Visual Arts

Events listing

Power Kids: On Wishes and Fountains

August 19, 2018

Throughout history, fountains have provided running water for cities and have been sites for gathering, rituals and making wishes. Participants in this FREE workshop will learn how to create their own mini wishing fountains using clay and paint.

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Hop on Board! The Jeepney Experience

August 25-26, 2018

Hop on board! In the modern “civilized” world, personal space can lead to distances between people. Remind yourself of how close humans can be, and squeeze on in!

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Sunday Scene: Sandra Brewster

August 26, 2018

Sandra Brewster is a multi-disciplinary artist based in Toronto. Her work has been exhibited nationally and abroad, engaging many themes that grapple with notions of identity, representation and memory. Sandra holds a BFA from York University and a Masters of Visual Studies degree from University of Toronto. She will discuss Ellen Gallagher’s exhibition Nu-Nile.

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Power Kids: DIY Zoetropes

August 26, 2018

In Nu-Nile, Ellen Gallagher uses both analogue and digital animation to activate images and create the feeling of being transported into new worlds. Inspired by Gallagher’s interest in moving pictures, kids will explore the history of film by creating zoetropes using wood, cardboard and paper in this FREE workshop.

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