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ARTS COUNCIL WINDSOR & REGION
ARTS NOTES

May 24 to May 31, 2017

This week's Arts Notes sponsored by the Windsor Jewish Community Centre
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Windsor&Region This Week
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  ARTSPEAK GALLERY This Week
  ZEN O CLOCK TIMELY GREETINGS IN WORDS & IMAGES ON CARDS AND CANVAS BY OWEN SWAIN
  May 22 to May 27 @ 1pm to 5pm
Illustrator Owen Swain's upcoming show at the A.C.W.R.’s ArtSpeak Gallery will feature the following: never before seen, original illustration pages from his popular ...MORE

ART BATTLE @ The Willistead Night Market

Friday, May 26 @ 6:30pm to 9pm 
Art Battle at the Night Market The Willistead Night Market is looking for artists to register to participate in an Art Battle performance held in the alleyway between The Willistead Restaurant and the Walkerville Tavern which will be transformed into an interactive art space 
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DALE'S FRIDAY COFFEE HOUSE @ The Bank Theatre

Friday, May 26 @ 7pm 
Dale's Friday Coffee House is hosted by Dale Butler and radio personality Jan Hall from Folk Roots Radio. Come out for a great night of acoustic music, refreshments, and community! 
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ARTS SOCIETY OF KINGSVILLE SPRING ARTISAN MARKET @ Colasanti's Tropical Gardens - Hibiscus Room

May 27 & May 28 @ 10am to 5pm
Featuring original works of art and handcrafted items created by local artists and artisans. Join us to experience the creative energy of Essex County! 
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FRIDAY'S LIVE OPENING RECEPTION FOR SPRING/SUMMER EXHIBITIONS   @ Art Gallery of Windsor

Friday, May 26 @ 7pm to 10pm 
Enjoy meeting artists, curators, a cash bar, music by Tino Popvich and the official launch of The Sandwich Heritage Walking tour. 
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SANDWICH HERITAGE WALKING TOUR @ Duff-Baby Interpretation Centre

May 28 to Oct 1 @ 2pm to 4pm
Museum Windsor will be offering walking tours of historic Sandwich. These tours will utilize the new Sandwich Heritage Walking tour App, Advanced registration required. 
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SHOUT OUT! 150 STORYTELLING EVENT @ Windsor Jewish Community Centre

Sunday, May 28 @ 2pm to 4pm 
Local community members share stories to celebrate Canada's 150th! Hosted by the creator of Mouth Piece Storytelling, Vanessa Shields. Free, live storytelling event.  
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DALE G BUTLER & FRIENDS AND KEN DUNN & ANNA GREEN @ The Bank Theatre

Sunday, May 28 @ 2pm 
The Bank Theatre Presents Dale G Butler and Friends, Ken Dun & Anna Green for a live performance of guitar and vocals. This performance is a fundraiser for Southwestern Ontario Gleaners and Sun Parlour Coffee House. 
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FREE WEEKLY PLEIN AIR PAINT/SKETCH OUT @ Various locations throughout Windsor & Essex County

Monday, May 29 @ 10am 
The Windsor Essex County Plein Air Society is an active group of like minded artists who regularly meet to paint on location. Accepting new members.  
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OPEN MIND ∞ OPEN CANVAS MEDITATION & PAINTING EVENT @ SHO Art, Spirit and Performance

Tuesday, May 30 @ 7pm to 9:30pm
Guided meditation followed by painting and drawing. Canvases are provided and participants will leave with their own work of art ...MORE

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  UPCOMING CALLS, AUDITIONS & JOBS 
ARTS AND CULTURAL ALLIANCE - Call to artists: Open Studio Tour | Deadline: Wednesday, May 31
ARTS COUNCIL WINDSOR & REGION - Call to artists: Heat - Annual Members' Exhibition | Submissions accepted: June 27 - 30th & July 4th - 7th, 2017
ARTS COUNCIL WINDSOR & REGION - Job call: Program Assistant. Deadline: Friday, May 26
KINGSVILLE ART SOCIETY - Call to artists: Summer Artisan Market | Event date: July 29 & July 30, 2017
ONE TEN PARK - Call to artists: MAKE: PUBLIC MailArt | Deadline: September 1, 2017
SALT SPRING NATIONAL ART PRIZE - Call for artist submissions | Deadline: May 31, 2017

WINDSOR PUBLIC LIBRARY - Call to artists: Exhibit your work on the WPL Community Art Wall 
  CURRENT AND ONGOING @ THE GALLERIES 
ARTCITE INC.  Walks of Survivance | Lisa Myers & Farrah Miranda. Exhibition runs May 5 to June 10
ART GALLERY OF WINDSOR - Spring/Summer Exhibitions Opening May 26
ARTSPEAK GALLERY - Zen O'Clock Timely Greetings in Words & Images on Cards and Canavas
 | Walkerville Collegiate Institute. Exhibition runs May 16 to May 20. 
GIBSON GALLERY - Fibre Content | Fibre Art Association of Ontario. Exhibition runs: May 11 to June 11 
LEAMINGTON ARTS CENTRE - Reach for the Sky | Group Exhibition. Exhibition runs May 2 to May 27 
MUSEUM WINDSOR - Fakes & Forgeries - Yesterday and Today. Exhibition runs until May 28

MUDPUPPY GALLERY - The Whimsical World of Ian Jones | Featured Artist. Exhibition runs May 11 to May 25
WINDSOR SANDWICH SHOP - Lake Art Studios Gallery Exhibit | Andrea Mercier & Arlene Murphy. Exhibition runs January 16 to December 31
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  CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS | HEAT - ACWR  ANNUAL MEMBERS' SHOW 
 
Submissions accepted: June 27 - 30th & July 4th - 7th
The Arts Council of Windsor & Region (ACWR) is gearing up for its annual summer members show “windsor HEAT”. This exhibition is themed all things, Windsor. Artists are encouraged to submit work that explores imagery associated with Windsor and Essex County
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  VANGUARD'S 2ND BIRTHDAY PARTY 
 
THIS SATURDAY COMING
Saturday, May 27 @ 1pm to 3pm | Wigle Park, Windsor

This Spring marks the second year of Vanguard becoming a youth arts collective! Join us to celebrate two years of hard work. All youth are welcome for a chance to meet the team, enjoy some snacks and mini-workshops
 
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Arts Council Windsor & Region is open Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 1pm-5pm &
Wednesday 1pm-7pm


This week's ARTS NOTES is sponsored by Windsor Jewish Community Centre


 

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The Art Council Windsor & Region is supported by
The Ontario Arts Council, The Ontario Trillium Foundation, The City of Windsor,
Windsor Essex Community Foundation and our members.


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