Tag: Festival

DEADLINE FRIDAY | HOLD FAST 2016 Call for Submissions

HOLD FAST 2016 Call for Submissions HOLD FAST Contemporary Arts Festival August 18-21 2016 St. John’s, NL Deadline for submissions: APRIL 1st 2016 (midnight) Eastern Edge Gallery seeks local, national, and international artists to present their work as part of HOLD FAST Contemporary Arts Festival. Each festival artist will give an artist talk, share skills… Read More


Aug. 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 (previously… Read More

The Art Marathon Festival: Carnival

Aug. 13 – 17, 2014

Art Marathon Festival: Carnival AUG 13-17 2014 SCHEDULE BELOW – For full details, visit www.artmarathonfestival.com! Five days of contemporary art, workshops, performances, talks, music, and 24hrs of live art-making with over 100 local, national and international artists. Read the essay by Gloria Hickey. Facebook event here

The Art Marathon Festival: Dreamworlds

Aug. 15 – 18, 2013

The Art Marathon Festival is a celebration of contemporary artistic practice held each August in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. Local, national and international artists come together to present unique performances of their work, share skills in public workshops, take part in provoking discussions and participate in a 24-hour marathon of live art making. The… Read More

The Art Marathon Festival 2012

Aug. 18 – 26, 2012

Welcome to the 13th annual Art Marathon Festival! It’s lucky number 13, thanks to the support of our fabulous artists, art lovers,community leaders, local businesses and managers, musicians, hard-working volunteers, and all the individuals who have attended the festival in the past. This year we are pleased to feature several provincial, national and international artists,… Read More