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.
Place in Natural Spaces with Dante Bresolin
Date: Thursday, September 22, 2022
Location: Valiant Suite, 3rd floor
Where are your favourite outdoor spots in Windsor-Essex? What makes them special? Is it the water? The trees? The animals? Join AWE Emerging Artist in Residence, Dante Bresolin, on Thursday, September 22, from 5-7pm and contribute your thoughts, words, drawings, photographs and more to a collaborative map. Using a projected map of Windsor-Essex, Dante invites participants to pinpoint their favourite natural areas in the city all while considering their relationship with the land and water that surrounds them. The final product will be a one-of-a-kind work of art that highlights the natural beauty of Windsor-Essex and its outdoor areas. This event is free with admission.
Dante Bresolin (they/them) is an emerging multimedia artist based in Windsor, Ontario. They completed a Bachelor of Science in Integrative Biology at the University of Windsor, during which they contributed artwork and held a leadership role for Science Meets Art, a student-led initiative. Their experience in science lends accuracy to their art, which explores science topics and depicts local ecosystems.
This program is generously sponsored by the Windsor-Essex Community Foundation.