04 Sep

CAFKA Fall Programming 2017

CAFKA has a full schedule of programming lined up for the fall. We are pleased to announce a new collaboration with the Open Sesame book store and gallery at 220 King Street West. Lèche Vitrine: Open Sesame Project Window, will be a new rotating project space at Open Sesame. The name Lèche Vitrine comes from a French term for window shopping, or literally "window licking.” Influenced by the success of Jimmy Limit’s CAFKA.18 project “Photos for Windows,” four new graphic image projects, printed on...

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25 Sep

CAFKA Rewind: Robert Hengeveld

CAFKA is pleased to announce that Toronto-based artist Robert Hengeveld will be the inaugural speaker in the CAFKA Rewind speakers' series at the Waterloo Public Library on Monday, September 25 at 7 PM.

CAFKA Rewind is a series of artist talks with a difference. Our guest speakers are familiar figures: They have each exhibited work with CAFKA over the course of our 16-year history. Many in the Region have not only seen their work, a lot of us also helped make these pieces ...

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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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