The Gallery is located in a beautiful historic 1927 Neo-Georgian style building on Church Street, well situated in the downtown area of Grand Falls. It will occupy the main floor (gallery space) and the lower floor (art school). The gallery provides a platform enabling various workshops and educational opportunities for both beginner and accomplished artists. These activities provide opportunity and access to all interested individuals from the young and old, to the special need person, to various ethnic groups, interested in learning different techniques within different artistic disciplines. The building is wheelchair accessible.
“ACANTHUS” provides an excellent meeting place to appreciate and promote the arts within this population. It provides a site for solo or group artistic exhibitions throughout the year, and attracts clientele from outside the region, who have an interest in art.