8.16.19 THIRD SHIFT

THIRD SHIFT is a contemporary art festival presented by Third Space, a not-for-profit artist run centre, that includes temporary installations, interventions, performances, projections, and events. The festival spans three days (August 14th-16th) and includes a variety of presentations and workshops before concluding on the evening of the 16th with a night-time public art exhibition throughout Uptown Saint John.

Created as a platform for new experiences and communal exchange, THIRD SHIFT aims to offer Saint John residents and visitors a unique opportunity to engage with contemporary art and re-imagine urban space.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14

Artist Talk with Sarah Jones
12:15pm – 1:15pm
Tuck Interiors
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Children’s Workshop: Learn About Jewish Holiday, Tu Bishvat
2pm – 3pm
Saint John Jewish Historical Museum
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Boyd Pop-Up
6pm – 8pm
Five & Dime
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THURSDAY, AUGUST 15

Printmaking Workshop with Jessica Palmer
12pm – 5pm
Saint John Arts Centre
https://www.facebook.com/events/387553685231785/

Workshop with Roberto Santaguida
4pm – 6pm
Saint John Free Public Library
https://www.facebook.com/events/665645807251267/

Ethiopian Dinner with THIRD SHIFT Artists catered by Sankara
7pm – 9pm
BunkHaus Hostel
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FRIDAY, AUGUST 16

Morning Mess with Acre Architects and Ben Petersen
8:30am-10am
Acre Offices
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Printmaking Workshop with Jessica Palmer
10am – 3pm
Saint John Arts Centre
https://www.facebook.com/events/387553685231785/

THIRD SHIFT Art After Dark Exhibition
7pm – 12am
Uptown Saint John

 

Featured Image: Exhibition view ft. Amy Ash, Posing the Pluriverse, 2019 (left). Photo: Allie Ruigrok.