Exhibition: “New Visions, New Voices – A Peel Arts Collective Showcase”
Dates: Tuesday November 8, 2016 to Saturday November 19, 2016
Reception: Saturday November 12, 2016 from 7:00-10:00pm*
Location: Beaux-Arts Brampton, 70-74 Main Street North, Brampton, Ontario, L6V 1N7
For Immediate Release:
A NEW ARTS COLLECTIVE EMERGES IN PEEL REGION
(BRAMPTON, October 20, 2016) – Still in its incubation, the growing Peel Arts Collective (P.A.C.) is proud to announce “New Visions, New Voices: A Peel Arts Collective Showcase”, its first exhibit, to be held in the Cove Gallery of Beaux-Arts Brampton from Tuesday November 8, 2016 to Saturday November 19, 2016.
This show will feature visual art, music, and literature. This will also be a statement by the unique, creative talents resident to the Peel Region as well a promise of more original works to come. “New Visions, New Voices” will begin a trend by the Peel ArtsCollective of providing events, activities, and marketing opportunities to the artists organically growing out of the Peel Region.
Reception for the opening of the “New Visions, New Voices” showcase will be on Saturday,
November 12, 2016 from 7:00PM to 10:00PM. Attendees will see art in a variety of mediums hung on the walls while music and spoken word engages their ears. The diversity of the work performed and on display will appeal to an array of tastes, promising a stimulating environment dedicated to fostering inclusiveness.
“New Visions, New Voices” is a premier showcase promoting a cohesive arts community in the Peel Region. This exhibit will give growing artists a place to display their work and be heard in a grassroots effort dependent on artists rather than politics. The aforementioned diversity of artists and styles will, in a microcosm, reflect the dynamic demographic of the Peel Region itself.
The exhibit is being co-curated by Amber Victoria Lee, Crystal Lori Boyd, Petro Lopata, and
organized by the volunteers/artists of P.A.C.
Crystal Lori Boyd
Amanda Busby – Artist
The Lady C Universe
Maira G. Canales
Shannon L. Christie
Paul Edward Costa
Lauraine Lapointe Paradis
Reception performances by: David Braschuk (music), Lady C (music), Paul Edward Costa (poetry), Alyestal
Hamilton (poetry), Warren Nickels (performance art), Matthew Rodway (music)
* Light refreshments will be served at the reception. Admission is free.
Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/201110843645384/
About The Peel Arts Collective
The Peel Arts Collective was founded from artist-led, grass-root projects and a growing need for a cohesive and inclusive arts community free of politics. Online, the Peel Arts Collective serves as a network and showcase for artists in the region to promote awareness of their creative endeavours, while offline the group acts as a support system – offering it’s members new opportunities, networking and projects in the creative
field, created by other members of the Collective. The Peel Arts Collective is by artists, for artists and has continued to grow without hesitation since it’s humble beginnings at organic gatherings of artists in studios, backyards and public parks.
For more information or images, please contact the following members:
Crystal Lori Boyd
Public Relations & Marketing Coordinator
Amber Victoria Lee
Webmaster, Social Media Manager, Staff Writer