Take a ride with the Artistic Director of the festival, Jason Botkin to tour all the murals as they reach completion, hear first hand from artists their inspirations and descriptions of their works. Our tour ends with libations from the Amsterdam Brew House. Donation to participate, 19+, reserve your place today here.
The A Love Letter to the Great Lakes gallery shows stays open late to the public after our provocative panel discussion, until 10pm. Hang around, meet the artists, engage in conversation. The evening is co-hosted by our festival Communication Partner, Matte PR. A Love Letter to the Great Lakes gallery show is hosted at our Festival HQ Rally at 12 Ossington.
A panel discussion exploring how public works of art can inspire people to think and act differently about their physical environment and connect emotionally, featuring Tre Packard of the PangeaSeed Foundation, Lisa J. Griffin and Matt K Williston of Festival Inspire, Love Letter's Artistic Director Jason Botkin and Jacquelyn West. Panel starts at 7pm at Rally, 12 Ossington. Free, donation is appreciated. Space is limited, arrive early to avoid disappointment. The evening is co-hosted by our Communications partner Matte PR.
A collection from artists involved in A Love Letter to the Great Lakes will be featured at Rally, aka, the festival HQ. The work will be on display and sold to support the festival, the Foundation and the artists.
Artivists take to the Street! Come revel in the creation of 17 murals by 20 internationally acclaimed artists from June 20th-25th, and share the love for our Great Lakes!
Join us in the fight to protect what we love.
Sites: Queen West/Spadina, Ossington and the Lower Don