Announcement: Arts Council of Windsor Shared Cultural Spaces Panel Discussion —

On June 14, the Arts Council of Windsor and Region and the Downtown Windsor Community Collaborative is holding a panel discussion with guests working in different art spaces from across Ontario and Detroit to share experiences about the importance of shared cultural spaces and the need for such spaces in Windsor.

“There is growing interest in understanding community-based arts institutions and their potential impact on neighbourhood revitalization. Shared art spaces function as a way to build social networks that contribute to both community revitalization and artistic development for both artists and art organizations,” they state.

Panelists include:

Faina Lerman — Popps Packing (Detroit, MI)
Jennie Robinson Faber — Toronto Media Arts Centre/Dames Making Games (Toronto, ON)
Chris Gehman — Vtape (Toronto, ON)

The event will be held at 7:00 pm at The Foundry Pub, 459 Ouellette Ave., Windsor.