CBC Prince Edward Island

Artist Development

Public Art - PEI's 2014 Sesquicentennial

PublicArtPEI2014.jpgThe PEI Council of the Arts is looking for your submissions for PEI's 2014 sesquicentennial celebrations. Karen Mair met with Darrin White, the council's executive director, to discuss opportunities and the submission process for Islanders to create public art, and the funding dollars that are available in commissions for art that will be on display across the province. You can find out more about the 2014 Public Art Program on the website 2014.peica.ca the applications are available in English and French.

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Dave Stewart - Curator of Arthole

DaveStewartArthole.jpgOver two dozen Artists have contributed to a new show at The Guild entitled "Arthole". Artist, film critic and Curator Dave Stewart spoke with Karen Mair about the genesis of the show, and what's being revealed this evening. The show is on display till the end of August.

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Atlantic Public Arts Funders Creative Residency

PEICounciloftheArts.jpgThere's a chance for Island artists to take part in a residency in a province in Atlantic Canada that's not their own. It's called the Atlantic Public Arts Funders Creative Residency and it's supported by Arts organizations in the four provinces. The deadline is approaching. To find out more about this opportunity we've got Darren White here He's the executive director of the PEI Council of the Arts.

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