Open Sesame Exhibitions
In Migration, Olivia Ball examines the five-year migratory map of one lesser black-backed gull through sculptures, tapestries, and jewellery. As these works explore the bird’s paths and the traces it left behind, they simultaneously reflect the artist’s experience with a mood disorder.
Melika Hashemi's #FleeingTheFolio series is a literal approach to "displacement." She inserts characters from Persian miniatures into photographs of Canadian sites, where their presence is reimagined. These characters consequently feel foreign in their new context: an experience lived daily by displaced persons.
Open Sesame Events
Join us for a reading of a mostly silent comic: OONA MOON by Cara Vandermey. OONA MOON has been published monthly since 2016 in print and online in The Community Edition.
Join us for the evening as we discuss cycling and city-building. We encourage you to read Building the Cycling City prior to attending (we have...
Sunday August 5, 8 - 11 PM Friendzone presents: Deathsticks, Nancy Vicious & The Nasty Bitches, KPDF
$10 / Pay What you Can
Join Plasma Dolphin for the fundraiser for their second print issue, 💎BAD FAITH💎. Admission: $10 / PWYC at the door.
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