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2019 Sobey Art Award Residencies Program participants announced

International partnerships in Germany, the US and the UK support artistic exchange and excellence For its second year, the 2019 Sobey Art Award Residencies Program continues its partnerships with the Delfina Foundation (London, UK), International Studio & Curatorial Program (Brooklyn, USA) and Künstlerhaus Bethanien (Berlin, Germany) Canadian artists Marie-Michelle Deschamps, Logan MacDonald and Erdem Taşdelen […]

by pmnationtalk on September 18, 20193 Views

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Robinson-Huron gathering, arts festival join forces for event – Manitoulin Expositor

September 18, 2019 WIIKWEMKOONG – The Robinson-Huron Treaty Gathering (RHTG) and Wiikwemkoong Arts and Music Festival (WAMF) proved to be a popular pairing of events judging by the healthy turnout to the joint celebrations held this past weekend at Thunderbird Park and the Thunderdome Arena in Wiikwemkoong. Thursday evening marked the beginning of the RHTG […]

by ahnationtalk on September 18, 20195 Views

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U of Sudbury: Welcome Fire

On Friday, September 13th, 2019, the University of Sudbury organized a Welcome Fire at its Nishnaabe-gkendaaswin Teg Indigenous arbour to begin this new academic year. The day began around 7:15 a.m. with the lighting of the fire and a morning ceremony. At 1:30 p.m., a welcoming presentation was held, which was weaved with Indigenous teachings. […]

by pmnationtalk on September 17, 20194 Views

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Baawating Arts Festival comes to Sault Ste. Marie September 27-29 – SaultOnline.com

September 17, 2019 This September 27-29, more than 40 Indigenous artists from across Northern Ontario will descend on Sault Ste. Marie to celebrate Northern Ontario’s top Indigenous talent with Dream Big 2019: Baawating Arts Festival. The festival is presented by the Northern Indigenous Artist Alliance (NIAA) and will include performances, art exhibitions, and film screenings […]

by pmnationtalk on September 17, 20192 Views

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National Arts Centre Indigenous theatre honours trailblazing artists at Moshkamo opening – APTN News

September 16, 2019 On a grey Saturday morning, dozens of canoers sat on the edge of the Rideau Canal just outside downtown in Ottawa waiting to make the historic journey to the National Arts Centre to officially open the Indigenous theatre festival, Mòshkamo. The paddlers included Algonquin Elders and Algonquin Anishinabeg Nation community members, along […]

by ahnationtalk on September 17, 20195 Views

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City of Toronto: Program lineup announced for The Big Draw Festival

September 17, 2019 The Big Draw Festival at Toronto’s History Museums has announced its program lineup for Saturday, September 28 and Sunday, September 29. The weekend celebration of drawing, mark-making and artistic inspiration features more than 50 free art projects and workshops over two days across 10 city-wide historic sites. All activities, unless otherwise noted, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 17, 20192 Views

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Review: The Unnatural and Accidental Women strikes the right … – The Globe and Mail

The Unnatural and Accidental Women strikes the right celebratory note for beginning of new era at Ottawa’s National Arts Centre Title: The Unnatural and Accidental Women Written by: Marie Clements Genre: Drama Director: Muriel Miguel Actors: Monique Mojica, PJ Prudat, Columpa C. Bobb, Yolanda Bonnell, Lisa Cromarty, Cheri Maracle Companies: NAC Indigenous and English Theatres […]

by ahnationtalk on September 16, 20195 Views

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Reconciliation the focus of panel discussion at Thunder Bay’s Brodie library – CBC

Max FineDay hosting conversation about what reconciliation will look like in Thunder Bay The leader of one of Canada’s largest Indigenous-led charities hopes his visit to Thunder Bay, Ont., will allow him to amplify the voices of those passionate about reconciliation. Max FineDay, executive director of Canadian Roots Exchange, will be holding a panel discussion […]

by ahnationtalk on September 16, 20194 Views

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September 11 to 29: Mòshkamo Festival Kicks Off Inaugural Season of First Indigenous Theatre of Its Kind at Canada’s National Arts Centre

OTTAWA (Canada) The inaugural 2019–2020 season of the world’s first national Indigenous Theatre of its kind gets underway in Ottawa at the National Arts Centre (NAC) with Mòshkamo: Indigenous Arts Rising, a unique Indigenous arts and community festival featuring exciting all-Indigenous programming in the NAC’s performance and public spaces September 11-29, 2019 The festival will […]

by ahnationtalk on September 13, 20196 Views

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City (Mississauga) Council Approves New Policy: Use of Indigenous Images in City Sport Facilities

Sep 11, 2019 Today, City Council endorsed the Use of Indigenous Images/Themes in City Sports Facilities Policy. The policy promotes a positive and inclusive experience at City sports facilities, while supporting a climate of understanding and mutual respect. “Mississauga prides itself on being one of the most culturally diverse and welcoming cities in the world,” […]

by ahnationtalk on September 12, 20196 Views

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