Interested in joining the great team of SEABA?

SEABA is seeking awesome, qualified applicants for our 21st South End Art Hop Coordinator position.

The Art Hop Coordinator works closely with the SEABA team of staff, interns, committee and other coordinators to produce one of Vermont’s Top Events on September 6-8, 2013.  Not your ordinary office job.

For more info, please click on the RFP for application process, deadlines, and description.

Art Hop Coordinator RFP Silo Project

The South End Arts & Business in collaboration with, are very pleased to present a Call to Artist for a large scale outdoor public art installation at the site.  The installation will occur on the two existing silo’s on the Pine Street side of the building.  The RFP is open to artisans and architects who reside or work in the South End of Burlington, VT.   Click the link below for more information on the project, deadlines, and contact information.

RFP for Public Art Initiative

Looking for some warm light in this cold dark winter?

Come to the SEABA Gallery to see the bright colors of Michael Strauss!

Michael Strauss is a colorist who paints mainly in acrylic and ink. He is also a professor emeritus of chemistry at UVM, and teaches chemistry, general science, educational pedagogy and drawing classes at the University of Vermont.

Michael has graciously decided to donate %100 of his proceeds of sales of this show to SEABA.

Opening reception is Friday, January 4th from 5-8 p.m. SEABA hours: Monday-Friday 9a.m.-5p.m.  For more information, please contact SEABA at 802-859-9222

2012 South End Holiday sHOP!

Join us in the South End Arts District in December, with a special 3 day event the weekend of December 14 – 16 for local holiday shopping at over 35 creative business and art studio locations! You can pick up a map at any of the participating venues, or start at The SEABA Center at 404 Pine Street. Thank you to our sponsors Lake Champlain Chocolates and Yves & Judy Bradley.

Friday, December 14 from 5 – 8pm
Saturday, December 15 from 10 – 5pm
Sunday, December 16 from 12 – 4pm

Special Events

Catch the Arts Riot shuttle Friday night 6-8 p.m., and Saturday 1-5.

First Night Burlington Presents! Steve Hartmann will be performing live at the SEABA Gallery at 404 Pine Street from 6-8 p.m. We’ll also be selling First Night buttons, and a special deal on House of Lemay tickets for First Night Burlington.

Festival of Trees the Decades
December 8-23rd, 10-6 pm daily.
Barge Canal Market, 377 Pine Street
Trees decorated from all eras. Activity is free! 10% of all proceeds would be donated to Heifer International.

“Winter Wonderland Along the Shore-Celebrating the Magic of Nature”
December 14-16th
The Green Life, 67 Main Street
Come see “Winter Wonderland Along the Shore-Celebrating the Magic of Nature” window display, in partnership with Lake Champlain Land Trust and nature artists Joyce Carroll and Lynn Beach.

2nd Annual Art Therapy Association of Vermont Silent Art Auction
Saturday, December 15, 4-6 pm
Maltex Building, 431 Pine Street, Suite 201
Help support the community service projects of the Association and growth of Art Therapy and get some great art work for the holidays. Refreshments provided by Marco’s Pizza and Grill.

Glass Blowing Demo at AO Glass
416 Pine Street
Glass demonstrations the entire weekend! Come in and get warm while watching glass blowing demonstrations.

Lake Champlain Chocolates
750 Pine Street
Buy one, get one free hot chocolate if you visit three (3) sHOP vendors! Pick up your coupon at SEABA on 404 Pine Street to get your coupon. There will be a shuttle between SEABA and Lake Champlain Chocolates for your convenience! Live music by the Nick Aloi Trio on Friday night!

Ruelle Design & Illustration
305 St. Paul Street, Suite 321
20% off Sale!

Gotham City Graphics
Friday, December 14th and Saturday, December 15th
4 Howard Street
Mini craft show

“Oh la la!”
Saturday, December 15, 12-2 pm
wingspan Studio, 4A Howard Street, 3rd Floor
Modern Art Face Painting. Choose from a variety of images to adorn your face with a masterpiece!

‘Small Works & Ornaments’
Friday, December 14, 5-8 pm
The S.P.A.C.E. Gallery, 266 Pine Street
Reception for ‘Small Works & Ornaments’, a group show of work that is 12″ or less in size. Exhibit all weekend starting Friday evening.

Holiday Group Show Art Reception
Friday, December 14, 5-8 pm
Studio 266, 266 South Champlain Street
Group Show by the tenants of Studio 266.

For more information and Site listings, visit the Holiday sHOP page!