DiverseCity Art Show – Opening Night Thursday, May 25 @ 7:00 p.m.
This juried art show features paintings, prints, sculpture, photographs and multi-media works from Ontario artists expressing the diversity of our communities and our country. In all, 21 works from 14 Ontario artists will be on display and available for purchase. The jurors are: Nancy Barat, retired professor at Michigan’s College for Creative Studies; Robert Gauthier, prominent Windsor Interior Designer; and Brenda Pelkey, artist and former Director of the School of Fine Arts at the University of Windsor. The artworks will be on display until June 16. The works on display include:
For a complete details (catalogue), please click here
Light of East Concert – Thursday, May 25 @ 7:30 p.m.
Light of East Ensemble is a group of Ontario musicians whose vibrant repertoire encompasses traditional, folk, Israeli, Sephardic, Yiddish, and Greek Rembetika, as well as music from regions like Armenia, Greece, Turkey, Egypt, Lebanon and Syria. Their diverse repertoire is a perfect representation of the diversity of our country, our province, our city, and even our own Jewish community. A special overture performance will be provided by Windsor’s award-winning HNM Dance Company, which is also the resident dance company at the Windsor Jewish Community Centre.
Light of East Ensemble members include:
Mary Ashton Violin
Jedd House Contra Basso
Jossee MacInnes Clarinet
Tracey Atin Vocals
Marina Featherstone Percussion, Nay
Panayiotis Giannarapis Oud, Bouzouki
Light of East Ensemble
Thursday, May 25 @ 7:30 p.m.
Windsor Jewish Community Centre
1641 Ouellette Ave
(overflow parking at St. Peter’s Church, AM800 and Impact Staffing, Inc)
Tickets: $20 at the WJCC, by calling 519-973-1772 or at the door
Schedule of Events:
DiverseCity 150 Art Show 7:00 p.m., Thursday May 25
Light of East Ensemble Concert 7:30 p.m., Thursday May 25
Tickets: $20 Dessert Reception following