Celebrating Success

Internationally renowned Saskatoon artist Douglas Bentham's sculpture, Autumn Song, was recently installed in Martensville outside of the Martensville Athletic Pavillion.

Camp fYrefly uses the arts to engage sexual minority and gender variant youth and provide opportunities to develop resilience and leadership skills.

Performing artists Johanna Bundon and Jayden Pfeifer are using their love of improv theatre to build resilience in a Regina inner-city neighbourhood.

Elder Ida Tremblay teaches people in northern communities about tanning animal hides, sewing and beadwork, with the help of an Indigenous Pathways Initiative grant.

Visitors to Swift Current's summer fair, Frontier Days, will have the opportunity to experience work by Saskatchewan artists such as Joe Fafard, David Thauberger and Ted Godwin, thanks to a partnership between the Saskatchewan Arts Board and the Art Gallery of Swift Current.

Kent Tate's film, Isolated Gestures, took the Ruth Shaw Award (Best of Saskatchewan) at the 2015 Yorkton Film Festival. The creation of the piece was supported by an Independent Artists grant.

The Vertigo Series in Regina weaves together music, literature and visual art to create a relaxed social space for artists to share their work.

Since its release in early 2015, Connie Gault's novel, A Beauty, has been receiving rave reviews.

David Garneau's stunning Idle No More! (quilt) was on display at Mata Gallery in Regina from April 22 to May 16. The piece was on loan from the Saskatchewan Arts Board's Permanent Collection.

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