This exciting month-long Canada 150 project brings together works by 26 Canadian artists to
be exhibited at 24 sites around the Bonavista Peninsula
August 17 to September 17
We hope you can join us:
COMMUNITY LAUNCH: Saturday, August 19th, 1:00-3:00 p.m. at Ye Matthew Legacy, Bonavista
EXHIBITING ARTISTS: SARA ANGELUCCI OMAR B
JON BATH CATHERINE BLACKBURN MARLENE CREATES BARBARA DANIELL
MICHAEL FLAHERTY WILL GILL DOUG GUILDFORD PAM HALL JOHN HARTMAN
IRIS HÄUSSLER DIL HILDEBRAND MATTHEW HOLLETT FRANK LAPOINTE
ELIZABETH MCINTOSH STEVE PAYNE BARRY POTTLE NED PRATT
REINHARD REITZENSTEIN KELLY RICHARDSON LAURA ST.PIERRE MICHAEL SNOW
PETER VON TIESENHAUSEN SCOTT WALDEN GAYLE YOUNG
EXPLORE the land of Beothuk, Mi'kmaq and other indigenous peoples where Giovanni Caboto landed The Matthew in 1497. Biennale explorers trace the past and encounter the present through contemporary art in historic settings.
ENCOUNTER traditional and interdisciplinary art practices that reflect the diversity of social exchange and the on-going negotiation of Canadian cultural perspectives. Meet the artists and their work on Opening weekend.
ENJOY Speakers Robert Mellin, Gloria Hickey, Peggy Bulger; Workshops with Omar Badrin, Susan Wood, Gayle Young;Dance Performance by Sarah Joy Stoker, Art Film Night with Katherine Knight, Birdsong with Sara Angelucci, Music by Pamela Morgan
EDGE of the continent, tip of the iceberg, rugged coasts of unbound beauty. Join us for an adventure!
Bonavista Biennale is a project of 2 Rooms Contemporary Art Projects.
Bonavista Biennale is generously supported by Canadian Heritage, Canada Council, ArtsNL, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador and private funders that include Fishers' Loft and Bell Group.