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August 10-12,2012
Weekend of Week 32 of Year 2012

Raymond Boisjoly - captured speech writing back: Toronto

Friday, August 10, 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).

August 10–19,2012

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

Friday, August 10, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

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

August 10–30,2012

In My Own Eyes: Photostories by Aboriginal Youth

Friday, August 10, 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).

August 10–19,2012

Material Wealth: Revealing Landscape

Friday, August 10, 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.

August 10–19,2012

NOT SO FAST

Friday, August 10, 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!

August 10–19,2012

Exhibition - Red Runners

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

An exhibition hosted at the Bata Shoe Museum.

August 10–19,2012

Celebrating: Washi and Two Cultures

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

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

August 10–18,2012

Not Forgetting

Friday, August 10, 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.

August 10–19,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Friday, August 10, 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.

July 20 – September 23, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Friday, August 10, 2012
11:00am

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

August 10–19,2012

Little Big Man Remix

Friday, August 10, 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.

August 10–18,2012

Tools for Conviviality

Friday, August 10, 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.

June 30 – August 26, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Friday, August 10, 2012
1:00pm

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

August 10–19,2012

Frost: The Lives and Culture of the Sami People

Friday, August 10, 2012
7:00pm–11:00pm

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

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 10, 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.

August 10–19,2012

Raymond Boisjoly - captured speech writing back: Toronto

Saturday, August 11, 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).

August 10–19,2012

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

Saturday, August 11, 2012
12:00am–12:00am

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

August 10–30,2012

In My Own Eyes: Photostories by Aboriginal Youth

Saturday, August 11, 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).

August 10–19,2012

Material Wealth: Revealing Landscape

Saturday, August 11, 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.

August 10–19,2012

NOT SO FAST

Saturday, August 11, 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!

August 10–19,2012

Exhibition - Red Runners

Saturday, August 11, 2012
10:00am– 5:00pm

An exhibition hosted at the Bata Shoe Museum.

August 10–19,2012

Not Forgetting

Saturday, August 11, 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.

August 10–19,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Saturday, August 11, 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.

July 20 – September 23, 2012

Planet IndigenUS: Humber River Aboriginal Heritage Celebration

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

McMichael Water Trail gallery tours will take you on a journey across time, and Canada, through the art presently on display inside the gallery, while Humber Valley Heritage Trail Association and Toronto and Region Conservation Authority leaders will offer a Discovery Hike along the banks of the Humber River.

August 11–12,2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Saturday, August 11, 2012
11:00am

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

August 10–19,2012

Toronto Now: Lisa Myers and Autumn Chacon

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

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

August 11–19,2012

Frost: The Lives and Culture of the Sami People

Saturday, August 11, 2012
12:00pm–10:00pm

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

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 11, 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.

August 10–19,2012

Celebrating: Washi and Two Cultures

Saturday, August 11, 2012
12:00pm– 5:00pm

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

August 10–18,2012

Little Big Man Remix

Saturday, August 11, 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.

August 10–18,2012

Tools for Conviviality

Saturday, August 11, 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.

June 30 – August 26, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Saturday, August 11, 2012
1:00pm

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

August 10–19,2012

This We Know... Students of the Aboriginal Visual Culture Program at OCAD Artists' Talk

Saturday, August 11, 2012
2:00pm– 3:00pm

Join the students in the Aboriginal Visual Culture Program at OCAD as they talk about their work and the exhibition This We Know....

August 11, 2012

Earthly Connections

Saturday, August 11, 2012
2:30pm– 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.

August 11–19,2012

Greg Staats - A Retrospective

Saturday, August 11, 2012
2:30pm– 5:00pm

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

August 11–19,2012

Greg Staats - A Retrospective

Saturday, August 11, 2012
2:30pm– 5:00pm

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

August 11–19,2012

Teiotiokwaonháston / Deyodyogwaǫháhs:dǫh (Encircles Everything)

Saturday, August 11, 2012
2:30pm– 5:00pm

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

August 11–19,2012

Four From Six

Saturday, August 11, 2012
2:30pm– 5:00pm

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

August 11–19,2012

A Tribe Called Red - Video & Music Mixing Workshop

Saturday, August 11, 2012
3:30pm– 4:30pm

A Tribe Called Red engages the audience in a video and music workshop discussing their craft.

August 11, 2012

Authors at Harbourfront Centre - Thomas King, Drew Hayden Taylor, and Brian Wright-McLeod

Saturday, August 11, 2012
7:00pm– 8:30pm

A trio of writers present their works during a special Planet IndigenUS Reading.

August 11, 2012

Raymond Boisjoly - captured speech writing back: Toronto

Sunday, August 12, 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).

August 10–19,2012

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

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

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

August 10–30,2012

In My Own Eyes: Photostories by Aboriginal Youth

Sunday, August 12, 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).

August 10–19,2012

Earthly Connections

Sunday, August 12, 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.

August 11–19,2012

Greg Staats - A Retrospective

Sunday, August 12, 2012
9:00am– 5:00pm

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

August 11–19,2012

Teiotiokwaonháston / Deyodyogwaǫháhs:dǫh (Encircles Everything)

Sunday, August 12, 2012
9:00am– 5:00pm

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

August 11–19,2012

Four From Six

Sunday, August 12, 2012
9:00am– 5:00pm

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

August 11–19,2012

Material Wealth: Revealing Landscape

Sunday, August 12, 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.

August 10–19,2012

NOT SO FAST

Sunday, August 12, 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!

August 10–19,2012

Not Forgetting

Sunday, August 12, 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.

August 10–19,2012

Visual Arts Summer Exhibitions

Sunday, August 12, 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.

July 20 – September 23, 2012

Planet IndigenUS: Humber River Aboriginal Heritage Celebration

Sunday, August 12, 2012
11:00am– 5:00pm

McMichael Water Trail gallery tours will take you on a journey across time, and Canada, through the art presently on display inside the gallery, while Humber Valley Heritage Trail Association and Toronto and Region Conservation Authority leaders will offer a Discovery Hike along the banks of the Humber River.

August 11–12,2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Sunday, August 12, 2012
11:00am

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

August 10–19,2012

Toronto Now: Lisa Myers and Autumn Chacon

Sunday, August 12, 2012
11:00am– 3:00pm

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

August 11–19,2012

Frost: The Lives and Culture of the Sami People

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

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

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 12, 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.

August 10–19,2012

Exhibition - Red Runners

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

An exhibition hosted at the Bata Shoe Museum.

August 10–19,2012

Tools for Conviviality

Sunday, August 12, 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.

June 30 – August 26, 2012

Museum of Inuit Art - Complimentary Guided Tours

Sunday, August 12, 2012
1:00pm

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

August 10–19,2012

Tattoo Workshop

Sunday, August 12, 2012
1:00pm– 2:00pm

Explore the mystery of tattooing, learn what the symbols mean and how we can honour our own beliefs and lives using this ancient art form.

August 12, 2012

SUNDAY SCENE / Emelie Chhangur

Sunday, August 12, 2012
2:00pm

Emelie Chhangur is an artist, curator and writer based in Toronto, where she is Assistant Director / Curator of the Art Gallery of York University. She will respond to the current exhibition at The Power Plant.

August 12, 2012

POWER KIDS / Geoffrey Farmer's Figure

Sunday, August 12, 2012
3:00pm– 5:00pm

This FREE workshop offers kids a chance to activate artist Geoffrey Farmer's new interactive installation for Tools for Conviviality by adding to and transforming a sculptural figure over the course of the exhibition.

August 12, 2012

Red Power: A Graphic Novel Workshop

Sunday, August 12, 2012
3:00pm– 4:00pm

A workshop that will take audiences through the story process, with an in-depth look at character creation and development.

August 12, 2012

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

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

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