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Talk: Artists, Activists, and Academics on Water

  • Idea Exchange Old Post Office 12 Water St S Cambridge, Ontario (map)

On Wednesday September 4, Cambridge Art Galleries | Idea Exchange and BRIDGE Centre for Architecture and Design will be hosting a Common Waters Symposium that brings together voices from multiple disciplines who all have a shared interest in water advocacy.

5:00 -6:00 PM: The event begins with four Master's students from the University of Waterloo School of Architecture who will share their current research and how it relates to the themes of Common Waters.

6:00- 6:30 PM: Enjoy some light refreshments and snacks from Monigrams.

6:30 - 7:30 PM: Artists and Activists Panel - Common Waters exhibiting artist's Rochelle Rubenstein and Justin Langille along with Save Our Water members, Donna McCaw and Jan Beveridge, will discuss the impacts and effects of water extraction in rural Ontario communities.

The Climate Action Waterloo Region Street Team will also be here throughout the event with resources, questions, and interactive activities. The Climate Action Waterloo Region is a collaboration between local organizations and community members focused on climate change mitigation.

This is a free event, all are welcome to attend.


All Ages




For more information, call 519.621.0460 or ask us online.

Earlier Event: August 16
Talk: Meet the Artists
Later Event: September 14
Harvesting Ceremony