Art Windsor-Essex respectfully 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 Bkejwanong. We want to state our respect for the ancestral and ongoing authority of Walpole Island First Nation over its Territory.
Weekends in the Studio: Graffiti Fence with Emma McGee
DATE: Saturday, February 17, 2024
TIME: 1pm- 4pm
LOCATION: 2nd floor, Education Studio
COST: Free with regular gallery admission and free for AWE members
We’re stepping into street art this week! Use popsicle sticks to build a miniature fence. Before adding your graffiti message onto your fence, sketch out your ideas and practice using different techniques. Use graffiti fonts and shapes to add your graffiti artist tag, motto, or mural to your miniature fence.
Meet Emma McGee!
Emerging artist, Emma McGee, combines unconventional materials with formal training to create art inspired by the allure of romantic and baroque aesthetics. In her work, she explores the impact of her cultural and gender identity on both her creative process and her interactions with the Fine Art realm. Emma strives to discover a balance between the idealized women and the undeniable magnetism of Black culture.