2018 Congress Resiliency Panel: So What Now? Panelists included Ruth Cuthand, Felicia Gay, Steven Loft, Jeremy Morgan, and Adrian Stimson. Moderator: Jen Budney
Interdisciplinary artist Adrian Stimson performs at the 2018 Arts Congress.
Read this month's Op-Ed by Brenda Niskala: Guaranteed Annual Income for Artists and Writers? For All?
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Interdisciplinary artists Krystle Pederson and Tomson Highway in conversation at the 2018 Arts Congress.
Check out SAA's Art Works articles. Each one highlights an arts organization making a positive impact in its community. This June, SAA featured New Dance Horizons’ Pelican Project. Photo Credit: Daniel Paquet.
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Sâkêwêwak brings an Indigenous edge to literary, visual, media and performing arts around the city of Regina and area First Nations communities, ensuring that the Indigenous arts gain that essential foothold in public consciousness.
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You are invited to our Community Forum and Annual General Meeting, to be held on Saturday, September 22 in Regina at the MacKenzie Art Gallery.
This year the Community Forum will focus on the ever relevant topic of basic annual income. SAA invited Simon Enoch, the Sask. Director of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, to discuss the pros and cons of the issue.
The SAA will also be holding a Mass Culture Meeting that same day. More information to follow.
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Every work of art which really moves us is in some degree a revelation.
Writing is an act of faith. I believe it's also an act of hope, the hope that things can get better than they are.
Music brings people together. So my function in anything I do is to help bring people closer in."
If you are creative, you get busier as you get older.
Making a living in the arts, though, creates so many jobs for other people.
I sing my sorrow and I paint my joy.
Life is short, art is long...
Our brains are organized by stories and images, not statistics.
I've always hid behind the music despite the fact that I have a huge personality. I'm thrilled that the music is bigger than me and will outlive and outlast me. It frees me up to take risks.
I know how demanding the process of creation is.
Art is not a mirror held up to reality, but a hammer with which to shape it.
The real function of artists is to give fresh vision to their own generation.
Well-written words are music.
Dancing is the way I can express the things that cannot be said.
I feel strongly that the visual arts are of vast and incalculable importance. Of course I could be prejudiced. I am a visual art.
Kermit the Frog
I’ve found that a song can be more effective than a 400-page textbook
Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.
After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
I see music as fluid architecture.