Panel Discussion: The Power of the Arts to Build Resilient Communities
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 11am to 1:30pm
In collaboration with the National Arts Centre and hosted by co-curators of INSURGENCE/RESURGENCE, Jaimie Isaac and Julie Nagam, this panel discussion will explore the potential and power of the arts to build resilient communities. This talk features award-winning community mobilizer Michael Champagne, visual artists Kenneth Lavallee and Jessica Canard, and Music Director of the National Arts Centre Orchestra, Alexander Shelley. Also on offer is a chance to participate in a Collaborative Community Mural Project with Jessica Canard before and after the discussion.
11am-12pm • Community Collaborative Mural Making with Jessica Canard
12:15-1pm • Panel Discussion, Muriel Richardson Auditorium
1-1:30pm • Community collaborative mural making with Jessica Canard
Free event entrance; Gallery admission not included.