Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival
Alexis MacDonald, Rise Up, 2012. Vinyl.
Alexis MacDonald, Rise Up
2017 Launch

The Unsung S/heroes

Daniels Spectrum
585 Dundas St E

Join the Stephen Lewis Foundation and The Daniels Corporation for the opening celebration of The Unsung S/heroes exhibition, featuring special performances by Jackie Richardson, d’bi Young, Britta B, and Mustafa the Poet – award-winning artists committed to shining a spotlight on the pivotal role of African grandmothers. The evening will also include a discussion on the representation of African grandmothers and the power, role and responsibility of photography. Invited guests are Mama Darlina Tyawana (South African grandmother & AIDS activist with Treatment Action Campaign) and Kenneth Mugayehwenkyi (Founder and Executive Director of a leading national grandmothers’ organization in Uganda, Reach One Touch One). Please visit stephenlewisfoundation.org to RSVP for tickets.

Scotiabank CONTACT
Photography Festival

80 Spadina Ave Suite 205
Toronto ON M5V 2J4
Gallery Hours
Tue-Fri 11am–5pm
The CONTACT Gallery
is wheelchair accessible.