15 projects, 30 events, 63 sites and the most spectacular audiences yet!

Thanks to everyone who took part in Artsweek 2018: artists, audiences, sponsors, and partners. It was an incredible festival, and all of you made it possible. See you in 2020!

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Accessibility/Relaxed Performances Info here:

Between the Water and the Sky Relaxed Performance Visual Story Sept. 20

Victoria Park The Wailing Visual Story Sept. 20


Past ArtsWeek Events

Group Drawing Project – New Visions/Old Land: On Hospitality

Date: September 22, 2018
Time: 12:30pm - 2:30 pm
Location: ünicity, 418 George St.
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The Electric City Culture Council is proud to present the Downtown Artists in Residence Project: On Hospitality. Curated by Leslie Menagh.

Six local artists have been selected to take part in the residency and have been invited to contemplate the theme of hospitality. A cross-cultural value, hospitality can be expressed, understood, and interpreted in diverse ways. The Indigenous, settler, and newcomer artists taking part will share their unique perspectives on the subject as well as their diverse artistic practices.

Featuring Brad Brackenridge, Kelly O’Neill, Nick Ferrio, Rodney Fuentes, Mayelin Lovet, and Alice Williams

Imaginarium – Film Projection

Start date: September 21, 2018 - End date: September 23, 2018
Time: 8pm - 11pm
Location: Peterborough Public Library (345 Aylmer St. N)
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Imaginarium is a large-scale video projection mapping work by filmmaker and media artist Lester Alfonso that transforms the front windows of the new Peterborough Public Library with light and imagination.

Artsweek Launch Party

Date: September 21, 2018
Time: 7pm - 8pm
Location: Peterborough Public Library (345 Aylmer St. N)
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Join us for the world premiere of Lester Alfonso’s Imaginarium, the Artsweek Proclamation, Opening Remarks, and a sneak peek of festival highlights, including the Take-Out Poetry Cart, The Flying Canoe (Thomas Vaccaro), Porchapalooza (Washboard Hank and Sweet Muriel), and Between the Water and the Sky (Unity). Refreshments provided.

Divergent Dances Peterborough: Open Rehearsal

Date: September 20, 2018
Time: 2pm - 3pm
Location: Peterborough Square, 360 George St N, Corner of George and Simcoe
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Divergent Dances Peterborough is an outdoor aerial performance created by Brandy Leary of Anandam Dancetheatre. It features local dance artists Erin Ball, Opal Elchuk, Nikola Steer, and Thomas Vaccaro in performance on an exterior wall of Peterborough Square. The performances will be prefaced by a series of open rehearsals scheduled throughout the week. Divergent Dances Peterborough explores themes of listening, non-spectacle, and how bodies move in public space.

Performance and Reception – New Visions/Old Land: On Hospitality

Date: September 18, 2018
Time: 5pm - 8pm
Location: ünicity, 418 George St.
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The Electric City Culture Council is proud to present the Downtown Artists in Residence Project: On Hospitality. Curated by Leslie Menagh.

Six local artists have been selected to take part in the residency and have been invited to contemplate the theme of hospitality. A cross-cultural value, hospitality can be expressed, understood, and interpreted in diverse ways. The Indigenous, settler, and newcomer artists taking part will share their unique perspectives on the subject as well as their diverse artistic practices.

Featuring Brad Brackenridge, Kelly O’Neill, Nick Ferrio, Rodney Fuentes, Mayelin Lovet, and Alice Williams

July 31, 2018

Artsweek Loves Pride

Art Loves PRIDE! The Electric City Culture Council (EC3) and Artsweek 2018 are passionate about taking part in the Peterborough...
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July 25, 2018

Anna Boulanger Joins Artsweek 2018 Team as Program Development Assistant

We are pleased to announce that Anna Boulanger has been appointed to the position of Program Development Assistant for Artsweek...
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June 17, 2018

EC3 ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF NEW ARTISTIC PRODUCER FOR ARTSWEEK 2018

The Board of Directors of the Electric City Culture Council (EC3) is very pleased to announce that Hannah Keating has...
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