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November 2–4, 2012

Free Skating on the Natrel Rink

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Skating

Set against the beautiful shoreline of Lake Ontario, the city’s most scenic rink awaits! Skate & helmet rentals available. Call the Rink Hotline at 416 954 9866 to confirm today’s hours.

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Friday, November 2, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Friday, November 2, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

The War of the Worlds

Friday, November 2, 2012
8:00pm

In 1938, Orson Welles staged what has become recognized as one of history's boldest pranks, and the Art of Time Ensemble will show you how Welles pulled off the infamous radio broadcast that terrorized a nation: War of the Worlds. In association with Harbourfront Centre.

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Saturday, November 3, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Saturday, November 3, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Community Ofrendas (altars)

Saturday, November 3, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

The ofrendas of various community groups will be on display all weekend, each with a distinct theme related directly to Day of the Dead.

Day of the Dead Children's Face Creations and Crafts

Saturday, November 3, 2012
1:00pm – 5:30pm

Makeup artists transform children's faces into traditional-looking Day of the Dead skulls ("calaveras").

Pedro Montejo and His Guitar

Saturday, November 3, 2012
1:30pm – 2:00pm

The soft sounds of the acoustic guitar will set a quiet mood over the Lakeside Terrace between food demos and family dance instruction.

¡Dándole a la tradición! (Giving to the Tradition)

Saturday, November 3, 2012
2:00pm – 4:00pm

A collaborative concert bringing together performers, from distinct traditions, who are engaged in a contemporary exploration of Mexican folk music. Featuring Jorge Moreno Salazar, Café con Pan and friends (pictured), and Jorge Lopez.

The War of the Worlds

Saturday, November 3, 2012
2:00pm

In 1938, Orson Welles staged what has become recognized as one of history's boldest pranks, and the Art of Time Ensemble will show you how Welles pulled off the infamous radio broadcast that terrorized a nation: War of the Worlds. In association with Harbourfront Centre.

Pedro Montejo and His Guitar

Saturday, November 3, 2012
3:00pm – 4:00pm

The soft sounds of the acoustic guitar will set a quiet mood over the Lakeside Terrace between food demos and family dance instruction.

Chloë Sayer in conversation with Carlomagno Pedro Martinez

Saturday, November 3, 2012
3:00pm – 3:45pm

Mexican popular culture expert Chloë Sayer sits down for a chat with visiting artist Carlomagno Pedro Martinez.

El Alma de México (The Soul of Mexico)

Saturday, November 3, 2012
4:30pm – 6:00pm

Acclaimed Mexican novelist Carlos Fuentes introduces each episode in this documentary TV series on Mexican history.

Viva Mexico Mariachi

Saturday, November 3, 2012
5:00pm – 6:00pm

During Harbourfront Centre's Day of the Dead festival, mariachis culminate the day’s events and help restart the cycle of life.

The War of the Worlds

Saturday, November 3, 2012
8:00pm

In 1938, Orson Welles staged what has become recognized as one of history's boldest pranks, and the Art of Time Ensemble will show you how Welles pulled off the infamous radio broadcast that terrorized a nation: War of the Worlds. In association with Harbourfront Centre.

Christian Marclay: The Clock

Sunday, November 4, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Clock (2010) is an ode to time and cinema, comprised of thousands of fragments from a vast range of films that create a 24-hour, looped, single-channel video. Admission is free. Visitors are admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis during regular gallery hours. The Power Plant also offers special 24-hour viewing periods to enable viewers to see it in its entirety. Click here for more info.

Omer Fast: Continuous Coverage

Sunday, November 4, 2012
10:00am – 5:00pm

The Power Plant presents a solo exhibition of the work of Berlin-based artist Omer Fast, which includes three significant projects spanning the last decade that reveal his facility with, and critique of, the languages of media, cinema, documentary, and contemporary art.

Community Ofrendas (altars)

Sunday, November 4, 2012
12:00pm – 6:00pm

The ofrendas of various community groups will be on display all weekend, each with a distinct theme related directly to Day of the Dead.

Day of the Dead Children's Face Creations and Crafts

Sunday, November 4, 2012
1:00pm – 5:30pm

Makeup artists transform children's faces into traditional-looking Day of the Dead skulls ("calaveras").

Pedro Montejo and His Guitar

Sunday, November 4, 2012
1:30pm – 2:00pm

The soft sounds of the acoustic guitar will set a quiet mood over the Lakeside Terrace between food demos and family dance instruction.

SUNDAY SCENE / Mark Pellegrino

Sunday, November 4, 2012
2:00pm

Mark Pellegrino is a Toronto-based multi-disciplinary artist and art technician at Vtape, and he will speak on Christian Marclay: The Clock, on view at The Power Plant till 25 November, 2012.

¡Dándole a la tradición! (Giving to the Tradition)

Sunday, November 4, 2012
2:00pm – 4:00pm

A collaborative concert bringing together performers, from distinct traditions, who are engaged in a contemporary exploration of Mexican folk music. Featuring Jorge Moreno Salazar, Café con Pan and friends (pictured), and Jorge Lopez.

The War of the Worlds

Sunday, November 4, 2012
2:00pm

In 1938, Orson Welles staged what has become recognized as one of history's boldest pranks, and the Art of Time Ensemble will show you how Welles pulled off the infamous radio broadcast that terrorized a nation: War of the Worlds. In association with Harbourfront Centre.

POWER KIDS / Recreating News

Sunday, November 4, 2012
3:00pm – 5:00pm

Inspired by artist Omer Fast’s use of narrative and news media in his piece CNN Concatenated (2002), each participant will create a fictional news event by collaging found text from current newspapers and magazines. For children ages 10 – 15 and their adult companions.

Pedro Montejo and His Guitar

Sunday, November 4, 2012
3:00pm – 4:00pm

The soft sounds of the acoustic guitar will set a quiet mood over the Lakeside Terrace between food demos and family dance instruction.

Diana Kennedy in conversation with Naomi Duguid

Sunday, November 4, 2012
3:00pm – 4:00pm

Local cookbook author Naomi Duguid chats with lively advocate and authority on Mexican regional cooking and ingredients, Diana Kennedy.

El Alma de México (The Soul of Mexico)

Sunday, November 4, 2012
4:30pm – 6:00pm

Acclaimed Mexican novelist Carlos Fuentes introduces each episode in this documentary TV series on Mexican history.

Viva Mexico Mariachi

Sunday, November 4, 2012
5:00pm – 6:00pm

During Harbourfront Centre's Day of the Dead festival, mariachis culminate the day’s events and help restart the cycle of life.

There's always something happening at Harbourfront Centre!

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