Acadian Museum of P.E.I.
On view are the permanent exhibition and video The Island Acadians: The Story of a People which feature the story of the Acadians of PEI since 1720 and celebrating the vitality of today’s Island Acadian community. As part of the 200th anniversary of Miscouche in 2017, the Acadian Museum presents the exhibition Miscouche of Bygone Days which displays numerous vintage photos and artifacts illustrating the rich history as well as the social and cultural life of the villages of Miscouche and St. Nicholas. Acadian genealogy resources available to researchers. A gift shop offers Acadian books, in French and in English, CDs of Acadian music, Acadian flags, and other souvenirs. A PEI Museum and Heritage site. Open Mon-Fri 9:30 am–5:00 pm, Sun 1–4 pm. Miscouche, Rte 2. 902-432-2880.
Confederation Centre Art Gallery
Greer View Mirror, work by John Greer on display to January 13. “The Dreams of What Canada Should Be” dreamcatcher; RE: collection curated by Kevin Rice and Pan Wendt to December 31; Mon–Sun 9 am–5 pm. www.confederationcentre.com. Confederation Centre, 145 Richmond St, Charlottetown. 902-628-6142
Cornwall Library Art Gallery
Autumn group exhibit runs to October 20. October 24 at 7 pm is the opening of Hester Boyle’s exhibit Reflections in Nature running to December 1. Youth in the Cornwall area are invited to plan to participate in the Dec Group Youth Art Show. Contact Library for info on displaying in the gallery. Tue 1–8:30 pm, Wed 1–5:30 pm, 6:00–8:30 pm, Thur–Sat 9:30 am–12:30 pm, 1–5:30 pm. Cornwall Town Hall. 902-629-8415
Details Past & Present
Work by Jean-Claude Roy is on display. Pottery by Jamie Germaine on view in November. Gallery: Ron Arvidson, P. John Burden, Holly Caldwell, Canoe Cove Glass, Kevin Cook, Grace Curtis, Katharine Dagg, Wendell Dennis, David Garcia Jimenez, Jamie Germaine, Elaine Harrison, Jessica Hutchinson Pottery, Island Stoneware, Sandi Komst, Heather M. Larter, Wendy Manning, Monica Macdonald, Heather Millar, Connie O’Brien, PEI Smoke Fired Pottery, Pottery by the Sea, Dr. Paul A. Price, Arlene Rice, Susana Rutherford, Ben F. Stahl, Richard Vickerson. Maritime artists: Bronwyn Arundel Pottery, Mark Brennan, Kate Brown Georgallis, Gale Colpitts-Abbey, Doretta Groenendyk, Michael Khoury, Kiln Art Glass, Peter Kinsella, Mary Jane Lundy, Shelley Mitchell, Susan Paterson, Susan Robertson Pottery, Bill Rogers, Kath & Robert Rutherford, Anna Syperek. National/international: Ayala Bar Jewelry, John Bowdren, Anne Marie Chagnon Jewelry, Four Seasons Jewelry, Hanson & Kastles Glass, Robert Held Glass, Victoria Kovaleva, Rebecca Krupke, Eleanor Lowden, Carol Malcolm, Colin Page, Faye Rogers, Jean-Claude Roy, Dianna Shyne, Soapstone Carvings, Arte Vargas Glass, Holly Yashi Jewelry. Designer jewelry, art, glass, pottery. Victoria Row. www.detailspastandpresent.com. 166 Richmond St, Charlottetown. 902-892-2233
Ellen’s Creek Gallery
Eptek Art & Culture Centre
On display to November 24 is Robert Milner’s exhibition, Water, composed of paintings of aquatic environments, drawing attention to our precious resource—water. Until January 5, Inspired by Nightingale—Dedicated to God: The Story of Georgina Fane Pope highlights the life and accomplishments of native Islander Georgina Fane Pope, renowned for her ground-breaking career as a nurse and daughter of Father of Confederation Wm. H. Pope. Water exhibit now open. Inspired by Nightingale—Dedicated to God opens October 22 at 2 pm. The gift shop carries Island art and craft and books on local themes. Don’t miss the permanent exhibition on the history and architecture of Summerside. Tue–Fri 10 am–4 pm, Sun 12–4 pm. www.peimuseum.com. 130 Heather Moyse Dr, Summerside. 902-888-8373
Gallery @ The Guild
Inspire educators and students exhibit on view to October 22. An exhibition of work by Jared Perry opens October 25, 7 pm. Tue–Sat 12–5 pm. www.theguildpei.com. Queen & Richmond, Charlottetown. 902-620-3333
MacNaught History Centre and Archives
Leona Arsenault’s Photography Plus on view to end of November. Genealogical resources on site. Tues–Sat 10 am–4 pm. 75 Spring St, Summerside. 902-432-1332
Works by local artists displayed on a monthly basis. To exhibit work call the Library. 89 Red Head Rd, Morell. 902-961-3389
PEI Crafts Council Gallery
Gallery of the PEI Crafts Council. Island artists, artisans. 138 Great George St, 2nd Fl above Beanz. Charlottetown. 902-892-5152
A PEI Gallery
The Guiding Light, A PEI lighthouses photography exhibition is on view. 119 Queen Street, Unit #101, Charlottetown. 902-316-2990
PEI Regiment Museum
On display is PEI’s Footsteps in the Great War, a history of the Regiment and PEI during WWI. Mon–Fri 9 am–4 pm, Thur 7–9 pm. 3 Haviland St, Charlottetown.
Family owned and operated since 1973. Large selection of PEI pottery, artwork by Ashley Anne Clark, Marilyn MacEwen, Katharine Dagg, Kimberly Naumann, Mike England, and Margaret England. Tuckamoor Wildcrafts and weavings by Modern Jane. villagepottery.ca. Monday to Saturday 10 am–5 pm, Sunday 12–5 pm.