Gallery 101 in partnership with the Asinabka Film & Media Arts Festival presents: Noongwa (Now/Today) Jordan Bennett (Mi'kmaq), Fiya Bruxa (Latino/Mapuche), Nyle Johnston (Anishinabe), Erin Marie Konsmo (Michif/Cree), Ernie Paniccioli (Cree) Curators: Howard Adler and Christopher Wong July 24 - August 16 2014 Opening: July 24, 7pm to 1am 51 B Young Street, Ottawa, ON The title for this exhibition Noongwa (Now/Today), takes its name from an Anishinabemowin word meaning “Now' or “Today”. The Opening will feature a drum group, live music, live painting, spoken word, dj's, food + drinks and a gallery crawl to see the art exhibition Maanpii (Here) at Platform Gallery, 51 A Young Street, Ottawa, ON Performing artists include : DJ Kinewone (Brad Greyeyes-Brant) (Ottawa), Fiya Bruxa (Toronto), Nyle Johnston (Toronto), Test Their Logik (Toronto), Vera Wabegijig (Ottawa) and Just Jamaal the Poet. There will also be a drum opening with Theland and Elaine Kicknosoway and Frazier Whiteduck with the Capital Warriors. For more information, please visit: www.asinabkafestival.org www.g101.ca
Thursday, July 24, 2014 to Saturday, August 16, 2014Opening
Gallery 101 gratefully acknowledges the support of The City of Ottawa, The Ontario Arts Council, and The Canada Council for the Arts. Gallery 101 thanks the Asinabka: Film & Media Arts Festival, Indigenous Culture and Media Innovations (ICMI), NIIGAAN: In Conversation, members, volunteers, partners, and all our relations.
- Thursday, July 24, 2014 to Friday, July 25, 2014