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Holiday Dreams

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14th September

Scarborough Arts Members are invited to submit work to the upcoming:

Holiday Dreams Exhibition

at
The Bluffs Gallery
November 2 – December 20, 2012

SA invites our member artists to contribute works of all styles & mediums.
Pieces must be original work and must reflect the theme of the holiday season.

• Please submit 1 or 2 pieces that have not previously been exhib ited at SA
• Artwork must be dropped off at The Bluffs Gallery, wired and re ady to hang
• Space is limited. W orks will be included on a first-come-first-served basis

• Drop-off period is Tuesday, October 16 – Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Hours of operation = Monday-Friday 9am-5pm & closed on weekends
• Work must be retrieved by January 25, or it will be considered a donation
• Work sold will be subject to a 20% commission.

1859 Kingston Road
Scarborough, ON, M1N 1T3
www.scarborougharts.com
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Creative Challenge

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14th September

Flex your artistic muscles with our creative challenge!

Check out SA members’ work in our showcase!



Artist Call: Autumn Members’ Exhibition

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7th September

Scarborough Arts Members are invited to submit work to the upcoming:

Autumn Members’ Exhibition

at
The Bluffs Gallery
September 20 – October 31, 2012

SA invites our member artists to contribute works of all styles & mediums.
Pieces must be original work and must reflect the theme of the fall season.
• Please only submit pieces that have not previously been exhib ited at SA
• Pieces must be dropped off at The Bluffs Gallery, wired and ready for hanging
• Space is limited. W orks will be included on a first-come-first-served basis
  • Drop-off period is Monday, September 10 – Monday, September 17, 2012

Hours of operation = Monday-Friday 9am-5pm & closed on weekends
• Work must be retrieved by November 14, or it will be considered a donation
• Work sold will be subject to a 20% commission.

1859 Kingston Road
Scarborough, ON, M1N 1T3
www.scarborougharts.com
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2012 Annual General Meeting: October 15

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7th September

Calling all Scarborough Arts members, supporters, volunteers, partners, participants and members of the community. Join us to find out the latest from Scarborough Arts, meet staff and Board members, view Scarborough Arts videos and enjoy food & refreshments.

Members, your presence is important at the AGM in order to secure a quorum and vote.

For more info and to RSVP, please contact us at: 416-698-7322 or office@scarborougharts.com

Scarborough Arts Annual General Meeting
Monday, October 15, 2012 @ 6:00pm
Scarborough Civic Centre – Council Chambers
150 Borough Drive, Scarborough, Ontario



Bridging Festival 2012 Photos

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30th August

Thank you to everyone who came out and/or contributed to the 3rd annual Bridging Festival!

The Bridging Festival on Rogers TV

See more information here.



EAST ANIMATING DEMOCRACY 2016

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29th August

About EAST Animating Democracy
The EAST Animating Democracy Project invites Scarborough youth aged 16 to 24 who are interested in using photojournalism or videography to investigate important Scarborough issues through well-told and engaging stories that support civic engagement to participate in this enriching year-long program!

Whether you want to document urban decay, youth-on-youth violence, food awareness/safety, isolated seniors, transit issues, youth unemployment/homelessness, or one of a host of other issues in your community, we encourage you to look at your neighbourhood with fresh eyes and an informed objectively and tell your compelling story.

EAST Animating Democracy is funded by the Kiwanis Club of Toronto, the Toronto Foundation, the Johansen-Larsen Foundation, the George Lunan Foundation, and the J.P. Bickell Foundation, with additional support from the City of Toronto and the Ontario Arts Council. Partners include the Toronto International Film Festival, Trinity Square Video, VIBE Arts, Woodgreen … Read More »



Healing Through Art now at the Bluffs Gallery

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27th August

Now Showing in the Bluffs Gallery:

Healing Through Art

by Marita Engel

On exhibit to September 18, 2012

Old and new paintings that span 30 years, 1982-2012, exploring fear and pain, man in space, music and nature.

The Bluffs Gallery
1859 Kingston Rd
Toronto,ON M1N 1G8



The Bridging Festival 2012

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10th August

Photos from the event:  http://scarborougharts.com/bridging-festival-2012-photos/

PRESS COVERAGE:
The Toronto Star, Aug 24
Scarborough Mirror, Aug 24
Rogers TV
National Film Board website

 

Friday August 24, 7 pm – 9 pm & Saturday August 25, 10 am – 5 pm East Scarborough Storefront, 4040 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto

On facebook.

Click here for the full festival program

FRIDAY AUGUST 24
7:15 – 7:45 PM Sarma Donepudi – Indian Classical Music Performance
7:15 – 7:45 PM Cooking Demo led by Pavitra Restaurant
8:00 – 9:00 PM Short films screening including ‘One Millionth Tower’ and others from the National Film Board of Canada

SATURDAY AUGUST 25
10:00 – 10:30 AM Kaleidoscope’s Interactive Movement Workshop
10:35 – 10:45 AM Healthy Living Community Arts presents “Angels of the Festival” (play)
10:35 AM, 10:45 AM, 1:30 – 1:50 PM Drumming Workshops by Kaleidoscope
10:45 – 11:00 AM East Scarborough Community Choir
11:00 – 11:40 AM Tower Neighbourhood Renewal Fence Removal Event
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EGO 2012 Exhibition Catalogue

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2nd August

The Ego 2012 Exhibition Catalogue is now online!

Check it out by clicking on the image below (Navigate by clicking the bottom right and left hand corners of the pages).



Scarborough Arts Member Profiles

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1st August

Who are our members? What are their stories?

Enjoy our intimate video profiles of select SA artist members.
As a celebration of diversity during Asian Heritage Month 2012, we produced three spectacular, intimate video profiles of selected Scarborough Arts Members. We’re celebrating our members while reaching out to new audiences, SA members and potential SA supporters. This is an ongoing initiative.

 

Lisa Ng

 

Shillan Jabbar

 

Scarborough Arts acknowledges the support of the Ontario Arts Council Arts Investment Fund for this initiative.

 




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