Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival

May 1 – June 22, 2019

Lakeshore Arts has two exhibitions in this year’s Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival. The IN FOCUS exhibitions feature metaphorical self-portraits and reflective poetry by select Grade 8 participants of Lakeshore Arts’ in-school educational program, Shazaam! In Focus.

The exhibitions explore identity and the value of self-reflection through digital photography and spoken word. The opening receptions will feature student performances.

Lakeshore Youth IN FOCUS

May 1 – June 22 | Lakeshore Arts

Opening Reception

Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019
Time: 4 PM-6 PM
Location: Lakeshore Arts’ Community Project Space (2422 Lake Shore Blvd W)

Participating Schools:
Second Street Junior Middle School
The Holy Trinity Catholic School

Rexdale Youth IN FOCUS

May 5 – June 4 | Albion Library, 1515 Albion Road

Opening Reception

Date: Saturday, May 11, 2019
Time: 2 PM – 4 PM
Location: Albion Library Auditorium

Participating School:
Beaumonde Heights Junior Middle School
The Elms Junior Middle School
Boys Leadership Academy

Youth IN FOCUS is an official exhibition for Scotiabank Contact Photography Festival and sponsored by Ontario Trillium Foundation.

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