Art Matters Festival: OCTOBER WITH ART MATTERS



OCTOBER WITH ART MATTERS

This month we are kicking off the Fall semester with two exciting events and three callouts (paying jobs).

Keep reading to find out!


A small introduction:
Founded in 2000, Art Matters is often labeled the largest student-run art festival in North America.

An annual Art Matters festival spans 3 weeks and features about 7 exhibitions curated by and for undergraduate students.
We promote diverse artistic approaches and encourage risk-taking.Art Matters makes it known that Art Matters.



IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS

EVENTS




OUR INFO PARTY IS THIS SATURDAY OCT 16!
We are having a picnic / party / mixer and you are all invited!

The 2022 edition of Art Matters Festival is officially ON! Come meet the new team, have some snacks, hot cider, and you'll have the chance to nominate yourself to be part of the Board of Directors (if you haven't yet).

We'll be at Jeanne-Mance Park from 2pm to ???. Near Fletcher's field, aka across the street from the Monument to Sir George-Étienne Cartier.
See ya there!



BOOK FINISSAGE OCT 22!
At Anteism Books


When: October 22nd, from 3pm to 8pm.
Where: Anteism Books, 435 Rue Beaubien O.
Why: to celebrate our first ever publication "Never Let The (Dis)Course Settle" and its success since its beginning back in February of this year.

Artists featured: Aaliyah Crawford, Em Laferrière, Helen Park, Claudia Goulet-Blais, David Nadeau, Nadia Mariyan, Roxanne Boyle, Carolina Larrosa, Spencer Magnan, Lou Neveux-Pardijon, Alex Dozois
Curators: Mallory Lowe Mpoka & María Escalona
Graphic Designer: Anthony Napoli
Translator: Sayaka Araniva Yanez

CALLOUTS


How to apply:

Send us an email to submissions@artmattersfestival.org with the mentioned requirements before the deadline.

Click on the images for more information or email us at info@artmattersfestival.org


OTHER OPPORTUNITIES


Visit the Physical Residency Exhibition:
Jean-Philippe Poirier, Alicia Turgeon, and Joel Young.

Opening hours:
Wednesday: 11am - 3pm
Thursday: 11am - 3pm
Friday: 11am - 3pm

Outdoor Print Session on Oct. 17th!
At Westmount Park from 2pm


Get their new Risograph zine, ‘MURMURS’. "we are asking for donation receipts (of $15 or more) in exchange for the zine (mailed to you!)."


You're invited to the SAF’s Annual General Meeting on October 12th, 6 PM


Fall project callout: "Do you have a sustainability idea that adresses topics of: Indigeneity and/or the Land Back movement, Accesibility, Housing, or others!! We’re accepting applications on the 15th of every month! Follow the link in our bio to learn more about applying for funding!"