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Art Spin 2011 Gearing Up

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Art Spin is a bicycle-led art crawl that takes place once a month during the summer, in downtown Toronto’s west end Art District and includes stops at commercial, artist run & public galleries – as well as installations by independent artists and visits to artist’s private work spaces – during June, July, and August.

Art Spin Toronto fundraizer "Create" LogoThis is Art Spin‘s third season, and this year their unveiling a new element in the Art Spin experience!

crEATe” is a fund raising dinner where Toronto Art Lovers will have an opportunity to mentor an artist and help “crEATe” a project that will become a stop on one of this summer’s Art Spin tours. Dinner guests will vote on the project proposal they like best and the winner will receive the profits from that dinner to fund their project which in turn will be included in one of our Art Spin tours this summer. The winning project proposals may receive funding of up to $1000!

The Art Spin crEATe mentoring dinner will take place on Wednesday, June 8th. at Lula Lounge at 1585 Dundas St. W. Doors open at 6:30pm and dinner will be served at 7pm.

Tickets for crEATe are only $45 for a three course meal (cash bar will be in effect) prepared by Enrique Wilson, the head chef of the Lula Lounge . Tickets must be purchased in advance, just go to the crEATe page at Art Spin‘s website  – http://www.artspin.ca/Art_Spin_cREAte.html – where you can purchase via Pay Pal.

Alternatively, email info@artspin.ca or call 416-532-5274 to purchase tickets in person.

If you’re an Artist with an proposal you think fits the theme, the deadline to submit proposals closes May 31st. Submission guidelines are avaiable at the link – or below:

http://www.artspin.ca/pdfs/crEATe_submissions_guide.pdf

- good luck.

Here’s a brief video exposé of Art Spin’s 2010 events

Video produced by Cheryl Rondeau

Art Spin website: www.artspin.ca

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