Weekend What’s Next Festival and Voting for the Arts!

Winter has been too good for me and sorry for the lack of updates, anywho this weekend is the What Next? Festival Line up as follows—-

Thursday February 3, 2011
8:00 pm
Pop-folk sensation Basia Bulat with the HPO
Hamilton Place Studio Theatre
Friday February 4, 2011
5pm
Panel Discussion: “Interdiscipline” & Eve Egoyan and David Rokeby’s Surface Tension for disklavier and video
AGH Pavilion

6:30pm
A Musical Gallery:
McMaster University’s Cybernetic Orchestra
Art Gallery of Hamilton

8pm
Rain Coming: Chamber music by Takemitsu, Golijov, Abigail Richardson and more
AGH Pavilion
Saturday February 5, 2011
Co-presentation with the New Harbours music series.

8:00 pm
Buzz and Hum: Chamber Music for brass
The Cathedral

10pm   Switched On:
Laptop Music with Jeremy Flower
and Experimental Music with O/H
The Cathedral

Sunday February 6, 2011
1pm
Panel Discussion: Dissonance
The Pearl Company
2pm
Kiss On Wood: Chamber Music for strings
The Pearl Company
3pm
The Attar Project for violin, tabla & dance
The Pearl Company

Hamilton Arts Awards!

nomination clinic
Get Informed!

Learn more about the City of Hamilton’s renewed Arts Awards Program.  After a two-year hiatus, the annual award program has expanded from 6 to 11 categorieswith an increase in award money to artists from $6,000 to $38,500!

Drop in to any of the following nomination clinics to learn more about the program, pick up a nomination form and have your questions answers.

Central Public Library
February 8, 2011 | 7:00-8:30 PM
55 York Boulevard, Hamilton, ON

Dundas Public Library
February 10, 2011 | 7:00-8:30 PM
18 Ogilvie Street, Dundas, ON

Valley Park Recreation Centre
February 13, 2011 | 2:00-3:30 PM
970 Paramount Drive, Stoney Creek, ON

Visit our Facebook page to learn more and to RSVP

Nominations are due on or before
Friday February 25, 2011 at 4:00 PM

CONTACT
Email: artsawards@hamilton.ca
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext.7612
FIND US on Facebook
VISIT our website www.hamilton.ca/artsawards

Mail or drop off applications to:
City of Hamilton Arts Awards
c/o Culture Division
77 James St N, Suite 305
Hamilton, ON
L8R 2K3

Location Note: 77 James St North is the Hamilton City Centre (the former Eaton’s Centre). Suite 305 is located on the third floor near the south escalators.