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July
01
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Free Canada Day Admission

Enjoy a full day of free museum admission in celebration of Canada Day!...

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July
06
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

How to Make a “Clay Mountain Person”

As part of the exhibition Works for Change by Madeleine Co., artist Ness Lee will lead a free clay-making workshop on how to make one of her playful mountain people. ...

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July
06
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Community Arts Space Opening Celebration

Join us for art, music, poetry, food, and more to celebrate the public opening of this year’s Community Arts Space: Art is Change. Tickets are free!...

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July
09
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

How to Make a “Zine for Social Change”

As part of the exhibition Works for Change by Madeleine Co., artist Kaya Joan will blast the speakers and lead a free DIY workshop on how to make self-published magazines that can get your social message out there....

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July
10
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Lunch Hour Outdoor Mosaic Making

Be part of a collective effort to transform our public space in a meaningful way and join us for this special outdoor communal art-making activity. ...

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July
13
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

How to Make a “Truth Bath Bomb”

As part of the exhibition Works for Change by Madeleine Co., artist Paddy Leung will lead a free DIY workshop on how to make a bath bomb that explodes with the truth....

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July
19
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

NU_FORuMS

Queer video and performance artist Mikiki, who identifies as a mixed White/Indigenous person of Mi'kmaq, Acadian, and Irish heritage, will address issues of identity and colonization through original choreography performed on a foundation of wet clay. This free performance will...

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July
21
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Waterloo Architecture’s 50th Anniversary Celebration

Join Waterloo Architecture students, faculty, and alumni for a 50th anniversary celebration of the School....

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July
21
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

NU_FORuMS

Queer video and performance artist Mikiki, who identifies as a mixed White/Indigenous person of Mi'kmaq, Acadian, and Irish heritage, will address issues of identity and colonization through original choreography performed on a foundation of wet clay. This free performance will...

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July
22
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

NU_FORuMS

Queer video and performance artist Mikiki, who identifies as a mixed White/Indigenous person of Mi'kmaq, Acadian, and Irish heritage, will address issues of identity and colonization through original choreography performed on a foundation of wet clay. This free performance will...

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July
23
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

NU_FORuMS

Queer video and performance artist Mikiki, who identifies as a mixed White/Indigenous person of Mi'kmaq, Acadian, and Irish heritage, will address issues of identity and colonization through original choreography performed on a foundation of wet clay. This free performance will...

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July
25
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

NU_FORuMS

Queer video and performance artist Mikiki, who identifies as a mixed White/Indigenous person of Mi'kmaq, Acadian, and Irish heritage, will address issues of identity and colonization through original choreography performed on a foundation of wet clay. This free performance will...

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July
26
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

NU_FORuMS

Queer video and performance artist Mikiki, who identifies as a mixed White/Indigenous person of Mi'kmaq, Acadian, and Irish heritage, will address issues of identity and colonization through original choreography performed on a foundation of wet clay. This free performance will...

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August
11
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Peripheral Histories of Asha Puthli

August Fröhls (Aman Sandhu & Swapnaa Tamhane) will hold a talk with cult figure Asha Puthli....

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August
12
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sonic Meditations: Public Rehearsal with Christopher Willes and Anne Bourne

As part of the Feminist Art Museum's Community Arts Space project, artist Christopher Willes brings together a group of performers to rehearse music by the late American composer Pauline Oliveros....

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August
12
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Why Indigenous Knowledge Matters: Creating New Moral Fabrics in Settler Colonial Societies with Christine Migwans

Part of the Feminist Art Museum's Community Arts Space project, this talk will explore Indigenous conceptualizations of land, place, and decolonization....

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August
13
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

The History of Brick-Making with Ed Freeman

As part of the Feminist Art Museum's Community Arts Space project, Geologist Ed Freeman will be giving a talk on the history of brick-making in Toronto that spans the subjects of climate change, labour, soil taxonomy, and gentrification....

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August
13
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Sonic Meditations: Public Rehearsal with Christopher Willes and Anne Bourne

As part of the Feminist Art Museum's Community Arts Space project, artist Christopher Willes brings together a group of performers to rehearse music by the late American composer Pauline Oliveros....

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August
14
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sonic Meditations: Public Rehearsal with Christopher Willes and Anne Bourne

As part of the Feminist Art Museum's Community Arts Space project, artist Christopher Willes brings together a group of performers to rehearse music by the late American composer Pauline Oliveros....

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August
14
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Documentary Screening: Imagine The Sound (1981)

Filmed at a studio on Mutual St. in Toronto, Imagine the Sound brings together interviews and performances by the prime innovators of the once-controversial free jazz movement of the 1960s....

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August
15
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sonic Meditations: Public Rehearsal with Christopher Willes and Anne Bourne

As part of the Feminist Art Museum's Community Arts Space project, artist Christopher Willes brings together a group of performers to rehearse music by the late American composer Pauline Oliveros....

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August
16
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sonic Meditations: Public Rehearsal with Christopher Willes and Anne Bourne

As part of the Feminist Art Museum's Community Arts Space project, artist Christopher Willes brings together a group of performers to rehearse music by the late American composer Pauline Oliveros....

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August
17
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Alternative Forms of Learning

This workshop will engage with Negarra Kudumu, who views education as a form of curation, and Timothy Yanick Hunter and Esmaa Mohamoud, members of Black Artists’ Union....

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August
17
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Performance: “To Valerie Solanas and Marilyn Monroe in Recognition of Their Desperation”

As part of Feminist Art Museum's Community Arts Space project, a group of musicians, dancers, artists, and actors, led by artist Christopher Willes, will present a showing of Pauline Oliveros’s 1970 orchestral work “To Valerie Solanas and Marilyn Monroe in...

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August
25
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Collecting Personal Archives – Opening Celebrations

Join us for the exhibition opening of Collecting Personal Archives, a Community Arts Space project by soJin Chun in collaboration with The Truth and Dare Project....

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August
25
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Presenting Stories about Objects from Peripheral Histories

Join us for artist presentations by Sameer Farooq and Aanchal Malhotra, as part of August Fröhl’s Portable Stories programming....

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August
26
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Disrupting Archives

Participants from The Truth & Dare Project will walk through the exhibit with visitors, giving insight into their artistic processes and conceptual underpinning....

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