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Community Art Build

June 27, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Community Banner Build
with Christi Belcourt and Isaac Murdoch
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Baggage Building Arts Centre
Sleeping Giant Parkway

In association with:

UPRISING: THE POWER OF MOTHER EARTH – Christi Belcourt – A Retrospective with Isaac Murdoch, June 22 – November 25, 2018

Donations Wanted!

We’re looking for donations of clean and smoke-free, art-worthy materials for the Community Art Build on June 27. Here are the total amounts of supplies we’ll need.

– 400’ of cotton rope for clotheslines
– Approximately 1000 clothespins
– 750’ of unbleached, unprimed cotton or muslin
– Cotton rags

The community will work with Christi Belcourt and Isaac Murdoch to screen-print and paint over 300 banners for use in worldwide actions and marches. Everyone is welcome!

Please bring your donations by Tuesday, June 26 to the Thunder Bay Art Gallery during operating hours (Tuesday – Thursday: Noon – 8:00 p.m., Friday – Sunday: Noon – 5:00 p.m.) or call the Gallery at 577.6427 and ask for Betty Carpick.


Open Mic

Musicians and storytellers are welcome to come out to the Community Arts Build! All you need to do is to show up 30 minutes in advance to claim a spot on the list. We’re aiming to give each person about 10 -15 minutes worth of stage time


Sustainable, Not Trace Potluck

To minimize environmental impact, please bring food for sharing in reusable containers. You’ll need to bring your own dishware, cutlery, and drinking vessel. Snacks will be available.

Gallery Hours & Admission

1080 Keewatin Street

Thunder Bay, ON, Canada

P.O. Box 10193

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Galleries & The Gallery Store hours:

Tuesday to Thursday:
noon - 8pm

Friday to Sunday: noon - 5pm

Office Hours:
Mon – Fri - 9am – 5pm

(suggested $5 including hst)

Children (under 12): FREE

Gallery Members: FREE

Admission free Wednesdays is sponsored by the John Andrews Foundation

Tel: 807 577 6427

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