July 22-28, 2013
Week 30 of Year 2013

Jimmy Robert: Draw the Line

Tuesday, July 23, 2013 10:00 AM - 6:00PM

The Power Plant is pleased to present a solo exhibition of work by Brussels-based artist Jimmy Robert, questioning the limits of his body, of the media he uses, of our understanding of exhibitions, and the various disciplines his work encompasses. Curated by Julia Paoli.

June 22 - September 2, 2013

Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art

Tuesday, July 23, 2013 10:00 AM - 6:00PM

The Power Plant is proud to present a group exhibition featuring paintings, sculpture, installation, video and works on paper from the 1960s to the present by over fifty artists and writers exploring the artistic possibilities of language.

June 22 - September 2, 2013

Visual Arts Exhibitions Summer 2013

Tuesday, July 23, 2013 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

Seven new exhibitions, all of which explore the idea of "terrain" through an artistic lens. Our exhibitions run site-wide, indoors and out, giving you an up-close and personal perspective.

June 22 - September 15, 2013

Jimmy Robert: Draw the Line

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 10:00 AM - 6:00PM

The Power Plant is pleased to present a solo exhibition of work by Brussels-based artist Jimmy Robert, questioning the limits of his body, of the media he uses, of our understanding of exhibitions, and the various disciplines his work encompasses. Curated by Julia Paoli.

June 22 - September 2, 2013

Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 10:00 AM - 6:00PM

The Power Plant is proud to present a group exhibition featuring paintings, sculpture, installation, video and works on paper from the 1960s to the present by over fifty artists and writers exploring the artistic possibilities of language.

June 22 - September 2, 2013

Visual Arts Exhibitions Summer 2013

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

Seven new exhibitions, all of which explore the idea of "terrain" through an artistic lens. Our exhibitions run site-wide, indoors and out, giving you an up-close and personal perspective.

June 22 - September 15, 2013

Free Flicks presents Top Secret!

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 9:00 PM

Val Kilmer is singing sensation Nick Rivers in Jim Abrahams, Jerry Zucker and David Zucker’s magnificent, demented fusion of WWII thrillers and Elvis movies, featuring parody songs so convincing you’d swear they came straight out of the 1960s.

July 24, 2013

Jimmy Robert: Draw the Line

Thursday, July 25, 2013 10:00 AM - 8:00PM

The Power Plant is pleased to present a solo exhibition of work by Brussels-based artist Jimmy Robert, questioning the limits of his body, of the media he uses, of our understanding of exhibitions, and the various disciplines his work encompasses. Curated by Julia Paoli.

June 22 - September 2, 2013

Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art

Thursday, July 25, 2013 10:00 AM - 8:00PM

The Power Plant is proud to present a group exhibition featuring paintings, sculpture, installation, video and works on paper from the 1960s to the present by over fifty artists and writers exploring the artistic possibilities of language.

June 22 - September 2, 2013

Visual Arts Exhibitions Summer 2013

Thursday, July 25, 2013 12:00 PM - 8:00PM

Seven new exhibitions, all of which explore the idea of "terrain" through an artistic lens. Our exhibitions run site-wide, indoors and out, giving you an up-close and personal perspective.

June 22 - September 15, 2013

LIVE / Gareth Long and Derek Sullivan: The Illustrated Dictionary of Received Ideas

Thursday, July 25, 2013 5:00 PM - 8:00PM

This live drawing session is an on-going project by artists Gareth Long and Derek Sullivan to illustrate and 'copy' Gustave Flaubert's Dictionary of Received Ideas (1911-13), contributing to the seemingly endless cycle of mimicry and citation taking place in the book.

July 25-27, 2013

Jimmy Robert: Draw the Line

Friday, July 26, 2013 10:00 AM - 8:00PM

The Power Plant is pleased to present a solo exhibition of work by Brussels-based artist Jimmy Robert, questioning the limits of his body, of the media he uses, of our understanding of exhibitions, and the various disciplines his work encompasses. Curated by Julia Paoli.

June 22 - September 2, 2013

Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art

Friday, July 26, 2013 10:00 AM - 8:00PM

The Power Plant is proud to present a group exhibition featuring paintings, sculpture, installation, video and works on paper from the 1960s to the present by over fifty artists and writers exploring the artistic possibilities of language.

June 22 - September 2, 2013

Visual Arts Exhibitions Summer 2013

Friday, July 26, 2013 12:00 PM - 8:00PM

Seven new exhibitions, all of which explore the idea of "terrain" through an artistic lens. Our exhibitions run site-wide, indoors and out, giving you an up-close and personal perspective.

June 22 - September 15, 2013

LIVE / Gareth Long and Derek Sullivan: The Illustrated Dictionary of Received Ideas

Friday, July 26, 2013 1:00 PM - 4:00PM

This live drawing session is an on-going project by artists Gareth Long and Derek Sullivan to illustrate and 'copy' Gustave Flaubert's Dictionary of Received Ideas (1911-13), contributing to the seemingly endless cycle of mimicry and citation taking place in the book.

July 25-27, 2013

World Café

Friday, July 26, 2013 6:00 PM - 12:00AM

The best cuisine from around the world, offering unique and fun dining experiences!

July 26-28, 2013

Deep-Fried Brass w/ General Eclectic

Friday, July 26, 2013 7:00 PM

General Eclectic is on the decks while Gourmet on the Go dishes out deep-fried risotto.

July 26, 2013

Fanfares

Friday, July 26, 2013 7:00 PM - 10:00PM

Watch out! There's a fanfare about. A traditional and classic way of celebrating an event, from regal to rudimentary. Watch (and listen) out for the fanfare groups (Hannaford Youth Band and AIM Toronto Brass Ensemble) wandering the site.

July 26-28, 2013

Visual Sounds: Sean Frey and DJ General Eclectic

Friday, July 26, 2013 9:00 PM - 9:30PM

Through live projections of ink, shadow puppetry and found objects, Sean will be creating an evolving landscape of light and shadow in response the DJ General Eclectic’s grooves – from Gangbe Brass Band to Thomas Tallis.

July 26, 2013

Film Screening: Music for Wilderness Lake

Friday, July 26, 2013 9:30 PM - 10:00PM

Music for Wilderness Lake is a documentary film that traces the development and performance of a piece of "environmental music" written by Canadian composer, R. Murray Schafer.

July 26-27, 2013

Film Screening: Music for Wilderness Lake

Friday, July 26, 2013 10:30 PM - 11:00PM

Music for Wilderness Lake is a documentary film that traces the development and performance of a piece of "environmental music" written by Canadian composer, R. Murray Schafer.

July 26-27, 2013

Listening Trees

Saturday, July 27, 2013 12:00 AM

An opportunity to listen to recordings of famous brass symphonies, new recordings or charming brass music-based stories such as Tubby the Tuba.

July 27-28, 2013

Jimmy Robert: Draw the Line

Saturday, July 27, 2013 10:00 AM - 8:00PM

The Power Plant is pleased to present a solo exhibition of work by Brussels-based artist Jimmy Robert, questioning the limits of his body, of the media he uses, of our understanding of exhibitions, and the various disciplines his work encompasses. Curated by Julia Paoli.

June 22 - September 2, 2013

Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art

Saturday, July 27, 2013 10:00 AM - 8:00PM

The Power Plant is proud to present a group exhibition featuring paintings, sculpture, installation, video and works on paper from the 1960s to the present by over fifty artists and writers exploring the artistic possibilities of language.

June 22 - September 2, 2013

World Café

Saturday, July 27, 2013 12:00 PM - 12:00AM

The best cuisine from around the world, offering unique and fun dining experiences!

July 26-28, 2013

Visual Arts Exhibitions Summer 2013

Saturday, July 27, 2013 12:00 PM - 8:00PM

Seven new exhibitions, all of which explore the idea of "terrain" through an artistic lens. Our exhibitions run site-wide, indoors and out, giving you an up-close and personal perspective.

June 22 - September 15, 2013

Sounds Crazy: The Science of Music with Al Simmons

Saturday, July 27, 2013 12:30 PM - 1:30PM

A hilarious musical exploration of… junk!

July 27, 2013 12&17

LIVE / Gareth Long and Derek Sullivan: The Illustrated Dictionary of Received Ideas

Saturday, July 27, 2013 1:00 PM - 4:00PM

This live drawing session is an on-going project by artists Gareth Long and Derek Sullivan to illustrate and 'copy' Gustave Flaubert's Dictionary of Received Ideas (1911-13), contributing to the seemingly endless cycle of mimicry and citation taking place in the book.

July 25-27, 2013

Horn Making: To Play or Wear!

Saturday, July 27, 2013 1:00 PM - 6:00PM

Make your own trumpet or horn which makes a real sound, decorate it or wear as a hat!

July 27-28, 2013

Shiny Heart

Saturday, July 27, 2013 1:00 PM - 11:00PM

A visual arts installation by Janet Morton where a tuba becomes covered in yarn, increasingly muffling the sound of the instrument before unraveling.

July 27-28, 2013

Fanfares

Saturday, July 27, 2013 1:30 PM - 8:00PM

Watch out! There's a fanfare about. A traditional and classic way of celebrating an event, from regal to rudimentary. Watch (and listen) out for the fanfare groups (Hannaford Youth Band and AIM Toronto Brass Ensemble) wandering the site.

July 26-28, 2013

Hannaford Youth Band

Saturday, July 27, 2013 3:30 PM - 5:00PM

Members of the Hannaford Youth Band perform a short program of classic brass band music with brio and brilliance.

July 27-28, 2013

Toot Your Horn

Saturday, July 27, 2013 4:30 PM - 5:00PM

All the young people who have made trumpets and horns on-site are invited to toot their own horns along to “The Imperial March” theme from Star Wars… with a very special guest conductor.

July 27, 2013

Sounds Crazy: The Science of Music with Al Simmons

Saturday, July 27, 2013 5:00 PM - 6:00PM

A hilarious musical exploration of… junk!

July 27, 2013 12&17

Short Film Screening: Tubby the Tuba

Saturday, July 27, 2013 6:30 PM

Tubby the Tuba, an American animated short film, directed by George Pal as part of his Puppetoon series, is based on the original song by Paul Tripp and George Kleinsinger.

July 27, 2013

Film Screening: Music for Wilderness Lake

Saturday, July 27, 2013 8:00 PM - 8:30PM

Music for Wilderness Lake is a documentary film that traces the development and performance of a piece of "environmental music" written by Canadian composer, R. Murray Schafer.

July 26-27, 2013

Film Screening: Brassed Off

Saturday, July 27, 2013 8:30 PM - 10:15PM

A hard-hitting but ultimately uplifting film about comradeship, the effects of political decision and music.

July 27, 2013

Listening Trees

Sunday, July 28, 2013 12:00 AM

An opportunity to listen to recordings of famous brass symphonies, new recordings or charming brass music-based stories such as Tubby the Tuba.

July 27-28, 2013

Jimmy Robert: Draw the Line

Sunday, July 28, 2013 10:00 AM - 6:00PM

The Power Plant is pleased to present a solo exhibition of work by Brussels-based artist Jimmy Robert, questioning the limits of his body, of the media he uses, of our understanding of exhibitions, and the various disciplines his work encompasses. Curated by Julia Paoli.

June 22 - September 2, 2013

Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art

Sunday, July 28, 2013 10:00 AM - 6:00PM

The Power Plant is proud to present a group exhibition featuring paintings, sculpture, installation, video and works on paper from the 1960s to the present by over fifty artists and writers exploring the artistic possibilities of language.

June 22 - September 2, 2013

World Café

Sunday, July 28, 2013 12:00 PM - 8:00PM

The best cuisine from around the world, offering unique and fun dining experiences!

July 26-28, 2013

Visual Arts Exhibitions Summer 2013

Sunday, July 28, 2013 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

Seven new exhibitions, all of which explore the idea of "terrain" through an artistic lens. Our exhibitions run site-wide, indoors and out, giving you an up-close and personal perspective.

June 22 - September 15, 2013

Hannaford Youth Band

Sunday, July 28, 2013 1:00 PM - 1:30PM

Members of the Hannaford Youth Band perform a short program of classic brass band music with brio and brilliance.

July 27-28, 2013

Horn Making: To Play or Wear!

Sunday, July 28, 2013 1:00 PM - 5:00PM

Make your own trumpet or horn which makes a real sound, decorate it or wear as a hat!

July 27-28, 2013

Shiny Heart

Sunday, July 28, 2013 1:00 PM - 6:00PM

A visual arts installation by Janet Morton where a tuba becomes covered in yarn, increasingly muffling the sound of the instrument before unraveling.

July 27-28, 2013

Hannaford Youth Band

Sunday, July 28, 2013 1:30 PM - 2:00PM

Members of the Hannaford Youth Band perform a short program of classic brass band music with brio and brilliance.

July 27-28, 2013

Fanfares

Sunday, July 28, 2013 2:00 PM - 6:00PM

Watch out! There's a fanfare about. A traditional and classic way of celebrating an event, from regal to rudimentary. Watch (and listen) out for the fanfare groups (Hannaford Youth Band and AIM Toronto Brass Ensemble) wandering the site.

July 26-28, 2013

Naadhashram Academy for Musical Excellence

Sunday, July 28, 2013 3:30 PM

Performances by students from the Naadhashram Academy for Musical Excellence.

July 28, 2013 15&16

Fanfare Workshop

Sunday, July 28, 2013 3:30 PM - 4:30PM

An opportunity to learn the finale fanfare – BIG BOAT BLAST – and play along with the Hannaford Street Silver band as the rousing end note to Classical V: Brass!

July 28, 2013

Naadhashram Academy for Musical Excellence

Sunday, July 28, 2013 4:00 PM

Performances by students from the Naadhashram Academy for Musical Excellence.

July 28, 2013 15&16

Naadhashram Academy for Musical Excellence

Sunday, July 28, 2013 4:30 PM

Performances by students from the Naadhashram Academy for Musical Excellence.

July 28, 2013 15&16

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