ArtSpring Newsletter October 5, 2020

Dear Friends,

Welcome back to ArtSpring! We are looking forward to October with Alex Cuba, the annual Salt Spring Spinners & Weavers exhibit and sale, Collaborations in a Time of Covid (curated for ArtSpring by the amazing Margaret Day), and Chris Humphreys’ Glimpses of the Moon.
Tickets can be purchased online, by phone, or at the Box Office. For health and safety reasons we are limiting box office hours to Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday: 10am-1pm. On-line sales are available 24 hours a day, or you can leave a phone message. We are encouraging our patrons to purchase their tickets online or by phone (250.537.2102).

With all best wishes,
Cicela Månsson
Executive & Artistic Director, ArtSpring


ArtSpring Events

ArtSpring Presents 2020-21
It has been a wild ride and we are grateful to be back doing what we do.
Please see the complete season listing.

Alex Cuba
October 15, 16, 17 @ 7:30pm. Though raised in Artemisa, an hour outside of Havana, Alex Cuba’s artistry is as far-flung as the place he has settled and lived for over fifteen years: Smithers, BC.

Collaborations In A Time of Covid
Sunday October 18 @ 3pm. The first of three conversations, readings, & performances by exhibit artists. ArtSpring is grateful to Margaret Day for her curation. Free – seats must be reserved in advance.More>



SSI Weavers and Spinners Guild
October 10 – 12, 2020. Every year the SSI Weavers and Spinners Guild hold a show and sale. The work is always beautiful and sought-after. More>

Collaborations In A Time of Covid
October 16 – November 1, 2020
Curated by Margaret Day, visual artists are paired with writers and charged to create collaborative work. More>


Online Events

Made In BC Dance On Tour
Are you a dance or movement artist? Submit your work to Made in BC’s Mainstage program. This showcase is available to the public and is linked to the CanDance Network. More>

GISS Music
GISS music program needs instruments, in particular saxophones, trumpets, & trombones but all instruments welcome. Send an email to to arrange pick up/drop off of instruments.

Music For The Pause
Jeanne Lamon, baroque violin
Chloe Kim, baroque violin
Christina Mahler, baroque cello
Christina Hutten, harpsichord

The Shape of Pasta
Think twice when picking your pasta shape. The shape of your noodle makes a difference, explains Paola Antonelli, senior curator at The Museum of Modern Art. More>



Support ArtSpring with the Country Grocer Save-a-tape program.
When you’ve finished shopping put your tape in ArtSpring’s box at Country Grocer. It’s that easy!

ArtSpring is so grateful to Country Grocer for all they do in the community!.