From June 17 2011 to June 19 2011
Multidisciplinary Event June 17th-19th, 2011
Once again this summer, La Centrale infiltrates the Main Madness promoting alternative commerce with its BOOM BAZAAR. Artists and artisans will be selling a variety works and hand-crafted objects. Also, a few surprises and we are proud to present one night of musical performances!
So come celebrate with us under the sun while supporting local talent!
Street performances !
7PM: ManyMental Mistakes
We are ManyMental Mistakes. We are three. Two girls and a boy.
Experimental / Post punk / Psychedelic
A duo interpretation of the Sold-Out Capitalisme Album in a Lo-Fi Base and Casio version.
Pop / Powerpop
Sidewalk Sale !
FRIDAY June 17, noon to 6pm
SATURDAY June 18, noon to 5pm
SUNDAY June 19, noon to 5pm
Mexican-born textile designer with a graphic desing and fine art background, she will be selling various objects crafted of textile and paper : greeting cards, magnets, necklaces, small brooches, art dolls, etc.
Trained as a silversmith jeweler, she selected for you articles among her expressive and intemporal sterling silver creations : fantasy rings, bracelets and pendents.
Self described artisan with various projects, she grows and presses real flowers and uses them in small scale works of mixed media (prints from old book pages, maps and music sheets) collage.
Montreal-born artist who received a BFA in Studio Arts and an MFA in Sculpture, she will be selling her Yellow Puzzles boxed in 3’’x 3’’x 3’’ clear plastic as well as doubled yellow lollipops.
In the realm of the printed arts, she has selected various works from her artistique practice and will be offering you : engraved wood, engravings, ink drawings, watercolours, etc.
Dedicated to her love for the fine craft of traditional Batik (Organic dyes), she will be selling all hand made shibori (tie dye) indigo and other colored shirts and scarves.
Paintor and social worker, she will propose to you her works, set in Montréal, depicting moments where women are lost in their thoughts.
Multidisciplinary artist who studied photography and received a Master of Arts, she will be selling artist books and engravings of different formats.
Spanish-born artist educated in Psychology, Gender Studies and Women’s History, she will have for sale her monotypes, photo etchings, collagraphies, as well as digital images.
Passionate about fashion and a student of Art History, she will be selling her neclaces, ear rings, rings, broches and hair accessories.
Montreal-based glass and textile designer/artist, she will be selling her jewelry creations akin to miniature sculptures or wearable art, made with a focus on detail and a deep interest in form.
** The presence of the artists and crafters will change depending on the day **
BOOM ALSO PRESENTS
Anonymous Sexts by Sarah Gotowka
Artist allows acces to her phone to anonymously text that special someone. Artist will approve messages prior to sending. Names and numbers will remain confidential.
FRIDAY, 3 to 6pm
SATURDAY, 3 to 5pm
SUNDAY, 3 to 5pm