Monday, 25 March 2013

Arts in the Garden workshop April 6


Arts In the Garden
  
Date: Saturday April 6, 9AM - 3PM
Place: The UBC Orchard Garden, behind the Macmillan Land and Food Systems building at Main Mall & Agronomy Road <theorchardgarden.blogspot.ca>
Price: sliding scale $5-10 to cover lunch

Come celebrate spring and the arts in the Orchard Garden in this spectacular workshop day! All welcome! RSVP on Eventbrite <artsintheorchardgarden.eventbrite.com>

Opening ceremony & welcome to unceded Musqueam territory by Elder Larry Grant

Participating artists:

Sharon Kallis & Brian Jones, Urban Weavers project: weaving invasive plants and traditional British wheat weaving <sharonkallis.com>

Mind of a Snail: "compost-modernist" duo, teaching the artistry of making shadow plays with garden materials & obsolete overhead projectors <mindofasnail.org>

Shadows, sundials, ancient calendars and time: a workshop about awareness of the shadows we carry with us with astrophysicist-artist Ben Pfeiffer <http://physicsandthefeminine.blogspot.ca/
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Tiddley Cove Morris Dancers & Musicians: dancing the plants awake in the ancient English folk tradition <tiddleycovemorris.net>

Orkestar Slivovica: irresistible Balkan Roma brass festival music featuring super-star trumpeter Demiran Cerimovic <orkestarslivovica.org>

Seedfolks: a readers' theatre adaptation of Paul Fleischman's novel by SFU student teachers supporting the Orchard Garden

Lunch and snacks provided, including dishes made straight from the garden! 

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