High Performance Rodeo and the City of Calgary present

Art Matters

Their Excellencies the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean, Governor General of Canada, and Mr. Jean-Daniel Lafond would like to invite you to this public forum organized on the occasion of the High Performance Rodeo Festival and the This is My City Symposium.

Topic of Discussion: What is the power and purpose of using the arts to engage in social issues?

If you wish to attend this event, please RSVP to thisismycity.calgary@gmail.com.


Beth Gignac, City of Calgary Arts & Culture
Louise Gallagher, Calgary Drop-In & Rehab Centre
Ian Prinsloo, Theatre Artist and Animateur, Calgary
David Diamond, Headlines Theatre, Vancouver
Reg Knelsen, independent artist, Calgary
Brooklyn Fink, interdisciplinary artist, Calgary

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