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PLUS ART FAIR
MAY 18-21, 2017

Join us for PLUS Art Fair, showcasing exciting work from emerging artists across the country!

BUY TICKETS HERE
Early bird deadline: May 15, 2017

For its much-anticipated first edition, PLUS will take place in Hamilton, Ontario’s historic Cotton Factory, an expansive industrial space surrounded by artist studios. From May 18-21, 2017, the fair will welcome a talented selection of current MFA candidates and recent alumni representing multiple Universities across Canada, and feature a VIP Preview and opening party, daily shuttle buses from Toronto to Hamilton, and curated talks with artists and cultural leaders. Learn more about our contemporary art talks here.


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Amanda Clyne

Guests of the opening night will have first access to all artwork and experience curated catering by Trashed and Wasted, a collective that encourages restaurants to create unique dishes from “rescued” food, featuring local Hamilton establishments: Nique, Butcher and the Vegan, and Collective Arts Brewing.

Dates:
Thursday, May 18: 5-7pm (VIP Preview) | 7-10pm (Opening Night Reception)
Friday, May 19: 11am-8pm
Saturday, May 20: 11am-8pm
Sunday, May 21: 11am-6pm

Tickets:
VIP Opening Night Preview: $50
Opening Night Reception: $20 (Early Bird before May 15/17 = $15)
General Admission: $15 (Early Bird before May 15/17 = $10)
Student/Senior: $10
Under 12: FREE
Return Bus Ticket: $7

Location: The Cotton Factory, 270 Sherman Ave N, Hamilton, ON L8L 3Z4

About the Organizers:
PLUS is organized by Keep Six Contemporary Art, a not-for-profit arts organization dedicated to representing, supporting, and promoting the arts nationally and internationally. We thank our PLUS Advisory Committee Members: David Liss (Curator, MOCA Toronto), Christina Zeidler (Artists and Owner of Gladstone Hotel), and Emily McInnes (Founder and Director, EYE BUY Art). Akimbo is PLUS AF’s official media sponsor, and additional partnerships include the Hamilton Arts Council, the Art Gallery of Hamilton, The Cotton Factory, The Gladstone Hotel, Evolved Entertainment, and Trashed & Wasted.

Contact:
For more information please visit our website plusartfair.com or contact: plus@keep6.ca
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For media accreditation or more information about PLUS Art Fair, images, or interview requests please contact: media@keep6.ca


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Alexis Hildreth