ArtsNotes: Calling All Nations

(WINDSOR, ON) – Check out this week’s ACWR ArtsNotes; your weekly guide to the arts in Windsor and Essex County. Read more about the arts in the area by checking out the Arts Council Windsor and Region website.

Submitting to Arts Notes? Would you like your arts-related event, exhibition, performance, concert to appear in Arts Notes/Community Calendar? Submit your event through the Community Calendar by Monday at 5:00pm.

CO’LLUSION ART EXHIBIT @ ArtSpeak Gallery June 13 to June 24 @ 1pm to 5pm 2 Artists, 2 Mediums, 2 Styles, 1 Canvas ! Come out and see the Windsor arts event of the year as local artists Andrea Mercier and Arlene Murphy …MORE

HELP SUPPORT THE BANK THEATRE BUILDING FUND: DINNER, WHISKEY & CRAFT BEER TASTING @ Wolfhead Distillery Thursday, June 15, 2017 @ 6pm Help Support The Bank Theatre Building Fund Dinner, Whiskey, and Craft Beer Tasting at Wolfhead Distillery …MORE

neighbourhood FREE SPACE: ARTIST TALK @ Hackforge Thursday, June 15 @ 7pm – 9pm Arts Council Windsor & Region is pleased to present an Artist Talk by artists Alex Beriault, Béla Varga and Laura Horne Gaul, in conjunction with their Neighbourhood FREE SPACE Residencies …MORE

KANEHSATAKE: 270 YEARS OF RESISTANCE FILM SCREENING & PANEL DISCUSSION @ Chimczuk Museum Saturday, June 17, 2017 @ 1pm The Chimczuk Museum will be hosting a screening of the film: Kanehsatake: 270 years of Resistance by Alanis Obomsawin …MORE

FREE WEEKLY PLEIN AIR PAINT/SKETCH OUT @ Various locations throughout Windsor & Essex County Monday, June 19, 2017 @ 10am The Windsor & Essex County Plein Air Society is an active group of like minded artists who regularly meet to paint on location …MORE

TOAST OPEN MIC POETRY @ Phog Lounge Tuesday, June 20, 2017 @ 9pm to 10pm Toast Open Mic Poetry is a collaboration of art, writing, and performance with poets from all different backgrounds …MORE

FREE DAY – NATIONAL ABORIGINAL DAY @ Chimczuk Museum Wednesday, June 21, 2017 @ 10am Join us in celebrating National Aboriginal Day with free admission to the Chimczuk Museum. Take some time to explore our Original Peoples Culture & Legacy Gallery and our Métis Heritage & Culture display …MORE

CARROUSEL OF NATIONS @ Various locations throughout Windsor June 11 – June 26, 2017 @ 11am – 7pm Don’t miss this premiere festival featuring the very best in world food, world music, world dance, and world art! Travel the globe with diverse food and bazaar vendors; world-renown artists on the main stage; skilled artisans; activities at the Children’s Village …MORE


LASALLE NEIGHBOURHOOD MURALS – Call to Artists: Mural artists | Deadline: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 @ 5pm …details

ARTCITE INC. – Job: 3 Students | Deadline: June 15, 2017 …details

MEDIA CITY FILM FESTIVAL – Job: 2 individuals | Deadline: Friday, June 16, 2017 …details

SB CONTEMPORARY ART – Call to artists: SB Studio Space Available …details

BIKE WINDSOR ESSEX – Call to artists: Local artists for illustrated map project …details

ARTS COUNCIL WINDSOR & REGION – Call to artists: Heat – Annual Members’ Exhibition | Submissions accepted: June 27 – 30th & July 4th – 7th, 2017 …details

KINGSVILLE ART SOCIETY – Call to artists: Summer Artisan Market | Event date: July 29 & July 30, 2017 …details

ONE TEN PARK – Call to artists: MAKE: PUBLIC MailArt | Deadline: September 1, 2017 …details

WINDSOR PUBLIC LIBRARY – Call to artists: Exhibit your work on the WPL Community Art Wall …details

THEATRE ONTARIO – Call to Artists: Must be Member of Theatre Ontario. Grant deadline: Oct 1 …details 


ART GALLERY OF WINDSOR – Sandwich Heritage Walk. Tours May 28 – Oct 1 …details 

CHIMCZUK MUSEUM – Beyond Traditional: Women’s Work. Exhibition runs May 9 – Jun 30 …details 

ARTSPEAK GALLERY – Co’llusion Art Exhibit | 2 Artists, 2 Mediums, 2 Styles, 1 Canvas! Exhibition runs June 13 to June 24 …details 

WINDSOR SANDWICH SHOP – Lake Art Studios Gallery Exhibit | Andrea Mercier & Arlene Murphy. Exhibition runs January 16 to December 31 …details

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Ashley Mailloux

Ashley is a Windsor graphic designer who received her BFA from Ryerson University. She is now attending St Clair College.

Ashley is passionate about supporting local. She loves living in Windsor/Essex and being so close to Detroit.

Ashley is the assistant outreach co-ordinator for the Arts Council Windsor and Region. Email Ashley Mailloux