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Renowned jazz musicians take the stage this fall for the McMichael Concert Series

KLEINBURG ON—The McMichael Concert Series, in partnership with JAZZ.FM91, returns this fall with an exciting lineup of performances, celebrating great Canadian music amidst the gallery’s world-class collection and spectacular grounds. The concerts will take place on Sunday afternoons in the picturesque Woodland Gallery overlooking the Humber River Valley – and will be hosted by well-known […]

by ahnationtalk on September 9, 2015486 Views

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Métis flag flies high in Lafontaine

On July 1, Senator Verna Porter-Brunelle of the Provisional Council of the Métis Nation of Ontario (PCMNO) felt a sense of pride upon seeing her heritage prominently displayed near her home. Living at Le Villageois, a retirement community in Penetanguishene, Senator Porter-Brunelle watched as the Canadian flag, the Franco-Ontarian flag and the Métis flag were […]

by ahnationtalk on September 8, 2015402 Views

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imagineNATIVE announces Kent Monkman Exhibition Premiere and Digital Media Art+Cade for the 16th Annual imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival

imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival is bursting at the seams with the best in Indigenous Art, Digital Media Works and Exhibitions, including the opening of the new installation by Kent Monkman, the inaugural Digital Media Art+Cade, and a music showcase at The Beat’s DJ POW! WOW. On Friday, October 16, as part of the […]

by ahnationtalk on September 3, 2015486 Views

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Call for Artists: Artscape Sandbox launches two exciting initiatives for professional artists

Artscape Sandbox is brand new flexible and multidisciplinary performance space in the heart of the entertainment district. At over 6,000 square feet, the space is ripe for vibrant and innovative artistic creation on a large scale. We believe this special resource has something unique to offer professional artists as a space for exploration, innovation and […]

by ahnationtalk on September 1, 2015531 Views

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The Royal Canadian Mint Invites Canadians to Vote on Designs for 2017 Circulation Coins

OTTAWA, ONTARIO, SEPTEMBER 1, 2015 – With the finalist designs now selected, the Royal Canadian Mint is inviting Canadians from coast-to-coast-to-coast to vote on what will be depicted on Canada’s 5-cent, 10-cent, 25-cent, one-dollar and two-dollar coins that will appear in 2017. Canadians can vote for their favourites on www.mint.ca/Canada150 until October 9. “I was […]

by ahnationtalk on September 1, 2015622 Views

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Canadian Inuit Recommend Creation and Implementation of Standardized Writing System for Inuktut

August 27, 2015 Participants in a Summit on the Unification of the Inuit Writing System agreed yesterday to recommend that jurisdictions formally explore the implementation of an Inuit writing system that is rooted in a standardized form of roman orthography, developed by Inuit for Inuit and introduced through the education system. “I would like to […]

by ahnationtalk on August 27, 2015360 Views

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The International Sculpture Center Announces 2015 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award Recipients

(Hamilton,NJ) Eighteen students have been awarded the prestigious International Sculpture Center’s Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award for 2015. The International Sculpture Center (ISC) established the annual “Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award” program in 1994 to recognize young sculptors and to encourage their continued commitment to the field. It was also designed […]

by ahnationtalk on August 26, 2015472 Views

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imagineNATIVE’s Short Pitch Competition Returns!

08/24/2015 Call For Submissions: 2015 imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival Short Film Pitch Competition Exclusive Professional Training & Pitch Sessions for Canadian Indigenous Creatives This is your chance to be part of an intensive pitch training and development opportunity at this year’s imagineNATIVE! Deadline: September 10, 2015 at 10 am Do you have a […]

by ahnationtalk on August 25, 2015312 Views

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Impact 15 Indigenous line up

-Kitchener, ON/Toronto, ON/Vancouver, BC/Whitehorse, YT- -Sept 22-27,2015- The Honouring — Kaha:wi Dance Theatre, Toronto Return Home — Return Home Collective & Salish Sea Productions in association with MT Space and Urban Ink Productions, Vancouver Frost Exploding Trees Moon / Northern Journey / Spine of the Mother — Raven Spirit Dance, Vancouver Paradise — MT Space […]

by ahnationtalk on August 24, 2015432 Views

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Metis Voyageurs on the Great Lakes

Credits: Cinema Borghese Published on Jul 25, 2015 Photos of my ancestor’s Voyage across Lake Huron and Georgian Bay to Penetanguishene in 1828 Have a video, podcast or story you would like featured here contact us with full information.

by ahnationtalk on August 24, 2015693 Views

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