2017 Artists & Performers

Artists & Performers

  • Packingtown

    Artists

    A true preserver of the spirit of folk music, past Juno and CFMA-nominee MARIA DUNN is often compared to Woody...

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  • Writing While Black

    Artists

    WHITNEY FRENCH is a writer, storyteller and multi-disciplinary artist. She is a self-described futurist and an avid tree-climber. Whitney is also the...

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  • Strike a Chord

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    Born and raised in Spain, COCO GUZMAN is a Toronto-based artist who explores multiple narratives through drawing. Guzman’s work has...

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  • The Story of Albert Jackson

    Artists

    MARYAMA AHMED is a community organizer working predominantly in the Jane and Finch community. A member of Jane and Finch...

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  • Art & Tomatoes

    Artists

    QUESO is a Mexican gender non-conforming person with Indigenous ancestry.
Since 2012, they began creating political graphics about the knowledge of...

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  • My Journey on the “Pathway”

    Artists

    KARA MANSO, AKA KRISTINA TORRES, emerged in the influence of growing up in Dumaguete, a city known as an “Artist’s...

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  • The Sunflower Man

    Artists

    HERYKA MIRANDA (dance artist and scholar-activist) is a graduate student at Brock University in the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences....

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  • Sarap

    Artists

    PATRICK SALVANI/MS.NOOKIE GALORE is a horror writer and genderqueer drag queen. They are the FatherMom to The Drag Musical, a...

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  • A Day’s Work

    Artists

    DAVE DESARIO is the executive producer of A Day’s Work, Founding Member of the Alliance for the American Temporary Workforce, and...

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