Uncommon Common Art

A seasonal environmental art project. Our gallery is all of Kings County, Nova Scotia where artists create site specific art installations for everyone to discover, explore and learn from.

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June 20, 2 - 5 pm

477 W. Long Island Road, North Grand Pre

Uncommon Common Art Opening Launch

Join us to celebrate the launch of our 8th year of uncommon art in common places. Meet the artists, share a snack, and be the first to get the 2015 guidebook to all of the installations and activities. Free to the public

June 27, 2:30 - 4:30 pm

Centre for Small Farms, Grand Pre

Shelter Project

Join Julie Adamson in a workshop to design a minimal shelter based on your needs (or desires). Materials provided

July 18, 2 - 4 pm.

Community Environmental Art Project

An afternoon of creative fun for all ages. Join the Uncommon Common Art team for an afternoon of environmental art making. Working as a group we will decide what materials to collect (sticks, leaves, grass, etc.) and how to arrange them to create one large piece of artwork. When the art is completed we will leave it for others to find and for nature to take away. Free to the public.

August 8, 2 - 4 pm

Miner’s Marsh trailhead (behind the courthouse), Kentville

Community Environmental Art Project

An afternoon of creative fun for all ages. Join the Uncommon Common Art team for an afternoon of environmental art making. Working as a group we will decide what materials to collect (sticks, leaves, grass, etc.) and how to arrange them to create one large piece of artwork. When the art is completed we will leave it for others to find and for nature to take away. Free to the public.

August 12, 1-3 pm

Centre for Small Farms, Grand Pre

Shelter Project

Join Julie Adamson in a workshop to design a minimal shelter based on your needs (or desires). Materials provided. Free to the public

September 12, 2-4 pm

Centre for Small Farms, Grand Pre

Shelter Project

Join Julie Adamson in a workshop to design a minimal shelter based on your needs (or desires). Materials provided. Free to the Public

September 25, 4 - 6 pm

President’s Field (next to the arena) Wolfville

Community Environmental Art Project

An afternoon of creative fun for all ages. Join the Uncommon Common Art team for an afternoon of environmental art making. Working as a group we will decide what materials to collect (sticks, leaves, grass, etc.) and how to arrange them to create one large piece of artwork. When the art is completed we will leave it for others to find and for nature to take away. Free to the public.