Miziwe Biik Aboriginal Employment and Training presents Copyright 101
MiziweBiik Aboriginal Employment & Training
PROFESSIONALDEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS FOR
ABORIGINALARTISTS & ARTS MANAGERS
January2010...Continuing with the ProfessionalDevelopment Workshop Series, Miziwe Biik Aboriginal Employment and Trainingpresents Copyright 101. You are invited to join a discussion thatwill cover the basics of property rights as well as will cover someissues surrounding cultural appropriation and traditional knowledge(TK). The workshop is FREE with snacks and refreshments provided.
ArtsPresenter/Consultant, Denise Bolduc will offer insight into some essentialinformation regarding the pros and cons of copyright and Indigenous traditionalknowledge. Included in this presentation will be the screening of Guardingthe Family Silver. This documentary film questions where Indigenousand traditional knowledge, language and symbols fit in a world consumed byglobalization, commodification and commercialization. Directors TobyMills and Moana Maniapoto's film presents an exploration of intellectualcopyright from a Maori perspective. Denise Bolduc brings knowledgeand information to this discussion from her work with the Creators RightsAlliance and the Indigenous Peoples Caucus.
WORKSHOPINFO: COPYRIGHT 101
DATE: Friday, January 29, 2010
TIME: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
LOCATION: Miziwe Biik Aboriginal Employment & Training
LowerLevel Meeting Space
167Gerrard St. East
Toregister for either workshop, please rsvp at and include yourartistic discipline and/or your collective group or organization's name. Seating is limited, so book quickly!
FurtherArtist as Entrepreneur Professional Development Workshops will be scheduled inFebruary 2010. For Further information, contact: Denise Bolduc,Programmer/Coordinator @
I just wanted to thank ANDPVA for the opportunity you gave me to showcase my crafts and jewelllery at the Saturday Market. I met some really great people, especially other artists and made some new friends. Keep up the good work! Emilie Corbiere
I just wanted to thank ANDPVA for todays terrific workshop on publishing with Kateri. I learned so much and will put this new information to good use.
Author, artist and storyteller
Mark Tuesday, December 21st 6pm on your social calendar and come to the 21st Annual Kensington Market Festival of Lights to see the SKYWOMAN Shadow Puppet Performance by andpva's Indigenous Youth Leadership Team
andpva opens our Studio 171 doors 8am-noon alongside the Saturday Wychwood Barns Farmer's Market - Join us Dec 11 & 18 in time for holiday shopping!
We are delighted to have
been invited to partner with SLOW FOOD TORONTO and recruit Indigenous
musicians and artists to participate in the SLOW FOOD TORONTO
fundraising event this Friday, December 10th, 2010 6pm-9pm. If you social calendar is not too full, come on out
and join this delicious celebration.
The 7th Annual CIT Variety Showcase will be at the Native Canadian Centre of Toronto, ., on December 10, 2010,
with performances scheduled to start at 7 pm and run through to
9:30pm. The evening is by donation and all are invited to attend.