Date: Wed. October 2, 2013 - Wed. October 2, 2013.
Location: Baillie Court – Art Gallery of Ontario (317 Dundas Street West) - Toronto
The AGO joins forces with Canadian Journalists for Free Expression (CJFE) to present a multi-media event honouring dissident artist Ai Weiwei and paying tribute to his relentless pursuit of free expression through art, social media and political protest.
Hosted by Anna Maria Tremonti, of CBC-Radio’s The Current, the evening will feature a lineup of prominent writers, poets, musicians, visual artists and performers including Wayson Choy, Franke James, Sean Martindale, and Truth Is , demonstrating with words, music and imagery the vital role creativity plays as a catalyst for social change and individual freedom.
Doors open at 6pm, at Baillie Court, Art Gallery of Ontario
Public $20 | Members $17 | Students $12
with exhibition entry Public $30 | Members $17 | Students $22
For tickets, visit the AGO website.