Weekend at the Midtown Experiment


PosterWe are proud to announce a weekend of art & community at the brand new: Midtown Experiment (585 E. Broadway, at Carolina). A variety of events will take place to help bring art and community engagement to our neighbourhood. Midtown Experiment’s Here campaign will be running throughout the entire weekend. Cost: Entry by donation ($5/person suggested donation)

Friday, March 21st – Grand Opening

Art gallery reception: 6:00-9:30pm

Live acoustic music 8:00pm-9:00pm Sean Ruthen

Live music: 9:30pm+ Still Creek MurderWeirdeaux

Drinks will be available for sale, 6-11pm

Participating artists:

Saturday, March 22nd – Art, Talks and Films

Art on display: 11am-4pm

Come see the work of talented local artists on display.

Community information fair: 11am-12:45pm

Come meet some of the great organizations doing good work in our community, including:

collagepaPecha Kucha: Art and the City: 1pm

Join us for quick PechaKucha inspired presentations exploring the importance of public art installations and their role in communities and community engagement:

Short Film Screening: 3pm

We’ll be screening the Vancouver Cycle Chic Shorts (6) and a variety of community inspired films by local film maker Ana Mateescu. Please bring a cushion or foldable chair! Limited seating will be available.

Sunday, March 23rd – Art, Talks and Films

Art on display: 11am-4pm

Come see the work of talented local artists on display.

Community information fair: 1-2:45pm

Come meet some of the great organizations doing good work in our community, including:

Pecha Kucha: Film, Community and the City: 3pm

Join us for a closing event to our weekend featuring Pecha Kucha inspired presentations about the process of film making and the value of film when telling people’s stories in our community. Presentations by: