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Year: 2016

HOLD FAST Volunteer Call


HOLD FAST NEEDS VOLUNTEERS! Want to get involved with this year’s HOLD FAST Contemporary Arts Festival? Work with our artists? Get a behind the scenes experience? Help make Newfoundland’s only contemporary arts festival amazing? Come aboard the good ship HOLD FAST. It’s easy to sign up and tell us how you want to help out,… Read More

HOLD FAST Merchandise!


HOLD FAST 2016 MERCH UNISEX TANKS $20 /// UNISEX BRIEFS $10 ENAMEL PINS $10 /// LIMITED EDITION FOXTROT OSCAR ONE PRINT $40 AVAILABLE AT EASTERN EDGE                                                                    … Read More

Magically Hip HOLD FAST fundraiser

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  HOLD FAST presents Magically Hip! A Tragically Hip-inspired party #dayfornight #nauticaldisaster #AllTheHits #Early90s Grab a friend, a new HOLD FAST shirt, a bid sheet and come and get all the details for HOLD FAST 2016! MC Arn Smith Featuring: Stand-up comedy Andie Bulman and Veronica Dymond Magically Hip Music YAASS Cunny on a Broomstick… Read More

Sound Symposium XVIII

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SOUND SYMPOSIUM XVIII July 8-16 2016 Opening reception / performance: Saturday, July 9 1-3pm Free. All welcome. VISIONS OF SOUND //installation TOM HAMILTON: City of Vorticity- electronic sound environment EASTERN EDGE GALLERY VISIONS OF SOUND //installation JUDE WEIRMEIR: Intermedia EASTERN EDGE GALLERY Tom Hamilton: City of Vorticity (2014) City of Vorticity alludes to the spinning property… Read More

HOLD FAST 2016 Art Crawl + Artists


August 20th, 8-11:30pm The Art Crawl transforms St. John’s into a city alive with art and ideas. As HOLD FAST’s premier event, featuring artist projects and Pop Up events across downtown St. John’s. Join us in an art journey that brings contemporary art practice to the alleyways, coffee shops, and galleries of St. John’s.   ABOUT THE ARTISTS… Read More