Gallery 101 presents in partnership with the Asinabka Film & Media Arts Festival: "Noongwa (Now/Today)"
Jordan Bennett (Mi'kmaq), Fiya Bruxa (Latino/Mapuche), Nyle Johnston (Anishinabe), Erin Marie Konsmo (Michif/Cree), Ernie Paniccioli (Cree)
Curators: Howard Adler and Christopher Wong
The title for this exhibition Noongwa (Now/Today), takes its name from an Anishinabemowin word meaning “Now' or “Today”.
The Opening will feature a drum group, live music, live painting, spoken word, dj's, food + drinks and a gallery crawl to see the art exhibition Maanpii (Here) at Platform Gallery, 51 A Young Street, Ottawa, ON
Performing artists include : DJ Kinewone (Brad Greyeyes-Brant) (Ottawa), Fiya Bruxa (Toronto), Nyle Johnston (Toronto), Test Their Logik (Toronto), Vera Wabegijig (Ottawa) and Just Jamaal the Poet. There will also be a drum opening with Theland and Elaine Kicknosoway and Frazier Whiteduck with the Capital Warriors.
For more information, please visit: www.asinabkafestival.org & www.g101.ca