PW at Chinatown Night Market Weekend
Join us at Possible Worlds during the annual Chinatown Asian Night Market, July 26-28, 2019, for a weekend of summer programming. Free, all-ages activities as part of our mobile print x publishing studio, DJ + live performances, halo-halo frozen treats, a book launch, plus the last weekend to check out our current show, Reconstructing Selves.
FRIDAY JULY 26, 2019, 7-11 PM
// Halo-Halo Party II \\
Our second halo-halo summer party at Possible Worlds, mixing music, visuals, launches, DIY activities served with the Filipino frozen sweet treat.
> Live Performances:
Hazy Montagne Mystique (Montreal/Jeunesse Cosmique) jeunessecosmique.bandcamp.com
Annie Socoria (Ottawa)
> Guest DJs
Jason Skilz (Ottawa/Possible Worlds/Low Noise Productions)
Optional (Ottawa/Copacetic Productions/ANSF)
> Free print and zinemaking activities (see below)
> Current exhibition: Reconstructing Selves with Marisa Gallemit, Don Kwan and Gabriela Warrior Renaud
> Artist book launch: Halo Halo: A History by Melanie Yugo + accompanying halo-halo ice Filipino ice treat being served
SATURDAY JULY 27, 2019, 1-4 PM + SUNDAY JULY 28, 1-4 PM
// Neighbourhood Mobile Print Studio \\
Participate in free DIY zinemaking, typography and printmaking activities, part of our newly launched Neighbourhood Mobile Print Studio! Find us in Chinatown on street level near Possible Worlds, throughout the weekend, free and open to all.*
Explore what neighbourhood and place means to you, learn a few graphic art techniques, and have your creations be a part of a collective community zine and upcoming exhibition.
Times + Locations
> Friday, July 26, 7-9 PM, Possible Worlds
> Saturday, July 27, 1-4 PM, PW Art Tent, Somerset Street West near Arthur
> Sunday, July 28, 1-4 PM, PW Art Tent, Somerset Street West near Arthur
A project led by PW Co-Director Melanie Yugo across different neighbourhoods in Ottawa.
Supported by Arts Network Ottawa, the Ontario Trillium Foundation and the Ottawa Community Foundation.
* In case of rain, we will be holding activities inside Possible Worlds.