Nipissing Song

When: September 22nd at 7pm Where: Capitol Centre 150 Main St. E. North Bay Tickets: http://www.capitolcentre.org/ Kristi Lane Sinclair Fierce and feisty, Haida/Cree singer-songwriter Kristi Lane Sinclair is…

Blood-Teeth-Bones

The Blood-Teeth-Bones Collective is a multi-arts project…

Submerged

“Submerged” is a research and dissemination project bringing together Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists and curators from across Canada for a 5-day arts-residency in Cuba followed by a 2-day…

FISH: Everything is Nothing

SHOWTIMES: Friday, Feb 24th @ 3pm and 6:30pm Saturday, Feb 25th @ 11am & 2pm Sunday, Feb 26th @ 11am & 2pm Ontario is a spacious and intimidating…

Everything is Everything – Spirit of 5

Everything is Everything – Spirit of 5 A Performance/Workshop In relationship with the Black Arts Movement’s expression and Lauryn Hill’s recent release of the same title, this performance/workshop…

Breaking Text Schedule 2017

Breaking Text 2017 Festival Schedule Performances and Presentations will be taking place at Aanmitaagzi‘s Big Medicine Studio located at 161 Couchie Memorial Dr. Thursday, January 26th – 7:30pm…

Wawasayg Schedule 2016

FRIDAY PROGRAM 6:00pm – Pizza Party! 7:30pm – Asinabka Presents – “The Dark Comedy Program” (1hr 30 min) Showcase curated by the Asinabka Festival 9:00pm – Launch Party!…

Break Something

REPORT: The Future in Safe Hands Collective conducted a series of intensives, workshops and collaborative actions as part of their OAC Northern Arts project, “Break Something” that took…

Future in Safe Hands Collective

(Image credit: Aanmitaagzi Big Medicine Studio Feb, 2016) The “Future in Safe Hands Collective” (FISH) is formed through collaborative social commentary featuring a series of locally relevant topics…

Rights: Indigenous Research

Canada was a slow to commit supporter of the “The United Nation Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples” (UNDRIP) when on November 12, 2010, Canada became the…

Regional Concert Series: RED RIDE TOUR

The Red Ride Tour is determined to continue blazing that trail. Rosary Spense and the Johnny’s to play Nipissing at the Big Medicine Studio Wednesday, May 4th, doors…

Wawasayg Micro-Fest: Discussing Treaties

Wawasayg Micro-Fest: Discussing Treaties Zakide, Aanmitagzi and the Wawasayg Festival are proud to present the event “Discussing Treaties” on April 20th, 2016 at 6:30pm at Big Medicine Studio 161…

Breaking Text Festival

Breaking Text Jan 26th – 28th, 2017 Breaking Text Schedule 2017 Spoken Word, Literary Readings, Workshops, Performances all responding to current social and political issues showcasing both bizarre…

Nisidotan at WKP Kennedy Gallery

Working as Curator, Clayton Windatt of Zakide is working with Edgardo Moreno and Eddie Jeanveau as Composers and Audio genius to create a series of stand alone sound installations…

Audio Research and Documentation

Researching the sounds of Lake Nipissing and surrounding bodies of Water, Eddie Jeanveau, Edgardo Moreno and Clayton Windatt explore the context of water, ice and transformation. “Nisidotan” or “Understand…

animibizo

Clayton Windatt is working on the curatorial research project “animibizo” which means, “He/She moves fast / flies away” in Ojibwe. “animibizo” references the temporary nature of bringing artists…

“Indigenous North”

As the nation-state of Canada approaches its 150th anniversary in 2017, it is increasingly important for its citizens to have a greater understanding of the fundamental role played…

Nisidotan, Zakide at Ice Follies

Ojichaagobiishin: It reflects in water Saturday February 13th – Saturday February 27th 2016 Ice Follies 2016 is the sixth biennial festival of site-specific artwork on frozen Lake Nipissing,…

Dream Big Conference

White Water Gallery is developing a large-scale conference, the “Northern Conference for the Arts: Dream Big” (Dream Big), which is currently scheduled to take place in North Bay, Ontario…

Zakide: it catches fire

We are Zakide, an Aboriginal Artist-Run Centre operating independent of existing spaces and currently working towards projects within the province of Ontario, Canada. We are entirely Aboriginal-Run working…