts within the province of New Brunswick. Phase 1: Concept Letters The Board of Directors invites concept letters outlining a proposal for funding between $2000 and[…]

Special Projects 2012 announced

The Sheila Hugh Mackay Foundation is pleased to announce two special projects grants as part of its 25th Anniversary Celebrations. Institutions selected this year for Special Project Funding are Sackville’s Owens Art Gallery and Saint John Arts Centre. Applications for these grants were juried by a committee of the Board of Directors with the additions[…]

2011 Special Project Grants Recipients

The Board of Directors is delighted to announce $70.000 Special Project Grant Funding in response to 2011 community requests. Congratulations to the following worthy recipients: $50,000 The Re-Creation of the Fred Ross 1948 War Memorial Mural The Sheila Hugh Mackay Foundation is proud to act as the major funder for the re-creation of a 20’[…]