FOUR WOMEN, FOUR VISIONS poetry reading and art exhibition — Friday, June 28th, 2024

FOUR WOMEN, FOUR VISIONS poetry reading and art exhibition — Friday, June 28th, 2024

FOUR WOMEN, FOUR VISION

Hope you can join us on Friday, June 28th for an evening of poetry and art in the beautiful, historic Foy House mansion at 92 Isabella Street! Clara Blackwood, Brenda Clews, Jennifer Hosein, and Archna Sahni will read their poetry surrounded by their artwork, with special guests Georgia Wilder and David Bateman. And there will be an open mic!

The event is from 6:30 to 9:00 pm, and after we’ll go down the street to the Artful Dodger pub. 

Thank you to the League of Canadian Poets for their support. 

POETS & PAINTERS at Foy House – April 21st, 2024

POETS & PAINTERS at Foy House – April 21st, 2024

POETS & PAINTERS
Sunday, April 21st

Please join us for the opening reception of POETS & PAINTERS, a group show of paintings, drawings & collage in support of Foy House. Eight poet/painters – Norman Allan, Clara Blackwood, David Bateman, Philip Cairns, Brenda Clews, Raymond Helkio, Jennifer Hosein, and Daniel Maluka – will present a ten-minute set of poetry from 1 – 5 pm, followed by an open mic. The exhibit runs from April 21 – 30. Foy House is located at 92 Isabella Street in Toronto.

 

 

FOUR WOMEN, FOUR VOICES poetry reading and art show, July 30, 2023

FOUR WOMEN, FOUR VOICES poetry reading and art show, July 30, 2023

 

FOUR WOMEN, FOUR VOICES

Hello poets, poetry lovers, artists, art lovers! Join us on Sunday, July 30th from 12:30 to 4:30 pm in the Living Room at the Tranzac Club for four unique women’s voices – Clara Blackwood, Brenda Clews, Jennifer Hosein and Archna Sahni. There will be a small art show with paintings by Clara, Brenda and Jennifer. The art show begins at 12:30 pm and readings begin at 2:00 pm. Archna will show her poetry film “Love Poem for Toronto,” her spiritual autobiography, as part of her reading. It promises to be an exciting afternoon! And yes, we will have free refreshments.

Poet Painters – November 23, 2022

Poet Painters – November 23, 2022

Painter Poets 2022

Painter Poets is an online reading on Wednesday, November 23 from 7 – 9 pm. Register via Eventbrite.

Painter Poets features Jennifer Hosein reading poems with her paintings, Allan Briesmaster, who will read poetry while showing a slideshow of Holly Briesmaster’s paintings, Brenda Clews reading poems on her late brother’s, Raymond Clews’, paintings, Carole Giangrande, who will show her fabulous bird photographs and read poems, and Ellen Chang Richardson, who writes startling and insightful poetry about contemporary art.

This event is supported by the League of Canadian Poets and the
Ontario Arts Council.