Opening reception for “Shout Out” by Phillip Joy. Thursday, March 2, 6-9pm.


We are expecting a big crowd at the opening reception this Thursday March 2, 6-9pm, for “Shout Out” by Phillip Joy. Mayor Mike Savage plans to be there. Don’t miss it!

Exhibition: March 2 – April 2, 2017
Opening Reception: Thursday, March 2, 6-9pm
Artist’s Talk: Sunday, March 12th, 2pm

As Phillip describes the exhibit:
“Shout Out” is a LGBTQ project designed to give voices to the community and provide greater awareness of the lives of people within it. LGBTQ individuals were invited to tell their stories through candid portraits and short pieces of text. Funded by the Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage
Open to all • Free to attend

ViewPoint Gallery, 1272 Barrington St. (at Morris), Halifax.


ViewPoint’s 2017 International Photography Competition.

Deadline April 15, 2017

Announcing the fifth annual call for submissions. This is an opportunity to exhibit your work for one month at ViewPoint Gallery, the only gallery in Halifax dedicated solely to photography. The competition is open to all subject matter. 12 winning images will be selected from the digital entries. A jury of 3 professional photographers selected by ViewPoint will jury submissions. One winner will be exhibited monthly. These winning images will be professionally printed, framed, exhibited and offered for sale by ViewPoint Gallery starting in June, 2017. In addition, winners will have their work publicized by the gallery with media/press releases and the images will be promoted on Viewpoint’s website, newsletter and Facebook page. For more information please go to:

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