Sunday, June 24, 2018

NEW CANADIAN EMBASSY WOOS THE FRENCH WITH INDIGENOUS ART

Paintings by Indigenous artist Kent Monkman featured in inaugural show

THERE WILL BE A GIANT FLAME-BREATHING DRAGON ON TORONTO ROADS THIS WEEKEND

There is a workshop in this city where a ragtag collective of creative Toronto folks are working in the belly of giant metal beasts.

A NIGHT WITH AMAL CLOONEY, A MAGIC SHOW IN A CASTLE AND EIGHT OTHER...

Lawyer and activist Amal Clooney takes part in an onstage interview with journalist Nick Clooney (yes, he’s her father-in-law) to discuss the world’s most pressing human rights issues.

NADYA KWANDIBENS HONOURED WITH 2018 ONTARIO ARTS COUNCIL INDIGENOUS ARTS AWARD

This award, created in 2012, celebrates the work of Indigenous artists and arts leaders who have made significant contributions to the arts in Ontario.

ANISHINAABE ARTIST DESIGNS TWITTER TURTLE ISLAND EMOJI FOR INDIGENOUS HISTORY MONTH

Emoji can be activated by a selection of hashtags

BIG on Bloor Festival 2018

BIG on Bloor Festival opens its 11th year on July 21st with a pedestrian takeover of Bloor Street West, Dufferin to Lansdowne, from noon until midnight.

Banksy exhibit adds extra month in Toronto; New Order and Miguel add Toronto dates

Due to popular demand, Toronto’s The Art of Banksy exhibit is extended until Sunday, August 19, and new tickets ($33-$35) went on sale on Monday at banksyexhibit.com....

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL ENTERTAINMENT GROUP TO LAUNCH FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT CENTRES

Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group announced today it is adding family entertainment centres to its portfolio of creative projects. Ivanhoé Cambridge to welcome first centre in Canada in 2019

B.C. ART TEACHER SUBMITS THESIS IN THE FORM OF A COMIC BOOK

'I think it's a really exciting form for scholarship of all kinds,' says graduate Meghan Parker

CANADIAN COMPANY ENDY TO GIVE AWAY FREE CANADA-THEMED TATTOOS IN TORONTO, VANCOUVER, AND CALGARY...

Proud to be Canadian? Prove it. This Canada Day, Canada's leading online mattress brand, Endy, is teaming up with Canada's top tattoo parlours to give out free tattoos in three cities: Toronto, Vancouver, and Calgary.

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