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Twelve Month Artful Pledge – July: Attend

2015 is the year of the Twelve Month Artful Pledge and it’s time for July’s focus: Attend. July is a big month for Guelph as Hillside Festival rolls into town. It’s known as one of the greatest festivals around. This award-winning and highly acclaimed festival boasts a great format and many amazing programs, which really celebrate the spirit of its… Read more →

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Twelve Month Artful Pledge – June: Watch

2015 is the year of the Twelve Month Artful Pledge and it’s time for June’s focus: Watch. June is a month that is full of great things to watch. …This kind of engagement in your local arts scene provides both entertainment and excitement while also contributing to the local investment and the economy in our city. …Beyond the local investment… Read more →

Girls Love Skulls by Lora Zombie

Big Bang Kiss, Girls Love Skulls // Lora Zombie

Big bang kiss, creator of the Universe. Punks in outer space. Falling angel, out of gravity. Zombie love eating the moon.    Magic garden, adventure time. Space panda, follow the unicorn to kiss a unicorn. Love shock will come to take sadness away. ……….Sleep. ……….Scream. ……….Whatever.   Choose your weapon, bomb rider. ……….The protector. ……….The great escape. ……….War games. ……….Tank and a girl.  … Read more →

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Twelve Month Artful Pledge – May: Explore

2015 is the year of the Twelve Month Artful Pledge and it’s time for May’s focus: Explore. May: Explore Now that the weather is getting nicer, let’s commit to exploring some of the great assets that this city has to offer. Each and every Sunday from April-July and September-Mid November, Guelph Arts Council offers historical walking tours that showcase some… Read more →

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A Play of Selves // Cindy Sherman

“I think people are more apt to believe photographs, especially if it’s something fantastic. They’re willing to be more gullible. Sometimes they want fantasy. Even if they know it’s fake they can believe anything. People are accustomed to being told what to believe in.” – Cindy Sherman   “The Fortune Teller” watch pendant – Madame de Pompadour (née Poisson) dinner service – ……….A play… Read more →