Nuit Blanche 2015, September 19, 7 pm – September 20, 4.30 am
SAW Video, in and outside Arts Court, 67 Nicholas Street
For one night only, SAW Video presented site-specific installations by local media artists in- and outside the Arts Court. Through video, sound art and poetry, visitors were offered new perspectives on the history of the building, its upcoming transformation and its significance as a cultural hub and (arts) community centre.
Featuring works by: Christopher Payne, Timothy I. Smith and Vera Wabegijig
SAW City Debates: Renewal of Ottawa’s Art House, September 22, 7 PM
Club SAW, 67 Nicholas Street
As part of Ottawa Architecture Week 2015, the next SAW City Debate will pick up key points of last editions’ discussion about the future of Ottawa’s cultural spaces. Starting from the Ottawa Art Gallery Expansion and Arts Court Redevelopment the panelists will discuss the project’s implications for the local arts and cultural scene, as well as its larger impact on a regional and national level.