To kick off NVA Equinox 2019: Avalon Emerson, Cashu, Pelada and more, we welcome two of our international artists for live Q&As about their practice and engagement with their local queer scenes.
15h — Luz – DJ
“Room 4 Resistance and contemporary queer nightlife in Berlin”
In collaboration with Goethe-Institut Montreal as part of the Queer As German Folk finissage.
16h — Cashu
“Mamba Negra and the queer Brazilian techno underground”
The talks will take place in English. Questions in French will be welcome and the moderator will translate.
Moderator: Leticia Trandafir / softcoresoft
Free and open to all.
Doors will be open as of noon for exhibitions visits.
Please arrive 30 minutes early to get a seat—first come, first served.
Join us for the Equinox party afterwards.
For our guests with reduced mobility: the talks will take place on the ground floor in the kitchen area, which can be accessed in a wheelchair. There is a wooden floor ramp for the main entrance step, and a large bathroom.
► LAND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
We would like to acknowledge that the land on which we gather for this event is located on unceded Indigenous lands. The Kanien’kehá:ka Nation is recognized as the custodians of the lands and waters on which we gather today. Tiohtiá:ke/Montreal is historically known as a gathering place for many First Nations. Today, it is home to a diverse population of Indigenous and other peoples. We respect the continued connections with the past, present and future in our ongoing relationships with Indigenous and other peoples within the Montreal community.