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Regent Park Multimedia Potluck Project

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ArtHeart Community Art Centre

585 Dundas St. East (Daniels Spectrum Building)

Studio 210

Toronto, ON M5A 2B7

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WE ARE SEEKING PARTICIPANTS FOR THIS EXCITING CULTURAL EXCHANGE AND POTLUCK FEAST!

Actitivies include:

A BASIC PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
Participants will learn some tips on how to capture great photos! Digital cameras will be provided during the event.

VIDEO BOOTH
Participants will be invited to share their stories on video of how they came to arrive in Toronto.

INTERACTIVE GOOGLE EARTH
The collected photos and videos will be showcased in an interactive digital globe.

POTLUCK
Participants are asked to bring a favourite dish and recipe that speaks to their home, their traditions, and transformations.

PARTICIPANTS WILL TAKE HOME:

An individual or family portrait photograph.

New recipes featuring dishes from the potluck participants.

New friendships and network connections.

An interactive digital compendium of our stories of arrivals and departures.

Registration Details:

• This is a FREE public event that is open to people of all ages. Priority will be given to participants living or working in and/or around Regent Park, or have some connection to Regent Park. Children under 12 are welcome but must be accompanied by an adult. Families are also encouraged to participate together.

• Participants must be willing to bring a potluck dish to this event.

• Participants must be willing to be photographed and to have their images shared online and with group.


ABOUT THE REGENT PARK COMMUNITY MULTIMEDIA POTLUCK PROJECT:
Participants will be asked to consider the themes of traditions and transformations, arrivals and departures as they pertain to their family stories of origin and/or settlement in Toronto. Photography educator Diana Nazareth and filmmaker Jordan McTavish will work with the participants to mount a pop-up multimedia exhibit featuring participants’ work. The objective is to provide a unique, interactive community event where stories can be shared and documented, and new connections can be forged and nourished. The completion of this event will be celebrated with a potluck feast.

This is an MYSEUM INTERSECTIONS sponsored community event. #MyseumX


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ArtHeart Community Art Centre

585 Dundas St. East (Daniels Spectrum Building)

Studio 210

Toronto, ON M5A 2B7

Canada

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