Art Windsor-Essex respectively acknowledges that we are located on Anishinaabe Territory – the traditional territory of the Three Fires Confederacy of First Nations, comprised of the Ojibway, the Odawa, and the Potawatomi. Today the Anishinaabe of the Three Fires Confederacy are represented by Walpole Island First Nation. We want to state our respect for the historical and ongoing authority of Walpole Island First Nation over its Territory.
Flashlight Tour with Spencer Montcalm
Time and Date: Thursday, December 15th, 6pm – 6:30pm
Location: Third floor galleries
Curator Spencer Montcalm will shed some light on AWE’s permanent collection during a flashlight tour of Restored Treasures Part 2. Use your flashlight and uncover the hidden secrets behind AWE’s treasures and learn what happens behind the scenes at AWE!
In Restored Treasures Part 2, conservator Spencer Montcalm guides viewers through recent and key conservation projects from the Art Windsor-Essex collection. The exhibition offers a behind-the-scenes exploration of art’s material characteristics and ageing. Highlighting artist techniques and ways of working, see how research on the creative process guide the treatment plan. Through material analysis and non-destructive imaging, insights into the creative process can be revealed.
Admission is Free. Attendees can make a monetary contribution to AWE or donate non-perishable items to support CBC’s Sounds of the Season. All non-perishable donations will be donated in support of the Windsor-Essex Food Bank Association.
Photography and videography will be present throughout the event. By entering this event site you agree to be filmed or photographed which may be used for marketing or promotional purposes.