February - June
Youth 18-30 who identify with the experience of disability will work with guest artists to develop media arts and photography skills, and to explore disability, identity, and community. Project culminates in a gallery show.
7:00 - 8:30 pm
$260 + HST and 3% CIF
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Accessible Arts Initiative. Get creative! Young adults 16-29 will engage with clay and ceramics, painting, fiber and textile arts. With guest musician Thiago Marques and guest artist Graeme Longland. Materials take into account the sensory component of art making. Open-ended, and process-oriented, an opportunity for self-expression and creative exploration, in a social and group environment. Designed for young adults with developmental disabilities and ASD and open to all.
Sunday February 11, 2018
2:00 - 4:00 pm
What makes a city work? What makes a city accessible? Participants will learn about form and function by exploring Canadian and international structures and designers. Participants will also be challenged to work cooperatively through the design process to create their own accessible city.
Sunday March 4, 2017
2:00 - 4:00 pm
What is Design? What is Universal Design? This session will introduce participants to the world of design by using an everyday item - the chair. Participants will explore chair designs from around the world and discuss form and function while exploring design concerns including materials, ergonomics, accessibility and scale. Participants will learn to think like designers as they work.