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  • Birth of the Ainu, by LeeAnn Norgard.

    Creative juices flow at new show

    Two artists working at the height of their creative powers have united for a joint show at Salt Spring Gallery this month, offering a beautiful take on the world’s most   MORE

  • The cast of Cabaret fine-tunes their choreography for Thursday night's opening show.

    Cabaret celebrates tolerance

    Salt Spring’s exitStageLeft Productions offers an artistic argument on the need for tolerance in hard times with a staging of the iconic musical Cabaret opening at ArtSpring this Thursday, Sept.   MORE


  • Salt Spring's counter-culture of the 1960s is the theme of John Grain's Mod 'n Lavender.

    John Grain revisits 1960s

    John Grain lived on Salt Spring during what was arguably the most turbulent decade in history: the 1960s. Grain’s observations of his life as an oblivious teenager growing up on   MORE


  • An artist's rendering of the new Salish Eagle vessel with artwork by John Marston.

    Salish Eagle artwork unveiled

    BC Ferries, the First Peoples’ Cultural Council and Stz’uminus First Nation have offered a look at the second of three Coast Salish artistic designs for the new Salish-Class vessels, with   MORE



  • Susan Gordan strikes a pose at Salt Spring's 2015 Terry Fox Run.

    Islanders ready for Fox Run

    As Salt Springers enjoyed the annual antics of the island’s beloved fall fair over the weekend, hundreds of thousands of runners, walkers, rollerbladers and cyclists hit the road in communities   MORE