Artwork by Stephen B. MacInnis

Art Exhibits: June 2019

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Artisans on Main Montague

An artisan co-op gallery: painting, art prints, photography, art cards, sewing, quilts, cushions, pottery, jewellery, soap, hooked and braided rugs, weaving, knitting, Celtic knotting, jams, jellies, fused glass, soapstone carving, children’s books. 10 Water St, Montague. 902-361-3081

Confederation Centre Art Gallery

Summer Art Opening Gala June 22, 7 to 9 pm. Opening: Fast Forward June 1–September 1; Shuvinai Ashoona: Mapping Worlds June 8–September 15; Split Images: Truth and Fiction June 15–January 12; Philippa Jones: Perpetual June 22–October 6; Ian Funke-McKay: Sepentine Signs June 22–October 13. Also on view: In the Balance, curated by Pan Wendt, to September 21; A Documentary Impulse: 1970s Photography of Prince Edward Island work of photographers Lawrence McLagan, Lionel Stevenson, Jake Werner to June 2; Who’s Your Mother? Women Artists of P.E.I., 1964 to the present to June 2. Daily 9 am–5 pm. Confederation Centre, 145 Richmond St, Charlottetown. 902-628-6142

Fast Forward

Cornwall Library Art Gallery

Elizabeth Kirby’s exhibit, What I See Most (I Think) runs to June 21. June 25 at 7 pm is the opening celebration of Peter Ross’s exhibit Shades of Expression which runs to August 2. Contact the Library for info on displaying in the gallery. Tuesday 1–8:30 pm, Wednesday 1–5:30 pm, 6:00–8:30 pm, Thursday–Saturday 9:30 am–12:30 pm, 1–5:30 pm. FB Cornwall Public Library, PEI. Cornwall Town Hall, off TCH, Cornwall. 902-629-8415

Details Fine Art Gallery

PEI, Maritime, Canadian and international artists are represented. Daily 10 am to 6 pm. 166 Richmond St, Charlottetown. 902-892-2233

Dunes Gallery

Pottery, Canadian crafts, Island art, fine art, furniture, fashions, jewellery. Nash’s show takes place June 9 from 3–6 pm with reception at 3 pm and Fashion Show at 4 pm. 9 am–10 pm daily. 3622 Brackley Point Rd Rte 15, Brackley Beach. 902-672-2586

Ellen’s Creek Gallery

Works by Island artists  Henry Purdy C.M., RCA, Sylvia Ridgway, Maurice Bernard, Lindsay Walker, Pam Ling, Marie McMahon-Young, Lionel Stevensen, P. John Burden, John Cox, David Garcia Jimenez, Daphne Irving RCA, Ambika Gail Rutherford, Greg Garand, Jim Steadman, Louise Mould, Scott O’Neal, Ray Doiron, Julia Purcell, Karl McKeeman, Kim Jabbour, Betty Jenkins, Linda Shaw Packard, Adam Sultan, Kim Naumann, Terry Dunton Stevensen, Anne MacKay and Wayne Barrett. Monday–Friday 9–5, Saturday 9–4 year round. 525 North River Rd, Charlottetown. 902-368-3494

Eptek Art & Culture Centre

PEI Nature Inspires Craft features fine craft inspired by PEI’s natural history. It opens June 9 at 2 pm on view to October. Reggio Art Exhibit features work of a group of early learning students on June 18 at 6 pm only. Tuesday–Friday 10 am–4 pm, Sunday 12–4 pm. Eptek is a site of the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation. 130 Heather Moyse Dr, Summerside. 902-888-8373

Gallery @ The Guild

PEI Photo Club Annual Print Show, June 12–23, opens June 12, 7–9 pm. A Pilgrim’s Passage, works by Haley Lewis runs June 26 to July 7 opening June 26, 7–9 pm. Queen & Richmond, Charlottetown. 902-620-3333

The Pilgrim (detail) by Haley Lewis

PEI Crafts Council Gallery

Gallery of the PEI Crafts Council. Juried work by Island artists, artisans. 98 Water St, Charlottetown. 902-892-5152

this town is small at Receiver

Apija’tuek Epekwitk, work by Melissa Peter-Paul is on view June 4–July 12. Show includes quillwork influenced by 18th century quillwork and contemporary paintings with Mi’kmaq designs and shapes. 128 Richmond St, Charlottetown. 902-367-3436

Quillwork by Melissa Peter Paul

the small town Market Gallery

To June 20 is Social Portraits, new works by Stephen B. McInnis.  Charlottetown Farmers’ Market,100 Belvedere Ave, Charlottetown.

Lefurgey Cultural Centre

After the War, June 3–28, looks at the challenges facing returning soldiers and military personnel at the end of the Great War, and the systems and organizations put in place to ease the transition. Monday–Friday 9 am–4:30 pm. 205 Prince St, Summerside.

MacNaught History Centre and Archives

Three Oaks Senior High presents its Graduate Art Exhibit June 2–9, works by Shoshanna Bernard, LaShya McQuaid, Jenna McKay, Brittany Willis. Show opens June 4, 7–8:30 pm. Genealogy services available. Monday–Saturday, 10 am–4 pm. 75 Spring St, Summerside. 902-432-1332

Landmark Oyster House

Local Island artists and sisters, Sharon Craig and Carole Gordon, are showing their artwork (Island seascapes) in the newly renovated Landmark Oyster House located in Victoria-by-the -Sea. Drop in for a meal and view the art. Victoria. 902-658-2286

Creative Hands Art Exhibit

Creative Hands Art Exhibit takes place July 23 to 25 from 11 am to 7 pm at St Mary’s Anglican Church, 74 Summer St, Summerside. The Anglican Parish of Summerside, in conjunction with the City of Summerside’s Arts In Motion Festival, will present a variety of the creative work of Prince County’s quilters and rug hookers. 902-888-2234