August 19-25, 2013
Week 34 of Year 2013

Jimmy Robert: Draw the Line

Tuesday, August 20, 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, August 20, 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, August 20, 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

Textiles - Silkscreen Printing

Tuesday, August 20, 2013 7:00 PM - 10:00PM

Learn how to prepare screen positives, coat and shoot silkscreens during this five-week course.

August 15-20, 2013

Jimmy Robert: Draw the Line

Wednesday, August 21, 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, August 21, 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, August 21, 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 Josie and the Pussycats

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 9:00 PM

A barbed satire that uses the Pussycats as a launching pad to comment on pop stardom, subliminal messaging and the lurking evil of corporate interference in the arts.

August 21, 2013

Jimmy Robert: Draw the Line

Thursday, August 22, 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, August 22, 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, August 22, 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

Jimmy Robert: Draw the Line

Friday, August 23, 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, August 23, 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, August 23, 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

World Café

Friday, August 23, 2013 6:00 PM - 10:00PM

Enjoy and explore Taiwanese cuisine at the 2013 TELUS TAIWANfest this summer!

August 23-25, 2013

Jimmy Robert: Draw the Line

Saturday, August 24, 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, August 24, 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

Saturday, August 24, 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

World Café

Saturday, August 24, 2013 12:00 PM - 10:00PM

Enjoy and explore Taiwanese cuisine at the 2013 TELUS TAIWANfest this summer!

August 23-25, 2013

Island Folk Games

Saturday, August 24, 2013 12:00 PM - 8:00PM

TELUS TAIWANfest has Five in a Row, Chinese shuttlecock, sandbag game, bamboo dance, three-legged race, and other Taiwanese folk games prepared for you to experience!

August 24-25, 2013

The Ship Show

Saturday, August 24, 2013 12:00 PM - 9:00PM

A showcase of ships from Siar Man Mi Sar Ko and Chuan-Jui Hung.

August 24-25, 2013

400 Years of Taiwan – A Green Photo Exhibit by Rhythms Monthly

Saturday, August 24, 2013 12:00 PM - 8:00PM

As Taiwan faces the challenges of the future, Rhythms Monthly, a publication by Tzu Chi Foundation, curated a photo exhibit examining the remarkable transformation on the island. Diagnosis of Taiwan - From the Perspective of Five Elements and Shorelines and Islands of Taiwan are two elements of the exhibit that will be featured.

August 24-25, 2013

Faces of Taiwan

Saturday, August 24, 2013 12:00 PM - 9:00PM

Bruce Pai, a lantern artist in Taiwan, shares his perspective of Taiwanese contemporary cultural fabric using traditional art of lantern-making.

August 24-25, 2013

Chatime Bubble Tea Garden

Saturday, August 24, 2013 12:00 PM - 8:00PM

We invite Chatime to create and build a bubble tea garden on site offering their world-famous beverages. Enjoy your authentic bubble tea and experience!

August 24-25, 2013

Easy Life

Saturday, August 24, 2013 12:00 PM - 9:30PM

With a long history of promoting simple and easy lifestyles, Tzu Chi Foundation is demonstrating how interesting and pleasant our lives can be if we choose an Easy Lifestyle.

August 24-25, 2013

Chinese Medicine Experience

Saturday, August 24, 2013 12:00 PM - 9:00PM

Get your first taste of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) or learn a new thing about your health! Tzu Chi Foundations and a group of TCM Practitioners will be on-site this weekend to provide a free consultation.

August 24-25, 2013

Survey Says

Saturday, August 24, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00PM

Play the game that reveals the untold stories of various lifestyles in Canada.

August 24-25, 2013

The Hot & Spicy Chef - Cheng-Chung Chen

Saturday, August 24, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00PM

Master Chung prepares a cold appetizer with the hottest mussels in town and salmons in tuxedos!

August 24-25, 2013

Ginalina – Sandcastle Magic Music to Inspire the Young at Heart

Saturday, August 24, 2013 2:00 PM - 3:00PM

Singer-songwriter Ginalina inspires imaginative play and creativity in kids of all ages. Get ready for upbeat folk songs, bubbles, dancing and more!

August 24-25, 2013

Farm-to-Table: A Culinary Adventure in Taiwan by Christine Liu & Stephen Aspinall

Saturday, August 24, 2013 3:30 PM - 4:30PM

Canadian trained chefs Christine Liu and Stephen Aspinall share fascinating stories about starting a farm-to-table restaurant in Taiwan.

August 24, 2013

Survey Says

Saturday, August 24, 2013 4:00 PM - 5:00PM

Play the game that reveals the untold stories of various lifestyles in Canada.

August 24-25, 2013

Survey Says

Saturday, August 24, 2013 6:00 PM - 7:00PM

Play the game that reveals the untold stories of various lifestyles in Canada.

August 24-25, 2013

The Brave Chef - Master Yung

Saturday, August 24, 2013 6:00 PM - 7:00PM

Ching-Yung Chen prepares his most famous dish, pyramid one-cut pork belly.

August 24-25, 2013

Film Screening: Smangus – A Year in the Clouds

Saturday, August 24, 2013 8:30 PM - 10:00PM

High in the mountains of Taiwan is the remote village of Samangus. Inhabited by a unique group of indigenous people called the Atayal, Samangus is the only place in Taiwan that now practices common ownership of land and property.

August 24, 2013

Jimmy Robert: Draw the Line

Sunday, August 25, 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, August 25, 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

Sunday, August 25, 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

World Café

Sunday, August 25, 2013 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

Enjoy and explore Taiwanese cuisine at the 2013 TELUS TAIWANfest this summer!

August 23-25, 2013

Island Folk Games

Sunday, August 25, 2013 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

TELUS TAIWANfest has Five in a Row, Chinese shuttlecock, sandbag game, bamboo dance, three-legged race, and other Taiwanese folk games prepared for you to experience!

August 24-25, 2013

The Ship Show

Sunday, August 25, 2013 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

A showcase of ships from Siar Man Mi Sar Ko and Chuan-Jui Hung.

August 24-25, 2013

400 Years of Taiwan – A Green Photo Exhibit by Rhythms Monthly

Sunday, August 25, 2013 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

As Taiwan faces the challenges of the future, Rhythms Monthly, a publication by Tzu Chi Foundation, curated a photo exhibit examining the remarkable transformation on the island. Diagnosis of Taiwan - From the Perspective of Five Elements and Shorelines and Islands of Taiwan are two elements of the exhibit that will be featured.

August 24-25, 2013

Faces of Taiwan

Sunday, August 25, 2013 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

Bruce Pai, a lantern artist in Taiwan, shares his perspective of Taiwanese contemporary cultural fabric using traditional art of lantern-making.

August 24-25, 2013

Chatime Bubble Tea Garden

Sunday, August 25, 2013 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

We invite Chatime to create and build a bubble tea garden on site offering their world-famous beverages. Enjoy your authentic bubble tea and experience!

August 24-25, 2013

Easy Life

Sunday, August 25, 2013 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

With a long history of promoting simple and easy lifestyles, Tzu Chi Foundation is demonstrating how interesting and pleasant our lives can be if we choose an Easy Lifestyle.

August 24-25, 2013

Chinese Medicine Experience

Sunday, August 25, 2013 12:00 PM - 6:00PM

Get your first taste of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) or learn a new thing about your health! Tzu Chi Foundations and a group of TCM Practitioners will be on-site this weekend to provide a free consultation.

August 24-25, 2013

Survey Says

Sunday, August 25, 2013 12:30 PM - 1:30PM

Play the game that reveals the untold stories of various lifestyles in Canada.

August 24-25, 2013

The Brave Chef - Master Yung

Sunday, August 25, 2013 1:00 PM - 2:00PM

Ching-Yung Chen prepares his most famous dish, pyramid one-cut pork belly.

August 24-25, 2013

SUNDAY SCENE / Sophie Busby & Cathy Waszczuk

Sunday, August 25, 2013 2:00 PM - 3:00PM

Sophie Busby, Curatorial Intern at The Power Plant, and Cathy Waszczuk, arts and museum researcher based in Toronto, will speak about the exhibitions Jimmy Robert: Draw The Line and Postscript: Writing After Conceptual Art, on view at The Power Plant.

August 25, 2013

Civilized vs. Indigenous?

Sunday, August 25, 2013 3:00 PM - 4:00PM

Master canoe craftsman Siar Man Mi Sar Ko will bring amazing Yami antiquities for display and explain the stories behind each one. Come watch the film, appreciate the exhibition, and listen to numerous cultural stories and taboos of Yami!

August 25, 2013

Survey Says

Sunday, August 25, 2013 3:30 PM - 4:30PM

Play the game that reveals the untold stories of various lifestyles in Canada.

August 24-25, 2013

The Hot & Spicy Chef - Cheng-Chung Chen

Sunday, August 25, 2013 3:30 PM - 4:30PM

Master Chung prepares a cold appetizer with the hottest mussels in town and salmons in tuxedos!

August 24-25, 2013

Ginalina – Sandcastle Magic Music to Inspire the Young at Heart

Sunday, August 25, 2013 4:00 PM - 5:00PM

Singer-songwriter Ginalina inspires imaginative play and creativity in kids of all ages. Get ready for upbeat folk songs, bubbles, dancing and more!

August 24-25, 2013

Film Screening: Ebb and Flow

Sunday, August 25, 2013 4:30 PM - 5:30PM

The extensive tidal flats connecting the Dadu and Zhuoshui River estuaries in southeastern Taiwan was once one of Taiwan’s most important bird habitats, but the passage of time has increasingly distanced the local fishing villages from the sea and its sustenance.

August 25, 2013

Survey Says

Sunday, August 25, 2013 5:00 PM - 6:00PM

Play the game that reveals the untold stories of various lifestyles in Canada.

August 24-25, 2013

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

For details inquire at the Info Desk or call 416-973-4000.

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