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Reflecting on the occupation of Palestine with Rehab Nazzal

Photo: Rehab Nazzal
Rehab Nazzal reflects on her exhibit 'Invisible' which focused on human rights violations in occupied Palestine.

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Reflections on Invisible: An interview with Rehab Nazzal

Photo: Rehab Nazzal

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Rehab Nazzal is a Palestinian-born multidisciplinary artist based in Toronto.

Her video and photo exbibition Invisible was held in Ottawa and will be exhibited in other locations across Canada.

Rehab Nazzal agreed to be interviewed by rabble.ca about the exhibit and about her experience. The exhibition, Nazzal said, raised important discussions on the role of art, government and censorship. She added, "I ended up with enough material for a new exhibition about this whole experience."

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The Swan Song

The street artist

June 18, 2014
| Dainis Rudens is a pioneer of the Latvian street art community. In this interview, we discuss his experience as a street artist.
Length: 19:56 minutes (18.25 MB)

Mad Pride Hamilton's insane party of the year to celebrate madness

Saturday, July 19, 2014 - 10:30am - 5:00pm

Location

The Perkins Centre
1429 Main Street East
Hamilton, ON
Canada
43° 14' 25.8072" N, 79° 48' 33.2388" W

Mad Pride Hamilton is throwing an insane party on Saturday, July 19 -- and you’re invited! This celebratory event is FREE, family friendly and open to the public. The location is wheelchair accessible.

Who's invited? All Mad people, consumer/survivors of the mental health system, people labeled with mental illness, and friends who support us.

What to bring:

4th annual Vancouver Mini Maker Faire

Saturday, June 7, 2014 - 10:00am - Sunday, June 8, 2014 - 6:00pm

Location

PNE Forum
2901 E Hastings Street at Renfrew
Vancouver, BC
Canada
49° 16' 52.05" N, 123° 2' 38.6592" W

The fourth annual Vancouver Mini Maker Faire returns to inspire DIY enthusiasts at Vancouver's biggest show and tell. At this family-friendly event, diverse Makers come together as a community to share what they have made and learned with interactive displays, demonstrations, and Making opportunities relating to art, electronics, robotics, music, crafts, kinetic sculptures, fire art, computer hacking, quilting, farming, engineering, and everything in between.

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Tangled Art + Disability Presents: RUFF

Friday, May 9, 2014 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm

Location

Daniels Spectrum - Ada Slaight Hall
585 Dundas St. East Canada
Toronto, ON
Canada
43° 39' 37.2708" N, 79° 21' 42.1776" W

As part of the 11th annual Tangled Arts Festival, the renowned Split Britches will debut their new production, RUFF, on May 9 and 10. Directed by Lois Weaver, RUFF is a solo performance by Peggy Shaw that illustrates her personal reflection on acquired disability. Pioneers of the queer and feminist theatre movement, Split Britches’ have defined a generation of performance.

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Art's the thing: A punk pioneer, an indie filmmaker, and a doc review

March 3, 2014
| George Bernard Shaw said "Without art, the crudeness of reality would make the world unbearable." We turn to stories of music and film, and how they can help, even just a little, change the world.
Length: 31:41 minutes (43.59 MB)

MARS AT SUNRISE - Canadian Premiere with filmmaker - Cinema Politica @ The Bloor

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Location

The Bloor Hot Docs Cinema
506 Bloor Street West
Toronto, ON
Canada
43° 39' 55.3356" N, 79° 24' 36.3852" W

Join Cinema Politica @ The Boor for the Canadian premiere of this stunning fiction film (inspired by a real creative journey) co-presented with the Toronto Palestine Film Festival, Beit Zatoun, POV Magazine and in collaboration with Israeli Apartheid Week Toronto. A Q&A with the filmmakers will follow the projection and guest speakers (TBA) will present the film. Entry BY DONATION!

MARS AT SUNRISE / Jessica Habie / PS - CA - US / 2013 / 90 ' / Arabic - Hebrew - English / S.T. English

Our Wilderness: Paintings of protected wilderness in Prospect Nova Scotia

Saturday, December 21, 2013 (All day) - Sunday, December 22, 2013 (All day)

Location

1313 Hollis
1313 Hollis Street
Halifax, NS
Canada

An art show dedicated to Nova Scotian landscapes painted by four women from the Prospect area with 10 per cent of sales going to The Nature Conservancy of Canada.

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