When Night Stirred at Sea: Virtual Artist Talk – Painting & Textiles

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When Night Stirred at Sea: Virtual Artist Talk – Painting & Textiles

January, 28, 6 – 8 p.m. ET

This artist talk moderated by co-curators Karen Carter and Greg Manuel and created in partnership with CArt (Caribbean Art Fair) will focus on the paintings & textile artists in the exhibition When Night Stirred at Sea: Contemporary Caribbean Art currently on view virtually with the Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA). The artists: Krystal Ball, Katrina Coombs, Javier Dayes, Owen Gordon, Ila Lovelace-Kuhnert and Miles Regis will take time to explain their individual practices and influences. They will also discuss the ways in which their imagery is influenced by and speaks to their connection to the Caribbean, the history of place and ideas around the construction of identity. Also joining the discussion will be a panel of guest commentators: Gaetane Verna, the Director at The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, Shelley Falconer, CEO Art Gallery of Hamilton and Sarah Quinton, Curatorial Director of Textile Museum of Canada who are experts in the international fields of paintings & textiles. This program is brought to you in partnership with The Black Artists’ Networks in Dialogue (BAND) who will be hosting the event on Zoom. Reserve your spot now

PAMA is a place to explore and learn about Peel Region’s culture and heritage, as well as use conversation, questions and stories to help make new and fascinating connections to the surrounding community. Throughout the year, PAMA offers a variety of workshops and programs for all ages, families and adults. With so many different programs to choose from, PAMA has something for everyone. Operated by the Region of Peel, PAMA is located at 9 Wellington Street, East in Brampton. Visit pama.peelregion.ca, call 905-791-4055 or e-mail infopama@peelregion.ca to learn more.