Sexual Assault: The Roadshow in Hamilton

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A travelling gallery focused on creating space for survivors of sexual violence to create art will be arriving in Hamilton on August 5th.

SACHA – Hamilton’s Sexual Assault Centre – will be hosting Sexual Assault: The Roadshow for the month of August. The Roadshow gallery – made of a modified shipping container – will travel on a flatbed truck to 15 cities and areas in Ontario over a three-year period.

Hamilton will be the third stop for The Roadshow which has visited Scadding Court Community Centre Scadding Court Community Centre in Scarborough and Ganǫhkwásra’ in Ohsweken.

While in Hamilton The Roadshow will have open hours so community members can experience the art created in previous stops as well as host art making workshops.

Come and visit Sexual Assault: The Roadshow at Good Shepherd’s courtyard at 25 Ray Street North:

Monday, August 8 2pm-7pm
Tuesday, August 9 2pm-7pm
Wednesday, August 10 2pm-7pm
Thursday, August 11 Workshop at 1pm and 5pm
Friday, August 12 5-8pm
Saturday, August 13 No open hours
Sunday, August 14 11am-1pm

Artist Heidi Cho will be leading zine making workshops around themes of safety and healing.

For more information about The Roadshow contact crickett@sacha.ca.

Sexual Assault: The Roadshow is funded by the Ontario Arts Council and is a project by sexual assault activist Jane Doe and renowned artist/activist Lillian Allen.  In Hamilton we appreciate the support of Good Shepherd Hamilton.

 

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