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April 16-22,2018
Week 16 of Year 2018

Kader Attia: The Field of Emotion

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

Kader Attia creates works that explore the notion of repair as both a physical and symbolic act. His first Canadian solo exhibition The Field of Emotion brings together recent and newly commissioned works that confront us with traumas of the past and their spectres in the present.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Emeka Ogboh: The Song of the Germans

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

Emeka Ogboh frequently explores conditions of listening and sound as a medium of intervention and knowledge exchange. Titled The Song of the Germans, his installation at The Power Plant raises questions of national identity, citizenship and belonging and is a timely examination of issues felt increasingly all across the globe, including in Canada.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Michael Landy: DEMONSTRATION

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

For his exhibition, Michael Landy invites the public to collaborate in building a ‘wall of protest’ by submitting images, words, texts and slogans that represent their thoughts and feelings—of hope or of despair, on matters small or large, from high to low and across the cultural spectrum—to be transformed by the artist into drawings.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Visual Arts Exhibitions – Winter 2018

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Harbourfront Centre presents six exhibitions spanning architecture, craft, photography, installation, art, contemporary jewellery, and more.

February 6 – April 22, 2018

International Lecture Series: Ralph Rugoff

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
7:00pm– 8:30pm

The Power Plant's long-running International Lecture Series (ILS) program brings some of today's greatest thinkers from around the world - high-profile artist, curators, and cultural commentators - to Toronto. Join our guest speakers as they present on their own work and on salient topics in contemporary art and culture. On 16 April we welcome renowned curator and writer Ralph Rugoff.

April 17, 2018

Kader Attia: The Field of Emotion

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

Kader Attia creates works that explore the notion of repair as both a physical and symbolic act. His first Canadian solo exhibition The Field of Emotion brings together recent and newly commissioned works that confront us with traumas of the past and their spectres in the present.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Emeka Ogboh: The Song of the Germans

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

Emeka Ogboh frequently explores conditions of listening and sound as a medium of intervention and knowledge exchange. Titled The Song of the Germans, his installation at The Power Plant raises questions of national identity, citizenship and belonging and is a timely examination of issues felt increasingly all across the globe, including in Canada.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Michael Landy: DEMONSTRATION

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

For his exhibition, Michael Landy invites the public to collaborate in building a ‘wall of protest’ by submitting images, words, texts and slogans that represent their thoughts and feelings—of hope or of despair, on matters small or large, from high to low and across the cultural spectrum—to be transformed by the artist into drawings.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Visual Arts Exhibitions – Winter 2018

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Harbourfront Centre presents six exhibitions spanning architecture, craft, photography, installation, art, contemporary jewellery, and more.

February 6 – April 22, 2018

Pottery (6 Weeks)

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
6:30pm– 9:30pm

In this 6-week course, participants learn to make cups, vases and bowls on the pottery wheel and with hand-building techniques.

February 28 – April 19, 2018

Michael Landy: DEMONSTRATION

Thursday, April 19, 2018
10:00am– 8:00pm

For his exhibition, Michael Landy invites the public to collaborate in building a ‘wall of protest’ by submitting images, words, texts and slogans that represent their thoughts and feelings—of hope or of despair, on matters small or large, from high to low and across the cultural spectrum—to be transformed by the artist into drawings.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Kader Attia: The Field of Emotion

Thursday, April 19, 2018
10:00am– 8:00pm

Kader Attia creates works that explore the notion of repair as both a physical and symbolic act. His first Canadian solo exhibition The Field of Emotion brings together recent and newly commissioned works that confront us with traumas of the past and their spectres in the present.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Emeka Ogboh: The Song of the Germans

Thursday, April 19, 2018
10:00am– 8:00pm

Emeka Ogboh frequently explores conditions of listening and sound as a medium of intervention and knowledge exchange. Titled The Song of the Germans, his installation at The Power Plant raises questions of national identity, citizenship and belonging and is a timely examination of issues felt increasingly all across the globe, including in Canada.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Michael Landy: DEMONSTRATION

Thursday, April 19, 2018
10:00am– 8:00pm

For his exhibition, Michael Landy invites the public to collaborate in building a ‘wall of protest’ by submitting images, words, texts and slogans that represent their thoughts and feelings—of hope or of despair, on matters small or large, from high to low and across the cultural spectrum—to be transformed by the artist into drawings.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Visual Arts Exhibitions – Winter 2018

Thursday, April 19, 2018
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Harbourfront Centre presents six exhibitions spanning architecture, craft, photography, installation, art, contemporary jewellery, and more.

February 6 – April 22, 2018

Pottery (6 Weeks)

Thursday, April 19, 2018
6:30pm– 9:30pm

In this 6-week course, participants learn to make cups, vases and bowls on the pottery wheel and with hand-building techniques.

February 28 – April 19, 2018

Kader Attia: The Field of Emotion

Friday, April 20, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

Kader Attia creates works that explore the notion of repair as both a physical and symbolic act. His first Canadian solo exhibition The Field of Emotion brings together recent and newly commissioned works that confront us with traumas of the past and their spectres in the present.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Michael Landy: DEMONSTRATION

Friday, April 20, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

For his exhibition, Michael Landy invites the public to collaborate in building a ‘wall of protest’ by submitting images, words, texts and slogans that represent their thoughts and feelings—of hope or of despair, on matters small or large, from high to low and across the cultural spectrum—to be transformed by the artist into drawings.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Emeka Ogboh: The Song of the Germans

Friday, April 20, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

Emeka Ogboh frequently explores conditions of listening and sound as a medium of intervention and knowledge exchange. Titled The Song of the Germans, his installation at The Power Plant raises questions of national identity, citizenship and belonging and is a timely examination of issues felt increasingly all across the globe, including in Canada.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Visual Arts Exhibitions – Winter 2018

Friday, April 20, 2018
12:00pm– 8:00pm

Harbourfront Centre presents six exhibitions spanning architecture, craft, photography, installation, art, contemporary jewellery, and more.

February 6 – April 22, 2018

Glass Blowing (Weekend)

Friday, April 20, 2018
6:30pm– 9:30pm

This weekend course covers solid (such as paperweights) and blown forms (such cups, bowls and plates), colour application, hot and cold techniques and use of studio equipment.

January 12 – May 25, 2018

Emeka Ogboh: The Song of the Germans

Saturday, April 21, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

Emeka Ogboh frequently explores conditions of listening and sound as a medium of intervention and knowledge exchange. Titled The Song of the Germans, his installation at The Power Plant raises questions of national identity, citizenship and belonging and is a timely examination of issues felt increasingly all across the globe, including in Canada.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Michael Landy: DEMONSTRATION

Saturday, April 21, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

For his exhibition, Michael Landy invites the public to collaborate in building a ‘wall of protest’ by submitting images, words, texts and slogans that represent their thoughts and feelings—of hope or of despair, on matters small or large, from high to low and across the cultural spectrum—to be transformed by the artist into drawings.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Kader Attia: The Field of Emotion

Saturday, April 21, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

Kader Attia creates works that explore the notion of repair as both a physical and symbolic act. His first Canadian solo exhibition The Field of Emotion brings together recent and newly commissioned works that confront us with traumas of the past and their spectres in the present.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Visual Arts Exhibitions – Winter 2018

Saturday, April 21, 2018
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Harbourfront Centre presents six exhibitions spanning architecture, craft, photography, installation, art, contemporary jewellery, and more.

February 6 – April 22, 2018

dance Immersion presents Doing Our Thing

Saturday, April 21, 2018
8:00pm

dance Immersion is proud to present Doing Our Thing, a showcase of artists celebrating a myriad of expressive artistry reflected within a diverse roaster of artists.

April 21, 2018

Kader Attia: The Field of Emotion

Sunday, April 22, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

Kader Attia creates works that explore the notion of repair as both a physical and symbolic act. His first Canadian solo exhibition The Field of Emotion brings together recent and newly commissioned works that confront us with traumas of the past and their spectres in the present.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Emeka Ogboh: The Song of the Germans

Sunday, April 22, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

Emeka Ogboh frequently explores conditions of listening and sound as a medium of intervention and knowledge exchange. Titled The Song of the Germans, his installation at The Power Plant raises questions of national identity, citizenship and belonging and is a timely examination of issues felt increasingly all across the globe, including in Canada.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Michael Landy: DEMONSTRATION

Sunday, April 22, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

For his exhibition, Michael Landy invites the public to collaborate in building a ‘wall of protest’ by submitting images, words, texts and slogans that represent their thoughts and feelings—of hope or of despair, on matters small or large, from high to low and across the cultural spectrum—to be transformed by the artist into drawings.

January 27 – May 13, 2018

Silkscreen Printing (1 Day)

Sunday, April 22, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

Students learn how to make screen positives, coat and shoot silkscreens. Students take home their own original screen prints at the end of the day.

April 22, 2018

Earring and Pendant Fabrication (Half Day)

Sunday, April 22, 2018
11:00am– 4:00pm

In this five-hour workshop, participants will learn the basic techniques required to fabricate a set of earrings and a pendant out of sterling silver and semi-precious stones.

April 22 – May 19, 2018

Visual Arts Exhibitions – Winter 2018

Sunday, April 22, 2018
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Harbourfront Centre presents six exhibitions spanning architecture, craft, photography, installation, art, contemporary jewellery, and more.

February 6 – April 22, 2018

Sunday Scene: Kamal Al-Solaylee

Sunday, April 22, 2018
2:00pm– 3:00pm

Kamal Al-Solaylee is the author of the national bestselling memoir Intolerable: A Memoir of Extremes, which won the 2013 Toronto Book Award. His second book, Brown, was a finalist for the Governor General Literary Awards in Nonfiction and won the Shaughnessy Cohen Prize for Political Writing. Al-Solaylee is also an associate professor of journalism at Ryerson University, and will discuss Michael Landy’s exhibition DEMONSTRATION.

April 22, 2018

Power Kids: Wearable Words

Sunday, April 22, 2018
3:00pm– 5:00pm

DEMONSTRATION, Michael Landy’s exhibition, is full of hand-drawn visual signs that reflect the thoughts and ideas of our local and national community. But signs are only one of the many ways people can share their thoughts and concerns with others. Throughout history, people have expressed themselves through marches, posters, flyers, buttons and books. This workshop explores the concept of “peaceful protest” by means of creating a printed t-shirt you can wear to share your message with others.

April 22, 2018

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