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#BSAMToronto2019 Art Convention

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Toronto Public Library - Lillian H. Smith Library

239 College Street

Toronto, ON M5T 1R5

Canada

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#BSAMTORONTO2019 art convention is an Afrofuturistic gathering of artists, creatives, community around idea relating to social awareness.

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Everyone is welcomed to this special gathering focused on topics around the 2nd wave of Afrofuturism (2.0), the state of the arts and culture in the Black community in Toronto and Canada, economic stability as creatives and as content creators and much more. The event will feature an artist focused panel discussion, workshops, live art making, vendors, books signing, cosplaying, live music and performances and more.

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OA ​◆ ​ ​1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

All Day Cosmic Market - VENDORS/ ART EXHIBITION/ COSPLAYING

R1​ ◆ ​ ​1:00 PM

Libation & Land acknowledgment + Welcoming

Presented by K’Mesha Maloney & Levyi-Alexander Love

R1​ ◆ ​ ​1:20 PM

Drumming circle ~ Presented by Rudi Quammie Williams

R2​ ​◆ ​ ​2:00 PM

Kids Planet - MINI SPIN ART MACHINE WORKSHOP

Presented By Canadian Multicultural Inventors Museum

Kids Planet- MEET AND GREET WITH COSPLAYERS

R1​ ◆ 2:00 PM

Celebrating the Femme of Black Speculative Genre​ ~ Round Table Discussion

Moderated by Queen Kukoyi

Featuring: Dori Tunstall; Kiesha Williams; Debra Parris & Noni Haynes

R1​ ◆ 3:30 PM

Closing Performance & Closing Remarks ~ featuring R.I.S.E. Edutainment

OA ​◆​ 4:45​ PM

Giveaways & Tour of Toronto Public Library ~ Presented by The Merril Collection

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Toronto Public Library - Lillian H. Smith Library

239 College Street

Toronto, ON M5T 1R5

Canada

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