The evening will commence with a private reception in the Terrace Room on the 3rd floor of the Museum and will be followed by after-hours access to the participatory exhibition, which invites visitors to collaborate with the artist through interacting with the artwork itself. Join us to learn more about Yoko Ono and what the Gardiner Museum has to offer.
In partnership with Turnout, artsScene Toronto hosted a rehearsal for the National Ballet of Canada's Winter Season production!
The rehearsal was followed by a special reception with the opportunity to mingle with fellow artsScene Toronto members, Turnout members and National Ballet dancers, and listen to an educational chat from guest speaker Peter Ottmann, Senior Ballet Master.
Thank you to everyone who came out and to the National Ballet for hosting such an incredible event!
Our thanks to Confederation Centre of the Arts for collaborating on the coordination of the event, to TD for investing in artsScene initiatives, to everyone who attended and continues to show their support for the arts, and to Basia Bulat for taking the stage and blowing us all away.
On December 5, artsScene Vancouver presented its final event of 2017.
Hosted in the Vancouver Art Book Fair’s permanent space and created by artsScene Vancouver Chair Alistair Henning, the event was an installation and panel discussion themed around the past, present and possible futures of zine culture.
artsScene PEI hosted an evening of holiday food & drink, featuring a new collection of artwork by Norma Jean MacLean and a screening of seasonal short films from the National Film Board of Canada.
About the artist: Norma Jean MacLean New work will feature a series of digital prints that visually process and organize past actions into new forms. The digital deconstruction of an oil painting made as an act of letting go is reconstructed into new defined forms in an attempt to keep it together.
In September, ArtsScene Vancouver was thrilled to be invited to the eighth edition of the Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series.
Now in its eighth year, the Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series seeks to discover the best emerging visual artists from across North America. More than 800 Vancouver artists applied, and the Vancouver finals featured seventeen of Vancouver's best emerging artists as chosen by Artsy.
Thank you everyone who came out to the artsScene PEI launch event and to the team at Confederation Centre of the Arts for making it such a special evening. Wednesday night was the perfect launch for artsScene PEI.
In July we hosted our panel discussion, Why Analog Photography Matters As Never Before at 163 W Pender With analog photography currently experiencing a revival, the topic produced a lively discussion with panelists Allison White, Rick Etkin, Nicole Langdon-Davies, and moderator (and ArtsScene Co-Chair) Alistair Henning.
artsScene Winnipeg is excited to invite you to an exclusive show and tour with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet. Join us for a performance of Swan Lake, one of the most popular classical ballets of all time, and a post-show backstage tour and talk.
Our good friends, the Young Associates, have extended an invite to join them for an exclusive seating at RAW: almond on the river. There are limited tickets remaining for this seating and all other regular tickets have been sold out, so this is your last chance for the experience this year!
artsScene Halifax engaged with Dalhousie University Master students on the value of supporting the arts in your community, for both professional and personal development, no matter their career goals using the Atlantic Film Festival as a case study. The discussion focused on: