Japandroids play the Bronson Centre (211 Bronson Ave) on Sunday October 22 with special guests Cloud Nothings.
Re[place] Re[collect] is a project to archive in text and photos the memories and stories of seniors in Ottawa’s rural neighbourhoods. It is led by Brenda Dunn, a local community-engaged artist and local photographer Shawn MacDonell.
This past Friday, Freewheeling Craft and Makerspace North teamed up and hosted the first ever Pitch Party for local, modern makers.
No Way to Say Goodbye: Songs of Leonard Cohen runs at The Gladstone (910 Gladstone Ave) from October 25 to November 4.
On October 19, the Enriched Bread Artists co-op will open to the public for its 25th Anniversary Open Studio. Based out of a 1920s bakery, the co-op will showcase photos highlighting the building’s history as well as pieces from their Ottawa 2017 project “Cut the Cake – Celebrate.”
Aaron envisions Birling Skateshop becoming more than just a store that sells merchandise. He is tired of mediocrity in businesses and believes that Birling has the potential to become a hub for a welcoming community.
Sarah Slean will be performing at the National Arts Centre on October 17 and 18. Apt613 contributor Maria-Helena Pacelli spoke with her ahead of her arrival in Ottawa.
Amanda Bernardo’s journey toward writing children’s books started when she noticed that many of them were lacking something. In 2014, she decided to remedy the problem herself and partnered with illustrator Samantha Clusiau-Lawlor to create Little Voice Books.
Jason Myerson: “Freewheeling Craft is the creation that bloomed and connects consumers with local artists. But, it’s more than that. Expressing her true calling and far from the corporate rigmarole, Amanda has taken the path less travelled.”
Scott Helman performs at the Bronson Centre on Friday October 13.
Twin Flames are nominated in three categories at the upcoming Canadian Folk Music Awards.
Patterson’s aptly-titled “the 20th anniversorry tour” arrives in Ottawa this week.
Colin Noden: “…every diversion had potential for an article theme. Then it hit me, that’s it. I’ve just described Christina’s creative style and the theme of her latest exhibit, Lucid Dreaming.”
A second hand store, a showcase of local art, an oddities shop, a donation centre, retro furniture rental location, prop provider, a furniture bank, HighJinx is a picker’s paradise…
Brenda Dunn: “I am lying on my back, in an ocean of space. There is a whole galaxy above me. It is absolutely silent, utterly isolated, and completely peaceful. It is also a geodesic dome located in the centre of the Train Yards industrial complex.”