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December 4, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
dis assembly: A Neurodiverse Arts Collective
We are a collaborative and supportive arts collective dedicated to neurodiversity and affirmative, creative activity to shift the field of research creation, support conditions for neurodiversity, to rethink support and collaboration, and to create networks for mutual support, inventing our own ways for living.
We invite you to join us as we celebrate the opening of our new studio at Artscape Youngplace with two upcoming events, free and open to the public:
Saturday December 4th 2021, noon-3pm
Artscape Youngplace, 180 Shaw St. Studio 109, Toronto
Covid Protocols: Attendees are requested to present proof of vaccination, and remain masked while inside the Artscape Youngplace building.
Panel Discussion: “Pandemic Paces”
Wednesday December 8th 2021, 4-5:30pm
Online Event. Please register in advance here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEkc-upqTkjHdVa50Y88Uorrt1CVRe8wAwG
Join Adam Wolfond, a non-speaking autistic poet/writer with Dr. Estée Klar, director of dis assembly: a neurodiverse arts collective. They will be joined by artist Ellen Bleiwas a collaborator at dis assembly, and poets and mentors of neurodivergent poets at Unrestricted Interest Chris Martin and Aviv Nisinzweig, to discuss how processual artistic practices support conditions for neurodiverse ways of creation and being.