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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”

Artist Christopher Willes has invited a group of musicians, dancers, artists, and actors to develop a new performance of “To Valerie Solanas and Marilyn Monroe in Recognition of Their Desperation”, an orchestral work which first premiered in 1970 by the...

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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 with Aanchal Malhotra

Join us for an artist presentation by 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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August
29
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Presenting Stories about Objects from Peripheral Histories with Sameer Farooq

Join us for an artist presentation by Sameer Farooq, as part of August Fröhl’s Portable Stories programming. ...

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September
27
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Joy of Ceramics 2017

Join us for the 25th anniversary of the Joy of Ceramics luncheon, the Gardiner Volunteer Committee's annual fundraising event, featuring a presentation by David Walmsley, Editor-in-Chief of The Globe and Mail. ...

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October
12
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Empty Bowls 25th Anniversary

Empty Bowls, now in its 25th year at the Gardiner, is a North American-wide project to aid the homeless. More than 400 bowls are donated by potters, potter’s guilds, and students, and delicious soups are prepared and ladled out by...

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