is a weekend festival featuring exciting, educational and enlightening visual-arts experiences for all.

Art Ex Festival

Our Main Goal

Art Ex Festival image by Sally Joyce 2017To create a sustainable visual-art experience within the Exploits Valley that is authentic, rooted in place, and valuable to artists and participants and the region.

Our Mandate

  1. To coordinate the administration, planning, promotion, and implementation of this annual visual arts festival in the Exploits region.
  2. To provide a diverse collection of high quality art experiences that engages all levels of art appreciation and participation (beginners to professionals as well as children to seniors)
  3. To raise the local profile of arts and culture in the Exploits Valley and provide a vital networking opportunity for artists to collaborate with non-arts organizations and the public
  4. To build a broader audience for the arts in the region by promoting awareness of local talent, showcasing art and encouraging residents to take ownership of their cultural heritage
  5. To support and encourage professional development, coordinate funding or corporate sponsorship in accordance with professional fee schedules
  6. To manage volunteers and all internal and external services associated with the Art Ex Festival
  7. To provide support and delivery of services to all participants of the event
  8. To collaborate with host communities (local municipalities), provincial and national activities and associations for increased awareness and promotion of the Art Ex Festival
  9. To evaluate, review and assess outcome measures for the Art Ex Festival on an annual basis


Our Mission Statement

Art Ex Festival Corporation is a non-profit organization that provides education, enlightenment and experience in the arts through annual events, workshops, and partnerships.

Our Vision Statement

Art Ex is the premier art experience.


Recent Posts

  • Calendar Oct 9, 2018
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Fine-Arts and Crafts Expo

Come join Art Ex Festival Corporation as they present numerous talented artists and craft producers from various regions of the province ...

  • Calendar Sep 20, 2018
  • Workshops Uncategorized
Opening for Remembrance Exhibition; Art Ex 2018

Everyone is welcome to attend the opening of the Art Ex Festival art exhibition entitled Remembrance by Corner Brook artist Jackie Alcock...

  • Calendar Sep 6, 2018
  • Workshops Uncategorized
Art Ex Festival Fall 2018 workshop schedule ready to go!

Art Ex Festival Corporation is pleased to announce that it has a full line-up of interesting and diverse workshop for participants to reg...