Grimoires: Storytelling & Witchcraft


A showcase of works of visual art and writing that represent storytelling as it relates to witchcraft, real or imagined, throughout the ages.

Opening Night and Full Moon Ritual  - October 24, 2018 

 
DateWednesday, October 24, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Cost

Free

Email

sdayes@ocadu.ca

Website

https://www.facebook.com/events/2125626737701733/

Location

Beaver Hall Gallery, 29 McCaul St, Toronto

WITCHfest North Art Exhibition - Grimoire: Witchcraft & Storytelling

This juried gallery exhibit will showcase works of visual art and writing which somehow, in some way, represent storytelling as it relates to witchcraft real or imagined throughout the ages.

The show runs from October 22 through October 29. 

FULL MOON ART OPENING NIGHT RITUAL

Our official opening will be held during the full moon on Wednesday, October 24th when we will be discussing the theme of Grimoires, holding a brief ritual as well as having the pleasure of special guest Morgana Sythove of the UK and Holland who will talk about the early Etruscans, storytelling and the impact on modern Wicca.

Co-curated by Monica Bodirsky, OCAD U Faculty of Design, and Stephanie Dayes, OCAD U Writing & Learning Centre.

This exhibition is part of the month-long Toronto-wide festival WITCHfest North. For more details, see https://www.facebook.com/witchfestnorth/

Artists:

Kimberley Dewing, Lisa East, Travis Freeman, Vivienne Glista, Diane Hill, Michelle Jelsma
Rowena Katigbak, Lydia Knox, Kristine Maitland, Diane Marshall, Andrew McGregor
Monika Mincewicz, Alice Riddelle, Kate Stockman, Rin Vanderhaeghe, Natalie Very B.
Tara Lee Waite, Erin Zerbe

 

 

DateWednesday, October 24, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Cost

Free

Email

sdayes@ocadu.ca

Website

https://www.facebook.com/events/2125626737701733/

Location

Beaver Hall Gallery, 29 McCaul St, Toronto

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Grimoires
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

WITCHfest North Art Exhibition - Grimoire: Witchcraft & Storytelling

This juried gallery exhibit will showcase works of visual art and writing which somehow, in some way, represent storytelling as it relates to witchcraft real or imagined throughout the ages.

The show runs from October 22 through October 29. 

FULL MOON ART OPENING NIGHT RITUAL

Our official opening will be held during the full moon on Wednesday, October 24th when we will be discussing the theme of Grimoires, holding a brief ritual as well as having the pleasure of special guest Morgana Sythove of the UK and Holland who will talk about the early Etruscans, storytelling and the impact on modern Wicca.

Co-curated by Monica Bodirsky, OCAD U Faculty of Design, and Stephanie Dayes, OCAD U Writing & Learning Centre.

This exhibition is part of the month-long Toronto-wide festival WITCHfest North. For more details, see https://www.facebook.com/witchfestnorth/

Artists:

Kimberley Dewing, Lisa East, Travis Freeman, Vivienne Glista, Diane Hill, Michelle Jelsma
Rowena Katigbak, Lydia Knox, Kristine Maitland, Diane Marshall, Andrew McGregor
Monika Mincewicz, Alice Riddelle, Kate Stockman, Rin Vanderhaeghe, Natalie Very B.
Tara Lee Waite, Erin Zerbe

 

 

Venue & Address: 
Beaver Hall Gallery, 29 McCaul St, Toronto
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/2125626737701733/
Email: 
sdayes@ocadu.ca
Cost: 
Free
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