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AGO First Thursday Sept 1 2016 feat. Mykki Blanco
THE SEPTEMBER FIRST THURSDAY: CONSTITUENCY
In partnership with Torontos MANIFESTO Festival and in celebration of the exhibition Theaster Gates: How to Build a House Museum, were dedicating Septembers event to constituencies of community builders and activists.
Musical headliner: New York-based rapper, activist and performance artist MYKKI BLANCO
Performances by feminist collective Bonerkill, artist Jessica Karuhanga, and Sheila Sampath of Shameless Magazine
Pop-up talks by Randell Adjei of R.I.S.E., member of MANIFESTO Festival of Community and Culture, and Toronto artist Luis Jacob
Out of the Vaults pop-up exhibition
interactive art-making activities
delicious eats at the Night Market
Thursday, September 1, 2016
7 11:30 pm
19 ID required / Cash Bar
FIRST THURSDAY ADMISSION
Advance Tickets: $13 Non-Members / $11 AGO Members
At the Door: $16 Non-Members / $14 AGO Members
FIRST THURSDAY ADMISSION exhibition entry to The Idea of North: The Paintings of Lawren Harris
Advance Tickets: $23 Non-Members / $11 AGO Members
At the Door: $26 Non-Members / $14 AGO Members
Advance ticket purchase is strongly recommended. First Thursdays consistently sell out, and tickets are not held back for at-the-door purchase.