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August 13-19,2012
Week 33 of Year 2012

Raymond Boisjoly - captured speech writing back: Toronto

Monday, August 13, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Artist Raymond Boisjoly will produce captured speech writing back: Toronto, a public installation on the south façade of The Power Plant as part of The Power Plant’s Summer 2012 group exhibition Tools for Conviviality (June 30 – August 26, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Frost at the Gladstone: The Lives and Culture of the Sami People

Monday, August 13, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Sami photographer Fred Ivar Utsi Klemetsen presents an exhibition of his work.

Event run: August 10–30,2012

In My Own Eyes: Photostories by Aboriginal Youth

Monday, August 13, 2012
5:00am–11:30pm

Aboriginal youth share their stories with people across Ontario in the photographic exhibition In My Own Eyes (July 1 - September 30, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Earthly Connections

Monday, August 13, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Each of the sculptural pieces in this group exhibition encapsulates an element of Haudenosaunee worldviews, a nod to the past, and homage to the materials.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Greg Staats - A Retrospective

Monday, August 13, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

This solo retrospective exhibit highlights Six Nation's artist Greg Staats through a multi-faceted presentation of his works.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Teiotiokwaonháston / Deyodyogwaǫháhs:dǫh (Encircles Everything)

Monday, August 13, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Elizabeth Doxtater's solo work is a breathtaking homage made from corn husks.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Four From Six

Monday, August 13, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Four Artists from Six Nations present photographs and paintings to confront and transgress Aboriginal art expectations.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Material Wealth: Revealing Landscape

Monday, August 13, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

Eight artists have an affinity with a particular material and focus-in on its meaning and trajectory across culture and geography.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

NOT SO FAST

Monday, August 13, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

This exhibition brings together works by seven Indigenous artists who address the many products and by products of consumer society including communication, stereotypes, obsolescence, extinction, colonialism, fast food, ideas of tradition and more!

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Exhibition - Red Runners

Monday, August 13, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

An exhibition hosted at the Bata Shoe Museum.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Celebrating: Washi and Two Cultures

Monday, August 13, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

An exhibition of Japanese papermaking met by indigenous artists, most of whom are using it for the first time.

Event run: August 10–18,2012

Not Forgetting

Monday, August 13, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

The exhibition Not Forgetting reminds us of the knowledge and experiences that come from our own lives, or those of our family and community.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Monday, August 13, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Monday, August 13, 2012
11:00am

The Museum of Inuit Art offers complimentary guided tours of the museum every day during Planet InidgenUS.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Monday, August 13, 2012
1:00pm

The Museum of Inuit Art offers complimentary guided tours of the museum every day during Planet InidgenUS.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Te Pou Rahui Performance Workshop

Monday, August 13, 2012
6:00pm– 8:00pm

Join Te Pou Rahui for this unique workshop consisting of an MB (Muscle & Bone, Mind & Body) class, a 30-minute showing of performance works by Charles Koroneho, and a discussion of image work and its relation to Indigenous choreographic practices.

Event run: August 13, 2012

Fort York: CBC's 8TH Fire Series

Monday, August 13, 2012
7:00pm– 9:00pm

As part of the Planet IndigenUS Festival, Fort York presents CBC's 8TH Fire Series.

Event run: August 13–16,2012

Raymond Boisjoly - captured speech writing back: Toronto

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Artist Raymond Boisjoly will produce captured speech writing back: Toronto, a public installation on the south façade of The Power Plant as part of The Power Plant’s Summer 2012 group exhibition Tools for Conviviality (June 30 – August 26, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Frost at the Gladstone: The Lives and Culture of the Sami People

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Sami photographer Fred Ivar Utsi Klemetsen presents an exhibition of his work.

Event run: August 10–30,2012

In My Own Eyes: Photostories by Aboriginal Youth

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
5:00am–11:30pm

Aboriginal youth share their stories with people across Ontario in the photographic exhibition In My Own Eyes (July 1 - September 30, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Earthly Connections

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Each of the sculptural pieces in this group exhibition encapsulates an element of Haudenosaunee worldviews, a nod to the past, and homage to the materials.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Greg Staats - A Retrospective

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

This solo retrospective exhibit highlights Six Nation's artist Greg Staats through a multi-faceted presentation of his works.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Teiotiokwaonháston / Deyodyogwaǫháhs:dǫh (Encircles Everything)

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Elizabeth Doxtater's solo work is a breathtaking homage made from corn husks.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Four From Six

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Four Artists from Six Nations present photographs and paintings to confront and transgress Aboriginal art expectations.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Material Wealth: Revealing Landscape

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

Eight artists have an affinity with a particular material and focus-in on its meaning and trajectory across culture and geography.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

NOT SO FAST

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

This exhibition brings together works by seven Indigenous artists who address the many products and by products of consumer society including communication, stereotypes, obsolescence, extinction, colonialism, fast food, ideas of tradition and more!

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Exhibition - Red Runners

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

An exhibition hosted at the Bata Shoe Museum.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Celebrating: Washi and Two Cultures

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

An exhibition of Japanese papermaking met by indigenous artists, most of whom are using it for the first time.

Event run: August 10–18,2012

Not Forgetting

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

The exhibition Not Forgetting reminds us of the knowledge and experiences that come from our own lives, or those of our family and community.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
11:00am

The Museum of Inuit Art offers complimentary guided tours of the museum every day during Planet InidgenUS.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Toronto Now: Lisa Myers and Autumn Chacon

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
11:30am–10:30pm

A unique exploration of the origins and migrations of indigenous recipes.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Tools for Conviviality

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Bringing together artists and practices that create and engage tools to effect change and reconsider social behaviour, Tools for Conviviality includes works that are interactive as well as mechanisms towards self-help, political shifts, ritual devices, potential weapons, and means for critique.

Event run: June 30 – August 26, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
1:00pm

The Museum of Inuit Art offers complimentary guided tours of the museum every day during Planet InidgenUS.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Fort York: CBC's 8TH Fire Series

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
7:00pm– 9:00pm

As part of the Planet IndigenUS Festival, Fort York presents CBC's 8TH Fire Series.

Event run: August 13–16,2012

Planet IndigenUS presents Founder's Cup Opening Ceremony

Tuesday, August 14, 2012
7:00pm– 8:00pm

Featuring musical and dance performances by local Six Nations artists.

Event run: August 14, 2012

Raymond Boisjoly - captured speech writing back: Toronto

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Artist Raymond Boisjoly will produce captured speech writing back: Toronto, a public installation on the south façade of The Power Plant as part of The Power Plant’s Summer 2012 group exhibition Tools for Conviviality (June 30 – August 26, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Frost at the Gladstone: The Lives and Culture of the Sami People

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Sami photographer Fred Ivar Utsi Klemetsen presents an exhibition of his work.

Event run: August 10–30,2012

In My Own Eyes: Photostories by Aboriginal Youth

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
5:00am–11:30pm

Aboriginal youth share their stories with people across Ontario in the photographic exhibition In My Own Eyes (July 1 - September 30, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Earthly Connections

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Each of the sculptural pieces in this group exhibition encapsulates an element of Haudenosaunee worldviews, a nod to the past, and homage to the materials.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Greg Staats - A Retrospective

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

This solo retrospective exhibit highlights Six Nation's artist Greg Staats through a multi-faceted presentation of his works.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Teiotiokwaonháston / Deyodyogwaǫháhs:dǫh (Encircles Everything)

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Elizabeth Doxtater's solo work is a breathtaking homage made from corn husks.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Four From Six

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Four Artists from Six Nations present photographs and paintings to confront and transgress Aboriginal art expectations.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Material Wealth: Revealing Landscape

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

Eight artists have an affinity with a particular material and focus-in on its meaning and trajectory across culture and geography.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

NOT SO FAST

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

This exhibition brings together works by seven Indigenous artists who address the many products and by products of consumer society including communication, stereotypes, obsolescence, extinction, colonialism, fast food, ideas of tradition and more!

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Exhibition - Red Runners

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

An exhibition hosted at the Bata Shoe Museum.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Celebrating: Washi and Two Cultures

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

An exhibition of Japanese papermaking met by indigenous artists, most of whom are using it for the first time.

Event run: August 10–18,2012

Not Forgetting

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

The exhibition Not Forgetting reminds us of the knowledge and experiences that come from our own lives, or those of our family and community.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
11:00am

The Museum of Inuit Art offers complimentary guided tours of the museum every day during Planet InidgenUS.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Toronto Now: Lisa Myers and Autumn Chacon

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
11:30am–10:30pm

A unique exploration of the origins and migrations of indigenous recipes.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Little Big Man Remix

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
12:00pm– 5:00pm

Little Big Man Remix by the Contrary Collective takes a disciplinary boundary breaking and oppositional stance on pop cultural renderings of Indigenous culture, in particular the film Little Big Man.

Event run: August 10–18,2012

Tools for Conviviality

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Bringing together artists and practices that create and engage tools to effect change and reconsider social behaviour, Tools for Conviviality includes works that are interactive as well as mechanisms towards self-help, political shifts, ritual devices, potential weapons, and means for critique.

Event run: June 30 – August 26, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
1:00pm

The Museum of Inuit Art offers complimentary guided tours of the museum every day during Planet InidgenUS.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Fort York: CBC's 8TH Fire Series

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
7:00pm– 9:00pm

As part of the Planet IndigenUS Festival, Fort York presents CBC's 8TH Fire Series.

Event run: August 13–16,2012

Raymond Boisjoly - captured speech writing back: Toronto

Thursday, August 16, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Artist Raymond Boisjoly will produce captured speech writing back: Toronto, a public installation on the south façade of The Power Plant as part of The Power Plant’s Summer 2012 group exhibition Tools for Conviviality (June 30 – August 26, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Frost at the Gladstone: The Lives and Culture of the Sami People

Thursday, August 16, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Sami photographer Fred Ivar Utsi Klemetsen presents an exhibition of his work.

Event run: August 10–30,2012

In My Own Eyes: Photostories by Aboriginal Youth

Thursday, August 16, 2012
5:00am–11:30pm

Aboriginal youth share their stories with people across Ontario in the photographic exhibition In My Own Eyes (July 1 - September 30, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Earthly Connections

Thursday, August 16, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Each of the sculptural pieces in this group exhibition encapsulates an element of Haudenosaunee worldviews, a nod to the past, and homage to the materials.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Greg Staats - A Retrospective

Thursday, August 16, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

This solo retrospective exhibit highlights Six Nation's artist Greg Staats through a multi-faceted presentation of his works.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Teiotiokwaonháston / Deyodyogwaǫháhs:dǫh (Encircles Everything)

Thursday, August 16, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Elizabeth Doxtater's solo work is a breathtaking homage made from corn husks.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Four From Six

Thursday, August 16, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Four Artists from Six Nations present photographs and paintings to confront and transgress Aboriginal art expectations.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Material Wealth: Revealing Landscape

Thursday, August 16, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

Eight artists have an affinity with a particular material and focus-in on its meaning and trajectory across culture and geography.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

NOT SO FAST

Thursday, August 16, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

This exhibition brings together works by seven Indigenous artists who address the many products and by products of consumer society including communication, stereotypes, obsolescence, extinction, colonialism, fast food, ideas of tradition and more!

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Exhibition - Red Runners

Thursday, August 16, 2012
10:00am– 8:00pm

An exhibition hosted at the Bata Shoe Museum.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Celebrating: Washi and Two Cultures

Thursday, August 16, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

An exhibition of Japanese papermaking met by indigenous artists, most of whom are using it for the first time.

Event run: August 10–18,2012

Not Forgetting

Thursday, August 16, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

The exhibition Not Forgetting reminds us of the knowledge and experiences that come from our own lives, or those of our family and community.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Thursday, August 16, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Thursday, August 16, 2012
11:00am

The Museum of Inuit Art offers complimentary guided tours of the museum every day during Planet InidgenUS.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Toronto Now: Lisa Myers and Autumn Chacon

Thursday, August 16, 2012
11:30am–10:30pm

A unique exploration of the origins and migrations of indigenous recipes.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Little Big Man Remix

Thursday, August 16, 2012
12:00pm– 5:00pm

Little Big Man Remix by the Contrary Collective takes a disciplinary boundary breaking and oppositional stance on pop cultural renderings of Indigenous culture, in particular the film Little Big Man.

Event run: August 10–18,2012

Tools for Conviviality

Thursday, August 16, 2012
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Bringing together artists and practices that create and engage tools to effect change and reconsider social behaviour, Tools for Conviviality includes works that are interactive as well as mechanisms towards self-help, political shifts, ritual devices, potential weapons, and means for critique.

Event run: June 30 – August 26, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Thursday, August 16, 2012
1:00pm

The Museum of Inuit Art offers complimentary guided tours of the museum every day during Planet InidgenUS.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Fashionality: Dress and Identity in Contemporary Canadian Art - Exhibition Tour Aboriginal Perspective

Thursday, August 16, 2012
2:00pm– 5:00pm

Join Anna Stanisz, Assistant Curator, Programs and Education on a tour of the McMichael's current special exhibition Fashionality: Dress and Identity in Contemporary Canadian Art curated by Julia Pine.

Event run: August 16, 2012

Jaco Ishulutaq

Thursday, August 16, 2012
2:00pm– 4:00pm

Artist Jaco Ishulutaq from Panniqtuuq (Pangnirtung), Nunavut speaks about his experiences as part of the special exhibition "Working Together: The Cooperative Influence."

Event run: August 16–18,2012

Fort York: CBC's 8TH Fire Series

Thursday, August 16, 2012
7:00pm– 9:00pm

As part of the Planet IndigenUS Festival, Fort York presents CBC's 8TH Fire Series.

Event run: August 13–16,2012

Dancing on the Pier: Toronto All-Star Big Band (Swing and Social Ballroom Dancing)

Thursday, August 16, 2012
7:00pm– 9:00pm

Dancing on the Pier is a social dancer's dream come true!

Event run: August 16, 2012

Intro to Hoop

Thursday, August 16, 2012
8:00pm– 9:00pm

Lisa Odjig, two-time world champion hoop dancer and recent semi-finalist of Canada’s Got Talent, conducts a workshop.

Event run: August 16, 2012

Polytoxic - Trade Winds

Thursday, August 16, 2012
9:00pm– 9:30pm

Australian dance-theatre company Polytoxic returns to Planet IndigenUS with a striking new performance on The Natrel™ Pond at Harbourfront Centre.

Event run: August 16–18,2012

Raymond Boisjoly - captured speech writing back: Toronto

Friday, August 17, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Artist Raymond Boisjoly will produce captured speech writing back: Toronto, a public installation on the south façade of The Power Plant as part of The Power Plant’s Summer 2012 group exhibition Tools for Conviviality (June 30 – August 26, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Frost at the Gladstone: The Lives and Culture of the Sami People

Friday, August 17, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Sami photographer Fred Ivar Utsi Klemetsen presents an exhibition of his work.

Event run: August 10–30,2012

In My Own Eyes: Photostories by Aboriginal Youth

Friday, August 17, 2012
5:00am–11:30pm

Aboriginal youth share their stories with people across Ontario in the photographic exhibition In My Own Eyes (July 1 - September 30, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Earthly Connections

Friday, August 17, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Each of the sculptural pieces in this group exhibition encapsulates an element of Haudenosaunee worldviews, a nod to the past, and homage to the materials.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Greg Staats - A Retrospective

Friday, August 17, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

This solo retrospective exhibit highlights Six Nation's artist Greg Staats through a multi-faceted presentation of his works.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Teiotiokwaonháston / Deyodyogwaǫháhs:dǫh (Encircles Everything)

Friday, August 17, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Elizabeth Doxtater's solo work is a breathtaking homage made from corn husks.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Four From Six

Friday, August 17, 2012
9:00am– 4:00pm

Four Artists from Six Nations present photographs and paintings to confront and transgress Aboriginal art expectations.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Material Wealth: Revealing Landscape

Friday, August 17, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

Eight artists have an affinity with a particular material and focus-in on its meaning and trajectory across culture and geography.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

NOT SO FAST

Friday, August 17, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

This exhibition brings together works by seven Indigenous artists who address the many products and by products of consumer society including communication, stereotypes, obsolescence, extinction, colonialism, fast food, ideas of tradition and more!

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Exhibition - Red Runners

Friday, August 17, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

An exhibition hosted at the Bata Shoe Museum.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Celebrating: Washi and Two Cultures

Friday, August 17, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

An exhibition of Japanese papermaking met by indigenous artists, most of whom are using it for the first time.

Event run: August 10–18,2012

Not Forgetting

Friday, August 17, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

The exhibition Not Forgetting reminds us of the knowledge and experiences that come from our own lives, or those of our family and community.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Friday, August 17, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Friday, August 17, 2012
11:00am

The Museum of Inuit Art offers complimentary guided tours of the museum every day during Planet InidgenUS.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Toronto Now: Lisa Myers and Autumn Chacon

Friday, August 17, 2012
11:30am–10:30pm

A unique exploration of the origins and migrations of indigenous recipes.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Little Big Man Remix

Friday, August 17, 2012
12:00pm– 5:00pm

Little Big Man Remix by the Contrary Collective takes a disciplinary boundary breaking and oppositional stance on pop cultural renderings of Indigenous culture, in particular the film Little Big Man.

Event run: August 10–18,2012

Tools for Conviviality

Friday, August 17, 2012
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Bringing together artists and practices that create and engage tools to effect change and reconsider social behaviour, Tools for Conviviality includes works that are interactive as well as mechanisms towards self-help, political shifts, ritual devices, potential weapons, and means for critique.

Event run: June 30 – August 26, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Friday, August 17, 2012
1:00pm

The Museum of Inuit Art offers complimentary guided tours of the museum every day during Planet InidgenUS.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Jaco Ishulutaq

Friday, August 17, 2012
2:00pm– 3:00pm

Artist Jaco Ishulutaq from Panniqtuuq (Pangnirtung), Nunavut speaks about his experiences as part of the special exhibition "Working Together: The Cooperative Influence."

Event run: August 16–18,2012

Susuriwka - Willow Bridge

Friday, August 17, 2012
7:00pm– 8:30pm

Don't miss the North American premiere of Susuriwka - Willow Bridge. Co-produced with Yokohama Noh Theater, Kaha:wi Dance Theatre, and Harbourfront Centre’s Planet IndigenUS Festival 2012.

Event run: August 17–19,2012

Frost: The Lives and Culture of the Sami People

Friday, August 17, 2012
7:00pm–11:00pm

Sami photographer Fred Ivar Utsi Klemetsen presents an exhibition of his work.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

This We Know... An exhibition of recent work by students in the Aboriginal Visual Culture Program at OCAD University

Friday, August 17, 2012
7:00pm–11:00pm

Students from the ABVC program at OCAD University strut their stuff at Planet IndigenUs in an exhibition highlighting the diversity and beauty of their art.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Sage Paul Fashion Show

Friday, August 17, 2012
7:00pm– 8:00pm

Sage Paul presents a showcase of new fashions designed specifically for Planet IndigenUS.

Event run: August 17, 2012

Spirit Transforming - Dancers of Damelahamid

Friday, August 17, 2012
8:00pm– 9:00pm

Deeply rooted in the timeless dance traditions, Spirit Transforming is an exploration and celebration of the essence of Aboriginal peoples.

Event run: August 17, 2012

Polytoxic - Trade Winds

Friday, August 17, 2012
9:00pm– 9:30pm

Australian dance-theatre company Polytoxic returns to Planet IndigenUS with a striking new performance on The Natrel™ Pond at Harbourfront Centre.

Event run: August 16–18,2012

Raymond Boisjoly - captured speech writing back: Toronto

Saturday, August 18, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Artist Raymond Boisjoly will produce captured speech writing back: Toronto, a public installation on the south façade of The Power Plant as part of The Power Plant’s Summer 2012 group exhibition Tools for Conviviality (June 30 – August 26, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Frost at the Gladstone: The Lives and Culture of the Sami People

Saturday, August 18, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Sami photographer Fred Ivar Utsi Klemetsen presents an exhibition of his work.

Event run: August 10–30,2012

In My Own Eyes: Photostories by Aboriginal Youth

Saturday, August 18, 2012
5:00am–11:30pm

Aboriginal youth share their stories with people across Ontario in the photographic exhibition In My Own Eyes (July 1 - September 30, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Earthly Connections

Saturday, August 18, 2012
9:00am– 5:00pm

Each of the sculptural pieces in this group exhibition encapsulates an element of Haudenosaunee worldviews, a nod to the past, and homage to the materials.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Greg Staats - A Retrospective

Saturday, August 18, 2012
9:00am– 5:00pm

This solo retrospective exhibit highlights Six Nation's artist Greg Staats through a multi-faceted presentation of his works.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Teiotiokwaonháston / Deyodyogwaǫháhs:dǫh (Encircles Everything)

Saturday, August 18, 2012
9:00am– 5:00pm

Elizabeth Doxtater's solo work is a breathtaking homage made from corn husks.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Four From Six

Saturday, August 18, 2012
9:00am– 5:00pm

Four Artists from Six Nations present photographs and paintings to confront and transgress Aboriginal art expectations.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Material Wealth: Revealing Landscape

Saturday, August 18, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

Eight artists have an affinity with a particular material and focus-in on its meaning and trajectory across culture and geography.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

NOT SO FAST

Saturday, August 18, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

This exhibition brings together works by seven Indigenous artists who address the many products and by products of consumer society including communication, stereotypes, obsolescence, extinction, colonialism, fast food, ideas of tradition and more!

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Exhibition - Red Runners

Saturday, August 18, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

An exhibition hosted at the Bata Shoe Museum.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Not Forgetting

Saturday, August 18, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

The exhibition Not Forgetting reminds us of the knowledge and experiences that come from our own lives, or those of our family and community.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Saturday, August 18, 2012
10:00am–11:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Saturday, August 18, 2012
11:00am

The Museum of Inuit Art offers complimentary guided tours of the museum every day during Planet InidgenUS.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Toronto Now: Lisa Myers and Autumn Chacon

Saturday, August 18, 2012
11:00am–10:30pm

A unique exploration of the origins and migrations of indigenous recipes.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Frost: The Lives and Culture of the Sami People

Saturday, August 18, 2012
12:00pm–10:00pm

Sami photographer Fred Ivar Utsi Klemetsen presents an exhibition of his work.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

This We Know... An exhibition of recent work by students in the Aboriginal Visual Culture Program at OCAD University

Saturday, August 18, 2012
12:00pm–10:00pm

Students from the ABVC program at OCAD University strut their stuff at Planet IndigenUs in an exhibition highlighting the diversity and beauty of their art.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Celebrating: Washi and Two Cultures

Saturday, August 18, 2012
12:00pm– 5:00pm

An exhibition of Japanese papermaking met by indigenous artists, most of whom are using it for the first time.

Event run: August 10–18,2012

Little Big Man Remix

Saturday, August 18, 2012
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Little Big Man Remix by the Contrary Collective takes a disciplinary boundary breaking and oppositional stance on pop cultural renderings of Indigenous culture, in particular the film Little Big Man.

Event run: August 10–18,2012

Ursula A. Johnson - Basket Weaving Performance Art

Saturday, August 18, 2012
12:00pm– 8:00pm

Ursula A. Johnson - Basket Weaving Performance Art

Event run: August 18, 2012

Tools for Conviviality

Saturday, August 18, 2012
12:00pm– 8:00pm

Bringing together artists and practices that create and engage tools to effect change and reconsider social behaviour, Tools for Conviviality includes works that are interactive as well as mechanisms towards self-help, political shifts, ritual devices, potential weapons, and means for critique.

Event run: June 30 – August 26, 2012

Jaco Ishulutaq

Saturday, August 18, 2012
12:30pm– 5:00pm

Artist Jaco Ishulutaq from Panniqtuuq (Pangnirtung), Nunavut speaks about his experiences as part of the special exhibition "Working Together: The Cooperative Influence."

Event run: August 16–18,2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Saturday, August 18, 2012
1:00pm

The Museum of Inuit Art offers complimentary guided tours of the museum every day during Planet InidgenUS.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Emilie Corbiere: Porcupine and Friends

Saturday, August 18, 2012
1:00pm– 1:30pm

Storyteller Emilie Corbiere entertains with tales of a sometimes grumpy sourpuss of a porcupine.

Event run: August 18, 2012 13&15

Polytoxic Dance Workshop

Saturday, August 18, 2012
1:00pm– 2:00pm

Polytoxic's all ages workshop fuses traditional Pacific dance with pop and contemporary dance moves. Have fun shakin' your booty!

Event run: August 18, 2012

Susuriwka - Willow Bridge

Saturday, August 18, 2012
2:00pm– 3:30pm

Don't miss the North American premiere of Susuriwka - Willow Bridge. Co-produced with Yokohama Noh Theater, Kaha:wi Dance Theatre, and Harbourfront Centre’s Planet IndigenUS Festival 2012.

Event run: August 17–19,2012

Rabbit and Bear Paws

Saturday, August 18, 2012
2:00pm– 3:00pm

Rabbit and Bear Paws is for the young and the young at heart. This series is set in 1750’s colonized North America and features the comical adventures of two brothers, Rabbit and Bear Paws.

Event run: August 18, 2012

What you eat isn't what you grow

Saturday, August 18, 2012
3:00pm– 4:00pm

A panel discussion regarding seed banks, genetically modified foods, coop/community gardening and food canopy, from an IndigenUS perspective.

Event run: August 18, 2012

Fashion Show in the WiijiiNiijii Lodge*

Saturday, August 18, 2012
3:00pm– 3:45pm

Join us for a fashion show in WiijiiNiijii Lodge.

Event run: August 18, 2012

Emilie Corbiere: Porcupine and Friends

Saturday, August 18, 2012
3:30pm– 4:00pm

Storyteller Emilie Corbiere entertains with tales of a sometimes grumpy sourpuss of a porcupine.

Event run: August 18, 2012 13&15

The Graffiti Project

Saturday, August 18, 2012
5:00pm– 6:00pm

Students of Kawenni:io/Gaweni:yo at Mohawk and Cayuga immersion school at Six Nations will embark on a series of art workshops learning the techniques, artistry and potential of graffiti.

Event run: August 18, 2012

Dancers of Damelahamid

Saturday, August 18, 2012
5:00pm– 6:00pm

Dancers of Damelahamid workshop includes interactive dance movement and background history on the Coastal First Nations of BC.

Event run: August 18, 2012

Aboriginal Recording of the Year - Juno Panel

Saturday, August 18, 2012
5:00pm– 6:30pm

A panel discussion reviewing the "Aboriginal Recording of the Year" Juno category by exploring questions surrounding Indigenous sound, culture, and categorization in music.

Event run: August 18, 2012

Music Workshop: Focus on the Experimental

Saturday, August 18, 2012
5:00pm– 6:00pm

A music workshop featuring Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) musician Robin Ranger.

Event run: August 18, 2012

Susuriwka - Willow Bridge

Saturday, August 18, 2012
7:00pm– 8:30pm

Don't miss the North American premiere of Susuriwka - Willow Bridge. Co-produced with Yokohama Noh Theater, Kaha:wi Dance Theatre, and Harbourfront Centre’s Planet IndigenUS Festival 2012.

Event run: August 17–19,2012

The Vocal Workshop - Transjoik and Tjupurru

Saturday, August 18, 2012
7:00pm– 8:00pm

Join Sami joiking band Transjoik and Didjeribone master Tjupurru as they explore the voice in all its forms.

Event run: August 18, 2012

Tjimur Dance Theatre

Saturday, August 18, 2012
8:30pm– 9:30pm

Taiwan's Tjimur Dance Theatre presents a performance of ancestral customs, modern movements and everyday gestures.

Event run: August 18, 2012

Polytoxic - Trade Winds

Saturday, August 18, 2012
9:00pm– 9:30pm

Australian dance-theatre company Polytoxic returns to Planet IndigenUS with a striking new performance on The Natrel™ Pond at Harbourfront Centre.

Event run: August 16–18,2012

Raymond Boisjoly - captured speech writing back: Toronto

Sunday, August 19, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Artist Raymond Boisjoly will produce captured speech writing back: Toronto, a public installation on the south façade of The Power Plant as part of The Power Plant’s Summer 2012 group exhibition Tools for Conviviality (June 30 – August 26, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Frost at the Gladstone: The Lives and Culture of the Sami People

Sunday, August 19, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

Sami photographer Fred Ivar Utsi Klemetsen presents an exhibition of his work.

Event run: August 10–30,2012

In My Own Eyes: Photostories by Aboriginal Youth

Sunday, August 19, 2012
5:00am–11:30pm

Aboriginal youth share their stories with people across Ontario in the photographic exhibition In My Own Eyes (July 1 - September 30, 2012).

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Earthly Connections

Sunday, August 19, 2012
9:00am– 5:00pm

Each of the sculptural pieces in this group exhibition encapsulates an element of Haudenosaunee worldviews, a nod to the past, and homage to the materials.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Greg Staats - A Retrospective

Sunday, August 19, 2012
9:00am– 5:00pm

This solo retrospective exhibit highlights Six Nation's artist Greg Staats through a multi-faceted presentation of his works.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Teiotiokwaonháston / Deyodyogwaǫháhs:dǫh (Encircles Everything)

Sunday, August 19, 2012
9:00am– 5:00pm

Elizabeth Doxtater's solo work is a breathtaking homage made from corn husks.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Four From Six

Sunday, August 19, 2012
9:00am– 5:00pm

Four Artists from Six Nations present photographs and paintings to confront and transgress Aboriginal art expectations.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Material Wealth: Revealing Landscape

Sunday, August 19, 2012
10:00am– 9:00pm

Eight artists have an affinity with a particular material and focus-in on its meaning and trajectory across culture and geography.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

NOT SO FAST

Sunday, August 19, 2012
10:00am– 9:00pm

This exhibition brings together works by seven Indigenous artists who address the many products and by products of consumer society including communication, stereotypes, obsolescence, extinction, colonialism, fast food, ideas of tradition and more!

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Not Forgetting

Sunday, August 19, 2012
10:00am– 9:00pm

The exhibition Not Forgetting reminds us of the knowledge and experiences that come from our own lives, or those of our family and community.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Sunday, August 19, 2012
10:00am– 9:00pm

Eight exciting new exhibitions, including a co-production with the Woodland Cultural Centre as part of the Planet IndigenUS festival.

Event run: July 20 – September 23, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Sunday, August 19, 2012
11:00am

The Museum of Inuit Art offers complimentary guided tours of the museum every day during Planet InidgenUS.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Toronto Now: Lisa Myers and Autumn Chacon

Sunday, August 19, 2012
11:00am– 3:00pm

A unique exploration of the origins and migrations of indigenous recipes.

Event run: August 11–19,2012

Frost: The Lives and Culture of the Sami People

Sunday, August 19, 2012
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Sami photographer Fred Ivar Utsi Klemetsen presents an exhibition of his work.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

This We Know... An exhibition of recent work by students in the Aboriginal Visual Culture Program at OCAD University

Sunday, August 19, 2012
12:00pm– 6:00pm

Students from the ABVC program at OCAD University strut their stuff at Planet IndigenUs in an exhibition highlighting the diversity and beauty of their art.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Exhibition - Red Runners

Sunday, August 19, 2012
12:00pm– 5:00pm

An exhibition hosted at the Bata Shoe Museum.

Event run: August 10–19,2012

Tools for Conviviality

Sunday, August 19, 2012
12:00pm– 8:00pm

Bringing together artists and practices that create and engage tools to effect change and reconsider social behaviour, Tools for Conviviality includes works that are interactive as well as mechanisms towards self-help, political shifts, ritual devices, potential weapons, and means for critique.

Event run: June 30 – August 26, 2012

Theatre Workshop - Dione Joseph and Michelle St. John

Sunday, August 19, 2012
1:00pm– 2:00pm

Dione Joseph and Michelle St. John present a theatre workshop.

Event run: August 19, 2012

Dotahs Cooking with Virgie General, Janace Henry, and Bertha Skye

Sunday, August 19, 2012
2:00pm– 3:00pm

Dotah's Cooking brings together three local female chefs who share their favorite family recipes that represent more than just the preparation of food.

Event run: August 19, 2012

SUNDAY SCENE / Rodrigo Martí

Sunday, August 19, 2012
2:00pm

Rodrigo Martí is a Mexican-Canadian artist working between sculpture, performance and drawing, and he will offer his responses to the current exhibition at The Power Plant.

Event run: August 19, 2012

Painting Workshop - Introduction to Mixed Media

Sunday, August 19, 2012
4:00pm– 6:00pm

This energizing and informative class will emphasize experimentation and how to establish your own individual creative process.

Event run: August 19, 2012

Fingerstyle Guitar & Rhythm Workshop

Sunday, August 19, 2012
4:00pm– 5:00pm

This workshop and meet-and-greet following Don's performance will review Fingerstyle Guitar, the technique Don uses in his performance.

Event run: August 19, 2012

Planet IndigenUS Closing Ceremonies

Sunday, August 19, 2012
5:00pm– 6:30pm

Join us as we reaffirm connections and bring this year's festival to a close.

Event run: August 19, 2012

Susuriwka - Willow Bridge

Sunday, August 19, 2012
7:00pm– 8:30pm

Don't miss the North American premiere of Susuriwka - Willow Bridge. Co-produced with Yokohama Noh Theater, Kaha:wi Dance Theatre, and Harbourfront Centre’s Planet IndigenUS Festival 2012.

Event run: August 17–19,2012

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