BOX Weekend Event


November 15, 16 17 – 41A Ardelt Place, Kitchener – Behind Double R Steel
Open to the Public Nov. 16 & 17 from 1- 4 pm
Special Pre-Show History and Art Talks – Enjoy a $5 Gourmet BOX Lunch
Admission is free!
BOX 13 is being held in an accessible location. Please contact BOX for assistance details.

Thirty-three juried visual artists’ work on display!
A percent of all BOX 13 art sales is donated to the Independent Living Centre of Waterloo Region, this year’s Charity Partner.


Special free public pre-show BOX 13 Talks include:


Sat. Nov. 16 @11:30 – 12:45 pm

Doors open at 11:00 am.

  • Manufacturing in a Knowledge Driven Economy will examine changes from traditional to advanced manufacturing with panelists from education and industry.
  • Hosted by Mike Farwell, radio and TV broadcaster, talk show host, debate moderator, sport events commentator, columnist and joined by …

Tim Ellis, CEO, Waterloo Accelerator Centre;
Ted McKechnie, Chairman/CEO, Canada’s Tech For Food;
David Perston, VP of Manufacturing, Thalmic Labs.
Mitchell Wawzonek, Chair – Engineering and Information Technology, Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning

  • Free public tours of the adjacent steel plant Double R Steel follow this Talk!


Sun. Nov. 17 @11:30 – 12:45 pm

Doors open at 11:00 am.

Beyond BOX will focus on opportunities outside of our community for visual artists.

Hosted By Suzanne Luke, Curator, Robert Langen Art Gallery, Wilfrid Laurier University, also Visual Arts Consultant for Perimeter Institute, and joined by …

Greg Holman, Director of Events – Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition/TOAE
Bryce Kanbara, Artist, Curator/Proprietor – Hamilton Artists Inc., Glenhyrst Art Gallery
Heather Kocsis, Artist -TOAE, The Artist Project Chicago, The Artist Project Toronto, New York Art Expo, Designing Greenwich, The Architectural Digest Design Show
Mary Catherine Newcomb, Sculptor – Red Head Gallery, Nethermind, Loop Gallery
Renann Isaacs, Dealer/Curator/Consultant – renann isaacs contemporary art gallery

Local artists with varied experiences will also be present for consultation


Pre-order a $5 Gourmet BOX lunch at E.V.O. Kitchen to be delivered to the venue for your enjoyment during the BOX 13 Talks!  or 519.740.9900
Limit one per visitor. Cash only payable at BOX 13.

For sale at BOX 13 – BOX and ILCWR logos on T-shirts, aprons, bags
$20 – by Screenworks

Footwear note…the BOX 13 venue is a factory location with graveled parking lots.


Contact BOX

Cathy Farwell, Founder- General Organizer

Email BOX
Call BOX  519.504.3277

Twitter: @BOXArtShow
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