News and events

22 Mar

CAFKA Adds New Board Members at 2017 AGM

CAFKA added three new board members to its board of directors and tabled its audited financial statements for the year ending November 30, 2016 at its Annual General Meeting on March 20.

CAFKA Treasurer Brian Hawthornthwaite reported an organizational first: A year-end surplus after a biennial exhibition of $9,064 over operating expenses of $297,000. 

Board President Michelle Purchase reported on the past year's activities, noting that CAFKA.16 had reached more people than any previous...

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Talks and Tours

03 Jun

Kimberly Drew

Please note that this event has changed date and location.

CAFKA – Contemporary Art Forum Kitchener and Area and Musagetes are pleased to announce that Kimberly Drew will be the next speaker in the Big Ideas in Art and Culture lecture series. Please join us for her talk in the ballroom of the Walper Hotel on Saturday, June 3 at 7 PM. Admission is free. Please note that this event has changed date and location.

Kimberly Drew is the social media manager...

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One year from now CAFKA.18, our 12th exhibition of contemporary art in public spaces in the Waterloo Region will open. We can’t wait! Can you? 

Here at CAFKA HQ we have a team of volunteers working to put together a great exhibition for you! We have received 235 applications from over 35 different countries, including Iraq, Morocco, Poland, Australia, India, and Brazil. Eighteen artists, curators, and visual art enthusiasts are working together to make a shortlist of projects to bring to Waterloo Region. This show is shaping up to be truly spectacular!

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