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July 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Join us for an afternoon discussion unpacking some of the themes of our Spring/Summer exhibition, Daily Bread, featuring artist Teresa Ascencao in conversation with invited guests from the community.

This interactive, long table public talk will provide a platform for dialogue and learning about the history and contemporary lives of Portuguese working people in Canada, and how such histories intersect with contemporary art practices.

Guests include:

Teresa Ascencao   |   Artist, Daily Bread

Gilberto Fernandes   |   Historian, Portuguese Canadian History Project

Anna Camara   |   Independent Writer, Cultural Critic and Communicator

Carlos Lourenco   |   Welder, Owner of CL Custom Fabrication and Services

This discussion will be moderated by Abedar Kamgari, Curator, Daily Bread.

This program is free to the public. Refreshments will be served courtesy of Ola Bakery and Pastries. All are welcome!

For more information, contact Tara Bursey, Program Coordinator, at (905) 522-3003 ex. 29 or tara@wahc-museum.ca

This program, and the Daily Bread exhibition, are presented with generous support from the Canada Council for the Arts.

51 Stuart Street, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8L 1B5       905.522.3003       Public Hours: Wed to SAT > 10am—4pm