We are excited to announce the 2018 DJs In Residence:
DJ AOKS and DJ ZUKI!
Synonym First Friday After Party was created in an effort to encourage the public to engage in art openings across different neighbourhoods in the city and provide a gathering point in an inclusive space to celebrate our local art scene.
Doors 10PM / Cover $10
Mobility accessible + gender neutral bathrooms.
Liquid gold provided by the Synonym First Friday Beer Sponsor Barn Hammer Brewing Company
. (Look out for the exclusive beer bar!)
Synonym First Friday After Party(s) will take place in conjunction with our 2018 The Tallest Poppy Residency Program.
September 7, 2018
Indigenous Contemporary Art Curator Niki Little will be curating an exhibition in collaboration with Wall-to-Wall Mural and Culture Festival on the topic of Collectivity.
December 7, 2018
Synonym Art Consultation will hit the reset button with an OPEN CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS and of course – a celebration of our 2018 successes!
— PAST —
March 2, 2018
Erika MacPherson, will be creating an installation with artists Helga Jakobson and Freya Olafson, in which the public is encouraged bring personal items (photos, writings, etc.) into the artists' «dig-site» and in return, you will walk away with an artifact from the session.
June 1, 2018
Hip-hop artist Nestor Wynrush will create and perform a Live Mix Tape. This first-generation Canadian taps into his Caribbean roots to cook up an authentic pot-au-feu that can aptly be described as Winnipeg Rap with a dash of Red River, West Indian Soul.