This year we're thrilled to be part of Nocturne for the first time! Join us as we showcase
Pop Up Swoon - Nocturne
at National Art Limited 5426 Portland Place, Halifax
Located just off of Gottingen Street towards the harbour, between Cornwallis and Cogswell Streets, National Art is Atlantic Canada's largest framing wholesaler.
Nocturne runs Saturday, October 19th from 6pm - 12pm. The display will also be up the entire week before, and may be viewed during National Art's regular hours Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm.
We missed the deadline to be in the Nocturne Guide, but we'll be at National Art for the entire night! so please help us spread the word;
our twitter acount: @swoonfineart
The Hashtag for this year's Nocturne is #NocHfx13
and here's the link to our Facebook Event! Thanks!!
This is a big weekend for us as Swoon turns 3 years old on Oct 22nd, and the opening reception for Spectre, our 3rd Annual Group Halloween Show is Sat Oct 19th from 2 - 5! We look forward to celebrating with you!
See you Swoon ... at Nocturne!
What is Nocturne?
Nocturne: Art at Night is a fall festival that brings art and energy to the streets of Halifax between 6 p.m.-midnight. The 2013 event will take place on Saturday October 19. The completely free annual event showcases and celebrates the visual arts scene in Halifax. Nocturne, designed and planned by volunteers, is an opportunity for everyone to experience the art of Halifax in a whole new light. The Nocturne Program Guide provides details about exhibitions in galleries and public spaces throughout the city.
The Nocturne program and map guide residents and visitors alike to a variety of exhibitions in galleries and public spaces throughout the city.
For more information visit: http://nocturnehalifax.ca/
The Nocturne Committee lends voice and agency to the Halifax arts community by facilitating collaborations and exhibition opportunities in the form of a free, nighttime contemporary arts event. The objective of the committee is to execute an annual event that highlights the existing arts community in the Halifax area that serves both the residents of the Halifax Regional Municipality and tourists. The committee acts as facilitator for galleries, artists and volunteers to provide an yearly arts event in both private and public spaces. By creating an accessible yet professional arts event for the community, the Nocturne committee aims for integrity and inclusiveness in all facets of event planning.
The Nocturne Committee:
Nocturne is a non-for-profit organization which relies on sponsor and volunteer support. The Board of Directors and Nocturne Committee work on a volunteer basis to design and plan the signature Halifax art event.