22 Apr


CAFKA is looking for volunteers to help bring CAFKA.18 to life!

A volunteer orientation session will take place on Sunday, April 22 at 2pm at Open Sesame, 220 King St. W, Kitchener, ON N2G 1A9. 

Whatever your interest is, we have a job for you. CAFKA relies on volunteers to help with many aspects of the exhibition: installing art projects, assisting artists, serving as programming guides, education tour guides, billeting artists and much more.

By closely collaborating with...

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29 Mar

Benoît Maubrey: Sound Sculptor


The Critical Media Lab and CAFKA are pleased to announce that Berlin-based artist Benoît Maubrey, internationally known for his interactive sound sculptures and wearables, will be speaking about his artwork at the Critical Media Lab on Thursday, March 29 at 5 PM. 

Benoît Maubrey is in Kitchener to produce a new work, ARENA, for CAFKA.18, the biennial exhibition of contemporary art in the public spaces of the Waterloo Region, which...

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CAFKA.18 is coming to your neighbourhood and our city streets this June. Our theme this year is Recognize Everyone and, as you’ll see, our artists and curators are interpreting and expressing this theme in a variety of inspiring and challenging ways.

And for our caring and passionate citizens who love public art and CAFKA, Recognize Everyone is also a way to say that we want to see you, REALLY SEE YOU. We want CAFKA.18 to ignite conversations, start friendships, create experiences where we all fall in love a little bit with each other, and with our city.

Will you please join us and make a membership gift to CAFKA? Your action today can help make our public spaces come alive with contemporary art. 

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Richard Serra: Pearson International Airport (Toronto)

Richard Serra: Pearson International Airport (Toronto)

CAFKA.TV Correspondent and Sculptor Gareth Lichty takes us on a short but slap-happy tour of the large work Titled Spheres by American sculptor Richard Serra.

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