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Wish150 A Long Way Home Exhibit

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Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre

181 Roundhouse Mews

Vancouver, BC V6Z 2W3

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Opening Reception: Tuesday August 1st ,7-9pm
Opening by Cease Wyss, Artist talks, Poetry with Mitchell Touchie and Justin Bige, Dance performance with Vidya Kotamraju, Musical performance with Familiar Wild, and DJ set with Erica Dee


TakingITGlobal presents the Wish150 A Long Way Home exhibit featuring the Vancouver Mosaic. The project brings together wood pieces painted by 9 different artists from British Columbia, to form a diverse mosaic. These emerging artists have the opportunity to creatively express their identity, the aesthetic of their community, and their wish for Canada in the next 150 years. Now it’s your turn, what is your wish?

TakingITGlobal présentent la Mosaïque Souhait150 Le Long Chemin de Retour. Le projet réunit des pièces en bois peints par 9 artistes différents du Colombie-Britannique, pour former une mosaïque diversifiée. lls ont l'occasion d'exprimer de façon créative leurs identités, l'esthétique de leurs communautés et leurs désirs pour le Canada dans les prochaines 150 années. Maintenant c'est à vous, quel est votre souhait?


Artwork by ADELE MASKWA ISKWEW ARSENEAU, ANDREW TAVUKCIYAN, JAKE JOHNSTON, BRODERICK WONG, CAITLIN McDONAGH, CHANDA STALLMAN, KIM VILLAGANTE, SANDEEP JOHAL, TANIA OROZCO, EMMA HASSENCAHL, CARSEN GRAY.


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Monday July 31, 2017
Sing for the Soul with Erica Dee |6:00-7:30PM

Tuesday August1, 2017
Sing for the Soul with Erica Dee |1:00-2:30PM

Round Dance Arts with Emma Hassencahl |3:00-4:30PM

Wednesday August 2, 2017
Sing for the Soul with Erica Dee |1:00-2:30PM

Art workshop with Caitlin McDonagh |3:00-5:00PM

Representing Yourself with Axis Imagery |5:30-7:00PM


Classical Indian Dance Workshop with Vidya Kotamraju |7:30-9:00PM


Thursday August 3, 2017
Paint your Spirit Animal with Broderick Wong |4:00-5:30PM


Collective Storytelling Poetry hosted by Mariah Dear |7:00-8:30PM
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We acknowledge that the land on which we gather is the unceded territory of the Coast Salish peoples, including the territories of the Musqueam, Squamish, Tsleil-Waututh Nations.
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