News Archive

The Saskatchewan Arts Board gives a warm welcome to Alex Rogalski, who is joining us as a program consultant in our Saskatoon office on November 1.

The Saskatchewan Arts Board is pleased to announce the short-listed nominees for the 2017 Saskatchewan Arts Awards and the recipient of the Lieutenant Governor’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Presented by the Arts Board, these awards celebrate the contributions and achievements of individuals, groups and organizations in all arts disciplines.

The Saskatchewan Arts Board’s Permanent Collection has grown by three artworks, thanks to the generosity of patrons of the opening reception of Art Now 2017, the Saskatchewan Fine Art Fair, presented by SaskGalleries.

We are holding consultations in North Battleford, Saskatoon, Stony Rapids, Regina, Eastend, Melfort and Fort Qu'Appelle, as well as online. about our Artists in Schools and Artists in Communities program. Join us!

We are proud to be the recipient of proceeds from the opening reception of Art Now 2017! We will be purchasing artwork and fine crafts at the event for our Permanent Collection.

The Saskatchewan Arts Board’s 2016-17 Annual Report, Cultivating the Arts, focuses on how the arts impact our minds and feelings, challenge us to consider new ways of looking at the world, and provide opportunities for individuals and communities to develop their talents.

We have new application guidelines for the Independent Artists program.

Our review engaged Indigenous/Métis artists in the community, learning the ways in which they feel their art and work can be accommodated through our granting programs. 

Two influential Saskatchewan artists have made major donations of their artwork to the Saskatchewan Arts Board’s Permanent Collection of visual art. The value of the donations has been appraised at more than $161,000.

Read the results of our year-long review into the Independent Artists grant program.