In 2017, Canada will celebrate its 150th anniversary. As the Capital of Canada, the City of Ottawa will be the epicenter for celebrations in 2017.
The City of Ottawa just announced Northern Griots Network - VISUAL17E Ottawa is 1 of 14 projects picked from 150 submissions that will receive funding to create vibrant experiences that will highlight Ottawa’s diverse arts, culture and heritage offerings during Canada’s sesquicentennial celebrations. NGN is gearing up for a fantastic year! COME BE PART OF IT! We are proud to be partner in the celebrations!
VISUAL17E Ottawa - A powerful fusion of spoken word poetry, street art and live music, this showcase series will transform a visually underused space into a vibrant art installation. (Presented by: Northern Griots Network in partnership with House of PainT, the Ottawa Black Art Kollective, and Origin Studio.)
Arts, Culture and Heritage groups create inspirational experiences for 2017
September 13, 2016 | News Release