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PAINTS Artist Application Deadline

PAINTS (Professional Artists In The Schools) is a program of Visual Arts Nova Scotia that helps schools bring professional visual artists into their classrooms. There are more than 60 artists that are part of PAINTS living and working in every part of Nova Scotia. Projects can range from 3 hours to 12 hours, and can involve artists working in every imaginable discipline. Continue reading

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PAINTS Artist Application Deadline

PAINTS (Professional Artists In The Schools) is a program of Visual Arts Nova Scotia that helps schools bring professional visual artists into their classrooms. There are more than 60 artists that are part of PAINTS living and working in every part of Nova Scotia. Projects can range from 3 hours to 12 hours, and can involve artists working in every imaginable discipline. Continue reading

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VANS in Residence

VANS is excited to announce the artists who have been chosen for the three VANS In Residence initiatives this spring. We have both rural and urban residencies in HRM this year, involving fantastic partners. Each artist will spend their time … Continue reading

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Sara Roth – Artist Profile

Sara Roth is a multidisciplinary artist, whose work bridges illustration, installation and sculpture. She holds a BFA from NSCAD University and a Diploma in Fine Craft from the New Brunswick College of Craft and Design. She previously worked as part … Continue reading

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PAINTS Artist Application Deadline

PAINTS (Professional Artists In The Schools) is a program of Visual Arts Nova Scotia that helps schools bring professional visual artists into their classrooms. There are more than 60 artists that are part of PAINTS living and working in every part of Nova Scotia. Projects can range from 3 hours to 12 hours, and can involve artists working in every imaginable discipline. Continue reading

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Marla Benton – Artist Profile

Marla Benton earned her education through the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University, the Ontario College of Art and Design and Nipissing University. From growing up in a small town, traveling to 41 different countries, building a home … Continue reading

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Kyle Jackson – Artist Profile

In 1975, Kyle Jackson stood across the table from Andy Warhol and handed him a soup can. While the famous artist used a black sharpie and signed the can of Campbell’s tomato soup, Kyle decided the life of the artist was the life for him. Continue reading

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PAINTS Artist Application Deadline

PAINTS (Professional Artists In The Schools) is a program of Visual Arts Nova Scotia that helps schools bring professional visual artists into their classrooms. There are more than 60 artists that are part of PAINTS living and working in every part of Nova Scotia. Projects can range from 3 hours to 12 hours, and can involve artists working in every imaginable discipline. Continue reading

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PAINTS Artist Application Deadline

PAINTS (Professional Artists In The Schools) is a program of Visual Arts Nova Scotia that helps schools bring professional visual artists into their classrooms. There are more than 60 artists that are part of PAINTS living and working in every part of Nova Scotia. Projects can range from 3 hours to 12 hours, and can involve artists working in every imaginable discipline. Continue reading

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Suzanne Gauthier was born in Lorette Manitoba and studied and taught at the University of Manitoba (BFA Honours 1969). In 1989 she relocated to Halifax to teach full time at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. Her work is based in drawing, printmaking and collage, and has recently been engaged in photographs of moving water. See her studio exhibition Acquainted with Light, October 16-31, as part of Photopolis. Continue reading

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Janet Larkman – April Featured Artist

While I prefer not to be limited by media or genre, I mostly work as a painter with a 3-D sensibility, incorporating materials such as metal, stone, glass, wood and clay. I have always done installation art and often use paintings as elements of installation. Continue reading

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PAINTS Artist Application Deadline

PAINTS (Professional Artists In The Schools) is a program of Visual Arts Nova Scotia that helps schools bring professional visual artists into their classrooms. There are more than 60 artists that are part of PAINTS living and working in every part of Nova Scotia. Projects can range from 3 hours to 12 hours, and can involve artists working in every imaginable discipline. Continue reading

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VANS in Residence at the Woodlawn Library

Visual Arts Nova Scotia is pleased to announce a new VANS in Residence project. In partnership with The Woodlawn Public Library and with the support of the 2013 HRM Artist in Residence Initiative, this residency of a PAINTS artist will take place in March 2014. Continue reading

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April 2013 Featured Artist – Pat Loucks

Inspiration for my work usually comes from my observation of seasonal changes in the natural environment or the effects of human intervention in the landscape. Continue reading

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