Coco Guzman – Los Fantasmas / The Ghosts

Sept. 4 - Oct. 24, 2015

Opening reception: Friday, September 4th at 7pm Workshop with the artist: Saturday, September 5th at 1pm Read the exhibition essay by Paulie McDermid. Facebook event here. Los Fantasmas / The Ghosts is a visual exploration of the silenced contemporary history of Spain. The fight against fascism during the Spanish war and the years of Franco’s… Read More

Call for new Gallery Director – Deadline extended to Sept. 7th

Our director, Chloe Lewis, together with her artistic collaborator Andrew Taggart, has been awarded the prestigious, year-long Canada Council for the Arts International Residency at the Künstlerhaus Bethanien in Berlin! Congratulations to Chloe and Andrew! Chloe will be leaving her post at Eastern Edge on November 15th, and we are seeking a new Gallery Director… Read More

Call for Submissions: Main Gallery

September 15, 2015

The deadline to submit proposals for the Eastern Edge Main Gallery is coming up on September 15th! Six exhibitions are programmed in the Main Gallery each year. We accept proposals from individuals, groups and collectives in all visual arts media. We are dedicated to cultural diversity in our programming and encourage applications from contemporary artists… Read More

HOLD FAST

August 13 - 16, 2015

HOLD FAST is a four-day celebration of contemporary art held each August in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. The festival is organized by Eastern Edge Gallery, the province’s first artist-run-centre. HOLD FAST is a maelstrom of creative energy. HOLD FAST is the anchor and the storm. Building on the energy of our previous festivals (formerly… Read More

Jamie Ross and Jade Yumang

June 13 – July 22, 2015

Artists Jade Yumang (Vancouver/New York) and Jamie Ross (Montreal) present a two-part exhibition exploring queer form and ancestry. Read the exhibition essay by Sholem Krishtalka. Artist talk + Opening reception: June 13th at 7pm Facebook event here About the artists: Jamie Ross is a linguist, diviner and visual artist born above a buried river. His… Read More