Carleton University Art Gallery Presents a Pop-Up Performance Series featuring Jesse Stewart

The Carleton University Art Gallery (CUAG) will present Turning the Tables, the second of five live performances by Jesse Stewart in the CUAG / DOME Pop-Up series taking place across campus throughout 2017.

When: Monday, March 27, 2017, from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Carleton University Art Gallery, St. Patrick’s Building
Info: This event is free and open to the public.

The performance takes place inside Stewart’s portable geodesic dome, set up inside the gallery. It will consist of multiple record players converted into kinetic sound sculptures. Visitors are welcome to interact with the installation, changing the volume and speed of each turntable in a collaborative and improvisational musical performance.

To celebrate CUAG’s 25th anniversary and Carleton University’s 75th anniversary, CUAG commissioned the Juno award-winning artist to create live performances and sound installations.

Additional performance dates and locations are as follows:

When: Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, at 7 p.m.
Where: St. Patrick’s Building (outdoors), Carleton University, Ottawa

When: Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at noon.
Where: University Centre Galleria, Carleton University, Ottawa

About Carleton’s 75th Anniversary

Carleton’s 75th anniversary in 2017 celebrates the university’s commitment to giving back through education while pursuing contributions to the common good. These founding values are at the heart of the university’s focus on research, community partnerships and teaching excellence. Carleton students, faculty, staff and alumni are motivated by a desire to make their world a better place. And as the university marks a major milestone in Canada’s 150th anniversary year, we are showcasing the innovation and creativity of our collaborations. Because what’s good for Carleton is good for Canada and the world. It’s been a tradition for 75 years.


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