Wednesday JUNE 28, 7:30pm ~ Artist Talk with Judith Appleton
Thursday JUNE 29 from 1:30 to 3pm ~ Cut & Paste Fun, a workshop with Judith Appleton. REGISTER NOW…http://hmsnonesuch.com/cut-paste-fun/
Who am I?
A hard worker. A traveller, yet a rooted person who longs for home after a while. A perfectionist with a great deal of respect for tools and work. Previous incarnations include citrus farmer, working in publishing, documentary photographer, clerk, translator, art teacher, data input worker, book salesperson, copywriter, and more.
I am an American born and trained artist who transferred my life to Israel, where I live but will always be an “immigrant.” I love to travel and interact with people and new landscapes, capturing the light and the feeling of a place, in paint, charcoal, and photographs. When a landscape becomes too familiar, I seek a new place to explore, trying to keep my vision fresh.
I mostly paint outside or draw models. Over the past two years I have been attempting to combine the two Continue reading
Winner of NAOPA’s 2016 Main & Station Award Carlos Gomez is a Colombian artist who resides in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. He is a member of the Nova Scotia Printmakers and works primarily in printmaking, drawing and painting. His work is influenced by the vanguards of the European modern art movement as well as the pre-hispanic artwork of Latin America.
He will be at Main & Station for a 2-week art residency in May 2017.
You can meet Carlos at his Artist’s Talk on Wednesday 10 May at 7:30pm ~ the talk will be held at Main & Station.
You can learn from Carlos by signing up for one or both of his Experimental Drawing Workshops on Saturdays May 13 & May 20 from 1pm- 4pm See here for more details and how to register http://hmsnonesuch.com/experimental-drawing-1-2/
Her collages, paintings and drawings have been exhibited throughout The Netherlands, including in Het Gemeentemuseum in The Hague. In 2014 her collages were published in the artbook “Thawt”, a international collaboration of collage artists. In 2016 Helene won the Nonesuch Art of Paper Best Work Award and is currently in Parrsboro, Canada as a Nonesuch Artist in Residence. Continue reading
Main & Station is pleased to announce the 2nd edition of the international NONESUCH ART OF PAPER AWARDS.
- The Nonesuch Best Work Award
- L’Usine de Papier Award
- The Main & Station Award
- The Griffintown Award
- The Wellington Church Awards
For the first edition 230 entries were received from 17 different countries, including Argentina, Australia, Estonia, France, Italy, Israel, Japan, Spain, and the United States of America. Over 35 submissions came from artists living in the Maritime Provinces and over 55 from the island of Montreal.
The NONESUCH ART OF PAPER AWARDS were created and funded by artists and supporters of the arts. Main & Station Nonesuch Kickshaws is a privately funded endeavour based in Parrsboro, Nova Scotia and Montreal, Canada that promotes the arts and humanities.
Main & Station est heureux d’annoncer la deuxième édition des prix d’excellence NONESUCH pour les arts PAPIER.
Leap Second Festival 2016-2017 Saturday New Year’s Eve Dec 31 2016 23:59:60 and lasts one second until Jan 1 2017 00:00:00 (UTC).
Main & Station Nonesuch is proud to be hosting several artists for the 2016 Leap Second Festival. For the list of artists our Past and Present Artists Page…http://hmsnonesuch.com/artists-past-present/ or visit our Leap Second Residencies page for more detailed information about the participating artists and their projects… http://hmsnonesuch.com/2016-nonesuch-leap-second-residencies/
“A leap second is an extra second between :59 and :00 that is left invisible on our watches and most computer systems. It’s usually faked using one of three glitchy processes – repeat, freeze, smear – to correctly adjust clock-time to the rotation of the earth. For us it means an opportunity to intervene in the flow of time creating a virtual synapse for new connections.” For more information about the Festival…http://leapsecond.online
October 2016_ In Kolaj magazine…http://kolajmagazine.com/content/content/collage-exhibitions/2016-nonesuch-art-on-paper-awards-finalists-exhibition/
September 2016_Amherst News Citizen Record… http://www.cumberlandnewsnow.com/News/Local/2016-09-06/article-4633684/Art-on-Paper-Awards-draws-huge-response/1
April 2016_The Canadian Jewish News… http://www.cjnews.com/culture/arts/awards-recognize-artists-that-work-on-or-with-paper
February 2016_Cumberland News Now… http://www.cumberlandnewsnow.com/News/Local/2016-02-16/article-4437900/Art-on-Paper-awards-wide-open-to-submissions/1