Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

November 05, 2013 14:00 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Forces Artists Program Event

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 5, 2013) - Media are invited to attend the biennial Canadian Forces Artists Program event, featuring display panels designed by Legion Magazine, hosted at the Canadian War Museum on Thursday, November 7, 2013. Major-General Paul Wynnyk, Deputy Commander of the Canadian Army, will be in attendance and will provide the opening remarks.

At the event, the experiences of artists involved in the Canadian Forces Artists Program will be discussed in a panel that will include writer/painter Scott Waters, playwright Talia Pura, videographer/photographer Charles Stankievech, sculptor/photographer Maskull Lasserre and videographer/photographer Nichola Feldman-Kiss.

WHEN: 4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 7, 2013
WHERE: Canadian War Museum, Barney Danson Theatre
1 Vimy Place, Ottawa, Ontario
WHAT: Opening Ceremonies will begin at 6:30 p.m. with an address by Major-General Wynnyk.

The Canadian Forces Artists Program provides a range of unique opportunities to support the independent and creative work of professional Canadian artists who wish to make a contribution to Canadian military heritage.

For more information, please visit the website on the Canadian Forces Artist Program.

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