Aug. 14th - 16th, 2019


THIRD SHIFT is a contemporary art festival presented by Third Space, a not-for-profit artist run centre in Saint John, New Brunswick, that includes temporary installations, interventions, performances, projections, and events. The festival spans three days (August 14th-16th) and includes a variety of presentations and workshops before concluding on the evening of the 16th with a night-time public art exhibition throughout Uptown Saint John. 

Created as a platform for new experiences and communal exchange, THIRD SHIFT aims to offer Saint John citizens and visitors to the city a unique opportunity to engage with contemporary art and re-imagine urban space.

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Wednesday, Aug 15th


Artist Talk with Sarah Jones

12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

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Children's Workshop—Learn About Jewish Holiday: Tu Bishvat

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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THIRD SHIFT x Boyd Pop-Up

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Thursday, Aug 16th


Drop-In Printmaking Workshop with Jessica Palmer

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Workshop with Roberto Santaguida

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Ethiopian Family-Style Dinner with THIRD SHIFT Artists—Catered by Sankara

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Friday, Aug 17th


Drop-In Printmaking Workshop with Jessica Palmer

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Performance by Anne-Marie Donovan, Peace March

8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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THIRD SHIFT 

Nighttime Exhibition of Public Contemporary Artworks 7:00 pm - 12:00 am

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THANK YOU

THIRD SHIFT is an evolving project and labour of love for Third Space. We’re proud that over the last three years it has grown into an annual festival made possible through generous community support. Thank you to this year’s funders and sponsors!