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Belleville Enchanted Night Market

Throngs of smiling happy people braved a chilling minus 8 degrees to celebrate Belleville's first Enchanted Night Market. Crowds enjoyed juggling, live music and street vendors as well as Front Street's regular retail attractions. Photos with Santa proved popular.        
"On-Street" Mobile Sculpture by Kathryn Brown

Regular visitors to downtown Belleville will be familiar with Kathryn Brown's attractive window and street displays. Recent high winds obliged a new and creative approach to "on-street" display as can be seen in these photos.   Taking a hint from Alexander Calder, the US artist famed for his mobile sculptural pieces, Kathryn Brown has probably created Belleville's first...

A Tiring Day with Grapevine

Well, yesterday did not get off to the best of starts.  Loading up for a day of distributing Grapevine, we noticed one rear tire was totally flat.  So flat in fact that it couldn't be driven down the road to a garage.   To the rescue came neighbour Brian who pumped it up with a portable inflator and doused it with soapy water revealing the problem...a roofing nail totally...

Gallery hopping in the County

A beautiful weekend of Gallery hopping in The County...Oeno Gallery's - Summer Array Group Show from June 22 to September 8 and new to the art scene is Andara Gallery which just  recently opened.      Next day, it was time to see Karole Marois in The Armoury and Art in the County just next door and then on to Maison Depoivre.  
Downtown@Dusk Summer Solstice

The Downtown Belleville at Dusk event was buzzing last night....thousands of people enjoying great entertainment, great music and great food and some shopping...what more could one want.  Well done BDIA!    

3rd Annual Wolfe Island Garden Party

Celebrate A Bountiful Year in Music, Culture and Agriculture on Wolfe Island!   Wolfe Island Records and Wolfe Island Spring Craft Brewery are pleased to announce the 3rd annual Wolfe Island Garden Party. This year, there will be seven days of events with 29 music acts performing throughout the week. Visitors and locals will be able to listen to great Canadian music, feast on delicious...

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New kid on the block in Belleville is Christopher Bennet whose new art/dance studio, called Art Works has just opened at 314 Pinnacle Street.   Christopher has been involved for the last twenty-five years in the dance and art scene, but this is the first time he's had a proper studio for performance, art classes, and exhibitions.   MP Neil Ellis and Katheryn Brown...

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Oeno Gallery: Colour Break

Oeno Gallery launched its annual antidote to winter on Saturday 2 February: "Colour Break" with selected works by established painters Aron Hill, Burton Cramer, Victor Mitic, Scott Pattinson, Malcolm Rains, and Alice Teichert.        Contrasting with their two-dimensional creations are the hyper-realist sculptures of Carole Feuerman who is new to the...

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The Art Gallery of Northumberland: WALL GAZING

The Art Gallery of Northumberland presents WALL GAZING by Dimitri Paptheodorou until March 17.   Evolving from architectural drawings and maquettes, WALL GAZING represents a new form of expression for Paptheodorou.   A central column of 3D constructions is corralled by paintings both large and small in scale, utterly minimalist in subject and of...

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