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July 23-29,2018
Week 30 of Year 2018

Ola Volo – The Peacock's Tale

Monday, July 23, 2018
12:00am–12:00am

Kazakhstan-Canadian illustrator Ola Volo deep-dives into the subtleties of human nature, celebrating life’s little surprises along the way.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Pop-Up! Museum of Failure

Monday, July 23, 2018
10:00am–11:00pm

For every success like the iPhone, the VCR and the Ford Mustang, there are the Apple Newtons, Betamaxes and Edsels that crashed and burned.

Event run: July 13–29,2018

Sean Martindale

Monday, July 23, 2018
10:00am–11:00pm

Award-winning interdisciplinary artist Sean Martindale, known for his contemporary interventions in public spaces, activates Harbourfront Centre for BRAVE.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Paddleboat Rides on the Natrel Pond

Monday, July 23, 2018
3:00pm– 8:00pm

Take a break from the action and enjoy a fun float on the Natrel Pond, located beside the picturesque Harbourfront Centre boardwalk.

Event run: June 26 – September 3, 2018

Ola Volo – The Peacock's Tale

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
12:00am–12:00am

Kazakhstan-Canadian illustrator Ola Volo deep-dives into the subtleties of human nature, celebrating life’s little surprises along the way.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Pop-Up! Museum of Failure

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
10:00am–11:00pm

For every success like the iPhone, the VCR and the Ford Mustang, there are the Apple Newtons, Betamaxes and Edsels that crashed and burned.

Event run: July 13–29,2018

Ellen Gallagher: Nu-Nile

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

Encompassing paintings, drawings and films, The Power Plant presents Ellen Gallagher’s first exhibition in Canada.

Event run: June 23 – September 3, 2018

Grada Kilomba: Secrets to Tell

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents Grada Kilomba's first solo exhibtion in North America.

Event run: June 23 – September 3, 2018

Abbas Akhavan: variations on a landscape

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

For the fourth iteration of the Fleck Clerestory Commission Program, The Power Plant has invited Abbas Akhavan to develop a new work for this specific site.

Event run: June 23 – September 2, 2018

Sean Martindale

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
10:00am–11:00pm

Award-winning interdisciplinary artist Sean Martindale, known for his contemporary interventions in public spaces, activates Harbourfront Centre for BRAVE.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Exchanges: Dialogue, Hesitation & Creation – An exhibition of work from the Feminist Photography Network’s Online Residency

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
12:00pm– 6:00pm

This showcase of work by woman-identified photographers underlines how the mess of daily life can both inspire and crush the spirit of art.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Paddleboat Rides on the Natrel Pond

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
3:00pm– 8:00pm

Take a break from the action and enjoy a fun float on the Natrel Pond, located beside the picturesque Harbourfront Centre boardwalk.

Event run: June 26 – September 3, 2018

Introductory Jewellery (6 Weeks)

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
6:30pm– 9:30pm

In this 6-week course, participants learn a wide range of jewellery techniques such as piercing, soldering, filing, polishing, and surface techniques through creating samples and finished pieces.

Event run: July 24, 2018

Ola Volo – The Peacock's Tale

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
12:00am–12:00am

Kazakhstan-Canadian illustrator Ola Volo deep-dives into the subtleties of human nature, celebrating life’s little surprises along the way.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Pop-Up! Museum of Failure

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
10:00am–11:00pm

For every success like the iPhone, the VCR and the Ford Mustang, there are the Apple Newtons, Betamaxes and Edsels that crashed and burned.

Event run: July 13–29,2018

Grada Kilomba: Secrets to Tell

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents Grada Kilomba's first solo exhibtion in North America.

Event run: June 23 – September 3, 2018

Abbas Akhavan: variations on a landscape

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

For the fourth iteration of the Fleck Clerestory Commission Program, The Power Plant has invited Abbas Akhavan to develop a new work for this specific site.

Event run: June 23 – September 2, 2018

Sean Martindale

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
10:00am–11:00pm

Award-winning interdisciplinary artist Sean Martindale, known for his contemporary interventions in public spaces, activates Harbourfront Centre for BRAVE.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Exchanges: Dialogue, Hesitation & Creation – An exhibition of work from the Feminist Photography Network’s Online Residency

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
12:00pm– 6:00pm

This showcase of work by woman-identified photographers underlines how the mess of daily life can both inspire and crush the spirit of art.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Paddleboat Rides on the Natrel Pond

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
3:00pm– 8:00pm

Take a break from the action and enjoy a fun float on the Natrel Pond, located beside the picturesque Harbourfront Centre boardwalk.

Event run: June 26 – September 3, 2018

Ola Volo – The Peacock's Tale

Thursday, July 26, 2018
12:00am–12:00am

Kazakhstan-Canadian illustrator Ola Volo deep-dives into the subtleties of human nature, celebrating life’s little surprises along the way.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Pop-Up! Museum of Failure

Thursday, July 26, 2018
10:00am–11:00pm

For every success like the iPhone, the VCR and the Ford Mustang, there are the Apple Newtons, Betamaxes and Edsels that crashed and burned.

Event run: July 13–29,2018

Ellen Gallagher: Nu-Nile

Thursday, July 26, 2018
10:00am– 8:00pm

Encompassing paintings, drawings and films, The Power Plant presents Ellen Gallagher’s first exhibition in Canada.

Event run: June 23 – September 3, 2018

Grada Kilomba: Secrets to Tell

Thursday, July 26, 2018
10:00am– 8:00pm

The Power Plant presents Grada Kilomba's first solo exhibtion in North America.

Event run: June 23 – September 3, 2018

Abbas Akhavan: variations on a landscape

Thursday, July 26, 2018
10:00am– 8:00pm

For the fourth iteration of the Fleck Clerestory Commission Program, The Power Plant has invited Abbas Akhavan to develop a new work for this specific site.

Event run: June 23 – September 2, 2018

Sean Martindale

Thursday, July 26, 2018
10:00am–11:00pm

Award-winning interdisciplinary artist Sean Martindale, known for his contemporary interventions in public spaces, activates Harbourfront Centre for BRAVE.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Exchanges: Dialogue, Hesitation & Creation – An exhibition of work from the Feminist Photography Network’s Online Residency

Thursday, July 26, 2018
12:00pm– 6:00pm

This showcase of work by woman-identified photographers underlines how the mess of daily life can both inspire and crush the spirit of art.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Paddleboat Rides on the Natrel Pond

Thursday, July 26, 2018
3:00pm– 8:00pm

Take a break from the action and enjoy a fun float on the Natrel Pond, located beside the picturesque Harbourfront Centre boardwalk.

Event run: June 26 – September 3, 2018

Slow Art Tour

Thursday, July 26, 2018
6:30pm– 7:30pm

Pivoting off of the global event Slow Art Day, this program seeks to help more people discover for themselves the joy of looking at and loving art by encouraging visitors to look at art slowly, and then meet to talk about their experiences. While we share personal associations with the art, we can also make interpersonal connections with other participants.

Event run: July 26, 2018

Blythwood Winds: Flights of Fancy

Thursday, July 26, 2018
7:00pm– 8:00pm

Blythwood Winds present a program spanning the last century, from Elliot Carter to Disney's Beauty and the Beast. Part of Summer Music in the Garden.

Event run: July 26, 2018

Havana Nights

Thursday, July 26, 2018
7:00pm–10:00pm

Toronto-favourite ensemble Changui Havana set the stage with live music by the waterfront, while members of Baila Boogaloo Dance Company guide you through classical Latin dance moves. Part of Dancing on the Pier.

Event run: July 26, 2018

Bassem Youssef: The Joke Is Mightier than the Sword

Thursday, July 26, 2018
7:30pm

Forced to flee his home country, Bassem Youssef proves the only way to be a satirist in Egypt is to be a satirist outside Egypt. Even Jon Stewart raves.

Event run: July 26, 2018

Ola Volo – The Peacock's Tale

Friday, July 27, 2018
12:00am–12:00am

Kazakhstan-Canadian illustrator Ola Volo deep-dives into the subtleties of human nature, celebrating life’s little surprises along the way.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Pop-Up! Museum of Failure

Friday, July 27, 2018
10:00am–11:00pm

For every success like the iPhone, the VCR and the Ford Mustang, there are the Apple Newtons, Betamaxes and Edsels that crashed and burned.

Event run: July 13–29,2018

Ellen Gallagher: Nu-Nile

Friday, July 27, 2018
10:00am– 6:00pm

Encompassing paintings, drawings and films, The Power Plant presents Ellen Gallagher’s first exhibition in Canada.

Event run: June 23 – September 3, 2018

Grada Kilomba: Secrets to Tell

Friday, July 27, 2018
10:00am– 6:00pm

The Power Plant presents Grada Kilomba's first solo exhibtion in North America.

Event run: June 23 – September 3, 2018

Abbas Akhavan: variations on a landscape

Friday, July 27, 2018
10:00am– 6:00pm

For the fourth iteration of the Fleck Clerestory Commission Program, The Power Plant has invited Abbas Akhavan to develop a new work for this specific site.

Event run: June 23 – September 2, 2018

Sean Martindale

Friday, July 27, 2018
10:00am–11:00pm

Award-winning interdisciplinary artist Sean Martindale, known for his contemporary interventions in public spaces, activates Harbourfront Centre for BRAVE.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Exchanges: Dialogue, Hesitation & Creation – An exhibition of work from the Feminist Photography Network’s Online Residency

Friday, July 27, 2018
12:00pm– 8:00pm

This showcase of work by woman-identified photographers underlines how the mess of daily life can both inspire and crush the spirit of art.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Paddleboat Rides on the Natrel Pond

Friday, July 27, 2018
3:00pm– 8:00pm

Take a break from the action and enjoy a fun float on the Natrel Pond, located beside the picturesque Harbourfront Centre boardwalk.

Event run: June 26 – September 3, 2018

Human Flow

Friday, July 27, 2018
6:00pm

Human Flow is an epic film journey, a powerful visual expression of the recent refugee crisis.

Event run: July 27, 2018

nêhiyawak

Friday, July 27, 2018
8:00pm

nêhiyawak hails from amiskwaciy (Edmonton) on Treaty 6 territory. Comprised of Kris Harper, Matthew Cardinal, and Marek Tyler - three Indigenous musicians coalescing at the intersection between traditional and contemporary music.

Event run: July 27, 2018

Ramy Essam

Friday, July 27, 2018
9:30pm

This event has been cancelled.

Event run: July 27, 2018

Ola Volo – The Peacock's Tale

Saturday, July 28, 2018
12:00am–12:00am

Kazakhstan-Canadian illustrator Ola Volo deep-dives into the subtleties of human nature, celebrating life’s little surprises along the way.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Pop-Up! Museum of Failure

Saturday, July 28, 2018
10:00am– 5:30pm

For every success like the iPhone, the VCR and the Ford Mustang, there are the Apple Newtons, Betamaxes and Edsels that crashed and burned.

Event run: July 13–29,2018

Ellen Gallagher: Nu-Nile

Saturday, July 28, 2018
10:00am– 6:00pm

Encompassing paintings, drawings and films, The Power Plant presents Ellen Gallagher’s first exhibition in Canada.

Event run: June 23 – September 3, 2018

Grada Kilomba: Secrets to Tell

Saturday, July 28, 2018
10:00am– 6:00pm

The Power Plant presents Grada Kilomba's first solo exhibtion in North America.

Event run: June 23 – September 3, 2018

Abbas Akhavan: variations on a landscape

Saturday, July 28, 2018
10:00am– 6:00pm

For the fourth iteration of the Fleck Clerestory Commission Program, The Power Plant has invited Abbas Akhavan to develop a new work for this specific site.

Event run: June 23 – September 2, 2018

Sean Martindale

Saturday, July 28, 2018
10:00am–11:00pm

Award-winning interdisciplinary artist Sean Martindale, known for his contemporary interventions in public spaces, activates Harbourfront Centre for BRAVE.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Paddleboat Rides on the Natrel Pond

Saturday, July 28, 2018
11:00am– 8:00pm

Take a break from the action and enjoy a fun float on the Natrel Pond, located beside the picturesque Harbourfront Centre boardwalk.

Event run: June 26 – September 3, 2018

Exchanges: Dialogue, Hesitation & Creation – An exhibition of work from the Feminist Photography Network’s Online Residency

Saturday, July 28, 2018
12:00pm– 8:00pm

This showcase of work by woman-identified photographers underlines how the mess of daily life can both inspire and crush the spirit of art.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Trophy

Saturday, July 28, 2018
12:00pm–10:00pm

Audience reaction helps weave the insightful tales of this walk through a pop-up city of stories.

Event run: July 28–29,2018

Friends of the BRAVE

Saturday, July 28, 2018
12:00pm–11:00pm

Learn more about service organizations making a difference during our final BRAVE weekend.

Event run: July 28–29,2018

Dorjee Tsering

Saturday, July 28, 2018
2:00pm

Dorjee Tsering has devoted his life to learning the ancient ways of Tibetan music and sharing these traditions with as many people as he can.

Event run: July 28, 2018

Migrant Dreams

Saturday, July 28, 2018
2:30pm

This powerful documentary tells the under-told story of migrant agricultural workers battling Canada’s Temporary Foreign Worker Program.

Event run: July 28, 2018

The Main Ingredient Silent Disco

Saturday, July 28, 2018
3:00pm– 8:00pm

Dance to the beat of your own drum at The Main Ingredient Silent Disco, with your choice of three channels of music spun by some of Toronto’s best DJs on wireless headphones.

Event run: July 14–29,2018

Methal

Saturday, July 28, 2018
4:00pm

Singing in English and Arabic, this creative singer/songwriter from Yemen uses her haunting melodies to help effect change.

Event run: July 28, 2018

Moskitto Bar

Saturday, July 28, 2018
7:00pm

Toronto-based Moskitto Bar will take you on a unique musical journey from the Middle-Eastern desert to the Celtic plains of France, via the Carpathian Mountains of the Balkans

Event run: July 28, 2018

OKAN

Saturday, July 28, 2018
8:00pm

Blending jazz, Afro-Cuban and classical with world rhythms, OKAN takes inspiration from the roots of Cuban music.

Event run: July 28, 2018

Ana Tijoux Presents Roja y Negro

Saturday, July 28, 2018
9:30pm

Renowned Grammy-winning French-Chilean musician Ana Tijoux reconnects with her roots, championing disenfranchised Latinos everywhere.

Event run: July 28, 2018

Exiled at Night

Saturday, July 28, 2018
10:30pm– 3:30am

Experience a multi-sensory late-night party extravaganza taking over the entire Artport building for one night only.

Event run: July 28, 2018

Ola Volo – The Peacock's Tale

Sunday, July 29, 2018
12:00am–12:00am

Kazakhstan-Canadian illustrator Ola Volo deep-dives into the subtleties of human nature, celebrating life’s little surprises along the way.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Intro To Sewing: Market Bag (1 Day)

Sunday, July 29, 2018
10:00am– 5:00pm

Learn the basics of sewing to create a traditional Japanese market bag, also called an Azuma bag.

Event run: July 29 – August 19, 2018

Pop-Up! Museum of Failure

Sunday, July 29, 2018
10:00am– 9:00pm

For every success like the iPhone, the VCR and the Ford Mustang, there are the Apple Newtons, Betamaxes and Edsels that crashed and burned.

Event run: July 13–29,2018

Ellen Gallagher: Nu-Nile

Sunday, July 29, 2018
10:00am– 6:00pm

Encompassing paintings, drawings and films, The Power Plant presents Ellen Gallagher’s first exhibition in Canada.

Event run: June 23 – September 3, 2018

Grada Kilomba: Secrets to Tell

Sunday, July 29, 2018
10:00am– 6:00pm

The Power Plant presents Grada Kilomba's first solo exhibtion in North America.

Event run: June 23 – September 3, 2018

Abbas Akhavan: variations on a landscape

Sunday, July 29, 2018
10:00am– 6:00pm

For the fourth iteration of the Fleck Clerestory Commission Program, The Power Plant has invited Abbas Akhavan to develop a new work for this specific site.

Event run: June 23 – September 2, 2018

Sean Martindale

Sunday, July 29, 2018
10:00am

Award-winning interdisciplinary artist Sean Martindale, known for his contemporary interventions in public spaces, activates Harbourfront Centre for BRAVE.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Paddleboat Rides on the Natrel Pond

Sunday, July 29, 2018
11:00am– 8:00pm

Take a break from the action and enjoy a fun float on the Natrel Pond, located beside the picturesque Harbourfront Centre boardwalk.

Event run: June 26 – September 3, 2018

Exchanges: Dialogue, Hesitation & Creation – An exhibition of work from the Feminist Photography Network’s Online Residency

Sunday, July 29, 2018
12:00pm– 6:00pm

This showcase of work by woman-identified photographers underlines how the mess of daily life can both inspire and crush the spirit of art.

Event run: July 12–29,2018

Friends of the BRAVE

Sunday, July 29, 2018
12:00pm– 7:00pm

Learn more about service organizations making a difference during our final BRAVE weekend.

Event run: July 28–29,2018

Trophy

Sunday, July 29, 2018
1:00pm– 4:00pm

Audience reaction helps weave the insightful tales of this walk through a pop-up city of stories.

Event run: July 28–29,2018

The Main Ingredient Silent Disco

Sunday, July 29, 2018
2:00pm– 6:00pm

Dance to the beat of your own drum at The Main Ingredient Silent Disco, with your choice of three channels of music spun by some of Toronto’s best DJs on wireless headphones.

Event run: July 14–29,2018

They Will Have to Kill Us First

Sunday, July 29, 2018
2:00pm

This award-winning documentary follows Mali musicians in the wake of a jihadist takeover and the subsequent banning of music.

Event run: July 29, 2018

Sunday Scene: Kwame McKenzie

Sunday, July 29, 2018
2:00pm– 3:00pm

Dr. McKenzie is Director of Health Equity at CAMH. As a physician, psychiatrist, researcher and policy advisor, Dr. McKenzie has worked to identify the causes of mental illness, particularly in cross-cultural health, for over two decades. McKenzie will discuss Grada Kilomba’s exhibition Secrets to Tell.

Event run: July 29, 2018

Waleed Kush African Jazz Ensemble

Sunday, July 29, 2018
3:00pm

Enjoy a musical journey from East to West as ancient African rhythms blend with contemporary jazz arrangements.

Event run: July 29, 2018

Moskitto Bar: From Baghdad to Brittany

Sunday, July 29, 2018
4:00pm– 5:00pm

The Toronto-based Moskitto Bar will take you on a musical journey from the Middle-East desert to the Celtic plains of France, via the Carpathian Mountains of the Balkans. Part of Summer Music in the Garden.

Event run: July 29, 2018

Tickling Giants

Sunday, July 29, 2018
4:00pm

Witness the behind-the-scenes essence of surgeon-turned-comedian Bassem Youssef, the “Jon Stewart of Egypt.”

Event run: July 29, 2018

Daby Touré

Sunday, July 29, 2018
4:00pm

Daby Touré never fails to astound audiences with his ethereal voice, masterful guitar work and original songs.

Event run: July 29, 2018

Thomas Mapfumo and The Blacks Unlimited

Sunday, July 29, 2018
5:30pm

One of the best-known artists in African music is a musical-political force in the struggle for self-rule in Zimbabwe.

Event run: July 29, 2018

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

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