The Alliance for Arts Education in Manitoba (AAEM) is pleased to host the ARTSPARK 2018: Building Bridges through education and the arts on April 13th, 2018.
Through various artistic activities and focused discussions, ARTSPARK participants will:
- Collaboratively explore and express ideas about the value of the arts in their learning and development as individuals and citizens;
- Participate in artistic workshops that explore the use of the arts as a powerful tools to build bridges between cultures, genders, and so on;
- Have an opportunity to share their ideas and creations with key stakeholders in the arts and education such as arts educators, administrators, and professionals in the arts community; and
- Take in the keynote address by Kevin Lamoureux and performances by Emilie McKinney and Nadia & Jason Burnstick.
Facilitators for ARTSPARK will include Arts Educators from the AAEM board, as well as the following Guest Artists:
- Tanja Woloshen: Dance artist, choreographer, educator; org
- Hope McIntyre: Artistic Director of Sarasvati Productions; sarasvati.ca
- Erica Wilson: Indigenous Performer
- Donna Garofalo: Visual artist and Potter
- And more…