Box Office What's On Calendar
Festivals & Activities Programme Disciplines Subscribe

February 19-25,2018
Week 08 of Year 2018

Power Kids: Felted Friends

Monday, February 19, 2018
1:00pm– 2:00pm

Inspired by Kader Attia’s interest in the act of repair, this workshop invites participants to create a pair of mini plush toys using felt, string and other textiles. After creating their plush toys, participants are encouraged to gift one of their creations to someone experiencing sadness or loss.

February 19, 2018

Michael Landy: DEMONSTRATION

Tuesday, February 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

Kader Attia: The Field of Emotion

Tuesday, February 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

Emeka Ogboh: The Song of the Germans

Tuesday, February 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

Michael Landy: DEMONSTRATION

Wednesday, February 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

Wednesday, February 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

Emeka Ogboh: The Song of the Germans

Wednesday, February 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

Thursday, February 22, 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, February 22, 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, February 22, 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

Friday, February 23, 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

Friday, February 23, 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

Friday, February 23, 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, February 24, 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, February 24, 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

Saturday, February 24, 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, February 25, 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

Sunday, February 25, 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, February 25, 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

Sunday Scene: Lee Maracle

Sunday, February 25, 2018
2:00pm– 3:00pm

Lee Maracle is a Sto:Loh nation scholar and author who was born in North Vancouver, BC. She has published over 20 works, currently is a Mentor for Aboriginal Students at University of Toronto, where she also is a teacher, and is the Traditional Cultural Director for the Indigenous Theatre School. Maracle will discuss Kader Attia’s exhibition The Field of Emotion.

February 25, 2018

Power Kids: Painting the True North

Sunday, February 25, 2018
3:00pm– 5:00pm

Emeka Ogboh’s The Song of the Germans features ten different voices singing the German national anthem in 10 different African languages. After exploring the history of Canada’s national anthem, we will consider the images and symbols evoked by its lyrics, and translate them into personal, handmade booklets.

February 25, 2018

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

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

February 2018

MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28

Search by Venues

Home  \  What's ON  \  What's On Calendar