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The Bulletin: Friday 13 February 2015

By 7 March 2015September 12th, 2019No Comments

The Gallery Players of Niagara and NAC present

Movie Night
Saturday 14 February 2015 7:30PM
Niagara Artists Centre
354 St. Paul Street

We continue our fascinating journey with improvised music accompanying silent film and present “The BigParade” (1927, King Vidor).
a monumental film, set in WW 1.

The protagonist enlists in the US army, is stationed in France, falls in love with a vivacious farm girl, and is then sent to the front linesand trenches.

Performers
Douglas Miller- flute
Eric Mahar -guitar
Penner MacKay, percussion

Introduction and post film talk with Joan Nicks.

TICKETS
$33 – Adult
$30 – Senior
$66 – Family
$11 – Student

www.galleryplayers.ca


Limitless: A Painting Exposition of Brock’s Up and Coming Artists
VISA 3P04 and VISA 4P04

Niagara Artists Centre
Dennis Tourbin Members Gallery
354 Saint Paul Street, Saint Catharines

On Display until Saturday 21 February


UNIVERSAL REMOTE
An Interactive Installation
by Donna Akrey

Show Room Gallery at NAC
Opening reception Saturday 21 February 2015 at 3pm
On display until Saturday 21 March 2015

Universal Remote is built to engage the public and encourage collaboration. The installation asks the viewers to take the controls and to consider from a closer perspective-the movement of the landscape (be it urban, suburban, industrial, abstract) and their hand in it—even if imaginary. It also revels in the chaos, beauty and possibilities of the spaces we live in.

Suggested are questions and concerns about our use of land, the displacement of the natural landscape, our obsession with borders, mass productions, the continued influx of suburban development, waste and our (at times) passive, armchair view of the world.

The word remote means both the idea of place and the idea of chance. This installation/performance will hopefully be an opportunity to explore this collaboratively with the public in St. Catharines.