2019/20 Salt Spring National Art Prize Closing Gala and Awards Night

Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 6:00pm

Join us for the SSNAP Awards Night & Closing Gala
Saturday October 19
6:00pm – 10:00pm I Mahon Hall I
Tickets online or at the door $15
Presentation of nine awards totalling $38,000 and the 2019/20 SSNAP closing celebration!
Artists were chosen from across Canada by an independent jury. All artist submissions were anonymous to the jury.
52 finalists were selected by an independent jury of three from across Canada to participate in the Finalists’ Exhibition on Salt Spring Island.
The exhibition will be open daily from Saturday September 21 through Monday October 21, 2019. All finalists will be featured with their entries in a professional exhibition catalogue. All finalists’ works will be available for purchase during the exhibition.
Finalists may be selected to win one of nine awards, six selected by jurors and three selected by public vote. The award winners will be announced at the Gala Awards Night on Saturday October 19, 2019.
This exciting endeavour is an initiative of the Salt Spring Arts Council, which represents the arts for Salt Spring Island, British Columbia, known as one of Canada’s premier arts communities.
Stayed tuned for the multitude of speakers, shows and events in tandem with our nation’s preeminent and contemporary art exhibition!
www.saltspringartprize.ca
SSNAP Awards Totalling $38,000
SALT SPRING PRIZE – THE JOAN McCONNELL AWARD
+ RESIDENCY FOR OUTSTANDING WORK
$20,000 ($15,000 and a $5,000 Salt Spring Island artist residency)
JURORS’ CHOICE AWARDS
three awards of $3,000 selected by each juror
PEOPLE’S CHOICE – ROSEMARIA BEHNCKE AWARDS
three awards determined by a vote of visitors to the exhibition –
1st prize – $3,000, 2nd prize – $2,000, 3rd prize – $1,000
SALT SPRING ARTISTS AWARD
for outstanding work by a Salt Spring Artist – $2,000
SALT SPRING ISLAND PAINTERS GUILD AWARD
for outstanding two dimensional painted artwork – $1,000
SSNAP 2019/20 Exhibition runs September 21 to October 21, 2019 on Salt Spring Island. Stayed tuned for the multitude of speakers, shows and events in tandem with our nation’s preeminent and contemporary art exhibition!
www.saltspringartprize.ca
#followtheart #artist #canadianart #artprize
Tickets: https://ssartscouncil.com/product/ssnap19-gala-awards/.

Contact: 
Salt Spring National Art Prize
Event Cost: 
$15
Contact Phone: 
2509311141