[in]sites 2019

Sep 15 - Oct 19, 2019

[in]sites is a site-specific series presented by Public Energy Performing Arts, Artspace, and the Art Gallery of Peterborough. Artspace is pleased to present two site-specific projects this year - more info below. See the full program here: insites program 2019 and visit http://publicenergy.ca/performance/sarah-conn-trophy/ and https://agp.on.ca/upcoming-exhibitions/ for more information on other projects.

Overlay of the Land | Aylan Couchie

From Sept. 15 to Oct. 19, 2019, visit one of two Magical Gumball Machines of Fate, which dispense artist multiples for $2 a pop. Stickers designed by artist Aylan Couchie call audiences to action and combat the colonial erasure of Indigenous rights and presence.


(1) Food Court, Peterborough Square, 340 George St N (https://goo.gl/maps/73srdvunZVspQLq37).

(2) Enwayaang – Peter Gzowski College, Trent University, basement level, 2510 Pioneer Rd (https://goo.gl/maps/2V71dvDZr8iBZSVE9).

Gitigaazh 2019: Soundings and Corn Roast | Jenn Cole & Ron Benner | Oct. 3, 5:30-7:30pm

On Oct. 3, join us at 5:30 pm for an immersive installation that offers audiences a new way of understanding plants and their presence in the land through sound, performance, and storytelling. Performance followed by a community corn roast. Project organized by William Kingfisher.

WHERE: Peterborough Lift Lock, at the community garden, 220 Hunter St. E

Meet us at the Peterborough Lift Lock, 220 Hunter St. E. The gathering will take place at the community garden, located south of the Trent-Severn Waterway, Peterborough Lift Lock Visitor Centre in Westclox Park: https://goo.gl/maps/TYf83cpX4yKbbamD9
Assessing the garden: The garden can be accessed via the Lift Lock Visitor Centre Parking Lot or via the trail that runs parallel to the canal, beginning at Armour Rd. The ground leading from the Visitor Centre parking lot to the garden is a sloped lawn (see below).
If you have additional questions about accessing the event, please email hannah@artspace-arc.org or call 705-748-3883.