ArtsNotes For 9 November 2017

(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.

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ARTS STUDIO DROP-IN WORKSHOPS @ SB Contemporary

November 4 – November 25 @ 12pm

Announcing our Saturday ARTS Studio Drop-in Workshops for November! Start your weekends creatively with workshops hosted by April Morris and Sasha Opeiko. As always, everybody is welcome – all ages, all levels of experience – and we have a lot of fun! …MORE

REMEMBRANCE @ one ten park : a working space

November 6 – November 12 @ All Day

Two Window Installations (always open) by Windsor artists Sasha Opeiko and Martin Stevens, with a reception on Nov., 11 @ 1pm – 3pm after the City Hall Remembrance Day Ceremonies. Artists will be present …MORE

SoCA PRESENTS ARTIST TALK WITH LORI BLONDEAU @ LeBel Building

Wednesday, November 8 @ 4pm

“I deconstruct the images of the Indian Princess and the Squaw and reconstruct an image of absurdity and insert these hybrids into the mainstream.” Lori Blondeau is a Cree/Saulteaux/Metis artist and is a co-founder and the current director of TRIBE  …MOREPHILIP ADAMSON, BEETHOVEN SONATAS #3 @ Heritage Auditorium in Assumption Hall

Friday, November 10 @ 7:30pm

SoCA Presents pianist Philip Adamson in a recital of four of the 32 sonatas composed by Beethoven. For this recital, Dr. Adamson has selected sonatas in the keys of “A major and E major and minor” as his theme …MORE

LYSISTRATA BY KORDA – OPENING NIGHT @ The KordaZone Theatre

November 10 – November 18 @ 8pm – 10pm

“Lysistrata is a compelling battle of the sexes… Aristophanes wrote comedies of ideas and the one that kicks off Lysistrata is a corker that has become a Greek myth in its own right, thereby earning the author a place at the very top of the class.” – The National Post …MOREMADMEN ACROSS THE WATER – THE MUSIC OF ELTON JOHN @ CHRYSLER THEATRE

Friday, November 10 @ 8pm

Sir Elton John is a musical force of nature. Jeans ‘n Classics teams up with the WSO to present an evening that takes us from Your Song to Circle of Life and beyond! …MORE

STRING BONE & ALLISON BROWN @ Taloola Cafe

Saturday, November 11 @ 1pm – 4pm

Pass The Hat Stratford’s String Bone and Essex County’s Allison Brown join forces for an hour of duets featuring original songs from their own collection as songwriters, as well as some folk/roots favourites …MORE

KASADOR FROM KINGSTON @ Phog Lounge

Saturday, November 11  @ 10pm – 1am

Kasador are a 5-piece indie rock band from Kingston Ontario. Born out of a university town, Kasador brings the energy of a party to the stage and into the audience. This energetic stage show has captured the attention of fans and promoters alike …MORE

MASTERCLASS WITH WSO MUSIC DIRECTOR, ROBERT FRANZ @ Heritage Auditorium, Assumption Hall

Sunday, November 12 @ 2:30pm

Robert Franz’s appeal as a first-rate conductor and enthusiastic award-winning educator is acclaimed by critics, composers and audiences of all ages. Maestro Franz will work with a variety of SoCA Music students studying all instruments both classical and jazz/pop …MORE

MAUNO FROM HALIFAX @ Phog Lounge

Tuesday, November 14 @ 10pm – 1am

Mauno plays with Jaunt. Sounds simple enough. But listening to some of this music online reminds me of the hey-day in indie music that Phog used to host from both coasts of Canada. I can’t put a finger on it, but it’s nostalgic for us…and we know this show will be special …MORE

UPCOMING CALLS, AUDITIONS & JOBS

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

WINDSOR ART MARKET – Call to Artists: Windsor Art Market – receiving inquiries on an on-going basis …details

ACWR – Call for Facilitators: Art.WORK Workshop Series 2017 – 2018 | On-going …details

ACWR – Call to Artists: Free Space | Self-Directed Residency | Deadline: Nov., 15 …details

ACWR – Call to Artists: Holiday Member Show | Submission Dates: Nov., 14 – 17 & Nov., 21 – 24 …details

ACT – Call for Auditions: Dreamgirls | Auditions: Nov., 22 @ 6pm – 10pm, Nov., 25 @ 2pm – 6pm …details

CENTRE[3] – Call for Submissions: Print & Media Arts Emerging Artist Residency | Deadline: Nov., 15 …details

LAC (Leamington, ON) – Call for Submissions: Anything’s Possible, 2017 Amateur Photo Contest | Deadline: Dec., 23 @ 4pm …details

LAC (Leamington, ON) – Call for Submissions: * ZIP CODE | Deadline: Jan., 6 @ 5pm …details

CITY OF HAMILTON – Call for Artists: James Street South Mural Public Art Project | Deadline: Nov., 23 @ 3pm …details

OAC (Ottawa, ON) – Call for Grant Applications (Writing or Creating New Plays) | Deadline: Dec., 1 @ 11:59pm …details

COMMON GROUNDS – Call to Artists: Social Justice Theme | Deadline: Dec., 31 …details

ART & SOCIAL STRATA – Call for Proposals | Deadline: Dec., 21 …details

QUEEN’S UNIVERSITY – Call to Artists – Request for Qualifications: Indigenous Art Project for the Faculty of Law | Deadline: Nov., 20 @ 5pm …details

RIC – Research Fellowship | Deadline: Nov., 30 @ 5pm …details

SCOTIA BANK – Call for Participation: Contact Photography Festival 2018 | Deadline: Nov., 13 @ 5pm …details

CURRENT AND ONGOING @ THE GALLERIES

ART GALLERY OF WINDSOR – Isabelle Hayeur: Corps etranger/Foreign Body; William Stidworthy: A Historical Downtown; Downtown/s – Urban Renewals Today for Tomorrow, the 2017 Windsor-Essex Triennial of Contempoary Art; ‘Blazes Along the Trail’: Exploring David Milne’s Imaginative Vision …details

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

SB CONTEMPORARY – Victor Romão – New Works. Runs from Oct., 4 – Nov., 11 @ 11am – 3pm …details

ONE-TEN-PARK – Remembrance. Runs from Nov., 6 – Nov., 12 …details

THAMES ART GALLERY – Tom Savage: Between the Lines | Runs from Oct., 18 – Dec., 2 …details

WINDBLOWN & WEATHERED GALLERY – Flow by Carolyn Hardy. Runs from Nov., 10 – Nov., 25 …details

GIBSON GALLERY – The Hobby and Art of Model Railroading @ Nov., 2 @ 11am – Nov., 12 @ 5pm …details

COMMON GROUNDS ART GALLERY – Sadie Collins “Circle” Runs from Nov., 2 – Nov., 14. Opening Reception Nov., 11 @ 1pm – 4pm …details

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About the Author

Kaitlyn Briden

Kaitlyn Briden is pursing an advanced diploma at St Clair College. She is a proud Windsorite who is passionate about community involvement and making Windsor a place anyone can call home. She is the Programs Assistant for the Arts Council Windsor and Region. Email Kaitlyn Briden

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