Artist Talk // Jill Stanton
Aug 24, 6:30 pm
Please join Artspace on Wednesday, August 24th at 6:30pm at the Hunter Street Bridge mural site, off Steve Terry Way for an artist talk with mural artist Jill Stanton.
The 2016 Hunter Street Bridge Mural Project
Following an extensive call for proposals and a juried review process, Artspace and the City of Peterborough are pleased to announce that Jill Stanton has been chosen to complete the second mural for the Hunter Street Bridge Mural Project in Peterborough, Ontario.
Stanton's mural will be an exciting contribution to the ongoing Hunter Street Bridge Mural Project. Stanton, who hails from Edmonton, Alberta, is an visual artist with a history of large-scale mural and public art projects. For the latest instalment in the Hunter Street Bridge Mural Project mural Stanton intends to draw on the some of the region's lesser-known biodiversity.
Sep 9 - Sep 30
Tanya Lukin Linklater and Leanne Simpson, along with Layli Long Solider, cheyanne turions, and Tara Williamson will present Constellation/conversation, a new collaborative performance and installation work at Artspace.
Leanne Simpson will perform her poem, “Constellation,” with composer and musician, Tara Williamson, in a looped performance. Simpson’s “Constellation” will serve as a generative departure for responses by artist, Tanya Lukin Linklater, poet, Layli Long Solider and curator, cheyanne turions. The evening event will culminate in conversation between the five Indigenous women, expanding conceptual spaces for Indigenous women in the site of the gallery.