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WHAT THE PLUS (+) – LGBTQ2+ GROUP ART SHOW

WHAT THE PLUS (+): EXPLORING THE GRADIENTS OF GENDER + SEXUALITY 

CALL FOR INTEREST FROM QATHET REGION, BC COASTAL + VANCOUVER ISLAND/GULF ISLANDS LGBTQ2+ (and allied) ARTISTS – ALL AGES-

****DEADLINE TO SUBMIT INITIAL INTEREST IS MARCH 9, 2020****

It’s the first LGBTQ2+ Group Art Exhibit/ Festival in Powell River coinciding with Powell River Pride activities and in cooperation with PR Pride Society.

Please find out more at http://whattheplus.wordpress.com and apply with your initial ideas for NEW work (any medium) based on our theme of “Gradients”, all ages welcome — click here . Show opens June 20, 2020. Guest curated by Rabideye (Giovanni Spezzacatena)

Community partnerships and sponsorship are welcome (contact whattheplusart@gmail.com) ; please pass on this call via social media, word of mouth, etc. We’re also on…Facebook, Instagram, Twitter 

 

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Graffiti/Graffito: An Exhibition of Street Art

September 5th to October 1st 2019
Reception and Discussion on September 12, 2019 6:30pm
Malaspina Exhibition Centre, 7085 Nootka Street
Vancouver Island University, Powell River BC

Graffiti has been elevated… Banksy, Choe, Fairey and others are reportedly worth millions. Their art selling in prestigious galleries around the world.

So when did nefarious night raids with spray paint become main stream? And why? And what should Powell River look forward to? We want to start the conversation!

Various contributors will be showing examples of street art from around the world and through the ages and a discussion with local muralists and street artists will follow introductory remarks on September 12. So come join us, as we take it from the streets….