Friday, October 18, 2019 - 12:00pm

SSNAP 2019 Noon Hour Artist Talks Series //
Featuring 2019 SSNAP Finalists
SSNAP finalists talk about their work and share some of their insights into the art world. To find more information about each artist visit their websites below.
Mahon Hall 114 Rainbow Road | 12:00pm to 1:00pm
*Free with exhibition entry / $5 single visit
September 24, 2019 @ Noon
Klehwetua Rodney Sayers of Ahswinis (Port Alberni), BC
“Traditional artwork in a contemporary world” //
September 25, 2019 @ Noon
Dennis B Del Torre Duncan, BC // Insta: @d.b.del.torre
“Swirling in the amnesia of history has defined my art”
October 1, 2019 @ Noon
Josephine Fletcher Salt Spring Island, BC //
“Create an orchestra of thrust and energy of the great forest and deep skies”
October 3, 2019 @ Noon
Murray Siple North Vancouver, BC //
“I push my limits physically to find environments that inspire my image making.”
October 4, 2019 @ Noon
David Ellingsen Victoria, BC //
“Living within the sphere of advocacy and activism.”
October 8, 2019 @ Noon
Jennifer Brant Vancouver, BC //
“I am drawing on ideas of epigenetics and intergenerational trauma.”
October 9, 2019 @ Noon
Dorian Melton Duncan, BC //
“I seek the inner, hidden beauty in naturally occurring textures in geological formations.”
October 10, 2019 @ Noon
Marion Landry Vancouver, BC //
“The artist’s practice focuses on oil paintings that explore the concept of perception.”
October 11, 2019 @ Noon
Rhys Edwards Vancouver, BC
“Interest in the affective powers of ordinary materials, and the alchemy of their renderings.”
October 16, 2019 @ Noon
Christi York Duncan, BC //
“Using weaving techniques to explore themes within the cycle of death and birth.”
October 17, 2019 @ Noon
Jackie Alcock Cornerbrook, NL //
“I think of myself as driven, driven to create or go insane.”
October 18, 2019 @ Noon
Justin Sappier Island VIew, NB // Insta: @justinsappier
“The experience of woodcarving brings me closer to my roots.”

Salt Spring National Art Prize
Event Cost: 
Free with exhibition entry / $5 single visit