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March 25 @ 5:00 pm - March 26 @ 7:00 pm$35 - $45
Join us for our one and a half day gathering supported by the Ontario Trillium Foundation and Ottawa Community Foundation that brings together artists and community partners for panel discussions and workshops.
Both segments of the gathering are aimed at providing community-engaged project and career development insight for community members and emerging artists, as well as program development tools for community partners interested in collaborating with local artists.
The gathering will feature several industry experts who will be leading hands-on workshops, round tables and panel discussions on topics relating to community-engaged arts.
The Neighbourhood Arts Ottawa 2018-2019 residency projects will also be showcased, and several artists will be facilitating workshops throughout the one and a half days.
Check out our speaker list for both days below:
Day 1: Monday, March 25 (5pm-8pm)
Poet, Writer & Arts Coordinator
Executive Director at World Folk Music Ottawa
Dennis Van Staalduinien
Executive Director at Wellington West BIA
Day 2: Tuesday, March 26 (9am-4pm)
Ariane Bell Vila
Singer-Songwriter & Music Teacher
Co-Interim Executive Director at MASC
Community Engagement and Development with Sandy Hill Community Health Centre
Jacqui Du Toit
Co-Owner & Director of The Origin Arts and Community Centre
Spoken Word Artist and founder of Tell Em’ Girl poetry showcase
Award-winning actor, director and playwright
Artistic Director at Cart Before the Horse Theatre Company
Co-Director of the Urban Legends Poetry Collective
Creator of Trophy
Megan Pierces Monafu
Founder of CSArt Ottawa
Stay tuned to our Instagram and FaceBook page as we make more exciting announcements AND watch out for the chance to win a complimentary ticket!
View the full one and a half day schedule here.