Art Ex Festival Weekend Guest Speaker: Christopher Peet
Join Art Ex Festival Corporation as they invite guest speaker and national artist Christopher Peet to talk about his career, starting from when he lived in Grand Falls, Newfoundland and learn where his career has taken him. Hear about his art and his inspirations and muses. Ask him questions about his art and career while you see his artworks on display in the Gwendolyn Cooper Art Gallery in the Gordon Pinsent Centre for the Arts. Enjoy our social and learn about this once local artist as you network with other like minded participants. Chris is very receptive to inquiries about his art and experiences and will be participating in our weekend of visual-arts workshops. This event is free and open to the public and takes place on Saturday, September 28th at 7 pm at the Gordon Pinsent Centre for the Arts. Please go to our website: www.artexnl.com or our Facebook page for more details and information on our weekend Festival of visual-arts workshops and to learn about Christopher Peet the person and artist.
This event is free.
Fri Sep 25
Sat Sep 26
Sun Sep 27
7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Art Ex Festival Corporation
Our Main Goal To create a sustainable visual-art experience within the Exploits Valley that is authentic, rooted in place, and valuable to artists and participants and the region. Our Mandate To coordinate the administration, planning, promotion, and implementation of this annual visual arts festival in the Exploits region. To provide a diverse collection of high quality art experiences that engages all levels of art appreciation and participation (beginners to professionals as well as children to seniors) To raise the local profile of arts and culture in the Exploits Valley and provide a vital networking opportunity for artists to collaborate with non-arts organizations and the public To build a broader audience for the arts in the region by promoting awareness of local talent, showcasing art and encouraging residents to take ownership of their cultural heritage To support and encourage professional development, coordinate funding or corporate sponsorship in accordance with professional fee schedules To manage volunteers and all internal and external services associated with the Art Ex Festival To provide support and delivery of services to all participants of the event To collaborate with host communities (local municipalities), provincial and national activities and associations for increased awareness and promotion of the Art Ex Festival To evaluate, review and assess outcome measures for the Art Ex Festival on an annual basis Our Mission Statement Art Ex Festival Corporation is a non-profit organization that provides education, enlightenment and experience in the arts through annual events, workshops, and partnerships. Our Vision Statement Art Ex is the premier art experience.
3 Cromer Avenue
Grand Falls-Windsor, NL
This event is wheelchair accessible.