This is My Neighbourhood
May 6 – July 26, 2009
Opening Reception: Wednesday May 13, 5-7 pm, Remarks at 5:30 pm
Professional artists and teachers worked together to structure a rich investigation of the students’ local neighbourhood. The collaborative works on display represent the students’ close observations, research, and personal connections to home and community. A wide range of media, literacy and art making processes were introduced by the artists, allowing the students to tell their stories of their special communities in their own special way.
Their creative efforts have culminated in this exhibition that is presented as a partnership between the Toronto District School Board and the Art Gallery of Ontario with the support of Arts Etobicoke.