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Commemorate! Black History Month with Scarborough Arts!

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4th February

In commemoration of Black History Month, Scarborough Arts presents Commemorate!, a series of free and open-to-all events that encourage the remembrance and honouring of the significant contributions of Black Canadians and of the African Diaspora to our city, country, and to the rest of the world. Happening on several Tuesdays throughout the month of February, these events will feature evocative artists and their works, plus great conversations and great food.

Drop by one or all of these events! Here are the details:

Commemorate! A Visual Arts Exhibition
February 9 to March 4, 2015
Works that honour the legacies of Black Canadians and explore the diverse creative expressions of the African Diaspora and its identities and cultures will be showcased. Exhibiting artists include: Mitzy Blair, Wendy Carmichael Bauld, Janice Hardacre, Karen Harkins, Gabrielle Lasporte, Charmaine Lurch, Danilo McCallum, and Petrose Tesfai.

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Commemorate! Black History Month: Call for Submissions — Deadline Extended!

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21st January

The deadline has been extended to tomorrow, Wednesday, January 28 at noon!

This year for Black History Month, Scarborough Arts is asking you to Commemorate!

For our February Bluffs Gallery exhibition, members and non-members are invited to submit visual art pieces that commemorate and honour the legacy of black Canadians, past and present, the African Diaspora, and its culture and traditions. Submit and Commemorate! Black History Month with Scarborough Arts.

We want to present an immersive, multi-media exhibition and so submissions in all visual arts mediums are eligible. Send us the most imaginative and potent expressions of your culture!

Here are the submission guidelines:

Scarborough Arts members and non-members of all ethnic backgrounds are invited to submit pieces that are sensitive to and relate to the theme, Commemorate!
As submissions will be juried, we ask that you send us digital images of your artworks in jpeg … Read More »




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