Upcoming Shows/ Submissions

 EVENTS AND SHOWS:
OPENING THIS FRIDAY, September 19th, 7-9pm
New shows by Mary Garoutte and Caitlin McGuire
All Welcome!

SEPTEMBER
UPPER GALLERY:

Something Red: New Work by Mary Garoutte
Opening Reception September 19th 7-9pm. Show continues until October 11th.

Red Bicycle; Young Street

LOWER GALLERY:
Port City: New Work by emerging artist Caitlin McGuire 
Opening Reception September 19th 7-9pm. Show continues until October 11th.





This event was a smashing success!  If you are interested in attending the next FOOD+ART: A Culinary Artwalk in Downtown Halifax tour on Friday, November 7th, 7-9pm. You can reserve a place by calling 902-818-9055. We look forward to doing this again!

*participating galleries and restaurants have changed for the november tour! 





OCTOBER:
I LOVE LOCAL Halifax- CITY HARVEST:
Saturday, October 4th, 10am-5:30pm
Argyle Fine Art is a proud member of I LOVE LOCAL and happy to announce we'll be participating in City Harvest on  Special displays, demos and artists will be on hand throughout the day. Free for all to attend. Details to be announced soon!



Timeraiser Halifax: Thursday, October 9th, 5:30-9pm

Although this event doesn't happen at Argyle Fine Art, we're very happy to support it and hope many of you will attend. Timeraiser Halifax is a unique art auction, where you bid on original works of art by emerging artists from our city, but with volunteer hours not dollars. It's a fun night out with friends, art, music, food and a way to give back to the community. Find out more about this great event HERE 
NOCTURNE- art at night
Each year, NOCTURNE comes to Halifax. It's an amazing night of celebrating the arts in all is forms. It's a FREE event, and everyone is encouraged to attend and enjoy the diversity of artists featured inside and outside. Visit this LINK for details as they occur and a MAP of all the venues you don't want to miss.

Of course, at Argyle Fine Art we are busy planning some interesting shows for our favourite night of all!  It's one of our busiest nights of the year- last year we probably saw close to 3000 people and lots of new people the days that followed too.  

This year NOCTURNE happens on Saturday, October 18th, 6pm-Midnight 
  

UPPER GALLERY:
Familiar Strangers: Trevor Van den Eijnden
“Familiar Strangers” creates intrigue using one-dimensional & three-dimensional painting & shadowy sculptures that focus on the constructs of space versus place. 

  
LOWER GALLERY:

Paper Trail
This show features works by 8 artists that normally work in the animation industry but are excited to revisit working on paper by hand versus the digital world.Artists will include:Murray Bain,Jeff Knott,Chad Boutilier,Tony Mitchell,Paton Francis,Mark Cappello,Don Pinsent and Aaron LaShomb

ALSO in October: PRE-SHRUNK VOUCHERS GO ON SALE and ARTIST SUBMISSIONS OPEN. Be the First in line for this wonderful annual show and event in January. The Pre-Shrunk vouchers make excellent gifts!

 NOVEMBER:
UPPER GALLERY:

Seeking the Great Silence-Vancouver Island Landscapes
New Works by Mark Brennan
Opening Friday, November 14th, 7-9pm



 MARK BRENNAN ARTIST Multi-Media presentation of his process and experiences: Tuesday, November 25th, 6-7pm
 Tickets are $10 each. Limited Space. Call 902-425-9456 to reserve your spot.

LOWER GALLERY:

Featured Gallery Artists just in time for Holiday Gifting!

 DECEMBER
 TBA...but we can tell you we'll be celebrating the theme of NOSTALGIA. 

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GENERAL ART SUBMISSIONS:
 
Argyle Fine Art is not currently looking for new artists for this location, however we are always interested in seeing what you are doing for the future season. If interested in submitting your work via a portfolio please follow the submission recommendations below:

An exhibition proposal/ request to show a body of work at the gallery should include the following:

A professional resume/CV
An artist statement
A CD with images, a LINK to your blog or site, or NO MORE THAN 5 images (Jpegs, 300 dpi max) 

Do Not Send Us The Physical Artwork.
Please include information on each work: medium, size and date of completion
Reviews, catalogues, articles, history of sales if any.
SASE self addressed stamped envelope if mailing your submission. 

You can email submissions to: gallery@argylefa.com

Proposal of work to be exhibited - optional

You can mail or drop off submissions addressed to:

Argyle Fine Art

Attention: Exhibitions Coordinator
1559 Barrington Street, Unit 102
Halifax, NS
B3J 1Z7

Thank you for your interest in our gallery.
We will attempt to contact you in writing within one month of receiving your submission. 

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