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Art & Anarchy! 2013

ART & ANARCHY!
A creative exhibition in conjunction with the Montreal Anarchist Bookfair

MAY 24-26, 2013
At the Centre d’éducation populaire de la Petite-Bourgogne et de St-Henri (CEDA)
3rd floor, 2515 rue Delisle (métro Lionel-Groulx)

Viewing Hours:
* Friday, May 24: 5pm-9pm – Opening & Vernissage
Meet the contributing artists and get a first look at this year’s Art & Anarchy exhibition; with music, food and drinks. The opening will include short presentations by participating artists, as well as the unveiling of the Mesoamerica Resiste banner/mural by the Beehive Design Collective.

* Saturday, May 25 & Sunday, May 26: 10am-5pm
During the Montreal Anarchist Bookfair

Art & Anarchy brings together the creations of anarchist-inspired artists and organizers. This year’s Art & Anarchy exhibition includes paintings, illustrations, posters,
prints, sculptures, performances and more.

Participating Artists & Groups: Art Ache Collective * Artivistic Collective * Beehive Design Collective * karen b * Bird Bone Theatre * Convergencia Gráfica “Malla” * Emily Yee Clare * Colectivo De Arte Independiente (CAIN) * CultureStrike * Dinette * Nidal El-Khairy * La Escuela de Cultura Popular “Martires 68” * La section québecoise des Esprits solubles * Stefany Girard * collectif The Hidden Eye/L’Oeil Caché * Imaging Apartheid * Barbara Iperciel * Justseeds * Alexis Kolesnikoff * Maille à Part * Cassandra Marsillo * Isa Pardi * Tournesol Plante * Radical Design School * Ezra Winton * Yoshiwaku/Zone fusION

free – welcome to all
childcare available on-site
we regret that the Art & Anarchy exhibition is not accessible to wheelchairs

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THEATRE AND PERFORMANCES at ART & ANARCHY
The schedule of performances and theatre at Art & Anarchy are included below:

- Sound performance, experimental improv and projection of the film “Aidez-nous: Détruisez vous”, restored by the Zone fusION collective
by Yoshimaku
Saturday from 11am to 4pm. Room 305 of the CEDA

- GUIDED TOUR //Interactive Anti-capitalist Performance
by the Art Ache Collective
Sunday at 1pm at Metro place St. Henri

The Art Ache Collective invites you to a bilingual, interactive, performative guided tour, lasting about 45 minutes. Come reconsider a space via humorous anti-capitalist sketches, then be invited to intervene in the space in order to infiltrate the mechanisms of this highly criticized system. The precise location of the performance will be revealed to you on site.

- A ballad for the brave new world
by the Bird Bone Theatre
Sunday at 12pm. Room 302 of the CEDA
45 minute shadow puppets piece

A hero’s journey through the depths of the whimsical and the political, exploring the darkness and the light of our systemic epidemic of the poverty of the heart. Funny and poignant, suitable for all ages, but not geared specifically to children. Shadow puppets, toy theatre, accordion, dancing, singing, death-defying acts!!

- On arrête tout, on réfléchit et c’est pas triste (French)
by La section québécoise des Esprits solubles
Sunday at 3pm. Room 305 of the CEDA
Theatre performance, 40-45 minutes

Théâtre !
Utopie !
On arrête tout : stop ! On arrête les machines, les activités. On garde
tout en état, des fois que ça serve pour plus tard.
On réfléchit : tout le monde prend le temps de souffler. On se réunit, on
discute, et on décide ensemble de la suite à donner aux choses. Surtout,
surtout, ne pas se précipiter.
Et c’est pas triste : ben, en fait c’est la fête ! Plus de travail
salarié, plus de justice, plus de police : on a autre chose à faire !

 

info:
www.anarchistbookfair.ca
514-679- 5800
montrealanarchistbookfair@gmail.com

(graphic from Autonomía es la vida, sumisión es muerte by Convergencia Gráfica “Malla”)