Arts briefs

Plant This Movie

Eco Team UWinnipeg is screening Plant This Movie on Friday, Jan. 24 at 6 p.m in the Bulman Student Centre (515 Portage Ave). The film explores different ways to amp up urban farming and locally grown food movements.

Pizza fundraiser for Arts Junktion

This Saturday, Eadha Bread bakery (577 Ellice Ave.) is throwing a pizza fundraiser for ArtsJunktion! $7 from each pie goes directly to the organization, which provides a safe space for folks to use recycled and donated art supplies. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m on Jan 25.

Winterruption Winnipeg

Real love Winnipeg and 4th quarter Records are presenting a night of local rap for the first edition of Winterruption Winnipeg on Saturday, Jan. 25. The show is at The Handsome Daughter (61 Sherbrook St.) and features Dill the giant (3Peat), Ed Riley, Flamenco Sketch and Sir louie. Tickets are $10 advance, and the doors open at 9:30 p.m.

Sweet on Sustainability

Sustainable South Osborne Community Co-op is hosting an afternoon of information sharing featuring local organizations that work with gardening, food and sustainability. learn about everything from fermentation to urban foraging. The event is on Saturday, Jan. 25 at lord Roberts Community Centre (725 Kylemore Ave.) from 1 to 4 p.m., and entrance is by donation.

Indigenous Is Not a genre

Indigenous Music West presents “Indigenous Is Not a genre: Indigenous Perspectives on the Music Industry” at The Forks, South Aisle (1 Forks Market Rd.). Speakers include musicians and other industry professionals and will address Indigenous identity and labels within music, marketing and presentation. The talk is free and goes from 7 to 9 p.m on Wednesday, Jan. 25.

Two solo exhibitions at Plug In ICA

Chen Zhe’s Towards Evenings: 891 Dusks, an Encyclopaedia of Psychological Experiences and Hyphen-lab’s NeuroSpeculative AfroFeminism are both opening at Plug In ICA (460 Portage Ave.) on Friday. The opening runs from 7 to 10 p.m. on Jan. 24, and you can catch Zhe in conversation with assistant curator Nasrim Himada on Thursday, Jan. 23 at 7 p.m.

Published in Volume 74, Number 15 of The Uniter (January 23, 2020)

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