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Geoffrey Farmer's Figure

POWER KIDS / Geoffrey Farmer's Figure Presented by: The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery Date: August 12, 2012 Event Time(s):3:00 PM to 5:00 PMWebsite: www.thepowerplant.org Email: [email protected] Phone:416-973-4949 Costs: Free Cost Information: To reserve a spot, call us at 416-973-4949 Offering the gallery as a site for social engagement, artist Geoffrey Farmer has developed a new interactive installation for Tools for Conviviality. Through props, costumes and other materials, Farmer proposes a project that reinterprets Victor Hugo's 1831 novel The Hunchback of Notre-Dame. BMO Power Kids participants have the chance to activate this work by adding to and transforming a large Giacometti-like sculptural figure over the course of the exhibition. These workshops are designed for children ages 8 – 12 and their younger siblings and adult companions. Parents are expected to join their children in all activities. Location:The Power Plant 231 Queens Quay West Map to this event Public Transit:From Union Station, take the 509 Exhibition or 510 Spadina Streetcar west three stops to Lower Simcoe. TTC Trip Planner Downtown Arts/Exhibits, Family/Children, Seminars/Workshops The City of Toronto does not accept responsibility for the accuracy of the content provided in this calendar. All listing details are submitted by event organizers. To confirm any information, please contact the organizers directly.. Event Details. Location: 231 Queens Quay West