People’s History of Kanada Poster Project
[ August 12, 2007; 12:00 pm; ] An upcoming exciting 'sneak preview' of the People's History of Canada/Kanada Posters...
Sunday August 12th noon-5pm at Under the Volcano Poster Project Tent: Festival of Art and Social Change. Location: Whey-Ah-Wichen (Cates Park), Tsleil-Waututh territory in North Vancouver. Information (including free transport): http://volcano.resist.ca
The People’s History of Canada/Kanada Posters Project is a colloborative effort between eleven grassroots artists Afuwa Granger, Alex Mah, Ange Sterritt, Annie Banks, Elogyny Tharmendran, Kara Sievewright, Naomi Moyer, Tania Willard, Riel Manywounds, Setareh Mohammadi, Tyler Toews and No One is Illegal-Vancouver. A series of pieces will explore various moments of repression and resistance in Canadian history. The artists working on this Project come from a diversity of communities and almost all carry his/herstories and direct experiences of colonization and displacement that are being engaged within the Project.