Year: 2018

Eastern Edge Honoured to receive the Mary MacDonald Award

Winners announced for the 2018 Excellence in Visual Arts Awards

On Friday June 1st, 2018, Eastern Edge was honoured to receive The Mary MacDonald Award, Vanl-Carfac Visual Artists Newfoundland and Labrador EVA awards. This award thanks an individual or organization whose efforts have helped to sustain and build the visual arts sector. On the night I was too moved to speak and Daniel stepped in. So I would… Read More


KAY BURNS: Inquiry into the Shape of the Earth

June 8th - July 7th, 2018

  Inquiry into the Shape of the Earth by Kay Burns Video, 2018 On loop in Eastern Edge Gallery from June 8th – July 7th, 2018   For the month of February 2017, I participated in the North West River Artist Residency at the Labrador Research Station. During the residency I created a performative experiment… Read More


ETHAN MURPHY: Where the Light Shines First

Where the Light Shines First is a photographic accumulation of the artist’s previous and current relationship to Newfoundland’s rural environment. Murphy grew up in St.John’s and moved to Toronto, Ontario to study photography at Ryerson University. As a young person Murphy felt the limitations of living in a remote area and was eager to leave… Read More


Artists in Residence: Sarah Joy Stoker and Omar Badrin

June 11th - 17th, 2018

Sarah Joy Stoker and Omar Badrin will be here at Eastern Edge Gallery from June 11th – 17th completing an artist residency. The week will be a research-based process of exploration and creation open to the public for ongoing viewing, culminating in a public viewing and performance on June 16th. Public Performance Saturday, June 16th… Read More