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2015 Festival Schedule

You are warmly invited to enjoy all these events at no cost to you.

April 3 to 11

April 12 to 24


Found Poetry: Artwork from the Streets

April 3 to 29

Central Library
Art Wall

Inspiring words found in participant neighbourhoods are used to create works on canvas that are both poems and visual art.




Eye of the Storm

April 5 to May 30

TNG +15 Window
Arts Commons, 205 - 8 Ave. S.E.

Enjoy stunning visual artwork created by artists of the Wild Rose Studio located at the Calgary Drop-In Centre.




Eye of the Storm

April 9 to 27
Opening Reception April 16, 7:30pm - 9pm

Loft 112
#112, 535 - 8 Ave. S.E.

Enjoy even more stunning visual artwork created by artists of the Wild Rose Studio located at the Calgary Drop-In Centre.




Voices in the Wind: In Bridgeland

April 5 to June 6
Opening Reception April 11, 1pm to 5pm
Lukes Drug Mart, 112 4th St. NE

Tiny Gallery
Several locations on 1st Ave NE in Bridgeland

A display of art by some of Calgary's more marginalized citizens including children and youth from the various shelters and agencies.




Possibilities in the Wind: An Artful Partnership

April 11 - 25
Opening Reception April 11, 2:30pm to 5pm

U-HALL Gallery at TRUCK
2009 10 Ave SW

See the transformation of a rundown rooming house into a vibrant work of art.


Friends and Mentors: Sharing Experience

April 12
2pm to 3:30pm

Central Library, Main Floor
616 Macleod Trail S.E.

Talent and diversity of expression meet social justice issues.




Uncovering Colonial Legacies:
Voices of Indigenous Youth in
Child Welfare (dis)Placements

April 17 to 25

Opening Reception April 17, 6 pm

artBOX on 17E
1807 42 Street SE

The astonishing work of young artists presented in collaboration with Urban Society for Aboriginal Youth.




PhotoWalk: Urban Exploration With Cat

April 19
10:30 to noon

Meet at the Municipal Building, by the horse sculptures
800 Macleod Trail SE

Grab your camera and explore sites of displacement and rebuilding in the downtown core, focusing on the East Village.




Voices in the Wind: The Patchwork Show

April 24
7:30pm

CommunityWise Common Room
101, 223 12 Ave SW

As the Festival draws to a close, we celebrate the spirit of creative expression that has enveloped us over the past two weeks.

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