With many members of the arts community in attendance, the 2014 Arts Congress touched on love, hope, and creating art in the ashes. Michael Greyeyes speaks on conflict at the 2014 Arts Congress.

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International award-winning journalist and author Alanna Mitchell inspired both tears and laughter from the audience at the 2014 Arts Congress with her journey that took her from the bottom of the ocean and onto the stage.

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Minister of Parks, Culture, and Sport Honourable Kevin Doherty speaks to Kelley Jo Burke on the arts in Saskatchewan and how to approach your MLA. 2014 Arts Congress.

Carolyn Warren, Vice-President, Arts, of the Banff Centre, shared her thoughts on creativity, the arts, and resilience in regards to rejuvenation.

Join Us: Community Forum + AGM

Don’t miss this opportunity to take part in SAA’s upcoming community forum and Annual General Meeting.

This event is a great opportunity to network with other artists and arts organizations. It is also an opportunity to express your thoughts on the issues that matter. Help our Board of Directors shape our future advocacy initiatives.

Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 11 AM | MacKenzie Art Gallery | 3475 Albert St | Regina, SK

The forum begins at 11:00 am followed by a catered lunch and the AGM. Please RSVP to help us plan for catering. RSVP to info@artsalliance.sk.ca or 306.780.9820

 

SAA Monthly Bulletin

Op-Ed/Living the Arts

Emma Lake Kenderdine Campus

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Reflections
  • Creativity takes courage.

    Henri Matisse

  • Kids: they dance before they learn there is anything that isn't music

    William Edgar Stafford

  • If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

    Emile Zola

  • Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

    Edgar Degas

  • The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.

    Anton Chekhov

  • Creativity is contagious, pass it on.

    Albert Einstein

  • Our brains are organized by stories and images, not statistics.

    Gloria Steinem

  • We don't make mistakes, just happy little accidents.

    Bob Ross

  • Man will begin to recover the moment he takes art as seriously as physics, chemistry or money.

    Ernst Levy

  • After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.

    Aldous Huxley

  • Art is not a mirror held up to reality, but a hammer with which to shape it.

    Bertolt Brecht

  • If we, citizens, do not support our artists, then we sacrifice our imagination on the altar of crude reality and we end up believing in nothing...

    Yann Martel

  • Imagination rules the world.

    Napoleon Bonaparte