Scarborough Forum


The Scarborough forum is set for March 26th from 6:00–8:00 pm. It will be held at the East Scarborough Storefront, 4040 Lawrence Ave E.
Join in the conversation—share your story of how you made your community stronger.

 
DateTuesday, March 26, 2019 - 6:00pm

Cost

Free

Location

East Scarborough Storefront. 4040 Lawrence Ave E.

Design is an evolving, evocative creative process permeating all aspects of social, economic, and political life, and it is shifting the way our city operates and functions. With human-centred values and diverse perspectives, advocacy, and calls to action and equality, we are collectively and individually changing local neighbourhoods, and the larger social and physical fabric of Toronto, often with design as the catalyst. As we approach 2020, Design ManifesT.O. asks that we reflect on how we as citizens have made or hope to make change happen in order to build community and turn forgotten and 'non-places' into vibrant spaces. How can design and allied arts support community based place-making? How can we channel creative practice to address challenges of the next wave of social, demographic, and technological change in our city.

Design Wo/ManifesT.O. 2020 is a series of forums and interviews that are being organized throughout the six boroughs of Toronto. Join the conversation by attending a forum or submitting your own story of change making, community building, or place-making using the submission portal on this wesite.

 



Scarborough Design Wo/ManifesT.O 2020 Scarborough
DateTuesday, March 26, 2019 - 6:00pm

Cost

Free

Website Location

East Scarborough Storefront. 4040 Lawrence Ave E.

Illustration instructor Fiona Smyth and Cory Silverberg- illustrator and author of Sex is a Funny Word are keynote speakers at tomorrow’s Youth Sexual Health Research Symposium 2019, the goal of which is to bring together youth 16-35 to share research and artistic works on sexual health.
Are you interested in publishing your creative, studio or critical writing? nest, an undergraduate platform by and for students, is hosting two submission workshops (with food!) to get you started.
Virginia Gail Smith presents: Taking Care, part of the SCIN 2019 Thesis Exhibitions 'For External Use Only', a special presentation highlighting graduating students from OCAD University’s Sculpture/Installation Program. 
If you are interested in colour, from any disciplinary or interdisciplinary perspective(s), as an arena of practice or research (or both) I'd like to invite you to attend the Colour Research Society of Canada's Toronto event next Thursday, March 21, celebrating International Colour Day.
In this free public talk, improvisational singer, avant-garde composer and novelist Tanya Tagaq discusses her bestselling first novel, Split Tooth. Due to severe weather conditions this talk has been rescheduled to Thursday, March 21st, 2019. 
Tour in Farsi of Onsite Gallery's exhibition led by Setayesh Babaei, multidisciplinary artist and designer in her final year at OCAD U in Environmental Design
Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
On Saurday March 23, guided tours will visit all 8 of OCADU's galleries. 
Visit the OCAD University art district for the second annual Gallery Crawl! Featuring special programming at our eight galleries.
Thesis Exhibition for Interdisciplinary Art, Media and Design Masters Candidate Vanessa Lee Jackson
Scarborough Event Poster
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 6:00pm

Design is an evolving, evocative creative process permeating all aspects of social, economic, and political life, and it is shifting the way our city operates and functions. With human-centred values and diverse perspectives, advocacy, and calls to action and equality, we are collectively and individually changing local neighbourhoods, and the larger social and physical fabric of Toronto, often with design as the catalyst. As we approach 2020, Design ManifesT.O. asks that we reflect on how we as citizens have made or hope to make change happen in order to build community and turn forgotten and 'non-places' into vibrant spaces. How can design and allied arts support community based place-making? How can we channel creative practice to address challenges of the next wave of social, demographic, and technological change in our city.

Design Wo/ManifesT.O. 2020 is a series of forums and interviews that are being organized throughout the six boroughs of Toronto. Join the conversation by attending a forum or submitting your own story of change making, community building, or place-making using the submission portal on this wesite.

 

Venue & Address: 
East Scarborough Storefront. 4040 Lawrence Ave E.
Cost: 
Free
Scarborough Design Wo/ManifesT.O 2020 Scarborough
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