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Monday, December 15, 2014

SAA Bulletin

December 2014

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December 2014

In this issue…

Saskatchewan Arts Alliance Closed For the Holidays
New Board Members at the Saskatchewan Arts Board
Choose Creative Kids!
Children's Festival of Saskatchewan Seeks General Manager
Mackenzie Art Gallery Seeks Marketing Coordinator
Call for Entries: Winter Festival Juried Art Show & Sale
Saskatchewan Arts Alliance Board of Directors
 


SASKATCHEWAN ARTS ALLIANCE CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS
The SAA office will be closed from December 22nd and reopen on January 5th. We hope you have a merry holiday season and a happy New Year.


NEW BOARD MEMBERS AT THE SASKATCHEWAN ARTS BOARD
The Saskatchewan Arts Board announced the appointment of two new members to its Board of Directors: Lionel Peyachew and Judith Yungwirth. For more information, visit the Saskatchewan Arts Board. Departing members are Charlie Baldock and Lyndon Tootoosis. 


CHOOSE CREATIVE KIDS!
K+S Potash has chosen Creative Kids Saskatchewan to be part of their holiday giving campaign, which runs until Dec. 24, 2014. Visit K+S Potash, and click the gold star, then click on Creative Kids, and K+S will donate $1 to Creative Kids.

If Creative Kids reaches 10,000 clicks, $10,000 will be donated to provide arts and cultural activities for children and youth in Saskatchewan. Please help Creative Kids in reaching this goal!


CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL OF SASKATCHEWAN SEEKS GENERAL MANAGER
The Saskatchewan Children's Festival is looking for a new General Manager. Apply by: December 23, 2014 to infochildfest@gmail.com. For more information.


MACKENZIE ART GALLERY SEEKS MARKETING COORDINATOR
The Marketing Coordinator contributes to the marketing and communication goals of the MacKenzie Art Gallery by assisting the Director of Development & Marketing contribute to the development and execution of marketing and communications initiatives. Applications should be submitted no later than Monday, January 5, 2015 4:30 P.M


CALL FOR ENTRIES: WINTER FESTIVAL JURIED ART SHOW & SALE
The 39th annual Winter Festival Juried Art Show & Sale will take place from February 6th to March 21st 2015. Artists and artisans are invited to submit work to be juried into the exhibition. Note that one must be a Member of the Mann Art Gallery in order to submit. Eligibility, instructions, and entry forms can be found at www.mannartgallery.ca


SASKATCHEWAN ARTS ALLIANCE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Kelley Jo Burke – President
Pamela Haig-Bartley – Past President
Marcus Miller – Vice President
Yvette Nolan – Treasurer
Shelley Ewing – Secretary
Tarin Hughes – Member at Large
Heather Ritenburg – Member at Large

 
The Saskatchewan Arts Alliance is a non-profit coalition of arts organizations that provides a collective voice for the arts in Saskatchewan. Established in 1984, SAA advocates on issues such as public funding of the arts, freedom of expression and artists’ working conditions.