ESPACEFIBRE – EnAvril 2012
Galerie Valérie Schedule open
Merc/Weds. – Vendredi/Friday 1300 – 19:00
Sam/Sat 14:00 – 18:00
Dim/Sun 15:00 – 18:00
by appointment at other times.
All our activities take place at EspaceFibre; ( artist studios, dye kitchen and gallery spaces) located at: 2665 rue Augustin-Cantin, Montreal, (QC) H3K 1E2, 2nd floor, www.espacefibre.com
Metro Charlevoix, Green Line.
Activities Listed by Date:
April 4 – 30 Avril 2012
Exposition: Indigo Griots: Tales of an urban dyer – Montréal by Valérie d. Walker. Indigo Griots: Montréal is an intermedial (analogue -> digital and back again) lattice of exhibition, performances, artist talks, workshops, demonstrations and guided studio visits all taking place at EspaceFibre’s dye studios & exhibition space.
For more information follow this link
April 7 Avril: Guided artist-talk in gallery exhibition by Valérie D. Walker & Helene Brousseau.
April 11 Avril 15:00 – 19:00: Demonstration of natural indigo dyeing using various resist techniques by VDW or another Indigo Collective member, dye-vat studio space open to viewers, (by donation).
April 14 & 28 Avril, all day 9:00 – 17:00: Shibori & Indigo dyeing ateliers en Français by Nathalie Tremblay (see description). By reservation only, cost $120 (per workshop).
April 19 Avril, 16 – 21:00: Vernissage ou Moitissage (jeudi / Thursday) ** Exposition opens at 4pm that day!
April 21 Avril, All day 10:00 – 18:00: Atelier, Natural Indigo dyeing with silk & wool given by Valérie D. Walker, bilingual (see description of workshop). By reservation only, cost $110 (plus silk&wool materials).
April 25 Avril (this Date still To be Confirmed) Atelier/demonstration of simple shiboro folding and indigo dyeing for elementary school children given by Art Education student.
April 29 Avril: Guided artist-talk in gallery exhibition by Valérie D. Walker & participating artists.
This Sunday is essentially our closing day, although we may take reservations for Monday, it’ll be back to reality after that! Regular natural dyeing workshops begin in May!!