2023 Programming Schedule


Enjoy our exciting programming for art lovers of all ages!


Pelham Art Festival Online – May 2023 to May 2024!

 Artists have created over 1000 works for visitors to view and enjoy.

All artworks are available for purchase in the artists' Galleries.


The 2023 Curated Collections Award-Winning Artwork Online

Artists have been chosen by art category or subject for your viewing and consideration. These works were selected for their creativity, originality, technical skill, story and/or visual impact in recognition of the artists that created them.

The award-winning artworks are featured in Curator CollectionsCurated Collections and Award Winners.


The 2023 Theme Challenge 

As a part of their collection, artists were invited to create one Theme artwork.

                                                                        “Celebrate Imagination"

Originality in the Arts; The Talent or Inspiration to conceive and express new ideas; Inspiration; Inventiveness combined with Artfulness. Making something out of nothing. Expressing your own instinctive spirit of your creativity.

The time is now to draw back the curtain, to unwrap the package, to exchange the joy of anticipation for the pleasure of perception. The task at hand is to Celebrate Your Imagination.


Visitors to Pelham Art Festival Online are being treated to artwork specially created for the Theme Challenge.

The Theme artworks are featured in a special online Curated Collection - Celebrate Imagination.

Visitors to the Meridian Community Centre on Mother's Day weekend at the 36th Pelham Art Festival voted for their favourite Theme artwork and chose the 36th Pelham Art Festival - Best of Celebrate Imagination.


Live Music –

Want to learn more about the music presented at the Festival?  Every year the Festival features "live music" as arranged by well-known Fonthill musician, Jim Casson, a professional drummer, percussionist, educator, producer, promoter, and web and graphic designer.

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