31 Jan


Submission Deadline: January 31, 2022

CAFKA is seeking submissions for its biennial exhibition of contemporary art taking place in June 2023.  

Celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2021, CAFKA - Contemporary Art Forum Kitchener + Area is an artist-run organization that produces a biennial exhibition of contemporary art projects in the public spaces of the Region of Waterloo and surrounding areas. As Ontario’s longest-running public art forum, for 20 years CAFKA has supported a...

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29 Jan

Big Ideas in Art & Culture: Alex Pentek

Presented By Arts Everywhere Festival

Artist talk and Q&A

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For the 2022 Big Ideas in Art & Culture lecture, artist Alex Pentek will present a talk titled “Challenging Collective Remembrance,” which addresses different approaches and challenges to sculptural memorialization while weaving in his own experiences working within heavily politicized contexts in Northern Ireland and...

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2020 and 2021 definitely had their challenges. Yet we persevered, and successfully mounted 2020's biennial program, Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost, over the summer of 2021. 2021 marks the CAFKA biennial's 20th anniversary as the longest-running, free public art forum in Ontario. The quality and impact of the CAFKA’s mission is only possible through the generous support of individuals like you. This year, as we celebrate twenty years of CAFKA, we have set a fundraising goal of $20,000 to continue bringing art, creativity, and innovation to the Region and beyond.

We're a small, artist-driven, volunteer fueled organization with limited resources, and we need your help to continue to engage our community in the spaces they encounter daily. 

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CAKFA.21 In The Studio | Shary Boyle

CAFKA.21 In Studio: Shary Boyle

CAFKA had the pleasure of visiting artist Shary Boyle's studio during the production of commissioned sculpture 'White Elephant' (2021). Please enjoy, 'In The Studio' by Terry O'Neill and Tara Cooper...

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