Saint Ignatius Art Show is pleased to be included in the 2017 SALA program as an exhibiting event showcasing South Australian artists and their work. The Saint Ignatius Art Show also aims to extend audiences by hosting the event at the Saint Ignatius Junior School campus on Queen Street in Norwood it is encouraging young artists to imagine possibilities and experience a range of artistic mediums. The community event has established its reputation as a showcase of established and emerging local artists.
The SALA Festival was established in 1998 to promote and celebrate the many talented visual artists in South Australia. Their aim to extend audiences still remains a cornerstone of the Festival, and as an umbrella organisation they have continued a policy of inclusiveness allowing all artists at any level and working in any medium to be part of the annual SALA Festival every August.
To create and sustain an environment in which South Australian visual artists are supported, valued and celebrated.
SALA provides a range of opportunities and initiatives that celebrate and promote South Australian visual artists, locally, nationally and internationally. Initiatives include the annual SALA Festival, an innovative, community-based State-wide festival.
SALA is committed to inclusivity, innovation, excellence, sustainability and accountability. SALA fosters a wide range of mutually beneficial collaborations and partnerships to achieve its Vision and Mission.
Program in The Advertiser 8 July, 2017
“Above all, we are coming to understand that the arts incarnate the creativity of a free people. When the creative impulse cannot flourish, when it cannot freely select its methods and objects, when it is deprived of spontaneity, then society suffers.” ~John Fitzgerald Kennedy